18 months
37080 AUD/year
32700 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Cybersecurity Management course from Swinburne University of Technology prepares graduates to become highly skilled professionals in the management of cybersecurity.

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With the flexibility of online study, you’ll explore social engineering and the human factors relating to hacking behaviour. You’ll investigate the risks associated with breaches, mitigation and how to manage a crisis. You’ll also build a strong knowledge of the law, policy and ethics that govern this space.

Upon completion of the Master of Cybersecurity Management course from Swinburne University of Technology you’ll be prepared to confidently manage cybersecurity teams, processes and governance that support an organisation’s needs.

At the completion of the Master of Cybersecurity Management, graduates will be able to:

  • critically analyse cybersecurity in an organisational context, that respects organisational goals and needs, other individuals and the need for privacy
  • apply knowledge to the interrelated social, technical, legal and ethical issues involved in the exploitation of computer technology
  • critically review and evaluate the current literature on emerging topics within cybersecurity management and apply knowledge, research principles and methods to plan and execute a piece of independent research in cybersecurity management

Career opportunities

Upon graduation, all students will be equipped to provide leadership on managing risks and implementing mitigation strategies to ensure the security of networked enterprises. Graduates may find employment in roles such as security advisor, information security specialist, cybersecurity lead, or ICT manager.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • How to Think Like a Hacker: an anatomy of cyber attacks 
  • Cybersecurity Operations Management 
  • Cybersecurity Law, Policy and Ethics 
  • Networks and Cybersecurity Frameworks 
  • Cyber Risk: Data Management 
  • Cyber Forensics 
  • Cyber Crime 
  • Managing Crisis Communications 
  • Cybersecurity: the people and organisation 
  • Applied Cybersecurity 
  • Cybersecurity Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


150 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code 00111D

  • A recognised bachelor degree as well as three years of managerial work experience. or
  • Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma of Cybersecurity Management

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37080 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37080 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    32700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32700 AUD per year during 18 months.


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