Information Technology (Distance Learning)

London Metropolitan University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
5780 GBP/year
5780 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Information Technology (Distance learning) 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.


Why study this course?

Career-focused and up-to-date with the latest theory and practice, the Information Technology (Distance learning) from London Metropolitan University trains you in the fundamentals and development of IT systems. Accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS) - The Chartered Institute for IT, it can also prepare you for the industry-recognised Oracle Professional Certification.

After the course

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

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 (Distance Learning)
  • Research and Development Skills (Distance Learning)
  • Software Project Management

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.





Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

You 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

  • International

    5780 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5780 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5780 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5780 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part time:

  • UK/EU: £640 per 20 credit module
  • International: £640 per 20 credit module


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.

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!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Information Technology (Distance Learning)
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