MSc Information Security and Digital Forensics

University of East London

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)


Course info

Course SummaryThe threat of cyber security attacks is increasingly apparent to individuals and organisations across the globe. From hacking to phishing, scamming to grooming, and botnets to cyber-terrorism, the variety and ingenuity of exploits appear to expand constantly. In this context, this programme addresses system vulnerabilities and the preventative measures that may counter cyber-attacks, including steps to repair systems weaknesses, prevent repeat occurrences, and collecting and ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | University of East London | 1 year | SEP

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
130th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
127th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
104th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
1 year

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum entry requirements you'll need to get on to this course.

Details
Students need 2.2 honours degree in a relevant subject. They will normally be expected to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths.

Tuition fees

For students from

£9,720 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Students will need to pay £9420 for January 2021 entry and £9,720 for the September 2021 entry. Please note that EU, EEA and Swiss Nationals starting a course in September 2021, will no longer be eligible for Home fees. However, such nationals benefitting from Settled Status or Citizens' Rights may become eligible for Home fees as and when the UK Government confirms any new fees regulations. Tuition fees are subject to annual change. Fees for future years will be published in due course..

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
This is the fee you pay if the University is in the same country that you live in (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland)
Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
This is the fee you pay if the University is not in the same country that you live in (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland)
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
The amount you'll pay if you come to study here from somewhere in the EU.
£14,340 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Students will need to pay £13920 for January 2021 entry and £14,340 for the September 2021 entry. Please note that EU, EEA and Swiss Nationals starting a course in September 2021, will no longer be eligible for Home fees. However, such nationals benefitting from Settled Status or Citizens' Rights may become eligible for Home fees as and when the UK Government confirms any new fees regulations. Tuition fees are subject to annual change. Fees for future years will be published in due course..

International Students
International Fees
The amount you'll pay if you come to study here from a country outside the EU.
University of East London
CUG ranking
127th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
Next open day
At UEL, 94% of the university’s research is considered to be of international standard (REF 2014). Plus, £250k is awarded each year for postgraduate scholarships, providing a 50% discount on taught postgraduate tuition fees. The university is based across two campuses in the thriving area of East London. Stratford has the Olympic Park on its doorstep while Docklands campus has its own train station. Together, they offer over £450 million of facilities including studios, labs, libraries, and the £21 million Sportsdock sports centre. Central London is less than half an hour away on the tube.

Where you'll study

University of East London

Docklands Campus 4-6 University Way Newham
E16 2RD United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Cyprus  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: North Woolwich  0.3 miles away

Thinking of studying in London?

Check out our London city guide

Other courses at this uni you might like