|Study location||United Kingdom, City Centre Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£12,000 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
at least a Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in Computing, Engineering or Information Management
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
On our highly regarded MSc Cyber Security, you will work with internationally renowned experts from our Centre for Cyber Security.
This course provides a broad foundation for Cyber Security concepts while delivering advanced knowledge and skills in key technical areas. Designed to meet the growing demand from global business and industry for robust cyber security systems, this course underpins the principles and practical professional skills you’ll need to meet the future challenges faced by organisations, particularly when it comes to strategic security planning.
This course provides future Cyber Security professionals with the knowledge and skills needed by the employers. Our strong links with industry enable us to teach the most demanding topics. You will develop state of the art technical knowledge, intellectual know-how, management capabilities and hands-on practical skills to succeed in meeting the Cyber Security challenges faced by modern organisations.
Our academic staff members are actively engaged with government and industry to help solve their complex problems. These strong links provide you with plenty of professional opportunities that will help you to acquire valuable exposure to the real life challenges of Cyber Security.
Our courses emphasises the important technical material that must be understood in order to make effective cyber security decision-making.
The Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) has identified eight main categories of jobs:
- Incident and threat managers and forensic experts
- Risk analysts and managers
- Policy makers and strategists
- Operations and security management
- Engineering, architecture and design
- Education, training and awareness
- Lawyers specialising in advice and prosecution for internet crime and data protection.