MSc Cyber Security atUniversity of the West of England , BristolDepartment of Computer Science and Creative Technologies

Course Commencement Date 2 Jan , 2023 View all dates


1 year (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • This MSc seeks to address the cyber skills gap, providing students with advanced knowledge and understanding of cyber security issues
  • With a passion for technology and computer systems, this MSc will provide students with advanced knowledge and understanding of cyber security issues
  • With a practical and technical focus, the course is designed for graduates of computing-based degrees and related disciplines who wish to deepen and extend their knowledge in this area
  • Students will gain knowledge and understanding of the concepts and technologies used to establish and maintain computer and network security


  • University Rankings
    • #801-1000

      - QS 2022

    • #401-500

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #55

      - The Complete University Guide 2022

    • #36

      - The Guardian 2022

    • #1202

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 16,17,120
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 8,60,813
TransportationINR 40,428
Course costs (books etc)INR 32,342
TotalINR 9,33,583

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Pound = INR 101.07


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 26ᵗʰ December 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned



  • Applicants will normally require an honours degree at 2:2 or above in a computing-based degree or a similar technical discipline. It's essential to have a good knowledge of programming, so applicants should describe in detail their experience of programming languages in their application. C and Python are used extensively throughout the course and so ensuring applicants have a good understanding of these languages will be advantageous
  • Applicants who do not meet the normal entry requirements, but who have relevant professional experience or qualifications will be considered
  • Entry requirements for postgraduate courses vary from institution to institution and have been determined by both the length of the degree and the section of university (as defined by the NOOSR list):
    • NOOSR Section 1 - 2.6 GPA or 48% for a three-four year degree, 45% from a five-year degree.
    • Section 1 includes Alagappa University, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Amity, Amrita Institute of Management, Anna University, Banaras Hindu University, Bangalore University, Bharathiar University, Birla Institute of Technology, Board of Technical Education, Chennai University, D Y Patil, Delhi University, English and Foreign Language University, Guru Nanak Dev University, IIM, IIT, IIS, Kolkata University, Mumbai University, Pune University.
    • These are the most common universities, but please see NOOSR for the complete list.
    • NOOSR Section 2 – 2.8 GPA or 55% for all degrees
    • Section 3 – 3.0 GPA or 60% for all degrees


Marks - 90/120

  • Overall score of 90 or above, including a minimum of 17 in Listening and Writing, 18 in Reading and 20 in Speaking.


Marks - 58/90

  • With at least 51 in each component (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking)


Marks - 6.5/9

  • With 5.5 in each component


Marks - 120/160

  • with a minimum of 100 in all other components

Other eligibility criteria

ELP Waiver: Applicants will be waived from the English language requirement if they have Higher Secondary School Certificate/Indian School Certificate – Standard XII from CBSE/CISCE/WBCHSEB: English Language – 70%. This qualification must have been completed within the last three years

Conditional Offer


If applicants have not yet received their exam results, they will usually make a conditional offer, which means it's subject to you getting the grades for their course

Application Process

Step 1: Additional documents required

  • Academic Transcripts
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Personal Statement (if required)
  • Applicants are required to describe in detail their professional experience and qualifications (if applicable)

Step 2: Start your online application

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

Course Commencement Date

Jan , 2023

Course Commencement Date 2

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for UK.

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