This pioneering MSc Criminology (Cybercrime and Cybersecurity) at the University of Surrey will advance your understanding of the main theoretical approaches to cybercrime. It will teach you the technical skills required to address fundamental challenges in the cybersecurity sector.
What you will study
Our MSc Criminology (Cybercrime and Cybersecurity) has been created to meet the growing demand for enhanced knowledge and practical skills in the area of cybercrime and its control.
Our course offers you the opportunity to work with leading theorists in the field of cybercrime and with experts from the Surrey Centre for Cybersecurity - one of only 14 recognised as Academic Centres of Excellence by GCHQ and the UK Government.
The course also draws upon our long-established expertise in social research methodologies, enabling you to conduct effective research in the field of cybercrime and to think in a logical and informed manner about related criminological problems.
Careers and graduate prospects
We offer careers information, advice and guidance to all students whilst studying with us, which is extended to our alumni for three years after leaving the University.
- Information security management
- Information security for business and government
- Field methods
- Data analysis
- Crime & offending
- Law, society & social control
- Criminological theories
- Masters dissertation
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesCriminal Law Legal Studies Criminology View 177 other Masters in Criminology in United Kingdom
A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Behavioural Science, Business, Criminology, Law, Psychology, or in a human or political science, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. We can also consider relevant work experience if you don't meet these requirements.
International19200 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19200 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8800 GBP per year during 12 months.
- EU/EEA 4,400GBP
- NON-EU/EEA 9,600GBP
Living costs for Guildford
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.