Taught course

Cyber Technology

De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics
MScMSc with Placement

Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:1 minimum) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Developed in conjunction with our Industrial Advisory Group which includes Airbus, BT, Deloitte UK and Rolls-Royce, Cyber Technology MSc provides you the opportunity to choose from four main pathways: Cyber Security, Digital Forensics, Software Engineering and Management. You have the opportunity to choose a pure pathway, for example Software Engineering, or mixed pathways, for example the choices of modules could lead to a degree in Cyber Security with Management. In addition to industry support, the Cyber Security pathway is provisionally certified by GCHQ.


Compulsory modules

Legal, Ethical and Professional Practice and Research Methods


Specialist areas of study

Cyber Security

Software Engineering

Digital Forensics



Information for international students

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-18 months
part time
24+ months

MSc with Placement

full time
24-30 months

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