University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

Information Technology

The MSc in Information Technology develops students' critical understanding of the issues associated with using information technology systems and their impact on business processes and project management. As well as developing an appreciation of theoretical and research aspects in the field, students will acquire practical and evaluative skills in using and maintaining information technology systems.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree from a UK university, or its equivalent. All applicants whose 1st language is not English, require IELTS 7.0, or equivalent; IELTS 6.5, 6.0, or equivalent, is accepted with conditions.

Course modules

Core modules: In-depth theoretical, and practical understanding of databases; web technologies; office software. Optional modules: Security issues in information management; information technology systems, usability, and the human-computer interface; information technology software engineering principles; digital media.

Assessment methods

MSc: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a research project and dissertation of up to 15,000 words.

Sponsorship information

Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas & Margaret Roddan Trust bursary; SAAS postgraduate funding.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
01334 463253