Master’s Degree Programme in Information and Communication Technology: Cryptography

Study Programme Details
City: Turku
Country: Finland
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Unlock the realm of cybersecurity expertise with our Master’s Degree Programme in Information and Communication Technology, specializing in Cryptography. Delve into the intricate world of cybersecurity, fortified by a profound understanding of the underlying mathematical principles.


Embark on a specialized journey with our Cryptography track, offering a versatile and high-quality education that begins with the foundational mathematics of cybersecurity. This program propels you toward a rewarding career as a security expert, adept at safeguarding the ever-expanding global information landscape.

Admission Requirements

  • you have a nationally recognized first cycle degree – normally a Bachelor’s degree – from an accredited institution of higher education,
  • your degree corresponds to at least 180 ECTS (European credits) or to three years of full-time study,
  • IELTS 5 and the writing test score 6.0
  • TOEFL iBT 90 and the writing test score 20
  • Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • PTE – Academic test with a minimum overall score of 62 and the writing test score 54
  • Advanced-level studies in the major subject 50 ECTS
  • Thematic module or minor subject 20-25 ECTS
  • Elective studies 15-20 ECTS
  • Master of Science in Technology thesis 30 ECTS

Free for citizens of EU/EEA countries or Switzerland, for citizens of non-EU/EEA countries €12,000/academic year

Future Career Outcomes

Upon completing the program, you’ll be well-positioned for future success. Whether as a Cryptographic Analyst, Cybersecurity Consultant, Security Software Developer, Cryptocurrency Security Specialist, or Cybersecurity Researcher, your expertise will shape the future of cybersecurity.

Visa Requirements:

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