MSc Cyber Security
with CISCO certifications
Grasp advanced concepts and skills within an essential and growing technological field.
Course Duration: Full-time 1 year or Part-time 2 years
Intakes: September | January | April
Mode of Study: Online
Fulfill the Cyber Security Workforce Gap Worldwide
Technologies are an integral part of our lives, personally and professionally. Nowadays, the post-Covid era has pushed businesses to become reliant on technology more than ever to keep themselves running. Ensuring that computer systems are connected and secure has become crucial and at the same time challenging due to the frequency and complexity of cyber attacks.
Eton University, as a proud Cisco Networking Academy Partner, offers Master of Science in Cyber Security that is fully aligned with Cisco certifications. Through a combination of theoretical and practical framework, you will gain a deep understanding of cybersecurity principles and ongoing challenges. The course will give you the ability to manage networking and cybersecurity systems, including cybercrime, technologies and procedures needed to defend networks and preserve the integrity of data.
Applicants must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field, have at least one year of formal coursework in computer programming, formal coursework in data structures, computer organization, and operating systems is also required. and an english language level to CEFR B2, Pearson Academic 51 or IELTS 5.5 or above.
FULL TIME - Four subjects per quarter, each quarter is 40 UK credits / 6 US credits
PART TIME - One subjects per quarter, each quarter is 20 UK credits / 3 US credits
Assessment is carried out between the Eton University LMS and CISCO Learning Platform. Most modules consist of a final or mid-term exam, and there are also practical elements using the CISCO software.
Students will achieve 12 certificates from CISCO. These include certificates of completion, letters of merit and/or digital badges
Students who take the foundation quarter will take a Foundation Diploma plus 4 certificates from CISCO
Students will also receive a MSc in Cyber Security from Eton University
Our program is delivered in partnership with CISCO Networking Academy
The 12 individual module certificates are awarded by CISCO Networking Academy. Cisco Networking Academy is a global IT and cybersecurity education program that partners with learning institutions around the world to empower all people with in demand skills and theory in the field of technology.
Students will study this program through our Hybrid Learning model.
This virtual study mode allows flexibility and expert-led teaching to be accessed from your own home. Each quarter contains eight one-to-one or small group sessions with your tutor during which you will delve into and discuss your topics. Sessions are recorded and are available to be rewatched at any time.
You will also have access to course materials and resources relevant to your program of study, such as textbooks, presentations, case studies and guides.
If required, you can request extra private tuition sessions, starting at £400 for 10 hours.