M. Tech. in Cyber Security

This M. Tech programme aims to train the students in the cyber security discipline, through a well designed combination of course-ware and its application on real-world scenarios. The programme has a strong emphasis on foundational courses such as mathematics for security applications, advanced algorithms, networks etc., in addition to diverse subject core areas such as cryptography, operating systems and security, cloud security, security of cyber- physical systems etc. 

Students will be exposed to real-world problems, open-ended problems, and simulated real- life scenarios with active guidance fromdomain experts in this field. The program will help the students to:

  • Comprehend the various security threats and vulnerabilities of the cyber world keeping in line with the industrial trends.
  • Scale up to the demand from multiple industrial sectors on the cyber world to promote effective methods, practices and tools to counter the cyber crimes.
  • To be able to architect, design and implement fool-proof product lines in the field of cyber security.

 

Curriculum

List of Courses

Foundation Core

Course

  • Mathematical Foundations
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Data Mining and Machine Learning
  • Secure Coding

 

Subject Core

Course

  • Internetworking - Protocols and Security
  • Modern Cryptography
  • Cryptographic Protocols and Standards
  • Database Security
  • Operating Systems Concepts and Security

 

Electives

Course

  • Mobile and Wireless Networks and Security
  • Programming Languages
  • Network Security
  • Information Hiding
  • Information Security and Risk Management
  • Digital Forensics
  • Coding and Information Theory
  • HDL and Cryptographic Applications
  • Digital Watermarking
  • Cryptanalysis
  • Logical Foundations for Access Control
  • Boolean Functions

 

Ultimately this programme will yield next generation cyber security leaders who can be successfully employed in various sectors of industries, business firms, Government departments, financial bodies, educational institutions, etc, and these sectors generate huge demand for well-trained, professional people to be employed on cyber security front and they are always on the look-out for professionally trained people in the area of cyber security... »»

 

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