Taught course

Cyber Security

Institution
University of Birmingham · School of Computer Science
Qualifications
MScMasters

Entry requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject (eg, Computer Science or a closely related discipline) or international equivalent in Computer Science or a closely related discipline. A solid foundation in programming and knowledge of data structures and algorithms, in particular, knowledge of object-oriented programming will be a strong asset.

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

Computing infrastructure is now vital for communication, government, commerce, and control of our physical environment, and is a potential target of terrorist and criminal attacks. Graduates who understand the technologies and practices that underpin secure computer systems are in great and ever-growing demand.

This programme will give you the skills you need to deal with current and future cyber security threats. It provides a solid foundation for graduates to pursue a career in the software industry or research.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Masters

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Admissions
Email
msc-admissions@cs.bham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 415 8742