The world's online security depends on you. Step up to the plate with this fascinating Master's course, taught by experts at one of the world's leading cyber security hubs. ABOUT YOU You'll be analytical, technical and a modern-day codebreaker. Cyber security is a challenge that will not go away, affecting companies, individuals and even governments. You could be: A recent graduate - possibly a maths or engineering graduate with good programming skills, or you might be a good developer but have little knowledge of cyber security. Already working in industry - experienced in technical software development, and looking to upskill and enhance your professional development. An international student looking to study a UK master's degree, to meet the global need for cyber security skills. ABOUT THE COURSE This innovative programme is at the forefront of technical advances in cutting-edge cyber security topics such as cryptography, computer forensics, malware, networking, software development, as well as investigating the increasingly important legal and ethical issues in cyber security. This is an applied course, which mixes theoretical skills with practical work in the lab to give you hands-on experience. PLEASE NOTE: Applications for this course received after 30th June 2022 may not be accepted. In addition, a deposit will be required to secure a place. The demand for certified cyber security professionals is currently growing at over 12 times the rate of the overall job market.