Master of Science Cyber Security

Study Discipline: Computer Science & IT
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available



English, German

About this Study Course

In the dynamic realm of Cyber Security, our program delves deep into safeguarding computer systems and fostering secure interactions within them. We explore both the technical and organizational dimensions of system security, crafting measures for detecting and mitigating attacks while also delving into the human aspects of secure software development and system operation. Our research spans the interdisciplinary spectrum, bridging classical Computer Science with various fields in the natural sciences, humanities, social sciences, and law. As we navigate current trends and future possibilities, our active research ethos ensures that students are equipped to tackle the evolving challenges of cybersecurity with innovation and adaptability.


Embark on a journey of comprehensive Cyber Security training intertwined with classical Computer Science fundamentals. Our program not only equips you with subject-specific methodologies and tools but also encourages interdisciplinary exploration through optional modules. From crafting corporate information security management systems to analyzing critical infrastructure vulnerabilities, the possibilities are vast. Dive into IT security consulting, become an expert in incident analysis, or venture into academia. Our graduates are poised to make impactful contributions in diverse realms, from safeguarding corporate networks to shaping future cybersecurity policies.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree (German or non-German) in a relevant discipline
  • English language proficiency (CEFR level B2)
  • Specific modules including Principles of Cyber Security, Mathematical principles of computer science, Principles of theoretical computer science, Principles of programming, software technology, and information systems, and a Research thesis
  • Aptitude test for university studies for applicants from outside Germany or another EU country
  • Principles of Cyber Security
  • Mathematical principles of computer science
  • Principles of theoretical computer science
  • Principles of programming, software technology, and information systems
  • Research thesis

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Future Career Outcomes

Our alumni stand as testaments to the program’s efficacy, thriving in roles across various industries. From consulting firms to tech giants, their expertise is highly sought after in today’s cybersecurity landscape. The program’s emphasis on practical skills development ensures graduates are well-prepared to tackle real-world challenges, staying ahead of industry demands and making meaningful contributions to the evolving cybersecurity ecosystem.

Visa Requirements:

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