Master of Cyber Security

Program code

5726

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

2 years full-time

Credit points

160

Indicative fee

$29,500.00* per year (more)
* 2019 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Any Bachelor degree (4.0 GPA) or higher

    (more)

6.5

IELTS (Academic) (more)

CRICOS code

097096G

Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Why choose this program?

As technology continues to evolve the need for organisations to protect and secure digital information is becoming more critical. As a graduate of the Master of Cyber Security, you will possess the skills to generate and implement innovative cyber security solutions for business, government and individuals.

In this degree, you'll develop the expertise to investigate and identify current and future cyber security threats, conduct risk and vulnerability assessments of networked devices and infrastructure, and generate and implement innovative cyber security solutions.

Related programs

Code Program title Campus Intake
3350 Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Gold Coast, Nathan
3351 Graduate Certificate in Business Cyber Security Nathan
3352 Graduate Certificate in Cyber Crime Gold Coast, Nathan
5726 Master of Cyber Security (this program) Gold Coast, Nathan Trimester 1 and Trimester 2
5612 Master of Information Technology Nathan Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3
5613 Master of Information Technology Gold Coast Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3
3219 Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Gold Coast Exit point only
3220 Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Nathan Exit point only

Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.

Attendance information

This Masters program will be offered full-time on-campus at the Nathan and Gold Coast campuses.

If you are an International student on a student visa, you must ensure that you enrol in a way that will allow you to complete your enrolment within the expected program duration as stated on your Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE).

International students

An International student is one who is not:

  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen or
  • a person who has Australian permanent resident status.
Indicative annual tuition fee

The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points (two full-time trimesters).

The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.

Tuition fees
  • An International student pays tuition fees.
  • Students are liable for tuition fees for the courses they are enrolled in as at the census date.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program prior to 2014 is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student commenced the program.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program from 2014 onwards is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student is enrolled.

Program fees for the Master of Cyber Security (5726)

Year of study Fee category/Band Fee per CP Tuition fee 80cp
2019 Fee Band 29.5 $368.75 $29,500.00
Changing programs

If an International student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.

Permanent resident status

If an undergraduate student obtains permanent resident status in Australia after commencing study in a program, and the student can provide evidence of permanent resident status prior to the census date (of the trimester in which they are enrolled), the student will be provided with a domestic fee-paying place.

The student may then apply for a Commonwealth supported place at the next admission period provided that the student satisfies the conditions for transfer from a domestic fee-paying place to a Commonwealth supported place as set out in the Undergraduate Programs Admission Policy.

If a postgraduate student obtains permanent resident status in Australia after commencing study in a program, and the student can provide evidence of permanent resident status prior to the census date (of the trimester in which they are enrolled), the student will automatically be considered for a Commonwealth supported place subject to availability.

If a research student obtains permanent resident status in Australia after commencing study in a program, and the student can provide evidence of permanent resident status prior to the census date (of the trimester in which they are enrolled), the student will automatically be considered for a Commonwealth Government Research Training Program (RTP) Fee Offset or a domestic fee-paying place as applicable for the program.

Further information