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Institute of International Studies

Institute of International Studies

BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networking

BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networking

Top-up degree awarded by University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

The BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networking top-up degree is delivered online by NCC Education and is a natural progression from Level 5 Diploma in Computing (second year of the graduation degree) with Cyber Security.

The programme aims to equip graduates with the technical knowledge and interpersonal skills necessary for taking part in the design, implementation, management and security of modern computer systems.

Advantages:

  • This final year of degree programme will enable the graduates to work as professional cyber security practitioners, able to meet the responsibilities and challenges demanded and highly sought after, in the cyber security industry.
  • By working in partnership with CompTIA (one of the IT industry’s top trade associations in the UK), graduates of this programme will be offered the opportunity to achieve an additional professional IT certificate in either Cyber Security (CySA+) or Cloud Infrastructure (Cloud+).
  • This particular programme equips students with technical computing skills that will enable them to enter a number of varied senior roles in the following areas:
    1. Security Analyst
    2. Database Administrator
    3. Security Engineer
    4. Systems Analysis
    5. Security Consultant/Specialist
    6. Systems Design

Eligibility: Successful completion of 12th or equivalent course from any recognized Board or Level 3 International Foundation Diploma of NCC Education, UK.

Learning overview: Units comprise of weekly video lectures, tutorial exercises, discussion forums and live chat sessions with subject experts. Students will have the opportunity to interact with other students from around the world.

After successfully completing Level 5 at MET Mumbai the student can secure admission in the Final year of Graduation having the following 2 options:

Option 1. The students can opt to study at various universities in the UK and can complete the bachelor’s degree. Subject to UK Visa & Immigration approval

Option 2. Student can get online graduation degree in BSc (Hons) Business Computing and Information Systems from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan).

Entry after Level 4 to the following universities:

Progression to Universities Country Progression to Universities Country
Abertay University
Deakin University
Glasgow Caledonian University
Kingston University London
Leeds Beckett University
Letterkenny Institute of Technology
London Metropolitan University
Manchester Metropolitan University
Middlesex University London
National College of Ireland
Scotland
Australia
Scotland
England
England
Ireland
England
England
England
Ireland
Nottingham Trent University
Plymouth University
Northumbria University
The University of Northampton
University of Central Lancashire
University of Greenwich
University of West of England
University of Wolverhampton
University of Worcester
Bangor University

England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England

Entry after Level 5 to the following universities:

Progression to Universities Country
Letterkenny Institute of Technology
London Metropolitan University
Nottingham Trent University
University of Bedfordshire
University of Gloucestershire

England
Ireland
England
England
England
England

List of universities for progression is subject to change/updates, please check for the latest information at the time of your progression.
*The student will have to fulfill the admission criteria of that particular university

Subjects / Units - The following Subjects are taught in Level- 5 Diploma

Diploma in Computing (with Cyber Security) (L5DC CS)
  1. Business IT Project
  2. Information Systems Analysis
  3. Network Security Threats and Defence Mechanisms
  4. Computer Forensics and Incident Investigation
  5. Ethical Hacking and Information Security Assessments
  6. Professionals issues in IT

Academic Progression

  • Graduates are eligible to apply for postgraduate and master’s degree study in the UK and other institutions across the World.
  • MET Mumbai offers an MBA from The University of Plymouth/Cardiff Metropolitan University and Anglia Ruskin University.
  • Students can join Autonomous Postgraduate Courses in India.
  • List of universities for progression is subject to change/updates, please check for the latest information at the time of your progression.

Student Career Outcomes

  • The qualification equips students with a blend of technical IT skills and business expertise that will prepare them for a career in IT sector.
International Computing Program