Taught course

Information Technology and Cyber Security

Institution
Robert Gordon University · School of Computing
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any NON-Computing discipline.

Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc Information Technology with Cyber Security course provides an opportunity for candidates wishing to formalise their existing IT experience with a qualification, and for graduates of non-computing disciplines to develop the specialist skills suitable to transition into an exciting career in computing, with a specialism in cyber security.

The course will provide you with the core computing and cyber security knowledge and skills required to work within a technical IT environment.

Throughout the course, content is complemented by practical work undertaken in state-of-the-art facilities, using tools and techniques to allow you to match software solutions to the needs of businesses. This practical element will increase your theoretical understanding by developing real-world problem-solving skills, enhancing your employability as a graduate.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.0 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent. We accept a variety of in-country and secure English language tests, find out more: https://www.rgu.ac.uk/study/international-students/english-language-requirements

Fees and funding

UK students
£6,920
International students
£14,950

Find out more at - www.rgu.ac.uk/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-17 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    28-36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Student Admissions Service
Email
admissions@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1224 262728