Entry requirements

  • At least a 2.2 honours degree in a related area.
  • Or a relevant postgraduate or professional qualification.
  • and/or relevant work experience.
  • You should be able to demonstrate competency in computer programming.
  • EU and international students need IELTS 6.0 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed for those wishing to develop a career as a cyber security professional or to take a leading technical or managerial role. It is suitable for those from a computer science or information technology education background.

The programme is also able to cater for those with no formal studies in computer science but where significant interest in cyber security can instead be demonstrated. The course covers all aspects of cyber security, including network, computer and information security. Alongside this, the course focuses on the business context, so that students can progress their careers more rapidly and aim specifically at management positions.

By having GDPR in action, there will be more roles in companies for information security managers, which makes the MSc Cyber Security a brilliant opportunity for a huge market need.

The university has many links with the cyber security industry, which has informed curriculum development and supports opportunities for research.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries
Email
enquiries@glos.ac.uk
Phone
03330 141414