Master of Cyber Security

The University of Newcastle

Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
Master of Cyber Security
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • Cybersecurity has become a critical need in the 21st century as users, enterprises and governments increasingly rely upon networked applications for assessing information and making critical business decisions
  • This program is designed to provide postgraduate students with a working knowledge of important security standards, techniques to exploit the current systems and networks, and technical depth in terms of expertise in the design of secure systems and also their application to real-world problems in different industry sectors
  • Students will gain extensive knowledge in the areas of cyber systems and infrastructures and their applications. Develop skills in:
    • Data security
    • System and network security
    • Security attacks – analysis and mitigation strategies
    • Security standards and practices in industry
    • Engineering complexity
  • On successful completion of the program students will have:
    • An advanced and integrated understanding in cyber security and related ICT disciplines
    • A capacity to independently:
      • Critically appraise, reflect and synthesise complex information around problems, concepts and theories in ICT Security
      • Research and apply established theories in ICT Security
      • Interpret and transmit ICT Security knowledge, skills and ideas to specialist and non-specialist audiences
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2312983 INR
Hostel & Meals789747 INR
Insurance29672 INR
SSAF cost17556 INR
Total836975 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree or higher in any discipline AND a minimum of 1-year of relevant work experience
Work experience1 years
  •  Minimum 1 year relevant work experience is required (For 160 unit postgraduate qualification)
ExamsTOEFL: 79
  • Reading: 13
  • Listening:12
  • Speaking:18
  • Writing: 21

IELTS: 6.5
  • With a minimum of 6.0 in each band

PTE: 58
  • With a minimum of 54 in each section

Additional info
  • ELP waiver- Applicants who have completed their previous qualification solely in English (as a medium of instruction), will be exempted from the ELP requirement 
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