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Information Technology in Cyber Security

24 months
40200 AUD/year
29900 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Information Technology in Cyber Security at Macquarie University provides up-to-date knowledge and practical training for a successful career in the burgeoning field of cybersecurity, which is facing a global shortage of skilled professionals. 


About Information Technology in Cyber Security at Macquarie University

Cybersecurity is always in the spotlight, whether it’s a story about data breaches, election hacking or phishing scams that cost people more than they can afford to lose. And with increasing levels of cybercrime, governments and businesses everywhere are competing for experts with the right mix of technical and applied skills to secure their organisation against the growing threat cybercrime poses.

Completing this degree will arm you with technical skills in cryptography, networks, artificial intelligence and mobile data communications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Cryptography
  • Offensive Security
  • Data Communications
  • Cyber Security Management in Practice
  • Distributed Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS CODE: 099172F
  • passport
  • evidence of all academic qualifications (including transcripts) 
  • evidence of English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29900 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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.

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