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Information Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #801 (QS) ,
An Information Technology BSc degree at Middlesex University is a basis for a wide range of exciting IT-based careers including network management, systems design engineering, software development, web-application development. You will be taught by experts in the field in a high-tech lab and have access to specialist equipment.


Why study BSc Information Technology at Middlesex University?

The Information Technology BSc course is structured in ways that map explicitly on to modern technology, and includes systems design, application development in a modern industrial strength programming language, network design and management, web-application development including both server and client side programming.

Course highlights

  • This is a multidisciplinary course with the opportunity to undertake a one-year work experience placement
  • We are seeking BCS (British Computer Society) accreditation for this course and you will be eligible for BCS membership retrospectively when it is awarded
  • Practical hands-on experiments in our modern labs will be used to illustrate the application of theory and concepts
  • As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.


The degree prepares you for a wide range of varied careers. As a graduate you will have excellent career prospects and the range of potential employers will be vast across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. 

There is also the potential to work as a self employed director of your own business. Careers include key roles in the IT support sector, in the wider area of IT project development and wherever practical web, database and multimedia skills are required.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      4 years with placement
    • Average part-time duration 60 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

Year 1

  • Computing Systems Architecture and Operating Systems 
  • Introduction to Programming 
  • Emerging Technologies in Practice 
  • Information in Organisations 

Year 2

  • Data Management and Business Intelligence 
  • Project Management and Professional Practice 
  • Web Applications and Databases 
  • Information Systems Design and Analysis 
  • Operating Systems and Computer Networks 

Year 3

  • UG Individual Project 
  • Business Intelligence 
  • Industrial Network Design and Management
  • Teaching Computer Science in the Secondary School 
  • Advanced Web Development with Big Data
  • User Experience (UX) Design 

                                    English Language Requirements

                                    • Minimum required score:


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                                    General Requirements

                                    • 104 UCAS points, plus GCSE C English and Maths
                                    • Your prior achievement in awarded qualifications
                                    • Predicted achievement in the qualifications you are currently studying
                                    • Personal statement or statement of purpose for evidence of your motivation and commitment to your subject
                                    • References about your academic potential and personal qualities
                                    • Details of time spent at another Higher Education institution, even if the course was not completed.

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                                    Tuition Fee

                                    • International

                                      13500 GBP/year
                                      Tuition Fee
                                      Based on the original amount of 13500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
                                    • EU/EEA

                                      9250 GBP/year
                                      Tuition Fee
                                      Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
                                    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                                    UK/EU students
                                    • Part-time students: £77 per taught credit
                                    • Part-time students: £108 per taught credit

                                    Living costs for London

                                    • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
                                      Living Costs

                                    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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