Master of Science in Information Security and Digital Forensics

Provided by London School of Business and Finance


Awarded by University of East London

Course introduction


Develop skills in the field of information security and digital forensics with the master's programme awarded by the University of East London. Through a mixture of theory, advanced practical skills and experience, you will develop sound knowledge and analytical abilities, which will facilitate intellectual and professional development and future employment at a senior level.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

- Security Management
- Computer Security 
- IT & Internet Law
- Digital Forensics
- Mental Wealth - Professional Life (Dissertation)

Entry Requirements

a. Minimum Academic Entry Requirement 
Learners/Students who have successfully completed either of the following:
- Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering subjects from a recognised university with a minimum of 2:2 classifications.
- Learners/Students who have obtained equivalent qualifications in relevant fields (usually professional qualification), will be assessed case-by-case and subjected to university approval.

b. Minimum English Language Requirement 
- Applicants who have not studied prior qualifications in English require IELTS 6.0 or equivalent in an accepted English language test.

c. Minimum Age Requirement 
- 21 years or above 

d. Admission Requirement
Accreditation of prior certificated and experiential learning:
- University of East London’s ACL & AEL – Accreditation of Certificated Learning (ACL)- learning that has been recognised previously by LSBF, and which is demonstrated by formal certification
- Accreditation of Experiential learning achieved by reflecting on experiences outside formal education and training systems
- Students, who have obtained equivalent qualifications in relevant fields, will be assessed case-by-case and subjected to university approval

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

12 months (full-time), 12 months (part-time)

Fees & Funding

SGD $17,000 (Local students), SGD $18,000 (International students)