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Computer Forensics and Cyber Security

12 months
Duration
15100 GBP/year
9750 GBP/year
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About

Our professionally accredited Master’s in Computer Forensics and Cyber Security at University of Greenwich covers cybercrime, police and forensic methods, alongside computer software and hardware.

Overview

Our Computer Forensics and Cyber Security course from University of Greenwich allows students to familiarise themselves with the most recent technologies, scientific innovations and best practice in protecting digital infrastructures, from enterprise networks to Internet of Things environments. 

Students are also trained on modern tools and methodologies for conducting digital forensics investigations, spanning the whole range from the collection of evidence to analysis and acting as expert witnesses.

What you should know about this course

  • Throughout this course you will study cyber security and digital forensics, system administration and security.
  • You will learn how to apply police and forensic methods to detecting cyber crime, using related software and hardware technologies.
  • This course includes hands-on training in current forensic tools as used by the police. Students can therefore contribute quickly to the well-being of corporate IT and informational assets.
  • University of Greenwich is an academic partner with The Council for Registered Ethical Security Testers (CREST) and with the Chartered Institute of Information Security (CIISec), appointed by National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), which is part of GCHQ.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Cyber Security 
  • Audit and Security 
  • System Administration and Security 
  • Managing IT Security and Risk 
  • Network and Internet Technology and Design

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We have no formal deadlines for applications submitted to the university, however, you should make sure to apply as soon as possible. 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have an honours degree 2:2 or above in computing or computing science or a suitable numerate subject (e.g. mathematics, physics, engineering, information systems or multimedia) that includes software development experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9750 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK Part-time: £1,625  per 30 credits 

Living costs for City of London

660 - 1140 GBP /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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Computer Forensics and Cyber Security
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