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Cybersecurity

Institut Polytechnique de Paris

24 months
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6243 EUR/year
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About

Master in Cybersecurity at Institut Polytechnique de Paris is designed to provide students with the solid knowledge and know-how to master the foundations of computer science, while also developing skills in various fields of cybersecurity including cryptology, systems security, network security, modeling and protocol validation.

Overview

The program is designed to provide students with the solid knowledge and know-how to master the foundations of computer science, while also developing skills in various fields of cybersecurity including cryptology, systems security, network security, modeling and protocol validation.

The first year of the Cybersecurity Master’s program aims to teach students the theoretical foundations, key concepts and common tools relating to computer science.

The program also includes courses related to current trends in cybersecurity such as blockchains and machine learning.

Focusing on research, the program introduces students to research labs through projects and a Master’s thesis.

Students interested early on by research are advised to apply for a PhD Track in this field (combined Master and PhD). It enables a personalized master program, early immersion in research labs and a progressive development of the thesis studies. 

Career:

On completing the 2-year Cybersecurity program, students will be able to pursue a wide range of career opportunities:

  • Complete a PhD
  • Work for tech companies, especially in the R&D department

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Fundamentals of Modern Computer Networking
  • The Fundamentals of Computer Architectures and Operating Systems
  • Introduction to Cryptology

  • The Fundamentals of Database and Programming

  • Introduction to Systems Security
  • Introduction to Network Security
  • Secure protocols
  • Risk analysis and modeling, attack detection
  • Risk modeling and analysis in complex systems
  • Fondamentals in distributed computing
  • Machine learning introduction
  •  Introduction to Information Theory

  • Advanced Network Filtering Architecture
  • Blockchain and distributed algorithms
  • Introduction to formal methods
  • Systems and application security
  • Embedded systems security
  • Advanced Cryptology
  • Laboratory projects
  • Internships

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS
  • Year 1: 60 ECTS
  • Year 2: 60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Year1:

  • Completion of a Bachelor of Science at Institut Polytechnique de Paris or equivalent in France or abroad
  • English: proof of English proficiency is required, except for native speakers and students who previously studied in English.

Year 2:

  •  Completion of the first year of a Master in computer science or related field at Institut Polytechnique de Paris or equivalent in France or abroad
  • English: proof of English proficiency is required, except for native speakers and students who previously studied in English.

  • Transcript
  • Two academic references (added online directly by your referees)
  • CV/resume

  • Statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6243 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4243 EUR per year during 24 months.

 

Living costs for Palaiseau

640 - 950 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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