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Cyber security is a very fast moving field. A program in security that aims to be on the forefront has to necessarily have a companion-advanced program that has a good balance between theoretical and practical aspects, analytical methods and system architectures, academic ideas and industry practices.

The Center for Cyber Security was identified by TIFAC (Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India) as a CORE in Cyber Security in September 2005. The TIFAC-CORE in Cyber Security gives significant thrust to the frontier areas of Cyber Security, including technology, practice, management, and policy issues. Research areas of the TIFAC-CORE in Cyber Security are organized into four broad categories, namely: Enterprise Wide Security, Data Center Security, Language-Based Security, and Hardware and Embedded Systems Security. These categories represent four horizontal layers of security in a typical information system /network that a practitioner would normally encounter in today’s industrial settings and corporate environments. CORE also focuses on theory and practice of authentication, authorization, and access control techniques.

Curriculum

Semester 1
Course Code Type Course L T P C
20MA601 FC Mathematical Foundations for Cyber Security 3 1 0 4
20CY602 FC Concepts in System Security 3 0 0 3
20CY603 FC Cryptography 3 0 3 4
20CY626 SC Internet Protocol lab 0 0 6 2
E Elective 1 2 0 3 3
 20CY627 SC Secure Coding lab 0 0 6 2
18HU601 HU Amrita Values Program * P/F
18HU602 HU Career Competency I * P/F
Credits 18
* Non-Credit Course
Semester 2
Course Code Type Course L T P C
20CY621 SC Cyber Forensics 2 0 3 3
20CY622 SC Applied Cryptography 3 0 3 4
20CY624 SC Web Application Security 2 0 3 3
20CY623 SC Network Security 3 0 0 3
E Elective II 2 0 3 3
20CY628 SC Cyber Security Lab 0 0 6 2
18HU603 HU Career Competency II 1 0 0 1
20RM600 SC Research Methodology 2 0 0 2
Credits 21
Semester 3
Course Code Type Course L T P C
E Elective III 2 0 3 3
E Elective IV 2 0 3 3
20CY798 P Dissertation 8
Credits 18
Semester 4
Course Code Type Course L T P C
20CY799 P Dissertation 12
Credits 12
Foundation Core
Course Code Course L T P C
20MA601 Mathematical Foundations for Cyber Security 3 1 0 4
20CY602 Concepts in System Security 3 0 0 3
20CY603 Cryptography 3 0 3 4
Subject Core
Course Code Course L T P C
20CY621 Cyber Forensics 2 0 3 3
20CY622 Applied Cryptography 3 0 3 4
20CY623 Network Security 2 0 3 3
20CY624 Web Application Security 2 0 3 3
Project
Course Code Course L T P C
20CY798 Dissertation 8
20CY799 Dissertation 12
Laboratory
Course Code Course L T P C
20CY626 Internet Protocol lab 0 0 6 2
20CY627 Secure Coding Lab 0 0 6 2
20CY628 Cyber Security Lab 0 0 6 2

 

Course Code Course L T P C
20RM600 Research Methodology 2 0 0 2
Electives
Course Code Course L T P C
Elective I
20CY701 Data Mining and Machine Learning in Cyber Security 2 0 3 3
20CY702 Design and Analysis of Algorithms 2 0 3 3
Elective II
20CY703 Security of Cyber physical Systems 3 0 0 3
20CY704 Steganography and Program Obfuscation 2 0 3 3
20CY705 Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems 2 0 3 3
Elective III
20CY706 Coding and Information Theory 3 0 0 3
20CY707 Formal Methods for Security 3 0 0 3
20CY708 Android Security 2 0 3 3
20CY709 Wireless Networking and Security 2 0 3 3
Elective IV
20CY710 Security in Cloud Computing 2 0 3 3
20CY711 Special Topics in Cryptography 2 0 3 3
20CY712 Blockchain Technology 2 0 3 3
20CY713 Secure Systems Engineering 2 0 3 3
20CY714 Special Topics in Cyber Security 2 0 3 3
Eligibility

Academics

Eligibility

B.Tech/BE in ECE, EEE, CS/IT

This M. Tech program provides a good blend of theory and industrial practice; necessary theoretical background, insight into general and technical aspects of Cyber Security, analytical methods and management practices in the field of Cyber Security are the areas receiving detailed attention. It aims at molding the student into an Information Security professional. Practicing industry professionals and enterprise experts with little or no knowledge in Cyber Security too can benefit from this program.

Duration 

Two years

Program Overview

Focus Areas
  • Cryptography and Cryptanalysis
  • Steganography and Steganalysis
  • Cloud Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Web Security
  • Mobile Security
  • Information Hiding
  • Machine Learning
  • Visual Cryptography and Secret Sharing
  • Operating System Security
  • Big Data Security
  • Data Base Security
International Programs

Centre for International Programs facilitates foreign internship with scholarship and higher education. Students can even opt for dual degree programs.
Internships

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Fees Structure

To be Updated

Facilities and Infrastructure

  • Cyber Security lab
  • IoT VAPT lab
  • IoT VAPT Lab
  • FPGA Lab

Facilities

Facilities

Cyber security is a very fast moving field.

Facilities

It aims at moulding the student into an Information Security professional.

Why Amrita

The top reasons to choose Amrita for your career

601-800th

World University Rankings 2020

141

BRICS Rankings 2020

801–1000th

World University Rankings 2020

168th

BRICS University Rankings 2020

5th

India University Rankings 2020

12th

Overall Rankings 2020
ranking
5th Best
University in India
ranking
Amrita Ranked No.1 in India Top 100 in The World
ranking
Topmost
‘A++’ Grade

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