Cloud-based systems are the latest development in large-scale computing, and it is predicted that billions of Euros will be spent by European businesses on cloud computing in the coming years. But despite this, there are still surprisingly few graduate-level courses in this area.
Our course targets a known need in industry, providing an opportunity for you to study this exciting underlying technology. You gain hands-on experience with various types of cloud models and modern computing systems that use or support cloud computing. You will master areas including:
Application development for cloud systems Cloud management technologies System architectures High-performance computing Social networking application development Computer and Network Security
We equip you with the knowledge and understanding to contribute fully to this quickly changing and developing area so that you can enter a range of employment roles related to cloud systems, including developing cloud based applications, managing cloud systems and designing cloud infrastructures.
Our School is a community of scholars leading the way in technological research and development. Today’s computer scientists are creative people who are focused and committed, yet restless and experimental. We are home to many of the world’s top scientists, and our work is driven by creativity and imagination as well as technical excellence.
We are ranked Top 10 in the UK in the 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities, with more than two-thirds of our research rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent (REF 2014). Professional accreditation
This degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).This accreditation is increasingly sought by employers, and provides the first stage towards eventual professional registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).