12 months
17780 GBP/year
15500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Cyber Technology programme from De Montfort University provides flexibility and a range of module choices to practitioners and relevant organisations in the telecom, consultancy and software/system engineering sectors, which enables them to tailor their training/education needs.

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Reasons to study the Cyber Technology programme from De Montfort University :

  • Develop skills required for a rapidly changing sector-gain the latest skills, techniques and knowledge required in one of the most exciting areas of computing 
    • Developed in conjunction with industry experts-modules are developed with Deloitte UK,  Airbus, BT and Rolls-Royce ensuring that you explore issues relevant to industry 
    • Dedicated Cyber Security Centre-access to our dedicated Computer Security and Forensics laboratories will give you the opportunity to work in industry standard facilities which will allow you to develop and enhance your skills in digital forensics 
    • Taught by expert academic staff-taught by expert staff within our Cyber Security Centre and Software Technology Research Laboratory who recognised leaders in  the cyber security domain 
    • Specialise your learning to your area of interest-combine modules from across Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Cyber Technology, Digital Forensics and Software Engineering, allowing you to tailor the course to your areas of interest 
    • Excellent career prospects-graduates are prepared for roles such as consultancy, software houses or project management within organisations that are cyber security specialists within law enforcement, government; in commercial IT departments and security consultancies

Graduate Careers

Graduates are prepared for positions in consultancies, software houses or project management. They are also likely to be employed as cyber security specialists within law enforcement, government or other related agencies, in commercial IT departments or security consultancies, or in other computing positions where cyber security is an issue. Graduates can also undertake further study towards a doctoral or PhD degree.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Legal, Ethical and Professional Practice and Research Methods
  • MSc Project/Dissertation
  • AI Programming
  • Machine Learning
  • AI for Security
  • Computer Vision
  • Artificial Neural Networks

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:1 minimum) in a relevant subject.
  • We are happy to consider equivalent qualifications from anywhere in the world.
  • If you have no formal academic qualifications but do have extensive industry experience we will consider your application on an individual basis.
  • If you feel you would like to talk to us about your qualifications before submitting an application please do not hesitate to call or email using the contact details below.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17780 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17780 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

UK/EU: Part-time fees will be £1,738 per 15 credits except for project (£1,596)


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