University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Information Technology

The course is designed particularly for those who have a degree in a non IT area, and who wish to develop modern IT skills and knowledge; this training course can be taken either at our Paisley campus, near Glasgow, or off campus, full-time, part-time, and by distance learning, enabling students to study at a time and place to suit work and other commitments.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a degree from a non-computing background or equivalent professional qualification and experience; students from a business, social sciences, arts, sports science, engineering or science background are encouraged to apply to this IT programme; students possessing an ordinary degree can apply to enrol on the postgraduate diploma and, on successful completion, transfer to the MSc programme.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 555 per Module (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Full-time - 5 months
PgDip Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Paisley Campus Paisley PA1 2BE Scotland
Distance Learning

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0141 849 4015