MSc Applied Cyber Security atQueen's University Belfast School of Electronics,Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

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Course Commencement Date Sep , 2022 View all dates

Duration

12 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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Type of University

Public

Year of establishment

1845

Highlights

  • This innovative program is at the forefront of technical advances in cutting-edge cybersecurity topics such as cryptography, computer forensics, malware, networking, software development, as well as investigating the increasingly important legal and ethical issues in cybersecurity
  • This is an applied course, which mixes theoretical skills with practical work in the lab to give students hands-on experience
  • The demand for certified cybersecurity professionals is currently growing at over 12 times the rate of the overall job market
  • The course comprises six taught modules and a research project and provides a broad foundation in cybersecurity
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Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #401-500

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #216

      - QS 2022

    • #201-250

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #34

      - The Complete University Guide 2022

    • #33

      - The Guardian 2022

    • #308

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 20,22,647
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 3,97,650
Books and SuppliesINR 10,732
TotalINR 4,08,382

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Pound = INR 91.73

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 29ᵗʰ August 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

No specific cutoff mentioned

Graduation

60%

  • Applicants must hold an honors degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering, Mathematics with Computer Science, Physics with Computer Science, or a related discipline with one of the following:
    • First Division Pass and a minimum final average of 60% (in the traditional system)
    • CGPA 7.5 out of 10 on the 10 point scale; or 7.0 out of 10 if this equates to 'Good' in the institutional grading system
    • 4.0 out of 6.0/B/Good in the 6-point system
  • Applicants with a 2.2 Honours degree and a Master’s degree (or equivalent qualifications acceptable to the University) in one of the above disciplines will be considered on a case-by-case basis
  • Applicants are expected to have the mathematical ability and significant programming experience as evidenced either through the content of their primary degree or through another appropriate formal qualification
  • It is beneficial for applicants having experience in programming in C and have worked in a Linux environment

PTE

Marks - 55/90

  • Minimum of 51 in each component

IELTS

Marks - 6/9

  • With not less than 5.5 in any component

Other eligibility criteria
English language requirement can be exempted for applicants with 70% in English Language in Standard XII (CBSE/CICSE/Gujarat/Karnataka/Maharashtra/Tamil Nadu/West Bengal boards)
Conditional Offer

Yes

If Applicants have a conditional offer: If Applicants offer of a place is conditional upon the completion of a degree or other qualification (such as an English language examination), please remember to upload a scanned copy of your official examination results by logging on to the online application portal. https://www.qub.ac.uk/new-students/postgraduate/new-international-postgraduate-students/

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

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  • Applicants must include the names and contact details of two referees, normally academics, who are familiar with your undergraduate and/or postgraduate studies
  • If they have taken a higher degree or postgraduate course, one of their referees should normally be from that institution
  • If they have been away from higher education for some time, they may use an employer as one of their referees

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

Course Commencement Date

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