Taught course

Cloud Computing

University of East London · School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering - ACE

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree 2.2 or above, in Computer Science (or equivalent degree with significant maths and computing content).

We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course aims at equipping you with the computation, mathematical, and business views of cloud computing and after successfully completing the course you should be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of theoretical as well as the applied side of cloud computing.

This programme is designed to give you the opportunity to:

  • Plan, manage and deliver significant cloud computing based projects, resulting in a high-quality research output through dissertation
  • Investigate and develop cloud computing projects within the confines of the ethical, social and professional context of cloud computing
  • To equip you with key concepts in cloud computing; such as IAAS, PAAS & SAAS
  • Gain advanced theoretical and specialist practical knowledge of progressive and emerging topics including DevOps, virtualisation, software-defined network
  • Create innovative solutions through the integration of a range of standard and specialised cloud computing tools/technologies
  • Develop the professional skills necessary for a senior career in the IT industry.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Government funding and student loans:

There are various opportunities for government funding and student loans which you may be eligible to apply for. For more information you may visit:


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Applicant Relations
+44 (0) 208 223 3333