Network Security and Pen Testing MSc

Middlesex University London

Program Description

Network Security and Pen Testing MSc

Middlesex University London

Why study MSc Network Security and Pen Testing at Middlesex? Our course provides both intensive practical training and a profound theoretical education, extending beyond the technicalities of network security to cover strategic and organisational issues. Unless you're already in employment, we'll help you to find a placement for up to 12 weeks, during which you'll work on your independent research project.

Our award-winning technology centre has five specialist laboratories equipped with the latest industry-standard hardware and software, including OPNET, Wireshark, MATLAB, Simulink, OpNet Modeller 17.0, OMNeT++, NI and Cisco technology such as Packet Tracer. While studying for this qualification you will work with our LTE test bed and Blade Server, and you will learn how to access and configure cloud-based networks. As part of your studies, you'll also have the opportunity to work towards a Cisco CCNA professional certification, worth £1,600 and considered the gold standard in the industry.

Course highlights

  • Spend a minimum of 140 hours gaining practical experience in our industry-standard networking labs

  • We encourage students to explore new concepts and developments and were delighted when three of our students were crowned winners at the Young Professional Engineering Challenge

  • Middlesex University is an official Cisco Academy licensed to provide CNNA certification training and equipped with the latest industry-standard equipment

  • Our strong research profile ensures our courses remain innovative. We have developed our own WSN, Senso LAB, and have also undertaken notable research in areas such as MIMO, LTE and LTE Advanced

  • This is an intensive course but much of your study will be independent. Full-time students spend a maximum of three days a week in classes and part-time students one or two days a week

  • The course is suitable for both recent graduates and IT professionals who wish to further their knowledge

  • As a student of this course, you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module. You can start your studies in either September or January.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 25, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Aug. 2019
Oct. 2019
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
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Price
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8,500
£12,500 international
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United Kingdom - London, England
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Aug. 2019
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