Programme Overview


To equip graduates with advanced cybersecurity expertise, fostering critical analysis and practical skills to combat evolving threats in digital landscapes.


    • Real-world Cybersecurity Analysis
    • Multi-dimensional Problem Solving
    • Multi-disciplinary Cybersecurity Approach
    • Risk Management and Human Factors Integration
    • Practical Application and Industry Exposure


2 Years (4 semesters)


Ghanaian Students


International Students



August 30th, 2024

Curriculum Overview

Semester 1
Information Security Assurance & Management
Network & Enterprise Systems Security Management
Criminological Theories
Cyberspace Ethics & Law
Semester 2
Cryptography & Digital Forensics
Block Chain and Cryptocurrencies
Cyber Psychology & Behaviour
Semester 1
Graduate Qualifying Seminar
Cyber Warfare & Terrorism
Cyber Security Breaches Case Studies
MSc. Thesis Phase 1
Semester 2
MSc. Thesis Phase II

Career Prospects

At the forefront of cyber security expertise, our graduates unlock a spectrum of impactful roles. The MSc programme propels you into dynamic careers safeguarding digital landscapes and fortifying organizations against evolving cyber threats.

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Key Pathways

  • Cyber Security Analyst: Analyze and fortify digital infrastructures, ensuring robust protection against cyber threats.
  • Incident Responder: Swiftly respond to and mitigate cyber incidents, minimizing potential damages.
  • Security Consultant: Offer expert guidance to organizations, strategizing and implementing robust cyber security measures.
  • Penetration Tester: Evaluate system vulnerabilities, identifying and rectifying potential security risks.
  • Security Architect: Design and implement resilient security frameworks for digital systems.
  • Security Researcher: Investigate emerging threats and contribute to the evolution of cutting-edge cyber security solutions.
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Top Industries

  • Technology and IT Security Firms
  • Financial Services and Banking
  • Healthcare and Medical Institutions
  • E-commerce and Retail
  • Telecommunications and Network Security
  • Manufacturing and Supply Chain
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Government and Public Sector
  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Cybersecurity Consulting Services
  • Education and Research Institutions

Entry Requirements


Each student is required to hold a BSc from an accredited university with a minimum of second class upper or second class lower from a recognised institution or a GPA of at least 2.0 on a scale of 4 or better and CWA greater than 50%.


Preference will be given to graduates with backgrounds in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering


Graduates with other backgrounds will be considered on case-by-case basis.

Our Unique Learning Pillars

  • Experiential Learning

  • Contextual Learning

  • Unified Learning

  • Extensional Learning