Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Network Management and Cloud Computing

This course is a rapidly-evolving specialism for which you need leadership, problem-solving and organisational skills as well as the technical ability. We make the most of our strong links with companies in the IT sector to ensure that we offer a highly relevant course with a marked emphasis on professional and applied skills. Practical work is an important part of every module, and unless you're already in employment, we'll encourage (and help) you to find a placement for up to 12 weeks, during which you'll work on your independent research project.

Entry requirements

A second class honours degree or above in computer science, science or engineering, or an equivalent overseas qualification. Those with other degrees but with a minimum of three years work experience will also be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: Computer networks and internetworking; operating systems and application environments; network management; network security and services; virtualisation and cloud computing; enterprise network troubleshooting; project research and communication skills; postgraduate project in computer and communications engineering.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through practical assignments, including laboratory work, and coursework including essays, reports, presentations and class discussions. Some assessed work will be group work. You will receive regular feedback on your work, including your assessed coursework and your exams.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 8411 5555