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3000 USD/year
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Indias first Cybersecurity program offered at Amrita University designed to help you take up Technical,Managerial, and Administrative roles in Industry, Government, NGOs, Public and Private Sector companies.


MCA Cyber Security Program Highlights

  • Interact with International (Israel, USA) and National Cybersecurity specialists on course modules and Industry led projects with 50+ case studies.
  • World renowned Ethical Hacking Team (Team Bi0s - ranked #20 worldwide and #1 in India to provide mentorship through hands-on exercises.
  • India's first Cybersecurity program designed to help you take up Managerial, Administrative and Technical roles in Industry, Government, NGOs, Public and Private Sector companies.
  • Training for Industry Certifications
  • Flexible Learning: 3-6 month certifications, 1 year diploma and 2 year degree (take up to 4 years)

Future Proof.

This MCA - Cybersecurity will provide expertise for both technical and managerial jobs in Cybersecurity. The program aligns to NASSCOM’s National Occupational Standards and Data Security Council of India’s Cybersecurity Skills. Unique curriculum and certifications are tailored to develop proficiency in both defensive and offensive skill sets. Students will learn to work with 50+ tools.

Who Can enroll.

This MCA - Cyber Security program at Amrita University is suited for working professionals who want to upskill, or for aspirants who want to update themselves and re-enter the industry or create their own startups. We will equip you with advanced technical foundations and assist in gaining industry certifications.

Career Pathway after MCA Cyber Security

Upon graduation the following career opportunities are yours to achieve.
  • Security Engineer
  • Network Security Consultant
  • Cyber Forensics Specialist
  • Penetration Tester
  • Ethical Hacker
  • Application Security Analyst
  • Governance Risk Compliance Analyst
  • Cloud Security Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Operations Manager
  • Cyber Compliance Audit Specialist
  • Cybersecurity & Artificial Intelligence Specialist
  • Security Systems Administrator
  • Security Architect

Programme Structure


  • Foundations of Computer Science
  • Essentials of Cybersecurity
  • Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Python Scripting for Security

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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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

  • Undergraduate degree: Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or Bachelor's Degree in Science with Mathematics at 10+2 level with minimum ​50% ​percentage marks. Students in their final year can apply with the last completed semester results.
  • Students with Foreign Education: Bachelor’s Degree - any of the above-mentioned degrees. Certificate of Equivalence from Association of Indian Universities is needed. This is required by any student with a Foreign Education who wishes to apply to an Indian University
  • Candidates with work experience will have an added advantage for admissions.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3000 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 3000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1628 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1628 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National: Rs 60000 per semester


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