Master's Degree

Educate yourself to be a Cyber Security Professional

Cyber Security, Master of Engineering

Learn how to plan, implement, audit and exercise Cyber Security. Train yourself to defend cyber security attacks in a safe, education-oriented cyber environment.

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Laajuus
60 ECTS credits
Aloituspaikat
30
Hakuaika
05.01.2022 - 19.01.2022
Tutkinto
Master of Engineering
Opiskelumuodot
Part-time studies
Alkaa
02.09.2022

Key learning outcomes

Student knowledge profile is dictated through his personal learning plan.

Cyber Security Master’s Degree programme student knows how about management, technical implementations, auditing, legislation and regulations of cyber security. The student will know how to plan, develop, implement and control different technological solutions in realistic company environments. The student will also learn how to test and audit these solutions. Student has the knowledge and skills to defend cyber security attacks in a safe, education-oriented cyber environment.

The student will have the ability for life-long learning professionally, make decisions and communicate effectively as part of a multinational team. The student knows how to conduct research ethically.

Learn how to plan, develop, implement and control technological solutions

After completing the studies you will know about management, technical implementations, auditing, legislation and regulations of cyber security. You know how to plan, develop, implement and control different technological solutions in realistic company environments. You also learn how to test and audit these solutions. You have the knowledge and skills to defend cyber security attacks in a n a safe, education-oriented cyber environment.

Cyber security applies to all companies and organisations, whose business depends on working information technology environments. The constantly automating, digitising and IT-dependent society needs a functional and secure IT environment. Thus, cyber security touches the lives of all of us as consumers, employees, entrepreneurs and citizens as members of society, regardless of age.

Master of Engineering, 60 ECTS credits   

Professional Studies

  • Security Management in Cyber Domain, 5 ECTS credits   
  • Cyber Security Implementation in Practice, 5 ECTS credits  
  • Auditing and Testing Technical Security, 5 ECTS credits  
  • Cyber Security Exercise, 5 ECTS credits
  • Master’s Thesis, 30 ECTS credits  

Shared Master's Degree Competences

  • 5 ECTS credits from Research and Development -module (preferred)   
  • or 5 ECTS credits from Management -module 

Complementary Competence

  • Elective studies, 5 ECTS credits

Studying a Master's Degree in Cyber Security at Jamk

What is it like to study Cyber Security? What got Lasse interested in this programme? What kind of exercises does the programme contain? The video is in English.

Cyber Security continues to be more relevant in the development of IT environments and services in companies of all sizes not just in large ICT companies.

Petteri Nakamura, Deltamarin Ltd

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In my opinion, the degree programme sheds light on the whole playing field of cyber security and gives the students a good perspective on different aspects of it.

Tuukka Tiainen, Centero Ltd

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How to apply in January

Short step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

How to apply for Master's Degrees

How to apply for Master's Degrees

Application timetable and selection criteria for Master's degree programmes conducted in English. Apply 5 - 19 January 2022 by 3 p.m.!
Tuition fees and scholarships

Tuition fees and scholarships

The tuition fee concerns non-EU/EEA degree students who study in English-taught Bachelor's or Master's degree programme. Scholarship available.
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Contact information

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Karo Saharinen

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
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