Taught course

Information Technology

University of Derby · College of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

- An honours degree (at least 2.2) or equivalent qualifications / experience in a computing discipline - If English is not your first language you will need to demonstrate proficiency in English (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The world of information technology is advancing at a remarkable pace, with emerging technologies and developments with smartphones, personal navigation systems and widespread access to broadband Internet. It means there are exciting career opportunities ahead for professionals who can harness IT in new ways to create tangible, business advantage.

Our far-reaching MSc Information Technology prepares you to tackle work-based challenges using IT practically and intelligently. By the end of this programme, you will be able to analyse, synthesise and evaluate both the human and technology factors that are required to apply IT in industry successfully.

Fees and funding

UK students
£875 per 20 credits
International students
£14,700 for the full programme

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

You'll be assessed by a range of methods, such as analytical essays, reports on lab based problems, assignments using case studies, multi-task practical portfolios and presentations.

Course contact details

+44 (0)1332 591044