Taught course

Cyber Security

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Engineering and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • an honours degree in Computing or a Computing-related subject, including subjects with a significant core of computing
or
  • a professional qualification equivalent to an honours degree
Additional information:
  • IELTS English language requirement: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
  • Pearson requirements: 50-57
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
If you have any specific enquiries, please contact fetadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

LJMU's Cyber Security MSc enables students with computing and related experience to further their studies in this challenging and much in-demand sector.
  • Study a course based on the latest research and informed by industry liaison
  • Follow a curriculum aligned with the Government's professional practitioner benchmark for Cyber Security Masters-level study
  • Enhance your scientific, engineering and technical skills
  • Gain the knowledge and practical skills required for a career in Cyber Security
  • Benefit from the support of a personal tutor throughout your studies
Computer Security focuses on protecting computers, computer networks - such as public and private networks, critical infrastructure, smartphones, smart objects, software and digital information from unauthorised access, change or destruction.

This MSc is based on the latest research in the field. The programme and its modules are the result of extensive communications with industry and government, and the School maintains a regular industrial liaison panel. It is designed to equip you with advanced skills in the theory, practice, tools and applications necessary for a career in Cyber Security.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090