UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme is designed to provide a fundamental understanding of information security and to convey practical engineering skills.

Course Modules

Modules include: Computer security 1; introduction to cryptography; research in information security. Optional modules: distributed systems and security; people and security; applied cryptography; computer security 2; information security management; language based security; relevant options from other MSC degree programmes.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in computer science, electrical engineering or mathematics, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant work experience may also be taken into account.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,090  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,310  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,725  Academic year. First year home fees