Career Prospects

Digitalization will not be effective and successful without a very robust and effective cyber security system. This Cyber security system will need continuous improvement, development, maintenance on a periodic basis and therefore there will be huge demand of Cyber Security experts all across walks of life.

Graduates of this course can pursue any of the careers listed below (but not limited to): Cyber security analysts, Digital forensics experts, Information system security officer, Network security administrator, Cyber Law Expert, IT Security Engineer, Security Architect, Security Software Developers, Cloud Security Experts etc.

The broad areas covered by this programme are: Cryptography, Network Security, Wireless Networks Vulnerabilities and Security, Computer Forensics, Legal Aspects of Cyber Security, Security and Privacy related issues in various applications and deployments like Cloud Computing, Internet of Things etc. The pedagogy for this course will be hands-on using real world case problems.

Recent Trends of Cyber Security : Fraud protection, Anti-phishing, Mobile security, Data Protection, Encryption, Server security, Next-generation firewalls, next-generation intrusion prevention, secure web gateway, advanced malware protection, email security, endpoint security, security management, security services, Identity and access management, threat protection, information protection, cloud security, DDoS protection, application gateway, Security analytics, security orchestration, network security, data protection, threat intelligence, application security, mainframe security, unified threat management and many more.

Top Companies Operating in Cyber Security

  • Microsoft
  • IBM
  • Accenture
  • Infosys
  • Siemens
  • Cisco
  • Sophos
  • McAfee
  • Kaspersky Labs
  • FireEye