B.Tech. in Computer Science/Electronics/Information Science/MCA/M.Sc. in Computer Science or Information Science or Mathematics or Information Technology with at least 50% marks (45% in case of candidate belonging to SC/ST category) in aggregate in the above degrees from any board recognized by the State Governments / Central Government / Union Territories or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto.
The M.Tech in Cybersecurity programme is designed to provide an outcome-driven and skill-based learning to make students become proficient cybersecurity professionals. Experiential learning with proprietary and open software programmes is the one of the best academic facilities of this programme. The School offers state-of-theart infrastructure to reproduce a real-time simulator-like environment to defend against cyberattack scenarios.
Designed keeping in mind the exponential growth in the usage of information technology and the demand for huge number of cyber security professionals to counter measure online cyber-attacks
Meet the demands of the future job market especially demand for cyber security professionals
Designed with inputs from industry professionals and academic experts from various universities in India and abroad
Some of the important courses of study include: cryptography, cloud security, block chain technology, cyber physical systems, Firewall and UTM architecture, digital forensics, ethical hacking, security architecture with solid theoretical foundation and project-based skills.
“Security Analyst” Certification from NASSCOM DSCI is integrated into the programme, which is a widely recognized industry certification. The certification will provide the participants the following skills:
Security Software Developer
Digital Forensic Analyst
Cloud Security Architect
Intrusion Detection Specialist
Malware Analyst, Data Privacy Officer
Computer Security Incident Responder
Governance Compliance & Risk (GRC) Manager
Graduates of M.Tech. (Cyber security) will be able to:
Demonstrate skills as a Cybersecurity professional and perform duties with ethical and moral values
Engage in active research for professional development with an attribute of lifelong learning
Be an active and useful members of the society contributing to the economic and technological development of the nation and the world.
Take up entrepreneurship
On successful completion of the programme, graduates of M.Tech (Cyber security) programme will be able to:
Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of specific discipline or professional area, including wider and global perspective, with an ability to discriminate, evaluate, analyse and synthesise existing and new knowledge, and integration of the same for enhancement of knowledge.
Analyse complex engineering problems critically, apply independent judgment for synthesizing information to make intellectual and/or creative advances for conducting research in a wider theoretical, practical and policy context.
Think laterally and originally, conceptualize and solve engineering problems, evaluate a wide range of potential solutions for those problems and arrive at feasible, optimal solutions after considering public health and safety, cultural, societal and environmental factors in the core areas of expertise.
Extract information pertinent to unfamiliar problems through literature survey and experiments, apply appropriate research methodologies, techniques and tools, design, conduct experiments, analyze and interpret data, demonstrate higher order skill and view things in a broader perspective, contribute individually/in group(s) to the development of scientific/technological knowledge in one or more domains of engineering.
Create, select, learn and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools, including prediction and modeling, to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
Possess knowledge and understanding of group dynamics, recognize opportunities and contribute positively to collaborative-multidisciplinary scientific research, demonstrate a capacity for self-management and teamwork, decision-making based on open-mindedness, objectivity and rational analysis in order to achieve common goals and further the learning of themselves as well as others.
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of engineering and management principles and apply the same to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, manage projects efficiently in respective disciplines and multidisciplinary environments after consideration of economic and financial factors.
Communicate with the engineering community, and with society at large, regarding complex engineering activities confidently and effectively, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation by adhering to appropriate standards, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in life-long learning independently, with a high level of enthusiasm and commitment to improve knowledge and competence continuously.
Acquire professional and intellectual integrity, professional code of conduct, ethics of research and scholarship, consideration of the impact of research outcomes on professional practices and an understanding of responsibility to contribute to the community for sustainable development of society.
On successful completion of the programme, graduates of M.Tech. (Cybersecurity) will be able to: