M.Sc. On Campus

Information Security

The University of Winchester

12 months
14800 GBP/year
8550 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Information Security programme offered by The University of Winchester covers key aspects of cyber security such as network, computer and information security. You will learn the most important information security concepts — such as access control, risk management, security governance, data protection and network security.


Alongside this, the course focuses on the business context so that students can progress their careers more rapidly through organisations and aim very particularly at management positions.

This Information Security programme offered by The University of Winchester will provide you with the necessary skills to understand and apply security knowledge to recognise and resolve complex threats faced by organisations and government bodies. You will develop a rounded perspective of key security domains such as network security, information security management and risk. In addition, you will develop a deep understanding of business management enabling you to respond positively to global challenges in the twenty-first century.


  • Students will be equipped to enter a variety of business and information security management roles including business development manager and information security manager.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Development and Research
  • Information Security Management
  • Principles of Responsible Management
  • Managing in a Global Environment
  • Cyber Crime and the Dark Web
  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good first degree in computing or a computing-related discipline. 
  • A lower degree classification may be considered if you can demonstrate a significant level of experience in the security area, with competence in computer programming. 
  • Professional experience may also be taken into consideration.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8550 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • UK/Channel Islands and Isle of Man Part-time entry | £4,275 p/a
  • International Students Part-time entry | £7,400 p/a

Living costs for Winchester

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.


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