Information Security

Master degree programme

  • Qualification awarded:
    Diplom-Ingenieur (Dipl.-Ing.)
  • Duration:
    4 semesters
  • Organisational form:
    part-time programme
  • Language:
  • Places per year:
  • Tuition fees:
    EUR 363.36 (for students from third countries: EUR 1,500) + student union fee
  • Start of course:
    annually in September
  • openday:
    Mar 13, 2020 Details

Combining technical and management expertise

The practice-oriented training with the combined knowledge of technology and management offers you the necessary knowledge to guarantee the security of overall systems and to anchor information security in the company. You will receive competencies in the fields of IT infrastructure, software security, privacy, incident handling and security management.


An ideal learning environment

Students can work through virtual practice scenarios in three labs, each with 20 workstations. They can also log in to the network technology lab via VPN when they are off campus.

IT-SeCXCutting-edge topics

We place great emphasis on knowledge transfer and building close ties with the IT security industry.

  • The university’s IT-SeCX conference is aimed at industry specialists and features an evening programme where security experts can compare notes.
  • Security Day offers workshops for school pupils.
  • The programme has an advisory board which meets regularly with a view to promoting ongoing quality improvements in the IT Security and Information Security programmes.

Research at the Department of Informatics & Security

As IT security is a rapidly developing area information exchange between teaching and research is vital for conveying effective education. Close cooperation with the institute of IT Security Research guarantees the transfer of up-to-date knowledge.

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