The course will begin with developing proficient knowledge of computer systems and their vulnerabilities. You will explore programming skills and quickly move onto advanced concepts. You will gain a deep understanding of the principles of cyber security and explore advanced topics, such as cloud computing, cryptography and security management. You will also be able to fully participate in the development of secure internet and web-based systems, and to apply an expert approach to the management and control of such activities.
Through our close collaboration with industrial partners we continually seek to ensure that our programme provides you with technical skills and knowledge. This involves developing a range of skills that will assist you in your employment where computer systems security is a priority.
As a professional in cyber security, you may work as an analyst, to protect the business/company's IT infrastructure, detect threats and manage intrusion attemps as well as alarms and reports. This may also involve team and project management. There's a wide range of career opportunities such as consultancy, and working for private and public organisations. You may offer advisory services to clients or work in-house for larger institutions.
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- Data Analytics and Databases
- Human Factors of Cyber Security
- Cloud Computing
- Web Technologies and Security
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesComputer Sciences Web Technologies & Cloud Computing Cyber Security View 204 other Masters in Cyber Security in United Kingdom
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2:2 undergraduate degree in any subject or an international equivalent.
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International17900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17900 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National9500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for Keele
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.