Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
The mission of the academic master’s study programme “Cybersecurity Engineering” is to provide a set of theoretical knowledge and practical skills for students to achieve competencies corresponding to a Master’s degree in cybersecurity engineering. In the academic Master’s studies, the student acquires the necessary knowledge, skills and competence for comprehensive and effective action in the field of cybersecurity engineering in the chosen economic sector – design, implementation, improvement and management of IT security systems, understanding of professional ethics and socially responsible management, which forms the basis for further studies for a higher level of knowledge and skills acquisition.
The aim of the study programme “Cybersecurity Engineering” is to prepare top level specialists in cybersecurity who can (1) understand and develop the cybersecurity policy of companies and various organizations as well as public space; 2) design, implement, monitor and proactively develop cybersecurity measures; (3) conducting international research in cybersecurity; and (4) continue education for professional development or in doctoral studies.
Graduates of the study programme are prepared for work in both the state and local government, as well as in the private sector – in commercial companies, small and medium enterprises. The study programme is suitable for students who want to become a cybersecurity analyst, cybersecurity engineer, cybersecurity architect, cybersecurity consultant. Graduates are also prepared for continuing work in industrial research and development as well as in scientific research and higher education.
It is possible to continue education to obtain a degree of Doctor.