Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Data Centre Leadership and Management

Data centres are fast-moving, complex businesses that need decisive, knowledgeable leaders. Our course gives practicing data centre managers the opportunity to develop and advance their leadership abilities.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree. Entry is also based on the applicant's overall suitability to the course. We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Data centre leadership; finance for non-financial managers; sustainable design for high capacity data centres; data centre infrastructure management, security and disaster recovery; human resource management and organisational capability development; decision making in critical services; contemporary issues in leadership and management; research methods for business and management; postgraduate major project.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through a range of written assignments, portfolio assessments and report work. Students are encouraged to explore the application of theoretical constructs to their own workplace through the use of contextualised assessments, online discussions, and tutor-lead activities.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Distance learning September 2016 - 3 years
MA Distance learning January 2017 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance learning/online study

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Anglia Ruskin University
Telephone number: 
01245 686868