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Online degrees at LIBF IT degrees

Discover your path to tech success

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding journey into the world of tech? Whether you want to create ground-breaking AI systems, contribute to the advancement of computer science, protect organisations from cyber threats, or develop innovative software solutions, our degrees will provide you with the skill and foundation you need to succeed.

Start dates and duration

Choose to study full or part-time online.

Start your course on any day you choose.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate: 2 subjects at A-Level or equivalent.

Postgraduate: a 2:2 first degree or equivalent.

Tuition fees and funding support

UK residents may be eligible for a student loan or our LIBF Scholarship.

Fee reductions available of up to 10% for tuition fees paid in advance.

Why study a tech degree?

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With advancements in technology shaping the world we live in, there has never been a better time to pursue a tech degree.

In 2022, the UK tech sector reached a value of just under $1 trillion (Tech Nation, A Decade of UK Tech 2023) – placing it as the third highest-valued tech sector in the world. According to the same report, the number of people employed in UK tech startups and scaleups grew from under 3 million in 2019 to just under 5 million in 2022. And in their 2024 Technology Salary Guide for the UK, Morgan McKinley reports that 50% of technology hiring managers are planning to recruit in the next 6 months.

Types of IT Degrees

At LIBF, we offer a diverse range of degree courses that are designed to provide you with the knowledge, skills and tools needed to find the perfect fit for your future.

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Artificial intelligence degrees

If you're fascinated by the field of artificial intelligence, our BSc Artificial Intelligence online and MSc Artificial Intelligence online courses will allow you to explore the exciting possibilities of machine learning, natural language processing, and robotics. You'll gain a deep understanding of AI technologies and how they are transforming industries across the globe.

Depending on the level you study at and the elective modules you choose, you'll develop skills in:

  • Python programming applications in data science and AI

  • mathematics and the essentials of probability and descriptive statistics

  • machine learning processes and features engineering

  • neural network architectures and methods to train AI.

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Computing degrees

A BSc Computer Science or a MSc Computer Science online qualification can enhance your understanding of data structures, algorithms and software development methodologies. You'll learn how to design and develop efficient and scalable solutions that meet the demands of today's digital world.

Depending on the level you study at and the elective modules you choose, you'll develop skills in:

  • programming languages like Python and Javascript

  • managing operating systems and distributed systems

  • software engineering and application development

  • database design and management with SQL and NoSQL.

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Cyber security degrees

With a BSc Cyber Security or MSc Cyber Security online course, you'll learn how to identify vulnerabilities, implement robust security measures, and investigate and respond to cyber incidents and become a valuable asset to companies in the fight against cybercrime.

Depending on the level you study at and the elective modules you choose, you'll develop skills in:

  • implementing core principles of data protection

  • conducting detailed network forensics and cyber risk assessments

  • principles of ethical hacking and system penetration testing

  • application of IT governance, compliance and law frameworks.

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Software development degrees

If your passion lies in building innovative software solutions that improve the way we live and work, our BSc Software Development qualification is the perfect choice. You'll develop programming skills while gaining a solid understanding of engineering principles, concepts and best practices.

Depending on the level you study at and the elective modules you choose, you'll develop skills in:

  • software engineering fundamentals

  • managing and designing databases with SQL and NoSQL

  • programming languages, such as Python and Java

  • working with data structures and algorithms.

Career prospects with a computing degree

With a computing degree from LIBF, you'll be well-equipped to thrive in the modern world of work. The tech industry is booming, and employers are actively seeking talented graduates who can drive innovation and solve complex problems. From startups to multinational corporations, your expertise in tech will be in high demand.

So, whether you aspire to become a software engineer, cybersecurity analyst, data scientist, or AI specialist, a computing degree qualification will give you the edge you need to succeed.

Why choose LIBF's IT degrees?

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Our online degrees offer unparalleled flexibility, allowing you to start your degree on any day that suits you best. Whether you prefer full or part-time study, our qualifications are designed to fit your life. We also offer flexible funding options – pay monthly, annually, or in full, with discounts available for annual or in-full payments.

With access to expert Study Coaches and career advisors, you'll receive personalised support every step of the way. With over 140 years of experience in education and a Silver-rating for teaching excellence (TEF, 2023), you can be sure that we're committed to your success and have a proven track record of delivering high-quality education.

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Contact us about our online degrees

If you have any queries about how to apply for our online degrees, or anything else, please contact our Study Advisors.

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 6.00pm UK time.

Get your online degree digital prospectus

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