SIMAD Graduate Studies introduces Master of Computer Science (Information Security)
Mar 17

SIMAD Graduate Studies introduces Master of Computer Science (Information Security)

Master of Computer Science (MSCS-IS)

 The MS in Computer Science with Specialization Information Security (MSCS-IS) is offered on a full-time basis and the duration of study is 2 years.  This programme will study the students with advanced knowledge in current information security and they will be able to put theory into practice with an individual capstone project.

Career Opportunity              

  • Security Analyst
  • Computer Forensic Investigator and Cyber chime
  • Security Systems Administrator
  • Information Security Architect
  • Ethical Hacker/Penetration Tester
  • IT Security Consultant
  • Cryptologist or Cryptographer

Entry Requirements

  1. A Bachelor’s Degree with good honours in a relevant field from SIMAD University (SU) or any other institutions of higher learning recognized by the senate.
  2. Original Secondary School Certificate.
  3. Processing fee of USD $ 70                    
  4. Two (2) copies of photos with white background

 PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

OURSES MODULE (42 Credit Hours)
CORE COURSES (30 Credits) + INFORMATION SECURITY RESEARCH PROJECT (12 Credits)

CORE COURSES (30 Credits)

  Common Courses 
NOCourse codeCourse nameCredit hour
1MSCS101Machine Learning3
2MSCS102Ubiquitous Computing and Internet of Things (IoT)3
3MSCS103Advanced topics in Algorithms3
4MSCS104Data Mining3
  Specialization Courses 
5MSCS -IS05Computer Forensic and Investigation3
6MSCS-IS06Information Security Management3
7MSCS-IS07Cryptography and Security Protocol3
8MSCS-IS08Network & Internet Security3
10MSCS-IS09Global Issues in Cyber Security – Advanced topics3
11MSCS-IS10Research Methodologies in Information Security3
INFROAMTION SECURITY  RESEARCH PROJECT/ THESIS
1MS-ISP01Master Project I6
2MS-ISP02Master Project II6

Fees

Per SemesterFee
Sem 1$413
Sem 2$413
Sem 3$413
Sem 4$413
Sem 5$413
Sem 6$415
Total$2480.00

For more contact: gsinfo@simad.edu.so

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