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Master of Cyber Security

Master of Cyber Security (MCYS)
CRICOS: 0100380

Study mode
  • On-campus
  • Online
  • Springfield
  • Toowoomba
  • 2 year(s) (or part-time equivalent)
  • Feb, Jul, Nov
Note: Semester 3 (November) intake is only offered via online study.


  • Blend management and technical skills to progress your career. Gain globally transferrable skills and the technical expertise to safeguard digital assets in an increasingly connected world.
  • A hands-on capstone research project enables you to work with industry and apply theory to practice in a collaborative, laboratory environment at USQ or in your own workplace. You'll use real-world data and state-of-the-art software to solve industry specific problems. 
  • Graduate with strong leadership skills enabling you to work in various industries in many areas of ICT spanning technical, analytical, business value, risk, and cyber-governance.
  • The cyber security sector is one of the most rapidly growing industries globally. Trained professionals are in high demand in both large-scale and smaller organisations. 
  • USQ is currently seeking accreditation for this degree with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).
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