Course ContentsMaster programme Cyber Security and Resilience
The dual structure of the master degree programme allows our students to put their acquired know-how into practice directly at our partner companies. In this way, you achieve the best possible learning outcomes and you are well prepared for current cyber security challenges.
Focus of the curriculum
Organisational Security and Resilience
is concerned with organisational security measures, standards and best practices as well as risk and resilience management
Technical Security and Resilience
deals with the technical protection of information systems and the analysis of vulnerabilities and security incidents
Applied Security Competence (Dual Project)
supports students in putting their knowledge into practice with company partners
Future Work Skills
promotes the transfer of knowledge in areas such as conversation techniques during audits, data analysis skills or personnel management
Diploma Thesis/Master Thesis
enables students at the end of their studies to focus on an individually chosen topic
Interdisciplinary Elective Module
The iLab programme allows you to participate in an interdisciplinary and intercultural project semester with the working language being English.
The design as a dual-system programme offers you not only a comprehensive theoretical education but also participation in real projects at companies and partner institutions. An education at the highest scientific level in combination with a strong practical orientation provides you with excellent career opportunities.
High-quality technical equipment and four modern network technology labs offer you every possibility to explore your talents and interests. Thanks to VPN solutions, as a student you can use all resources outside the campus as well.
The fact that the teaching language is English promotes your skills of expression. Equipped with profound knowledge and linguistic competencies, you are well prepared for a career in the international field of cyber security and resilience.
This type of teaching enables you to focus on one subject at a time and ensures a balanced workload and an even distribution of the tasks. Learn more:
Gain international experience
Study in St. Pölten and be connected to 8 European universities! EUDRES gives you the opportunity to enroll in joint study modules and learn from regional entrepreneurs and industry professionals.
Find out more about EUDRES.