Cyber Security is about practising the defence of defending computers, mobile devices, electronic systems, networks and data from malicious attacks. It is a very analytical field that is demanding for everyone. It requires major thinking skills and a lot of creativity to understand how systems can be broken, protected and should be used.
The duration to Study Cyber Security in Malaysia is 3 years long.
The eligibility criteria to study Cyber Security in Malaysia are different for different universities, the details are given below :
• Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualification as acceptable by the Senate.
• Bachelor’s degree with CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00, but below CGPA 2.75; can be accepted with rigorous assessment (include test, interview or portfolio).
• Bachelor’s degree with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00, or qualification which is equivalent can be accepted with minimum 5 years relevant working experience in related fields
|Program Name||Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) major in Cyber Security|
|Program Duration||3 years|
|Intakes||March, August, *October *Special semester due to COVID-19|
|Indicative Annual Fee||Malaysian students: RM32,500 Non-Malaysian students: RM39,600|
The Fee to study Cyber Security in Malaysian University differs and is approximately for RM 180,000 to RM 360,000
The career you can choose after completing a Degree in Cyber Security in Malaysia are as follows:
As the Internet grows, so does cybercrime. Luckily for cyber security professionals, this generates great demand for jobs. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of Information Security Analysts is projected to grow 37 percent from 2012 to 2022, which is much faster than average.
Cyber security degrees tend to be more challenging than non-research type majors, such as programs in the humanities or business, but are usually not as difficult as degrees in research or lab intensive areas, such as science and engineering.
Below are few subject in the list you can study in top University in Malaysia: