Taught course

Software Technology with Network Management

Institution
Robert Gordon University · School of Computing
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

This course is ideal for students who possess a first degree in any non-computing discipline. Other qualifications and experience will be considered with entry being subject to the University's judgement that the person has reasonable expectation of being able to fulfil the requirements of the award.

All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.0 or its equivalent prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course provides an opportunity for graduates of non-computing disciplines to develop the specialist skills suitable for a career in Computing. It allows those who wish to apply their knowledge and expertise in a technical environment to develop the core computing skills needed to do so.

You will develop skills in software development, database systems, network management and web programming, as well as the research and development skills required to undertake a sustained piece of software project work. The Software Project Engineering, Cisco modules and MSc Project modules are of particular value to employers.

This course is available to study full-time or part-time. The part-time mode is ideal if you would like to develop your career but are unable to commit to full time study.

Information for international students

For more information, international students should visit: www.rgu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/softtechnw
International students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/softtechnw

For Academic Year 2017/2018

Scottish/EU Students

Full-time

  • £3,400 for the entire MSc course

Part-time

  • £1,700 for year 1
  • £1,700 for year 2
  • No fee for year 3

Rest of UK Students

Full-time

  • £6,750 for the entire MSc course

Part-time

  • £2,530 for year 1
  • £2,530 for year 2
  • £1,690 for year 3

International Students

Full-time

  • £12,820 for the entire MSc course

Part-time

  • £4,809 for year 1
  • £4,809 for year 2
  • £3,200 for year 3

For more information on fees, funding and scholarships, students should visit our Student Finance website:
www.rgu.ac.uk/studentfinance

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
24 months

PGCert

full time
4 months
part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
PGOffice@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 26 2209