Taught course

Computing (Security and Reliability)

Imperial College London · Department of Computing

Entry requirements

Our minimum requirement is a first-class degree in a subject with a substantial computing component.

Months of entry


Course content

This taught postgraduate course is aimed at students who may not have studied computing exclusively but who have studied a considerable amount of computing already.

If you want to become a specialist in a particular area of computing, this course will provide a first crucial step towards that goal.

This course specialises in the processes and mechanisms by which computer-based equipment, information and services are protected from unintended or unauthorised access. We also offer specialisms in:

Each specialism has a flexible mix of breadth and depth, consisting of two or three compulsory modules as well as choices from a selection of core and optional modules.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0) 20 7594 8298