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About

Develop a deep understanding of cyber security to help prevent the risk of cyber-attacks, enhancing your career potential in industry with the Cyber Security program from Leeds Beckett University. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

As part of this Cyber Security program from Leeds Beckett University , you’ll:

  • Develop in-demand practical skills in cyber security 
  • Study key topics you’ll need working in industry such as authentication, access control, malware, vulnerabilities, secure coding, sandboxing, virtualisation, vulnerability assessment, Unix security, and ethical hacking and penetration testing techniques
  • Learn through short recorded lectures, lab and support documents with clear guidance, illustrative screen shots, and audio recordings

Careers 

This course will provide you with advanced knowledge in cyber security and will broaden your employability prospects within the IT industry. Possible career paths could include roles such as:

  • Security architect
  • Malware analyst
  • Security analyst
  • System/network/web/application penetration tester
  • Security auditor
  • CISO/ISO
  • Director of security
  • Incident responder

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing
  • Web & Network Security
  • Incident Response & Investigation
  • System Security 
  • Cyber Security Landscapes
  • Research Practice
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Most courses don't have fixed application deadlines. But, our courses are popular - they can fill up quickly. It's best to apply as early as possible.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
54
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
54
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Leeds Beckett University and/or in United Kingdom, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Computing, at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Funding

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.

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