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MSc Internet and Media Clouds

Course Description


You will have the opportunity to gain balanced knowledge into both Internet and Media Cloud technologies and benefit from research-informed teaching through latest technology development outcomes in both areas.
This programme will provide you with knowledge and expertise in Internet and media clouds. It has been designed to give you a deep understanding of the Internet and communication networks, media clouds for storage and processing of Big Multimedia Data, as well as Future Internet architectures with media cloud structures and other related application areas.

Combination of the Internet and cloud technologies is the latest advancement in both fixed and mobile Internet technologies used for everyday professional business and personal applications.

The programme will help you to understand how cloud technologies can be used in a co-operative way to assist the Future Internet services. This will lead to triggering of further research in the area, benefitting all of you who engage with this programme.

See the website http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/institutes-programmes/internet-and-media-clouds/

Programme Aims

a) Develop students’ knowledge and expertise in Internet and media clouds through practical application analysing and evaluating problems and responding to challenges in real time

b) Develop students’ knowledge and understanding of the Internet and communication networks, media clouds for storage and processing, whilst creating knowledge on how to manage increasing audio/visual user data

c) Develop students’ critical thinking to assess the development, evaluation and implementation of the future Internet architectures with media cloud structures and other related application areas

d) Use action-based learning to provide individuals and teams with employment skills essential to the digital/tech industry

Programme Structure

To complete the MSc Internet and Media Clouds students must complete 8 x 15 credit modules. Students must choose and complete 2 of the 3 optional modules to complete the MSc Internet and Media Clouds. Students will pick a second subject from the list of nominated second subject modules offered by the other Institutes in the first semester. All students must complete a Dissertation worth 60 credits.


Modules are assessed primarily by exams and also include a combination of group exercises, presentations and time-constrained coursework and assignments with varying levels of weighting depending on the nature of each module.


Taking this programme will provide you with a major advantage with highly desirable knowledge to develop your job prospects in this very popular, demanding and fast advancing field of technology. It will help you develop and further your career in a wide range of technology companies engaged with large scale media data processing and Internet based services including cloud processing and storage.


- Collaborative Project
- Fundamentals of Multimedia Signals and Processing
- Internet and Communication Networks
- Media Cloud Applications and Services
- Cloud Technologies and Systems
- Dissertation


Choose two modules only
- Content and Network Security
- Internet of Things and Applications
- Introduction to Programming and MatLab


Choose one module only
- Design Thinking
- Media and Creative Industries: Context and Practices
- Media and Creative Industries: Critical Perspectives
- Leadership Models and Practices: Applications to a Sport Context
- Principles of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Analysing the Construction of Leadership for a Sport Context

Find more information on modules here http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/institutes-programmes/internet-and-media-clouds/


Loughborough University London offers a collaborative, innovative and inspiring learning environment, bringing together world-leading scholars, dynamic organisations and creative individuals with the emerging talent and leaders of tomorrow.
Our programmes, which combine real-world learning with theory-rich lectures, are delivered through our five institutes and academy:
- Institute for Design Innovation
- Institute for Digital Technologies
- Glendonbrook Institute for Enterprise Development
- Institute for Sport Business
- Institute for Media and Creative Industries
- Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance

You will not only develop an in-depth knowledge of your chosen subject area, but will also gain cross-disciplinary experience, giving you the breadth of skills and experience to thrive in your chosen career.

You will learn from and network with pioneering thought-leaders from a range of organisations –multi-national companies to small entrepreneurial start-ups, the private and voluntary sectors, and the eminently creative local London community.

Our vision for Loughborough University London has been shaped and informed by the University’s existing commercial partners and collaborators, which include several of the world’s most iconic brands.
We will be running regular keynote speaker programmes, seminars and invited lecturers from some of the world’s most influential business leaders, entrepreneurs, and public and voluntary sector organisations. Visit the People section of the website (http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/about/people/guest-speakers/ ) to see just a few of our iconic partners.

All have recognised the need to invest in the pipeline of future talent so that they can continue to recruit people with the skills, drive and creativity to compete and thrive in a globally competitive environment.

Find information on scholarships here http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/scholarships-and-bursaries/

Find out how to apply here http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk/study/how-to-apply/

Visit the MSc Internet and Media Clouds page on the Loughborough University London website for more details!

Student Profiles

Our range of scholarships, bursaries and support packages - No. of awards TBC

We are investing over half a million pounds (£0.5m) in our scholarship and bursary scheme to support your studies at Loughborough University London in 2016.This package of support celebrates and rewards excellence, innovation and community. Our ambition is to inspire students of the highest calibre and from all backgrounds and nationalities to study with us and benefit from the wider Loughborough University experience and network.Our range of scholarships, bursaries and support packages are available to UK, EU and international students.View the sections below to discover which scholarship options are right for you.What's on offer for 2016Inspiring Success Programme
For unemployed and underemployed* graduates living in the East London Growth Boroughs of Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets or Waltham Forest
Award value: 100% off your tuition fees
We are joining forces with The London Legacy Development Company to offer a two day programme of specialist support for graduates, including workshops, skills seminars and networking opportunities to increase students' employability and support those looking to enter into postgraduate education.
Eligibility: At the end of the programme, eight students will be selected for a 100% scholarship to study a masters course of their choice at our London campus in September 2016Dean's Award for Enterprise
For students looking for the skills and support to launch a new business
Award value: 90% off fees to launch your business idea
Eligibility: The award will be given at the discretion of the Dean and the Senior Leadership Team, based on a one-page submission of your business idea.East London Community Scholarship
For any students who obtained their GCSE’s or A-levels (or equivalent qualifications) from The Growth Boroughs – Barking and Dagenham, Greenwich, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest
Award value: 50% off your tuition fees
Eligibility: Competitive scholarship based on one-page submission showing your contribution to our communityAlumni Bursary
For all Loughborough University alumni
Award value: 20% off your tuition fees
Eligibility: International and UK/EU alumni holding a current offer for LoughboroughExcellence Scholarship
For international and UK/EU high achieving students
Award value: 20% off your tuition fees
Eligibility: Any student holding a high 2:1 or first class undergraduate degree or equivalent from a recognised high quality institution will be considered

Value of Scholarship(s)

See below


Our range of scholarships, bursaries and support packages are available to UK, EU and international students.

Application Procedure

Applications are now open for scholarships and bursaries for 2016. For further information and to find out whether you are eligible for a scholarship or bursary, please visit our Your Questions Answered
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Further Information


Entry Requirements

Minimum of a lower second class honours degree in electronics, computing, physics, mathematics or a related degree with industrial experience from a UK university, or an equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University. English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent. See View Website.

Course Fees

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