Electronic Warfare, Information and Cyber MSc/PgCert Degrees

Cranfield University

Program Description

Electronic Warfare, Information and Cyber MSc/PgCert Degrees

Cranfield University

Electronic Warfare, Information and Cyber Degrees

PgCert in Sensor Electronic Warfare

This PgCert covers a selection of Electronic Warfare topics relevant to military systems, covering the specification, analysis, development, procurement, and technical management of military radar, electro-optics and infrared sensor systems.

Duration: 3 years Part-time

Who is it for?

This PgCert has been designed for officers of the Armed Forces and for scientists and technical officers in government defence establishments and the defence industry.

Graduates achieve a high level of understanding and detailed knowledge of military communications and sensor systems with particular regard to electronic warfare.

PgCert in Communications Electronic Warfare

This PgCert covers a selection of Electronic Warfare topics relevant to military communications systems, including the specification, analysis, development, procurement and technical management of military information systems.

Duration: 2 years part-time

Who is it for?

This PgCert has been designed for officers of the Armed Forces and for scientists and technical officers in government defence establishments and the defence industry.

Graduates achieve a high level of understanding and detailed knowledge of military communications and sensor systems with particular regard to electronic warfare.

MSc in Military Electronic Systems Engineering

This course provides education and training in selected military electronic systems. It is particularly suitable for those who will be involved with the specification, analysis, development, technical management or operation of military radar, electro-optics, communications, sonar or information systems, where the emphasis will be on an Electronic Warfare environment.

Duration: 11 months full-time, up to 5 years part-time

Who is it for?

The course is intended for officers of the armed forces and for scientists and technical officers in government defence establishments and the defence industry. It is particularly suitable for those who, in their subsequent careers, will be involved with the specification, analysis, development, technical management or operation of military radar, electro-optics, communications, sonar or information systems, where the emphasis will be on an Electronic Warfare environment.

Students taking the Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) course variant are able to choose to study, and will be awarded, either the PgCert in Communications Electronic Warfare or PgCert in Sensors Electronic Warfare.

MSc in Cyber Defence and Information Assurance

Designed to develop professionals who can effectively manage and exploit the threats and opportunities of cyberspace at the organisational level. The course specifically focuses on responses to serious present and emerging threats in the information domain.

Duration: Up to 5 years part-time

Who is it for?

Students will be government, corporate and critical information infrastructure staff who are one or more of the following:

  • Managers who need to understand information risk and respond to cyber threats
  • Technicians who wish to understand the operational and business context
  • Procurement staff commissioning critical or sensitive projects
  • Policy and planning staff interested in computer network and security operations
  • Personnel interested in social media and associated concepts such as cyber mobilisation
  • Those charged with accreditation and assessment of security measures

MSc in Cyberspace Operations

The Cyberspace Operations programme is designed to develop professionals to support manoeuvre in cyberspace, in contested operations and as part of integrated planning.

Duration: Up to 5 years part-time

Who is it for?

Students will be UK Military and other Government personnel charged with supporting operations in cyberspace, in their current or anticipated role. These staff may also be one or more of the following:

  • Managers who need to understand information risk and respond to cyber threats
  • Technicians who wish to understand the operational and business context
  • Procurement staff commissioning critical or sensitive projects
  • Policy and planning staff interested in computer network and security operations
  • Personnel interested in social media and associated concepts such as cyber mobilisation
  • Those charged with accreditation and assessment of security measures

Cost & Fees

  • PgCert in Sensor Electronic Warfare
    Home/EU: £10,400 - Overseas: £10,400 (part-time)
  • PgCert in Communications Electronic Warfare
    Home/EU: £10,400 - Overseas: £10,400 (part-time)
  • MSc in Military Electronic Systems Engineering
    Home/EU: £30,500 - Overseas: £30,500 (part-time and full-time)
  • MSc in Cyber Defence and Information Assurance
    Home/EU: £12,500 - Overseas: £12,500 (part-time)
  • MSc in Cyberspace Operations
    Home/EU: £12,500 - Overseas: £12,500 (part-time)

*In Full-time studies, most fees paid personally by the student or their families are eligible for a departmental bursary.
**In part-time study, students will be offered the option of paying the full fee up front, or in a maximum of two payments per year; first instalment on receipt of invoice and the second instalment six months later. Most fees paid personally by the student or their families are eligible for a departmental bursary.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
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