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Master of Science in Information Technology (MSc) Top-up

Graduate from London Metropolitan University

The NCC Education Level 7 Diploma in Business Management (L7DBM) is an Ofqual regulated qualification that is recognised as suitable entry route onto London Metropolitan University’s MSc in Information Technology. This route allows students to fast-track their studies to gain an IT Master’s.


The MSc in Information Technology is specifically designed for career enhancement. It aims to equip learners with important knowledge and skills highly valued by employers in the IT industry. These include mobile computing, information systems, advanced databases and project management.

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  • London Metropolitan University, commonly known as London Met, is a public research university in London, England.

    The University of North London (formerly the Polytechnic of North London) and London Guildhall University (formerly the City of London Polytechnic) merged in 2002 to create London Metropolitan University. The University’s roots go back to 1848.

  • Once candidates have completed the NCC Education L7DBM they are eligible to apply onto an accelerated study option directly with London Metropolitan University and be awarded an MSc in Information Technology via distance learning.

    Successful completion of this course offers a wide range of career opportunities in the Information Technology industry in the private and public sectors. These include:

    • Database Administration
    • Project Management
    • Mobile and Web Development
    • Business or Systems Analysis
    • IT Consultancy, Support Services
    • Product Management and Training

    Delivery method

    Online distance learning.

  • The NCC Education Level 7 Diploma in Business Management (L7DBM).

    How to study the Level 7 Diploma in Business Management (L7DBM)?

    Students can attend face-to-face classes with an NCC Education Accredited Partner Centre (APC), or take the independent route and study 100% online. Our blended route offers the best of both worlds, with a mix of face-to-face teaching and online learning.

    To attend face-to-face classes or if you would like to take the blended study route please contact one of our Accredited Partner Centres directly.

    If you would like to study fully online, contact postgraduate@nccedu.com.

  • The modules listed below are for the academic year 2020/21 and represent the course modules at this time. Modules and module details (including, but not limited to, location and time) are subject to change over time.

    Year one modules include:

    • Communication Technologies for IT (Distance Learning) (core,20 credits)
    • Database Systems with Professional Certification (Distance Learning) (core, 20 credits)
    • IT Security Management (Distance Learning) (core,20 credits)
    • MSc Project (Distance Learning) (core, 60 credits)
    • Mobile Application Design and Development (Distance Learning) (core, 20 credits)
    • Research and Development Skills (Distance Learning) (core, 20 credits)
    • Software Project Management (Distance Learning) (core, 20 credits)
  • If you would like to apply to this programme, you must apply through the University here.

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