MSc Information Security

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Master of Science (MSc)
Level:Postgraduate
Duration:1 Year
Fees:UK/EU £10,450 *New Scholarship available!
Overseas £23,000

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Programme Contact: Andy Marriott

Research Group: Information Security Research Group


Why should I study this degree at UCL?

UCL Computer Science is recognised as a world leader in teaching and research, and was one of the top rated departments in the UK government's recent research assessment exercise.

This MSc is taught by academics who conduct world leading research, most notably in cryptography and human centred approaches to security, privacy and trust. Access to industrially led projects and guest lecturers from academia and industry will enhance post graduation opportunities for careers in security related research or employment in cyber security roles. Students from this degree programme won the fist UK cyber security challenge in code cracking, 2013.

UCL's central London location enables students to enjoy the full benefits of life in a vibrant world city, with easy access to excellent scientific and cultural centres.


What will I learn?

Students develop an advanced knowledge of information security and an awareness of the context in which information security operates in terms of safety, environmental, social and economic aspects. They gain a wide range of intellectual, practical and transferable skills, enabling them to develop a flexible professional career in IT.



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