12 months
23351 USD/year
5184 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Master of Professional Studies in Digital Security from University of Auckland  teaches you how to design, plan and manage a secure information technology (IT) infrastructure.

Visit the official programme website for more information


The Master of Professional Studies in Digital Security is offered at University of Auckland .

You can develop a specialised combination of skills that include computer science, information systems, software engineering and operations management.

You will explore integral skills in digital security by working on projects about real industry problems, supervised by our researchers.


Jobs related to Digital Security

  • Information security analyst
  • Network support engineer
  • Security operations analyst
  • Senior security specialist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Security for Smart-devices
  • Advanced Topics in Human Computer Interaction
  • Advanced Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Software Tools and Techniques
  • Advanced Internet: Global Data Communications
  • Information Systems Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

You must have completed one of the following:

  • A four-year bachelors degree (which includes one year of postgraduate-level study)
  • A one-year postgraduate degree
  • A bachelors degree and a one-year professional qualification or three years professional experience relevant to the area that you would like to study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23351 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23351 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5184 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5184 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$7,782 – $10,650
    • International: NZ$35,048 – $44,526

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

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


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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