University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Smart Networks

The course aim is that students will gain an understanding of the key concepts, latest standards, enabling technologies and applications in designing, deploying, operating and evaluating the emerging smart networks. In addition to systematic theoretical understanding, though, this Masters is practically-focused, gaining extensive hands-on laboratory experience in realistic smart networking scenarios.

Entry requirements

Bachelor�s Honours Degree (2.2 or above) in Networking or Computer Science or a closely related discipline from a UK academic institute or an equivalent international degree qualification. All applicants are expected to be a qualified networking professional and competent in networking technologies. Applicants may also be considered with other academic, vocational or professional qualifications deemed to be equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 555 per Module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Telephone number: 
0141 849 4109