12 months
6300 GBP/year
6300 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Career-focused and up-to-date with the latest theory and practice, the Information Technology (Distance Learning) course from London Metropolitan University trains you in the fundamentals and development of IT systems.

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This Information Technology (Distance Learning) course from London Metropolitan University develops your understanding and knowledge of current and emerging IT and computer technologies.

You’ll develop a combination of relevant technical skills and client-facing awareness within the IT industry, preparing you for an IT career or helping you advance in your current role.

The course is specifically designed for career enhancement. It aims to equip you with important knowledge and skills highly valued by employers in the IT industry. These include mobile computing, IT security management, advanced databases and software project management.

Where this course can take you

Successful completion of this course will offer you a wide range of career opportunities in the Information Technology industry in private and public sectors.

You’ll be fully prepared to work in a variety of areas. These include:

  • database administration
  • project management
  • mobile and web development
  • business or systems analysis
  • IT consultancy, support services
  • product management and training


This course is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS) - The Chartered Institute for IT. It also meets the educational requirement for Chartered IT Professional (CITP) Further Learning registration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Communication Technologies for IT (Distance Learning)
  • Database Systems with Professional Certification (Distance Learning) 
  • IT Security Management (Distance Learning) 
  • MSc Project (Distance Learning) 
  • Mobile Application Design and Development 
  • Research and Development Skills
  • Software Project Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirementsYou will be required to have:

  • a lower second-class honours degree in a computing-related subject or a pre-master's course in computing and technology

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6300 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6300 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.


  • UK: £700 per 20 credits
  • International: £700 per 20 credits


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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