The University of Liverpool Online MSc in Cyber Security* is a specialist qualification in one of the most essential and in-demand areas of IT.
This programme offers you the opportunity to gain a comprehensive and critical understanding of the theory and techniques of contemporary cyber security, and how to apply these in response to real-world business problems. The master’s combines advanced aspects of security, its practical application, and the implications of security within a business.
Our cutting-edge approach to online learning allows you to study online from anywhere in the world through our innovative, cloud-based server platform. You can showcase your skills and understanding of cyber security by completing practical assignments and developing a Professional Portfolio of Evidence.
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As organisations become increasingly concerned about their vulnerability to cyber attacks, you can put yourself in a position to flourish by deepening your knowledge of the theories and strategies that underpin cyber security.
This master’s is 100% online, giving you the chance to interact with like-minded professionals around the world, without giving up your job. You will have the opportunity to share insights, collaborate on projects, exchange experiences and discuss best practice from across different IT/IS environments globally, through discussion forums, seminars, case studies, and skills-based assignments. You will also have the chance to:
Gain a specialist qualification in one of the most sought-after fields of IT, while reinforcing your ability to deliver meaningful insight to organisations struggling to adapt to contemporary cyber challenges. Compelling features of the University of Liverpool Online MSc in Cyber Security include:
The University of Liverpool Online MSc in Cyber Security gives you the opportunity to:
The UK’s 2014 Research Excellence Framework rated 97% of the research produced by the University’s Department of Computer Science as world-leading or internationally excellent – among the highest ratings of computer science departments in the UK.
The University of Liverpool is a world-class institution and a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group of 24 research-led universities.
Join the MSc in Cyber Security programme and you’ll gain access to a Global Career Advisor Network that puts you in touch with global professionals and industry insiders. They can provide you with invaluable insights to help you to move ahead professionally, redirect your career or start a new business venture. In addition to these advisory and coaching services, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain insight into different industries through a series of specialised webinars.
A cloud-based collection of your work that you can present to employers and peers to showcase your practical skills and solution-based thinking.
Our innovative online study environment mirrors a real-life computing work environment, allowing you to access large sets of data and different software platforms, conduct simulations, and perform practical tasks related to your programme.