• Application Deadline
  • 24 months


Information Security Technology, which also covers aspects of business operations, law and ethics. Information Security Technology from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) allows you to familiarize yourself with subjects such as: 

  • Cryptographic codes 
  • Operating systems 
  • Protocol verification 


As a graduate of the Master of Information Security Technology, you combine a scientific perspective with an engineer's approach. Our alumni work as internal and/or external consultants, among other roles, in which the security of a company or organization is of central importance. 


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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Data Protection 
  • Cryptology 
  • Software security 
  • Security in organizations 
  • Verification of security protocols 
  • Advanced Network Security

          Detailed Programme Facts

          English Language Requirements

          • Minimum required score:


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          General Requirements

          • Application overview (part of the online application form) 
          • certified copies of your Bachelor's degree in the original language. If you do not yet have a final degree certificate, please send a certified copy of your most recent academic transcript. If you have taken further academic programs (such as a Master's degree or PhD) please also include your diploma/degree certificate and most recent academic transcript.
          • certified/authenticated translation (to English or Dutch) of your degree and academic transcript (if necessary)
          • original or certified copy of an English language test

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            16000 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 16000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
          • EU/EEA

            2083 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          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.


          Various scholarships are open to students wishing to follow a Master's program at Eindhoven University of Technology. A requirement of most scholarships is that you have been admitted to a Master's program before you may apply to the 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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