Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Computer Network Management

Students on this course focus on the operation and management of computer networks and are introduced to the concepts, paradigms and functions as well as the underlying applications and tools for network management. The course is aimed at candidates with a business or management qualification that includes a significant IT component, or IT background. Students will address the fundamental importance of networked information management related to the business objectives of an organisation. The course provides the skills to use computer network management tools and the systems and knowledge of current developments in information and communication technologies, standards and applications.

Entry requirements

2nd 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 3 years work experience will also be considered. Applicants must have competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening and writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Course modules

Computer networks, wireless and mobile communications systems; network management, security and disaster recovery; network systems and services; web-based information systems management.

Assessment methods

Taught modules are assessed by unseen examination and coursework, including group assignments, team presentations and project activities. The postgraduate project is assessed by a proposal, a milestone report and the final dissertation report.


Qualification Study mode 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
MSc Part-time £ 48 per Credit (home fees) 2 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