IT Security

Bachelor programme

  • Qualification awarded:
    Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSc)
  • Duration:
    full-time: 6 semesters; part-time: 7 semesters
  • Organisational form:
    full-time / part-time programme
  • Language of instruction:
  • Places per year:
    35 full-time; 15 part-time
  • Tuition fees:
    per semester EUR 363.36 + ÖH contribution
  • Start of course:
    annually in September
  • Further study course:
    Information Security (MA)

Demand for security experts stronger than ever before

Comprehensive IT security is a key issue for businesses. There is a huge demand for experts with a combination of the know-how required to manage IT systems securely and the skills to perform management tasks.

An ideal learning environment

Students have access to four labs, each with 20 workstations, where they can work through virtual practice scenarios.  They can even log in to the network technology lab via VPN when they are off site.

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 experts and features a programme of lectures and discussions.
  • Security Day offers workshops for school pupils.
  • The programme has an advisory board that meets regularly with a view to maintaining the ties with industry which promote ongoing quality improvements in the IT Security and Information Security programmes.