The master program in Cybersecurity aims at teaching students knowledge and solid skills in advanced specification, design, development, implementation and maintenance of secure systems.
First and foremost, students will apply methods and techniques to investigate the vulnerabilities of a given system and its solutions such as scanning techniques and penetration testing, from both theoretical and practical point of view. As a result, we focus on systems security management and audit. A didactic methodology is applied, based on classes, specialized seminars, conferences, case studies, practical sessions in computer labs, tutorials, projects, and self-learning. Students should participate to some international challenge around at least one of the cyber security domains (Systems, Networks, Telecommunication, Software, Web, and Hardware).
Last but not least, French language classes are part of the program for all international students. As required by the French Commission for Engineering Titles (CTI), students seeking to obtain the Master’s Degree of Engineering must reach a B1 level of French by the end of their programme.
Know the relevant technical parts of legal regulations in cyber security and their implications in the design of systems and security tools.
Understand and master the basic security services: authentication, authorization, privacy and access control, etc.
Analyze and detect anomalies and attack signatures in information systems and the web.
Applying vulnerability exploitation to gain unauthorized access.
Create and refine concise and comprehensively documents, plans and projects in the scope of cyber security.
Learn the trends in the cyber-attack techniques.
Apply the cryptographic and steganographic mechanisms required to protect data stored in a system or data transiting a network.
Design and evaluate security architectures for Applications, systems Web sites and networks.
Analyze the risks of introducing personal devices in a corporate professional environment. Know and apply the measures to control the risks.
LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND METHODOLOGY
Lectures and Practical session in the lab
Individual and group work with projects
Seminaries, conferences and challenges
PRE-REQUISITES TO JOIN THE MASTER PROGRAM IN CYBERSECURITY
A Bachelor-degree or equivalent in related fields
Proven knowledge in the following fields:
Introduction to telecommunication
Introduction to operating systems (application with Linux)
OOP (C++, Python, or Java)
CYBERSECURITY MASTER PROGRAM ACADEMIC COORDINATOR
M. Driss ESSAYED – Head of department – Computing, Modelling & Digital technologies
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MASTER PROGRAM IN CYBERSECURITY PRACTICAL INFORMATION
HOW TO APPLY ?
Before applying to the master program in Cybersecurity, make sure you meet the application requirements. Fill out the online application form below and send the admission documents to [email protected].
Special rules apply to exchange students who are part of an established partnership program (Erasmus, Bilateral Agreements, etc.). Therefore, contact the International Office of your home institution if you are interested in being an exchange student.
MASTER PROGRAM IN CYBERSECURITY APPLICATION DEADLINE
Spring semester : November 30th
Late applications may be considered.
Once you have filled out the online application form, please send the following admission documents to [email protected] :
Resume in English
Copy of passport
Proof of English CECRL B2 – IELTS 5,5
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