Taught course

Information Technology

Coventry University · Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing

Entry requirements

To enter the course you need to have one of the following:

  • a good honours degree or an equivalent qualification
  • a relevant professional qualification of equivalent standard e.g. BCS Professional Graduate Diploma, CEng, CIM Diploma
  • a lower qualification plus appropriate and relevant experience at a professional level.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

An Information Technology MSc can fill in the gaps in your knowledge of database management, software engineering and project management.

Information technology (IT) forms a central part of the fabric of 21st century life, both socially and professionally. Now more than ever, the software infrastructure within any business or organisation is a critical factor towards its success. There is increasing demand for graduates who understand modern business systems, processes and strategy as they align to IT.

This professionally accredited course aims to deepen your insight into IT by developing your creative, critical, technical and managerial skills through independent and collaborative research-based or real-life projects, taking advantage of our connections with companies including IBM. You should be able to enhance your technical knowledge in areas such as bespoke software or web development, database management and e-commerce, exploring current issues, like cybersecurity or smart technologies. We will also explore master core project management and strategy development techniques.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Recruitment and Admissions Office
+44(0)24 7765 4321