Cybersecurity (Conversion) MSc

University of Chester

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Course overviewOur Cybersecurity (Conversion) Master’s degree is aimed at both engineering and non-engineering students who wish to make the leap into the rapidly expanding field of cybersecurity. The course aims to provide both theory and real-world practical skills and expertise to an advanced level in the emerging field of cybersecurity.Why study this course with us?This programme is accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of partially meeting the academic ... READ MORE

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Full time | Parkgate Road Campus | 1 year | OCT-22, F..

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25th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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60th
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65th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-22, FEB-23
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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You need a good honours degree (normally 2:1 or above) in a science, maths, engineering, or cognitive field would be expected, or one where the applicant can show technical discipline. Applicants with a 2:2 may be considered on an individual basis. This will include applicant's degree subject area, relevant experience and/or training, etc.

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£7,650 per year
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£13,450 per year
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£13,450 per year
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University of Chester
CUG ranking
60th
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From a teaching college established in 1839, to becoming the University of Chester in 2005, over 180 years of academic growth has allowed the University to offer an extensive selection of postgraduate courses and research options across a number of specialist sites. This includes five sites in and around Chester, a campus in Warrington, a University Centre in Shrewsbury, and a new health and nursing education facility, Marriss House, in Birkenhead. Through the work of academic staff, students and collaborators, the University has been identified as having world-leading research in 14 areas of the University’s research activity (Research Excellence Framework, 2014), and was voted in the top 10 nationally for Postgraduate Research (Postgraduate Research Experience 2018).

Where you'll study

University of Chester

Parkgate Road Chester
Cheshire
CH1 4BJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bache  0.5 miles away

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