Master of Science in Cyber Security

Know your way around the Masters In Cyber Security.

The Masters in Cyber Security is designed specifically to prepare individuals with undergraduate degrees in technology disciplines for responsible leadership roles in the technology-based and information-based workplaces. Our curriculum has been developed with the involvement of key individuals in the cyber security industry. The Masters in Cyber Security degree will equip technology professionals to assess the security needs of information and network systems and then to manage the implementation and maintenance of the recommended security solutions.The program is designed to develop the professional skills to work beyond entry-level jobs in cybersecurity. It will allow you to obtain the knowledge and expertise to evaluate, design and build secure computer systems, processes and people that are involved in cyber security.

The Cyber Security Landscape

The Masters in Cyber Security is designed specifically to prepare individuals with undergraduate degrees in technology disciplines for responsible leadership roles in the technology-based and information-based workplaces.

  • 667%

    increase in spear-phishing attacks since the end of February 2020.

  • 74%

    organizations have been affected by the cyber security skill shortage.

  • $6 Trillion

    losses from cybercrime damages by 2021.

  • 0%

    Cyber Security industry unemployment rate. (Security Intelligence, 2020).

Upon completion of the program, students will:

Apply the necessary skills to protect a network or system from hacking.

Apply theoretical knowledge in real life scenarios and perform hacking on different devices.

Effectively use the skills to perform ethical hacking.

Be proficient in different techniques used by the attackers to gain access in any device.

Be proficient in the countermeasures for different techniques of hacking.

Be proficient in analyzing and detecting security threats to an organization's computing systems.

Be proficient in applying security principles and practices to maintain operations of computing systems in the presence of risks and threats.

Effectively communicate across all levels of the organization to convey complex technical matters.

Recognize professional responsibility to make informed decisions on computing practices based on legal and ethical principles.

Program Highlights

See which benefits you can derive from joining this program.

  • Online Program

    Minimum 18-month online program

    Online Lab Sessions

    Highly Experienced Faculties

  • Collaborations

    Careerera has collaboration with many eminent Universities and Organizations across the Globe to exchange the knowledge.

  • Dedicated Career Guides

    Career guidance and mentorship by Careerera's faculty and industry leaders

    Resume review and interview preparation sessions

    Access to opportunities with our leading partners

  • Become Job-ready

    Real-world case studies to build practical skills

    Hands-on exposure to analytics tools & techniques such as Netsparker, Acunetix, Metasploit


    Learn industry insights through multiple industry knowledge sessions

Program Curriculum

An overview of what you will learn from this program.

MCS500 | Networking and Kali Linux | 3 credit hours

MCS505 | Networking Concept and Kali Linux | 3 credit hours

MCS510 | Kali Linux for Hacking | 3 credit hours

MCS515 | Concepts of Hacking | 3 credit hours

MCS520 | Engineering Hacking | 3 credit hours

MBA525 | Internet of Things and Cryptography | 3 Credit Hours

MCS530 | Forensic Computing – 3 credit hours | Credit Hour

MBA535 | Internet of Things and Cryptography | 3 Credit Hours

MBA540 | Administration and Audits | 6 Credit Hours

MBA545 | Capstone Project | 6 Credit Hours

Capstone Projects

Test your skills and mettle with a capstone project.

Network Based Intrusion Detection System (NIDS)

Host Based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)

Honey pot

Memory Forensic

Secure Inventory Management

Application Communication Protocol Testing Tool

Application Control

Device Control

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Learn from leading academicians and several experienced industry practitioners from top organizations.

Personalised workshops based on your proficiency level to help you get on par.

Mix of Live Classes & Recorded lectures for your convenience.

24*7 Student Support, Quick doubt resolution by industry experts

Salary Trends

  • 200+
    Global Companies
  • $122K PA
    Average CTC
  • $250K PA
    Highest CTC
  • 87%
    Average Salary Hike

Our student From

We have students from world leading companies.

Application Process

Enroll in the program with a simple online form.

Apply by filling a simple online application form

Admissions committee will review and shortlist.

Shortlisted candidates need to appear for an online aptitude test.

Screening call with Alumni/ Faculty

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Get the answers to your questions here.

Q1 : How many credits do I need to take to qualify as a full-time student?

A: Full-time: you have to take 36 credits to qualify as a full-time student.

Q2: When should I apply?

Q3: Do I have to have a background in cyber security to be eligible for the program?

Q4 : Is this program entirely online or am I required to come to campus for anything?

Q5 : Is the GRE or GMAT required?

Q6 : When will I be able to apply for the Masters of Cyber Security program?

Q7 : How challenging is Cyber security?

Q8: Is cyber security a viable career path?

Q9: What are the Career Options available in the market?

Q10: Whom should I contact if I have further questions?