Computer Networks and Cyber Security
University of Wales
Key Course Facts
The programme includes material required for the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and Certified Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) qualifications, and students can work towards these internationally recognised qualifications alongside their MSc degree. This programme aims to provide in-depth knowledge and skills in the specialist area of networking and security. It has been developed in response to the need for personnel equipped with the skills needed to design, implement and troubleshoot an enterprise computer network infrastructure
The course is designed primarily for science and technology graduates who have some prior knowledge of computing and/or networking and who wish to specialise in computer networking.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Computer Networks and Cyber Security, MSc, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
We normally require an Honours Degree (2.2 or above) or advanced qualification in Computer Science or cognate discipline from a UK University or recognised overseas institution or industrial experience in IT and an Honours Degree.
Tuition Fees Computer Networks and Cyber Security MSc
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
About University of Wales
The University of Wales (UW) is a confederal university located in Cardiff, Wales. This university was the very first to exist in Wales, and now operates a highly rated research centre, the Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies. In addition, UW also has a centre used for studying and conferences in Gregynog, Newtown.