18 months
25200 AUD/year
30880 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Cybersecurity Management program at Swinburne Online focuses on cybersecurity in an operational context, the Master of Cybersecurity Management produces graduates who stand out from the crowd. 

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If you want to step up to a new level of expertise in cybersecurity, this non-technical course will set you on the right path. As an expert in cybersecurity management, you will help organisations to navigate the threats of cyberattack in the digital world.

You will hone your leadership skills and technical expertise to manage risk and implement mitigation strategies to ensure the security of networked enterprises.

The Cybersecurity Management program at Swinburne Online covers the technical impacts of cyber crime, as well as all the social, ethical, legal issues and governance frameworks involved. You will gain an industry perspective and insights into real world cases.

Career opportunities

  • Security Advisor

Provide security insight and advice in private or public organisations.

  • Information Security Specialist

Analyse existing security procedures and suggest changes for increased efficiency and security.

  • Cybersecurity Lead

Ensure that all work completed in IT are assessed in terms of vulnerabilities and exposure to attack.

  • ICT Manager

Coordinate computer and telecommunication systems within organisations.

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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




11 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements


  • A recognised bachelor degree
  • A Graduate Certificate of Cybersecurity Management

Work experience

Managerial work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25200 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    30880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30880 AUD per year and a duration of 18 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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