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Cyber Security

IMF Academy

24 months
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14400 EUR/year
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About

In collaboration with an outstanding American university we now offer you a Master in Cyber Security fully through e-learning. Various leading Cyber Security experts from all over the world will teach you. In only 2 to 3 years time, you will earn your Master degree in global Cyber Security at IMF Academy.  

Overview

Cyber Security experts are in high demand

Cyber Security threats do not respect borders. With the dramatic rise in global cyber crime,

Cyber Security has become one of the fastest growing IT disciplines in the world today. No organization wants to be a victim to cybercrime. The fallout can take years to fix and in some instances, it can be hard to fully recover at all. The growing concern among decision makers at major organizations over cybercrime is therefore boosting the demand for Cyber Security experts worldwide. (ISC)2, being a security certification and industry body, revealed that by 2020, there will be a shortfall of 1.5 million Cyber Security experts. Be quick and get your global Master degree in Cyber Security now!

Global Cyber Security recognition with the Master degree in Cyber Security!

The Master in Cyber Security at IMF Academy will prepare you to take up challenging and rewarding career positions in various high-demand industries in the private and public sector. You can take on responsibilities that include the administration, operation and protection of mission-critical computer systems, information systems, networks, infrastructures and communication networks.

For this Master we are looking for high potentials with a global mindset. Your fellow students work as managers, consultants or researchers for organizations that specialize in Cyber Security or that heavily rely on IT security. Already offered at a number of campuses in the USA, we now also offer you this Master in Cyber Security worldwide through e-learning. The university is one of the most diverse and global universities in the world. As a student you have the opportunity to study whenever and wherever you want while earning an accredited American Master degree.

Why study for a Master in Cyber Security with us?

We offer the international Master of Cyber Security in collaboration with an American university that is home to a variety of students from over 50 countries worldwide. You will be connected to a network of more than 170,000 alumni worldwide. Points of distinction of this Master are:

  • The Master in Cyber Security consists of 13 courses, spanning 9 weeks each. You can take a course at a time that personally suits you.
  • Each course consists of 9 weeks and can be taken fully through e-learning.
  • You can perfectly combine this e-learning Master with your job.
  • You can choose to book and pay for each course separately (only € 2,400) instead of paying for the complete Master at once.
  • You can take a term off if necessary without any (financial) penalties involved.
  • There are 5 start dates a year, in January, March, May, August and October.
  • You can take 1 or 2 courses per semester at your choice.
  • As the term schedule is consistent with the US campus, you may study at a physical location in the USA any time.
  • A personal academic advisor, who provides you with all the help you need and who really cares about your success, will assist you.
  • This Master offers a global perspective on Cyber Security from a global university.
  • You will earn the official American MS (Master in Cyber Security) degree, equivalent to the well-known European MSc degree.

Master in Cyber Security – Course material and examination

At the start of each course you will receive an elaborate syllabus outlining in detail what is expected of you. A course can consist of various components such as case studies, literature studies, group discussions and quizzes. The evaluation method differs per course and usually consists of at least 3 evaluation methods such as quizzes, midterms/papers and finals/final papers.

Accreditation

In collaboration with an outstanding American university we now offer you a Cyber Security specialization program on a Master level fully through e-learning.

Programme Structure

Master in Cyber Security – Program CurriculumTo successfully accomplish this Master and to earn the official American MS (Master in Cyber Security) degree, you must gain a total of 36 credit hours by taking 12 courses altogether. These include 7 core courses and 5 elective courses. Each course gives you 3 credit hours and spans 9 weeks. Per week you should count on approx. 20 hours of self study, including the online sessions.

Audience

The Master in Cyber Security aims at professionals with a relevant Bachelor or Master's degree in the field of IT, Business or International Relations, an adequate proficiency in the English language and several years of professional experience, who wish to broaden or deepen their knowledge of Cyber Security.

Lecturers

The teaching staff are all lecturers from outstanding (inter)national universities, highly-skilled top consultants and top practitioners from private and public organizations.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

39 alternative credits

You must gain a total of 39 credit hours to successfully accomplish this graduate program.

Delivered

On Campus, Blended
  • Semi-structured
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

The Master in Cyber Security aims at professionals with a relevant Bachelor or Master’s degree in the field of IT, Business or International Relations, an adequate proficiency in the English language and several years of professional experience, who wish to broaden or deepen their knowledge of Cyber Security. You will need to take an English proficiency test at the start of the Master in order to proceed. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28800 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28800 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

You can choose to pay for the Master at once or you can pay per course. The fee for one course is € 2,400 (VAT incl.).

Living costs for Eindhoven

850 - 1350 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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