Cyberspace has profoundly transformed the way we live and do business.
We are increasingly relying upon networked applications for assessing information and making critical business decisions, so it is critical for individuals, enterprises and governments to be able to secure cyberspace from attacks to allow them to effectively conduct their business.
You will gain extensive knowledge in the areas of cyber systems and infrastructures, and their applications, thereby helping to address the severe skill shortages globally in these areas.
Upon graduating the Master in Cyber Security program at University of Newcastle, this professional qualification will allow you to harness your expertise to safeguard cyber security across a variety of industry sectors.
Career options may include:
- security system manager
- security consultant
- IT security engineer
- security system developer
- security analyst
- project manager
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Data Security
- Engineering Complexity
- Software Engineering Masters Project
- System and Network Security
- Systems & Network Administration
- Project Management
- Business Research Methods
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.
DisciplinesComputer Sciences IT Security Cyber Security View 25 other Masters in IT Security in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 0100135
Applicants with a recognised qualification may be eligible for up to 80 units of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as outlined below. Admission into and RPL towards the Master of Cyber Security will be based on a completed:
- 3 year Bachelor Degree in a related field of study, with no relevant work experience (160 units) OR
- 3 year Bachelor Degree in a non-related field of study, with one year relevant work experience (160 units)
Students from other universities with a related field of study will have the option of choosing Special Topic courses and a Final Year Project at a minimum.
Upon admission, students will be provided with further advice regarding their program plan and pathway of study.
International38315 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 38315 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National28295 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 28295 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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