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Cybersecurity - Cryptography

CyberSchool – Graduate Cybersecurity Research School

24 months
Duration
950 EUR/year
243 EUR/year
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About

Increasing digital activity means that cryptography is a rapidly developing sector. This Cybersecurity - Cryptography programme from CyberSchool delivers dual proficiency in Mathematics and IT, which is rare in the current job market.

Overview

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Maths for security
  • Algebra
  • Low Level Programming
  • Networks Security
  • System Security
  • Algorithmics for Cryptography
  • Algorithms: Design and Analysis
  • Information Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in French

Credits

120 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

  • ID or passport
  • CV
  • 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)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 243 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Rennes

600 - 650 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

 

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