Informed by global best practice and cutting-edge research, the Master of Cyber Security from Edith Cowan University course will provide you with the tools and techniques to predict, identify, and mitigate cyber risk, and the knowledge and strategies to defend and respond to threats and attacks, protecting organisations, people, their data and rights.
You will gain highly technical and hands-on skills that are immediately applicable to industry needs, placing you in high demand in the global and growing cyber security job market.
Stand out as a cyber security expert, with advanced technical skills and comprehensive knowledge of best practice approaches to cyber security.
We have been the pioneers in this field of teaching, with over 10 years’ experience offering cyber courses, from undergraduate, postgraduate and postdoctoral.
We’re also a lead partner of the Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (CRC), along with the WA State Government and 23 other industry, research and government partners.
Centre of excellence
ECU has one of the best cyber security research and education teams in Australia, and is the only university with an Australian Federal Government recognised Academic Centre of Cyber Security Excellence currently offering cyber security degrees1.
Our academics have strong industry connections and regularly consult with private and public institutions including Bank West, Commonwealth Bank, WA Police, and DFAT. Two of the team are also members of Interpol’s Cyber Crime Experts Group.
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- Cyber Security
- Networking Technologies
- Network Security
- Ethical Hacking and Defence
- Digital Forensics
- Information Warfare
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesComputer Sciences IT Security Cyber Security View 106 other Masters in Computer Sciences in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 083335A
- To gain entry to the Master of Cyber Security, you require a Bachelor degree in any discipline and to satisfy English competency standards.
- Alternatively, if you don’t have a Bachelors degree, but can demonstrate a minimum of five years’ relevant professional experience, you can apply for the Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security.
- Generally, if you successfully complete a Graduate Certificate you can progress to the Graduate Diploma, and from there, to the Masters by coursework degree.
International34050 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 34050 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National23900 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 23900 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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