MSc Mathematics of Cybersecurity

University of Bristol

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Programme overviewPreserving the security of computers, connected devices and their data becomes more important every year. Mathematics plays a key role in both preventing and modelling security breaches, with many cybersecurity tools and algorithms being based on mathematical ideas.This postgraduate programme gives you a rigorous introduction to the underpinning theories in mathematics and will equip you with modern data science, analytical and computational tools to implement them.Developed ... READ MORE

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Computer Science
WUSCA student ranking
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98th / 131
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14th
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17th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

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An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in mathematics or statistics. Applicants need to be able to demonstrate strong skills in probability and statistics, equivalent to the University of Bristol School of Mathematics Probability 2 and Statistics 2 units. Applicants would also benefit from having a basic understanding of one or more programming languages (e.g. R, Python or C). Professional experience may be taken into consideration alongside qualifications.

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£11,700 per year
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More info: £14,240 for Channel Islands/Isle of Man students. Fees are subject to an annual review. For programmes that last longer than one year, please budget for up to a five per cent increase in fees each year..

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£24,000 per year
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More info: Fees are subject to an annual review. For programmes that last longer than one year, please budget for up to a five per cent increase in fees each year..

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£24,000 per year
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Where you'll study

University of Bristol

Tyndall Park Road to Park Row Bristol
BS8 1TH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Clifton Down  0.2 miles away

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