Cyber Security

Bachelor

Cyber Security is an area of expertise in great demand. This online or on-campus study programme will help you become a specialist, trained to prevent and protect against cyberattacks in all areas of IT.


International Studies
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You decide where and when you want to study

State-approved & accredited top-level education

First-class study programmes with a recommendation rate of 96 %

Personal service & support

Your digital learning journey with personal support

Start your Bachelor in Cyber Security

In this practice-oriented Bachelor in Cyber Security online study programme, you will be trained as a threat hunter with leadership potential. You will acquire the latest knowledge in the field of cyber security and deal with the architecture, programming and maintenance of security systems. In addition to incident response and digital forensics, you will learn about aspects of penetration testing and reverse engineering in order to understand the perspective of cyber criminals and protect against them.

Have you already completed a training course, studied at a university or gained work experience? At IU International University of Applied Sciences you have the opportunity to get your previous achievements recognised, completely free of charge. By doing so, you can save valuable time and reduce tuition fees. 

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Then request our free information material and discover everything about:

  • Detailed study content & module overview
  • Our options for specialisation
  • Application & financing options
  • Career opportunities


Your degree summed up

All the important details about the programmes

Study model
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
180 ECTS
Language: English
Online studies and on campus
Study duration & extension
36 - 72 months (depending on time model)
Free of charge extension period
Start online studies: any time
Start on campus: up to 4 x per year
Tuition fees
Starting from $ 112 ($ 224)* per month

*based on the exchange rate from 01.08.2022 09:05 AM (CEST)
On campus:
Available from 01.10.2022 (English, 180 ECTS)

Ready to start an education that gives you a real digital edge?

At IU, you don’t have to choose between your career and your lifestyle — how you study is always your choice. We certainly won’t mind if you learn from somewhere that’s got an ocean breeze.

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You can use the code STARTSTUDYING until the 18th of August and get up to 50% off your tuition fees.

*You can start any time.
*This discount is only available for the online studies model.

All our study programmes include the following benefits

  • Teaching and study material
  • Marking of your end-of-module exams
  • Free 4-week trial
  • Online tutorials and guidance from tutors
  • Use of the online campus
  • Individual study coaching
  • Online exams
  • Career coaching
  • Learn English for free

With the IU digital learning platform, you decide when and how you want to study.

Get instant access to a wide variety of innovative learning tools and resources, from the comfort of your couch.

Use innovative technology to build the study schedule that works best for you, and ace your studies.

You’ll also get a free MS Office package for the entire duration of your studies.

Students with a registered address in the EU will also receive a free iPad to use during their studies

Plus, there’s a bonus: when you use our e-tools, we convert the resources you save in green energy by planting trees.

Why IU is the best choice

Your studies are flexible and 100% online

Schedule when you want to learn and study 100% online. At IU you have the possibility to complete your degree fully from home, whether full-time or part-time. You can even take your exams online whenever it suits you. 

Accredited & Globally Recognised

IU is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. All IU study programmes, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated. We can also provide you with an official Europass Diploma Supplement once you graduate, to ensure that your degree is recognised anywhere in the EU.

You gain full support

We provide you with innovative learning tools, digital study material, tutorial videos, student advice and support, and forums to exchange with other students. You also have 24/7 access to our large online library. Your tutors are always available to answer your questions. Our study coaches are also available to help at any time.

The ideal mix of theory & practice

Our programmes provide you with essential theoretical knowledge and focus, above all, on practice-oriented studies designed to best prepare you for your future career. Thanks to our great variety of specialisations you can specialise in the specific areas that match your personal goals.

Accredited and certified university

Our aim is to prepare you for the international job market. That is why every study programme we offer is state-approved, bears the seal of the German Accreditation Council and is globally recognised. When you study with IU, you will be assured of top-quality education.


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And, after two years, an average of 80 percent have management responsibilities. On top of that, 97% of our students would recommend studying with IU International University of Applied Sciences. This information was reported by more than 3,000 Alumni who took part in our 2020 Service Evaluation. These excellent results are based on the fact that, in addition to teaching professional expertise, IU International University of Applied Sciences focuses on training social and intercultural competence. IU is proud of its graduates and the impressive careers they have built.


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