Structure of the Master Specialisation Cyber Security
The general structure of the master specialisation Cyber Security is as follows:
- Specialisation basis (24 EC)
- Specialisation electives (24 EC)
- Specialisation specific Research seminar (6 EC)
- Computer science and Society (philosophy course) (3 EC)
- Research internship (15 EC)
- Master electives (12 EC)
- Free electives (6 EC)
- Master thesis project (30 EC)
The total amount of EC's of this programme should be at least 120 EC.
The above components are further described below.
|Specialisation basis (mandatory courses, 24 EC)|
|Specialisation electives (24 EC), to be chosen from the following list:
|Specialisation specific Research seminar (6 EC)
|Computer science and Society (philosophy course) (3 EC)
|Research internship (15 EC)
See this page for additional information.
|Master electives (at least 12 EC)
to be chosen from the Computing Science master courses. Courses from other programmes are subject to approval by the Examining Board. Overlap with other courses is not allowed.,
|Free electives (6 EC)
To be chosen from courses offered by Radboud University, but overlap with other courses is not allowed. Should be approved by the Examining Board.
|Final thesis (30 EC): MSc-project.
The final thesis is scheduled in the last semester. The MSc project is finished by writing a Master's thesis. Generally speaking, students will do their Master's project under the supervision of a member of staff of their own university. However, students may, after consulting a local supervisor, choose to do a Master's project at another site, or an external project at a company or abroad.
 This course replaces the course NWI-IMC067 Capita Selecta in Cybersecurity.
 The Examination Board can also approve the inclusion a maximum of 6 EC of Bachelor’s courses in the elective space, provided that (a) the course was not taken by the student as part of their bachelor or pre-master programme; (b) the student is able to motivate this choice, and (c) the Bachelor’s courses have a thematic coherency with the other courses in the elective space.