Information Security, M.Sc. | ITMO University | Saint Petersburg, Russia
M.Sc. On Campus

Information Security

24 months
5075 EUR/year
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Graduates of Information Security programme at ITMO University may hold such positions as information security experts, information security auditors and analysts, heads, and deputy directors for information security.


The industry’s demand for experts in this field is very high and it is expected to grow in the future. In the digital age, information security has become extremely crucial not only for people but also for companies and large corporations.


That is why computer security specialists are in such continuous demand both in private and public economic sectors. The Master’s degree program in Information Security focuses on training highly qualified professionals in the area of information security. Students have an excellent opportunity to learn from top-ranked professionals ready to share their experience in the field of information security.Information Security programme is offered at ITMO University.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  •  Project Management (Entrepreneurial Culture)

  •  Applied Artificial Intelligence

  •  Information Security Laws and Regulations

  •  Information Security Risk Management

  •  Operating Systems

  •  Web Software Development

  •  Database Security

  •  Side-Channel Attacks and Modern Cryptanalysis

  •  Research Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science or equivalent with good/excellent grades (at least 4.0 out of 5); upper-intermediate level of English (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE A, CAE)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5075 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5075 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 305,000 rubles for international students

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

34733 - 58700 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


  • Government Scholarship
  • Open Doors Scholarship

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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