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M. Tech in Cyber Security – Course Overview

There is no doubt that the modern world is run by networked computers. Be it our homes, hospitals, airports, banks, or any other place like government offices, private industries, etc. all are connected and working with computers but these systems are susceptible to infiltration and a possible cyber-attack. Our M. Tech in Cyber Security enables the student to prepare for the best defence against such attempts and gain expertise in securing the computer network. By learning to design, implement and manage computer-based systems security at Swarrnim Startup and Innovation University students can develop the skills and confidence to succeed in a wide range of cyber-security roles, including security designers, ethical hackers, and digital forensics officer.

The course starts with the understanding of fundamentals and proceeds to a broad understanding of the different levels of computer and network security. The course, apart from developing technical capabilities, also make students understand the way these cyber-attacks are planned and organized. With proper knowledge of another end of the spectrum, Swarrnim students can outclass any cybersecurity expert. The course enables all the aspirants to explore and plan both the technical aspects and the logistics of planning and implementing network security management.

Course Structure:

 

Sr. No.

Semester

Subject Name

Credit

1

1st

Digital Forensics

4

2

1st

Cyber Security

4

3

1st

Cloud Computing

3

4

1st

Data Mining & Warehousing

4

5

1st

Research Skills

3

6

1st

Subject from School of IE

3

7

2nd

Network Programming

4

8

2nd

Ethical Hacking

3

9

2nd

Cryptography and Biometrics

4

10

2nd

Soft Computing

4

11

2nd

Major Elective - I

3

12

2nd

Subject from School of IE

3

13

2nd

Major Elective-I

Data Center Management

Software Project Management

Wireless and Mobile Computing

 

14

3rd

Cyber Law

4

15

3rd

Seminar (Presentation + Attendance + Preparation of learning material)

4

16

3rd

Internal Review

2

17

3rd

Dissertation Phase - I (Literature Review, Problem Formulation, Progress and Work Plan)

20

18

4th

Seminar (Presentation + Attendance + Preparation of learning material)

6

19

4th

External Mid Sem Review (Brief Literature Review, Problem Statement and Major Outcomes)

12

20

4th

Dissertation Phase- II

20

 

Key feature:

The post-graduate programme in Cybersecurity at Swarrnim Institute of technology seeks to address two problems of the industry: 1) the increasing demand in cybersecurity experts with relevant and contemporary skills, and 2) prepare the talent pool for both academics and the industry and make them future-ready. The M. Tech in Cyber Security programme at Swarrnim is delivered by a dedicated team of cybersecurity experts and active researchers in the domain. The course curriculum is designed by a unique collaboration of academia and industry. After the completion of the course, students do not need any additional training of the domain when they move to industry. They are well accepted across the sectors for their cybersecurity needs.

Career outcomes:

The curriculum gives you skills that are valuable for a career within Information Security but it is also relevant for a much wider range of applications. The diverse skillset around the management of security as delivered in the course at Swarrnim Institute of Technology equips students with meaningful knowledge and relevant experience to excel the career prospects. This is quite prominent due to the problem recruiters have to get hold of security managers with these skills. Students can join on the following positions after the completion of the course:

  • Network Security Engineer
  • Cyber Security Analyst
  • Network Programmer
  • Cyber Forensic Expert
  • Security Architect
  • Software Security Engineer

The Placement Cell at Swarrnim Startup and Innovation university is hyperactive to make sure that your career path is on the right trajectory.

Why study at Swarrnim?

Swarrnim Startup and Innovations University provides you a unique opportunity to learn through a customized program to establish yourself in the industry. Specially designed and focused approach to Innovation, startup, and placements give the student a much-needed self-confidence. The systematic application of teaching and learning methods and clear references made to the University’s employability framework further help students to develop their career prospects throughout the programme. At Swarrnim, students learn through lectures, seminars, discussion groups, practical sessions, presentations, and blended learning. Our overall focus is to groom a personality out of a student who can take on the life challenges as they come. When you choose Swarrnim, you choose the best M. Tech in Cyber Security. We are the first university of India dedicated to startups and innovation. Cyber Security is the field that always has the scope of innovation and the demand for the innovative solution will continue to grow. If you wish to have your startup one day, Swarrnim University is the place where you should pursue your studies.

Eligibility

Bachelors Engineering degree in relevant branch with minimum 50% marks

Duration

2 Years

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