PGP in Cyber Security & Ethical Hacking

It's time to elevate your skills and tactics of combating digital threats with PGP in Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking The 21st-century digital landscape is marked by a growing number of cyber attacks. Data proliferation, increased use of digital devices, and disruptive innovations are all vulnerable to the sophisticated invasion of cyber attacks, leading to the gross demand for proficient practitioners and professionals in Cyber Security

Why Cyber Security?

The global cybersecurity market size stood at USD 172.32 billion in 2023 and is projected to reach USD 424.97 billion by 2030,
registering a CAGR of 13.8% during the forecast period 2023-2030.

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    3.5 million

    The number of unfilled cyber security jobs is expected to reach 3.5 million in 2025


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    Global cyber security industry is estimated to cross $248.26 billion by 2023


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    $84,000 – $110,000

    Average salary of Cyber security Professional varies from $84,000 – $110,000


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    13.8 % CAGR

    Between 2023 And 2030

    SOURCE: Fortune Business

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    of successful attacks on organizations resulted in compromise of sensitive information.


The program will give high-impact results with our graduating students having attained competencies in varied areas. 

Ability to secure data and information security by using advanced startegies, techniques, and tools

Mitigate risk by using advanced security policies and processes

Mastery of numerous tools and techniques of hacking and advanced technical skills in cyber security and Ethical hacking

Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of network security, penetration testing, Cryptography, Network attacks, system hacking, vulnerability assessment, cryptography, secure coding practices, and other relevant technical skills.

Proficient in conducting ethical hacking activities.

Potential of identifying vulnerabilities and security weaknesses in computer systems, networks, and applications, and be 

Proficient at utilizing appropriate tools and techniques to exploit and analyze them.

Expertise in assessing the security posture of organizations and systems. 

Knowledge of compliance and relevant legal regulations and industry standards


Program Highlights

See which benefits you can derive from joining this program.

  • Online Program

    Minimum 9 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.

Module 1: Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

Introduction to Cybersecurity

Networking Fundamentals

OSI and TCP/IP Models

IP Addressing and Subnetting

Module 2: Linux Fundamentals

Getting Started with Linux

Linux Kernel and Shell

Managing Files and Directories

Text File Handling

User and Group Management

File Permissions

More on File Permissions

Review and Practical

Module 3: Introduction to Ethical Hacking

Understanding Ethical Hacking

Types of Hackers and Attacks

Module 4: Footprinting and Reconnaissance

Introduction to Footprinting

Advanced Footprinting

Passive Footprinting

DNS and Email Footprinting

Scanning Networks

Nmap and Scanning Techniques

Module 5: Scanning and Enumeration

Enumeration and Ports

Enumerating Services

Module 6: System Hacking

Password Attacks

Password Recovery and Keyloggers

Malware Threats

Malware Creation and Prevention

Module 7: Network Attacks and Social Engineering

Network Sniffing

Man-in-the-Middle Attacks

Wireshark and Packet Analysis

Social Engineering Concepts

Social Engineering Techniques

Social Engineering Countermeasures

Module 8: Denial-of-Service and Honeypots

Denial-of-Service (DoS) Attacks

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)

Introduction to Honeypots

Honeypot Implementation

Module 9: Hacking Web Servers and Wireless Networks

Web Server Security

Web Application Hacking

OWASP Top 10

Wireless Concepts

Wireless Attacks

Wireless Auditing and Security

Module 10: Cryptography

Cryptography Basics

Data Encryption Standards

Cryptography Tools

SSL/TLS and Final Review

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

Why Careerera

Enroll with global online educational course provider.




Top Ranked Programs


Industry Experts


Expert Faculties


Career Assistance

Take advantage of Careerera’s partnerships with globally leading partners.


Access to Opportunities with Leading Partners.


Workshops on Resume Review & Interview Preparation


Career Guidance and Mentorship by Careerera and Industry Leaders

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 : Why should I enrol in this PGP in Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking program?

Careerera's PGP in Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking is a completely online immersive course that will allow both freshers as well as working professionals looking for career progression or transition to attain hands-on skills and knowledge. Candidates will gain exposure to an experiential learning environment that will equip them with the fundamentals of cyber security and ethical hacking to the advanced practices and methods. The PGP in Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking program will make you ready for the job market, which is thus an ideal career path. 

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