PROFESSIONAL MASTER’S IN CYBERSECURITY ENGINEERING

Pending licensing, the study programme will be launched in Autumn 2018 at Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences.

 

STUDY PROCESS
The study process will feature a combination of face-to-face sessions, group exercises, case study analyses, experiential learning sessions and simulations related to solving real-life cybersecurity risks and problems. The curriculum provides students with a unique combination of skills to enable them to become cybersecurity practitioners.


KEY FACTS
Location: Latvia, Valmiera
Study mode: full-time (module based)
ECTS: 120
Study languages: Latvian and English
Next intake: September 2018, February 2019
Study mode: courses are taught on weekends, twice a month


WHO CAN APPLY
The program is for beginners and starting professionals working in governmental and non-governmental sectors, business organizations across a wide range of industries where cybersecurity is considered as the critical competency to advance the organization’s competitiveness. Highly motivated applicants who are ready to protect and defend cyber systems and gain hands-on experience in ethical penetration testing, wireless security, network security, cryptography, risk management and security of emerging technologies.


For further information, get in touch with Programme Director, Sintija Deruma at sintija.deruma@va.