Duration of programme: 1 year full-time - six months of taught modules on campus and a six month individual project (possibly within industry) Start date: October
Intake: Up to 25 per year
UK and EU students: £5,500 (2015/16 fee)
International students: £16,500 (2015/16 fee)
A limited number of scholarships are available for this programme, subject to the fulfilment of academic and other eligibility criteria. For up-to-date information please visit the EAS Fees & Scholarships page
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This programme aims to:
advance knowledge, understanding and skills in professional practice in IT and management of software systems
prepare for an effective career with the potential to reach a leadership role
provide practical experience of IT projects from the initial analysis of a problem, through design and planning, implementation and documentation in order to prepare for effective participation in the IT industry.
The programme runs for 12 months from October to September with examinations / assessments held in December and March/April. The programme requires the student to undertake seven taught modules, which run between October and March, followed by the completion of a major six-month project of approximately 15,000 words, to be submitted by the end of September. The oral examination of the project is expected to take place within one month of submission.
*module delivered by Aston Business School
Taught modules are complemented with a substantial 80 credit individual project. Students are allowed to decide on the particular topic for their project. All projects are supervised by an academic member of staff, providing the students the opportunity for extended application of the knowledge and skills acquired in the taught part of the programme.
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MSc IT Project Management
"My experience at Aston was one of which I will never forget. It gave me the opportunity to be taught by professors with great experience and professionalism in their field of expertise.
During the course I also had the opportunity to meet classmates from different backgrounds and cultures."
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