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Computer Networking and Cyber Security with Work Experience, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
University rank #751 (QS) ,
Computer Networking and Cyber Security with Work Experience of London Metropolitan University includes a work experience placement as well as Cisco accreditation upon successful completion of the course.

About

Computer Networking and Cyber Security with Work Experience of London Metropolitan University will contribute to your learning, while the work experience will provide a unique student experience that will enhance your employability after graduation.

More about this course

Taught by qualified Cisco instructors, this course offers you a unique opportunity to combine networking technologies with cyber security and gain Cisco accreditation. Such a combination will be attractive to employers increasingly seeking staff with postgraduate qualifications in this area.

The work experience embedded in this course will form a crucial element of your learning.These academies are mainly local to London Met and range from schools to technical colleges. We'll aim to place you in these academies for your work experience.

After the course

You could enjoy a career as a network engineer, network manager, network security and cyber security consultant, crime and computer forensic or network security professional.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Cybercrime and Cyber Security 
  • MSc Project 
  • Network Routing Protocols 
  • Switched Networks 
  • Work Experience 
  • Digital Forensics 
  • Hardening Network Infrastructure 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

You will be required to have:

  • a 2:2 UK degree (or equivalent) in electronics and communications, computer science, computing or a closely related discipline (applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13790 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13790 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10510 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10510 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

UK /EU Part Time:  £1,170 per 20 credit module

International Part Time: £1,530 per 20 credit module 

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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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