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BSc (Hons) Cyber Security

University of Suffolk
3 years
Bachelor's degree
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13,330 GBP
University of Suffolk

Program description

BSc (Hons) Cyber Security

Cyber security has never been more important. Our society is entirely dependent on information technology. Computers dominate our working lives, personal lives, homes, vehicles, schools and hospitals. These are at constant risk of attack by hackers and cyber criminals.

Our course provides you with expertise in all aspects of cyber security, covering software, networks, systems, people and organizations. We develop your understanding of the motivations and techniques of attackers, and teach you how to successfully defend against them.

Admission requirements

International Requirements

IELTS 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components) where English is not the students' first language.

For those applicants studying A-Level & BTEC, we require 112 UCAS points, which equates to BBC (A-Level) or DMM (BTEC). To find out more about country specific requirements please visit our web-page or send us an information request

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Program content

Year 1

  • Platforms
  • Networking Overview
  • Operating Systems
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Cyber Security
  • Cyber Security: Management, Ethics and Law.

Year 2

  • An Introduction to Relational Databases
  • Research Skills
  • Software Design Development and Engineering
  • Advanced Networking Concepts
  • Human and System Cyber Security
  • Data Structures Algorithms and Advanced Programming

Year 3

  • Project and Dissertation
  • Information Engineering
  • Cyber-Physical Security
  • Strategic Cyber Security
  • Cyber Forensics and Intrusion Management

Tuition fees

  • Full-time tuition fee: £9,250 p.a.
  • International tuition fee: £13,330 p.a.

Continuing studies

Students are able to progress in to a range of roles after completing this degree.

By 2022, it is expected that there will be 350,000+ unfilled cyber security roles across the UK and Europe. By 2022, it is predicted that there will be over 1.8 million unfilled cyber security roles globally.

Whether you want to work in the UK or overseas, there will be a range of opportunities in cyber security.

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About this institute

University of Suffolk

University of Suffolk

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University of Suffolk

Waterfront Building
19 Neptune Quay
IP4 1QJ Ipswich Suffolk
United Kingdom

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