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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: n/a
  • Foreign: $ 16.7k
  • Languages of instruction:
  • English
  • StudyQA ranking:
  • 655pts.
  • Duration:
  • 1 year

    Develop the skills to create, plan, and manage effective IT security processes for businesses with this course, which is designed, delivered, and awarded by Arden University.

    You’ll learn how to keep up with the fast-paced IT world and gain practical skills that will make you an invaluable asset to any business.

    Arden is a specialist distance learning university that has helped 50,000 students around the world succeed over the last 26 years. In 2015, 79% of Arden students said that their studies contributed to improving their career.Flexible payment plans available.

    Who should take this course?

    If you are currently working in IT security or if you want to move into a role where you are responsible for managing and deploying IT security, this course will give you the skills and understanding needed to meet the challenges of the evolving field of technology and its rapid development within the context of security risks.

    Programme structure

    Each module covers essential topics for ensuring that your IT security is prepared to meet the challenges of evolving technology. You will consider the impact of the changing IT security landscape and focus on the design and establishment of prevention plans within your organisation. 


    • Technology and Trend Monitoring
    • Information Security Strategy Development
    • Risk Management
    • IT Security Management
    • IS Governance
    • Cloud Systems and Applications
    • Research Project

    University requirements

    Every programme has its own entry requirements, so make sure to check our programmes page to see specific information.

    The minimum entry requirements for GISMA HE Programmes are:

    • IELTS — overall band score from 6.0
    • Strong undergraduate degree from a recognised university
    • GMAT and three or more years of postgraduate work experience (only for the Magellan MBA and Grenoble MBA).

    Executive education programmes may differ from course to course, so please refer to each programme page.

    Program requirements


    • 2:2 UK honors degree or equivalent
    • English proficiency IELTS 6.5 or equivalent for students who have not been taught in English

    Non-standard entry:

    • Students without a 2:2 degree or equivalent are encouraged to apply with management experience instead (at least five years).
    • You will also need to demonstrate your motivation, provide a personal statement, and have references and other evidence of your experience.

    Please, fill the contact form for more details on how to apply.

    Programme Tuition Fee (for the whole duration of the course)  
    MSc IT Security Management Part-time 15,000.0 €

    Flexible payment plans

    Arden University offers flexible payment plans* that allow you to spread the costs of your programme fees across three instalments. Apply today and get an Early Bird discount of €3,000, a deposit of €2,000.00 is required to start.
    1st instalment of €3,500 payable within 14 days of the course start date
    2nd instalment of €3,500 payable within 3 months of the 1st instalment
    3rd instalment of €3,000 payable within 6 months of the 1st instalment
    *Terms and conditions apply. Read more here (

    This programme is designed, delivered and awarded by Arden University, a UK university monitored by the Quality Assurance Agency for England (QAA) and the UK government. Arden has helped 50,000 students succeed over 26 years of providing higher education to students around the world. In 2015, its Student Survey found that 79% of Arden’s students saw their career improve as a direct result of their studies at the University.  

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