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Cyber Security, M.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Jyväskylä, Finland
The objective of the education is to respond to the growing challenges of cyber security. After completing the studies you will have gained a general overview of cyber security and will know all about the essential technologies related to cyber security. The Cyber Security course is offered by JAMK University of Applied Sciences.


Cyber security education is supported by the modern data network laboratory which is in the use of the ICT education as well as projects. Laboratory for cyber security development and research will be built to increase versatile knowledge of field.Cyber security threat applies foremost to different mutually dependent data networks, like internet and telephone networks. The target of the threat can also be networked information systems and embedded computers and control systems in production environments. In practice, cyber security threat nowadays applies almost to all different types information systems and applications which are connected to networks and control for instance energy distribution, payment and money transfer, logistic systems, food supplies and health care.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Security Management in Cyber Domain
  • Auditing and Testing Technical Security
  • Cyber Security Implementation in Practice
  • Cyber Security Exercise

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Requirements for eligibility

Bachelor’s degree in engineering in the field of information technology or other equivalent degree.

Work experience

In addition to the suitable bachelor’s degree you need to have at least 3 years (36 months) of work experience from the field after graduation.

Entrance examinations

All applicants who have demonstrated their eligibility and filled the pre-assignment (max. 40 points) will be invited for the entrance exam (interview max. 60 points). The interviews are arranged in Finland 2 May for all eligible applicants. Please note, that if you live outside Finland, it is possible to arrange the interview as an online meeting. 

Work Experience

At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Jyväskylä

  • 700 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


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