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Executive PG Programme in Software Development - Specialisation in Cyber Security

Become a Cyber Security expert by specialising in application security, data secrecy, cryptography and network security.
Start your Cyber Security journey at Rs. 10,256 per month*.

  • Online
    Format
  • India's #1

    Technical University (Private)

    Source - India Today, 2021
  • Dec 31, 2021
    Start Date
  • 13 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • 300+
    Hiring Partners
  • EMI options
    Starting at Rs. 10,256*
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Careers
  • Fees
  • Reviews
  • FAQ

Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • Get 4 months Executive Certification in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • 9 Projects and Assignments
  • 10+ Programming Tools & Languages
  • High Performance Coaching(1:1)
  • Support available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST for queries
  • Software Career Transition Bootcamp for non-tech & new coders
  • Personalised Industry Session
  • Just-in-Time Interviews
  • Exclusive Job opportunities Portal
  • Industry Readiness Assessments
  • Career mentorship Sessions (1:1)
  • AI Powered Profile Builder

Security culture can achieve more than prohibition posture. - Stephane Nappo, Global Chief Information Security Officer, OVHcloud

Syllabus

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Application Security, Data Secrecy, Cryptography, Network Security and much more
  • Job Opportunities
    Cyber Security Expert, Cyber Security Engineer , Software Developer,Cybersecurity Analyst, Application Security Engineer, Network Security Engineer.
  • Target Audience
    IT and Technology Professionals, Project Leads and Managers in IT/Tech Companies, Tech Support Engineers and Admins.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks. No coding experience is required.

Executive PGP from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore

  • IIIT Bangalore is India's #1 Technical University (Private) as per the survey of India Today, 2021.
  • Earn Executive PGP from IIITB & join the global pool of accomplished Alumni & Industry Experts.
  • Receive hands on exposure to industry relevant case studies and assignments.
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Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Instructors

Learn from India’s leading Cyber Security faculty and industry leaders.

Syllabus

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Preparatory Course
    • 2 weeks
  • Toolkit for Experiential Learning
    • 3 Weeks
  • Experiential Learning
    • 4 weeks
  • OOD + Software Engineering
    • 4 weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 8 weeks
  • Pre-requisites
    • 2 Weeks
  • Information Security and Applied Cryptography
    • 8 weeks
  • Network Security in Ethical Hacking
    • 6 weeks
  • Application Security in Ethical Hacking and Advanced Concepts in Cyber Security
    • 8 weeks
  • Capstone Project
    • 4 weeks
  • 400+
    Hours of Content
  • 9
    Projects & Assignments
  • 10+
    Programming Tools & Languages
  • 45+
    Live Sessions
Disclaimer
  • upGrad reserves the right to modify, amend or change the structure of module delivery & the curriculum, after due consensus with the University partner

Industry Projects

Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries.

    • Exploiting Web Application
      Exploiting a web app using various vulnerabilities such as Injection, CSS, X...
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    • Exploiting VulnOS
      Exploit vulnerable OS and extract a file.
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    • Applied Cryptography
      Build a Zero-Trust Voting System.
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    Benefits with upGrad
    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Cyber Security.
    • Job Opportunities
      upGrad Opportunities
      • upGrad Elevate: Virtual hiring drive giving you the opportunity to interview with upGrad's 300+ hiring partners
      • Job Opportunities Portal: Gain exclusive access to upGrad's Job Opportunities portal which has 100+ openings from upGrad's hiring partners at any given time
      • Be the first to know vacancies to gain an edge in the application process
      • Connect with companies that are the best match for you
    • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
      • Get mentored by an experienced industry expert and receive personalised feedback to achieve your desired outcome
      High Performance Coaching (1:1)
      • Get a dedicated career coach after the program to help track your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you during your career transition journey
      AI Powered Profile Builder
      • Obtain specific, AI powered inputs on your resume and Linkedin structure along with content on real time basis
      Interview Preparation
      • Get access to Industry Experts and discuss any queries before your interview
      • Career bootcamps to refresh your technical concepts and improve your soft skills
    • Industry Expert Guidance
      • Interactive Live Sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
      • Personalised Industry Session in small groups (of 10-12) with industry experts to augment program curriculum with customized industry based learning
      Student Support
      • Available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST
      • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform
    • Networking & Learning Experience
      • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
      • Peer to peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10000+
      • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects
      • Weekly real-time doubt clearing sessions
      Industry Readiness Assessments
      • Industry oriented tests which are prepared and validated by domain experts for continuous evaluation and improvement

    Career Transition Bootcamp

  • Learn skills to help you transition to Software Development roles (SD1, SD2, SD3, Senior Software Engineer, Senior Software Developer)

  • Personalized content basis your level of knowledge

  • Personalised Industry Session (1:1) with Industry Experts

  • Additional Industry Readiness Assessments

  • Exhaustive list of Interview Questions curated from Top Companies such as Amazon, Google & Microsoft

  • Relevant for preliminary rounds of interview in Tech Companies

  • Get Data Structures & Algorithm Bootcamp Completion Certificate from upGrad

  • Career Transition Bootcamp

    Career Impact

    Learn more about successful career transitions in the
    Career Transition Handbook
    66%
    Average Salary Hike
    51LPA
    Highest Salary
    400+
    Career Transitions
    300+
    Hiring Partners
    Personalised Industry Session
    Sessions by an industry expert for a small group of 10-12 learners with similar profiles to discuss real life applications of concepts and personalised coaching
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    High Performance Coaching (1:1)
    Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you in your career journey.
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    Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    Get personalised career landscaping from experts to chart out best opportunities
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    Interview Preparation
    Support in polishing your hard skills and soft skills for interview preparation
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    upGrad Alumni

    Programme Fee - Indian Residents
    INR 2,99,000 (incl. taxes)
    Starting at Rs. 10,256/month*
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    • No cost EMI options available.

    Empowering learners of tomorrow

    Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

    How You Benefit From This Programme
    Features/Benefits
    • Programme for working professionals, without disturbing their personal or professional life.
    • Exclusive content access in Certification in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
    • Student Support available all days 9AM - 9PM IST
    • Learn from world class faculty with a blend of strong academics, rich industry experience & extensive foreign exposure.
    • Hiring opportunities from Uber, Microsoft, PwC, Genpact and more
    • upGrad 360 degree career support in terms of AI Powered Profile Builder, Just-in-Time Interviews, Career mentorship Sessions(1:1), Personalised Industry Session, etc.
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