MSc Cyber Security (Online)

Defend the digital future with our MSc Cyber Security (Online) programme. 

Seamlessly blend your career ambitions with the flexibility of distance learning at UH Online. Dive into the forefront of cyber defence, and become a sentinel against evolving digital threats.

Programme overview

Uncover the intricacies of Digital Forensics  to manage and scrutinise cyber incidents adeptly. Delve into Distributed Systems Security , unravelling the fabric of protection in networked environments. Master strategic, tactical, and operational Cyber Operations, transcending the information landscape.Navigate the art of uncovering vulnerabilities with Penetration Testing.Untangle the enigma of Operating Systems and Networks, exploring the core of their functionality. Forge skills in Data Mining, sculpting insights from vast data streams.Grasp the heart of artificial cognition in the Theory and Practice of Artificial Intelligence and  apply AI principles to real-world challenges.  This 100% online masters programme culminates your journey with the Cyber Security Masters Project (60 Credits), a testament to your autonomy and acumen.


Upon graduation from The University of Hertfordshire, new avenues await. Become a guardian as a Cyber Security Analyst or a sentinel as an Information Security Manager. Pave the path as a Penetration Tester, or engineer defences as a Network Security Engineer. Shape strategies as a Cybersecurity Consultant, and thrive in this dynamic domain.

Distinctive features

  • Flexible online learning: Tailor your studies to your life, wherever you are. Work full-time, study parktime progress in real-time
  • Cutting-edge curriculum: Embrace contemporary cyber security techniques
  • Expert faculty: Learn from established professionals and pioneers
  • Applied learning: Solve real-world problems through hands-on projects
  • Global network: Connect with diverse learners and industry veterans.

Join us

Become a sentinel of the digital realm. Embark on your MSc Cyber Security (Online) journey now, and equip yourself with the armour of knowledge to defend against digital adversaries.