City, University of London

City, University of London

Cyber Security

The MSc in Cyber Security will prepare students for a successful career in the various roles directly and indirectly connected to the world of computer, network and information security. It will develop specialist analytical, operational and development skills in both technical and socio-technical areas of cyber security.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a good 2nd class Honours degree from a UK university (or equivalent) in computer science or a related discipline with some mathematical content. Relevant industrial experience may also be considered for entry to this course.

Course modules

Core modules: information security management; network security; security auditing and certification; readings in computer science; research methods and professional issues; cryptography. Elective modules: digital forensics; cyber crime; data visualisation; sociotechnical systems; advanced algorithms and data structures; individual project


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,000 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,500 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7040 5060