A UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.
Months of entry
MSc IT Security provides an overview of information security related issues including: risk and risk management, people and physical security, network and computer security and secure programming. This course is a fast track degree for those that want to work in the computing and IT industry.
You will learn how to critically analyse security issues and problems affecting computer systems as well as extending your programming skills and Intenet based applications. You will also develop research skills that will help you in completing your research project on your chosen topic.
In addition, there is also the opportunity to undertake a one year paid work placement in industry on the MSc route, further enhancing your employability.
Information for international students
International students need IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing).
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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