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MScComputer Systems Security

University of South Wales
United Kingdom, Cardiff / Pontypridd
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The security of computer systems is increasingly important, as the
use of information systems is now widespread in the lives of
individuals, business and society. The significance of information
security and the demand for relevant skills has been emphasised
recently by high-profile incidents concerning the privacy of personal
data and security of financial information.

Career opportunities

Possible Career Options

Career opportunities are excellent and the demand for specialists in
this area continues to rise as companies become increasingly dependent
on computers and the internet. On graduation, you will be equipped for
careers that require in-depth knowledge of technical security issues.
Potential careers include systems administrator, security penetration
tester or information security consultant, and strongly relate to the
roles of Information Security Analyst and IT Security Coordinator.
With education to master’s degree level now the recognised
professional level of competence, graduates will be better placed to
pursue careers in industry, or to continue their interest in computer
science through research at PhD level.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Budapest time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 2, 2019
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application start
Sep 1, 2019
Application deadline
Sep 1, 2019 23:59
Europe/Budapest time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries.

Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States