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Data Centre Leadership and Management, Master

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #301 (WUR) Online
The Data Centre Leadership and Management  course at Anglia Ruskin University is delivered by the leader in technical education for the digital infrastructure industry, CNet Training (as an Associate College of Anglia Ruskin University), the world's first and only Masters Degree in Data Centre Leadership and Management is the ultimate qualification for data centre professionals to aspire to.


Data Centres are complex facilities that are expected to deliver faultless service and financial results in a world of rapidly changing technologies, business pressures and environmental expectations.

In order to achieve this, Data Centres need highly capable leaders and managers – individuals who are capable of dealing with business complexity and technological change with the knowledge and skills to ensure their teams deliver against consistently challenging objectives.

The Masters Degree in Data Centre Leadership and Management is a unique course, which has been designed in collaboration with the industry to advance Data Centre professionals worldwide. No other course offers Data Centre professionals this high level leadership and management education tailored to the data centre sector.

The Data Centre Leadership and Management  course at Anglia Ruskin University harnesses CNet's unique insight into Data Centre operations and expertise in business leadership and management. Topics have been selected on the basis of feedback from the industry and Data Centre professionals who are themselves involved with delivering the course alongside other hand-picked specialists. The course is based around the learners' professional work in order to ensure that the learning is relevant and can be applied to the workplace.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Centre Leadership
  • Sustainable Design for High Capacity Data Centres
  • Finance for Decision Making
  • Data Centre Infrastructure Management, Security and Disaster Recovery
  • HRM and Organisational Capability Development
  • Decision Making in Critical Services

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • It can take up to four weeks to consider applications, so we recommend you apply at least a month before your preferred start date.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • This program has been designed for people in leadership and management positions within Data Centre facilities. CNet will consider all applications individually, taking into account each applicant's experience and qualifications.
We encourage you to apply if you:
  • Work in a Data Centre facility
  • Experience: Have at least two years at middle or senior management level in a data centre context

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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