MSc Computer Science with Security

Bangor University

Program Description

MSc Computer Science with Security

Bangor University

In 2011, it was estimated that the total cost of cyber crime to the UK was £27 bn. The major financial losses were associated with the theft of Intellectual Property and Industrial Espionage. Critical in the protection of an organisation’s infrastructure are the development of a computer security culture and the adoption of mature security standards/controls and technology.

Students completing this Computer Science with Security course will have an understanding of the fundamentals underpinning computing and its applications with a specialisation in the area of Security. You will be able to describe the operation of such software systems, apply the related principles into the implementation of properly engineered software, and understand the drivers for future trends.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


This MSc will equip you with the computer and information security skills needed by any organisation. Those completing the MSc in Computer Science with Security course will definitely be more employable as computer securities become a priority.

Entry Requirements

A 2(ii) undergraduate Honours degree in Computer Science is required.

Applicants from overseas must in addition demonstrate competence in English to level IELTS 6.0 overall and no element under 5.5. An appopriate ELCOS (Bangor University English Language School) pre-sessional course may be taken to achieve the required English language level.

Last updated February 10, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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1 - 2 years
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Start date Aug., 2017
United Kingdom Bangor, Wales
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