Taught course

Smart Networks

University of the West of Scotland · School of Computing

Entry requirements

Bachelor’s Honours Degree (2.2 or above) in Networking or Computer Science or a closely related discipline from a UK academic institute or an equivalent international degree qualification. All applicants are expected to be a qualified networking professional and competent in networking technologies. Applicants may also be considered with other academic, vocational or professional qualifications deemed to be equivalent.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

This new University of the West of Scotland (UWS), specialised Masters course in Smart Networks is unique in Scotland and is designed for meeting the increasing business requirements of modern enterprises. It builds upon your networking and computing expertise and focuses on the latest and emerging smart networking technologies including Cloud Computing, Virtual Networking, Data Centre Management, Internet of Things (IoT), 4G/5G Mobile Networks, Mobile App Development, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), and Data & Network Security which are creating new opportunities for business, education, research and many other aspects of our daily lives.

The aim of this specialised Masters course is to provide you with the necessary skills which are demanded by industry.

Fees and funding

For further information on funding please visit the UWS website - www.uws.ac.uk/fundingadvice

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Student Enquiries Team
0800 027 1000 (+44 141 849 4101 out with UK)