BSc (Hons) in Cloud Computing, Level 8
Cork Institute of Technology – CR_KCLDC_8

1 year part-time course

Course Overview

CIT’s Department of Computing has developed a one year add-on honours Bachelor of Science in Cloud Computing degree that aims to develop students both technically and personally and produce broad based graduates of high academic and practical standards to match the needs of both the Irish and international IT industry. This unique programme was developed in conjunction with leading experts from EMC, VMware, Cisco, SpringSource, Microsoft, RSA and other key cloud computing companies.

Course content

Online programme. An emphasis is placed on cloud computing throughout this programme and this focus is supported by the addition of modules in networking, virtualisation, storage, security, application development, data mining and individual multidisciplinary projects. This combination of modules along with practical and laboratory workshops provides graduates with an ideal education that will enable them to seek entry to a wide variety of roles and levels of responsibility within the workforce.

Career prospects; Further studies

Graduates from the programme may apply for the taught MSc in Cloud Computing. Graduates may also apply to study for a research based MSc or PhD.

Entry requirements

Level 7 in Computing or a cognate discipline


€9,600 in total but may be paid in 3 instalments of €3,200 each

Contact details

Dr Donna O’Shea