The Cybersecurity - Cryptography programme from CyberSchool – Graduate Cybersecurity Research School trains specialist mathematical engineers to become digital information protection experts. It is addressed at students who hold a Mathematics degree and are proficient in both French and English.
Because cryptography has had a strong foothold in Rennes since the 80s, this Master’s programme is taught within a framework at the forefront of cryptography. The programme’s teaching staff come from academic, research (IRMAR and IRISA labs) and industrial sectors (DGA-MI – Information Control Defence Agency, Orange Labs, and Amossys, amongst others).
Students at Cybersecurity - Cryptography programme from CyberSchool – Graduate Cybersecurity Research School will:
- gain in-depth understanding of cryptography by learning the necessary theory behind modern cryptography and information theory, as well as practical knowledge for effective application in real life.
- learn fundamental mathematics for modelisation and digital information processing include several branches of mathematics, such as algebra, geometry, combinatorics and probability.
- handle complex mathematics both from a theoretical and algorithmic point of view.
- Maths for security
- Low Level Programming
- Networks Security
- System Security
- Algorithmics for Cryptography
- Algorithms: Design and Analysis
- Information Theory
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesMathematics Computer Sciences Cyber Security View 12 other Masters in Cyber Security in France
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- ID or passport
- Cover letter
- A-level diploma or equivalents (Diplôme du baccalauréat)
- Applicants must have completed a Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) or equivalent academic qualifications from an internationally renowned university in order to apply.
- Proof of language proficiency
- Any additional information that you deem useful (letter of recommendation, etc.) (optional)
International950 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 950 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA243 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 243 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Rennes
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.