This programme is only available for International students. Research the latest developments in an area of interest to you. Update and extend your knowledge through in-depth study of the latest technology in your area of speciality. Enhance your project management skills. Engage in intellectual analysis, critique and problem-solving.

What you will learn

  • Gain specialist knowledge in a chosen research area
  • Learn effective project management
  • Elective options include:
    • Cyber ethics
    • Multimedia application development
    • Network security and forensics
    • Information management
    • Cryptography
    • Information assurance
    • Network fundamentals


Career options

  • Project manager
  • Security engineer
  • Software developer
  • Network manager
  • IT systems analyst
  • Database manager


Entry criteria

A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification in information technology or related subject with at least a B grade average at Level 7 or 8, or have the acquired skills and knowledge through relevant work or professional experience.

International students

Minimum IELTS (academic) score of 6.5 with no band score lower than 6, or equivalent.