Programme Operation


The MSc in Cloud Computing is a 60 credit master's degree programme which is taught online. The programme is delivered part-time by night over two years (four semesters). On successful completion of the programme, the student will be awarded an MSc in Cloud Computing.


The MSc in Cloud Computing is a 60 credit programme, the cost per 5 ECTS is €625.

  • Semester 1 (15 credits): €1875
  • Semester 2 (15 credits): €1875
  • Semester 3 (10 credits): €1250
  • Semester 4 (20 credits): €2500

The total cost of the MSc in Cloud Computing programme is €7,500. Fees can be paid in instalments each year or semester installments of  as shown above. For further information please contact

Duration & Delivery

This is a two-year part-time programme taught over 24 months (4 semesters). The programme is delivered and accessed fully online using state of the art Cloud based technologies. Lectures are delivered online by night, streamed live over the Internet and recorded to facilitate easy playback to students. This offers great flexibility for students who can access lectures and labs anytime, anywhere on any device that has a web browser.


The CIT programme code for this part-time online master's degree is CR_KCLDC_9. The year one class code is KCLDC_91Y5 and the second year class code is KCLDC_92Y5. These codes may be required when contacting staff in the Institute.

Admission Requirements

Entry to the MSc in Cloud Computing will require a minimum of a Level 8 honours degree in Computing, Computer Science, Engineering or in a cognate discipline. Applicants who do not meet the above criteria will be considered on a case by case basis. Please see the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) page for further details.


Master of Science in Cloud Computing (Level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications).



Eoin O'Regan
Department of Computer Science

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