MCA (Specialisation: Cybersecurity)
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham - Ahead Online

Enroll today for AICTE approved MCA-degree from No. 1 Private University in India.

  • A++ Grade
    Accredited by NAAC
  • Institute of Eminence
    Appointed by the Government of India
  • 24 Months
  • Rs. 2,40,000
    Program Fees
  • Admission Open Till

    Sep 29, 2021

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Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • World renowned Ethical Hacking Team (Team Bi0s - to provide mentorship through hands-on exercises
  • Interact with International (Israel, USA) and National Cybersecurity specialists on course modules and Industry led projects with 50+ case studies
  • Training for Industry Certifications
  • Flexible Learning: 6 month & 1 year certifications and 2-year degree (take up to 4 years)
  • World-Class faculty
  • Master over 50+ of the latest Cybersecurity tools
  • 360 Degree Placement Assistance by Amrita University
  • Dedicated Course Mentors
  • Earn 6 of the most sought Cybersecurity certifications
  • Opportunity to work in research centers on industry projects
Programme Curriculum | Master of Computer Application - Cybersecurity

Get a detailed breakdown of courses per semester, credits and our personalised learning tracks.

  • Industry Certifications Training
    CISCO Academy
    - CyberOps Associate
    - IoT Security (Included in course)
    - CCNA
    - EC Council Security Certificates
    Certified Secure Computer User

    - CND (Network Defender)
    - CHFI (Forensics Investigator)
    - CEH (Certified Ethical Hacking) v11
    CompTIA Certificates

    - PentTest+
    - Security+
  • Job Opportunities
    Security Engineer, Network Security Consultant, Cyber Forensics Specialist, Penetration Tester, Ethical Hacker, Application Security Analyst, Governance Risk Compliance Analyst, Cloud Security Analyst, Cybersecurity Operations Manager Cyber Compliance Audit Specialist, Cybersecurity & Artificial Intelligence Specialist, Security Systems Administrator, and Security Architect.
  • Who Is This Programme For?
    This MCA - Cyber Security program is suited for working professionals who want to upskill, or for aspirants who want to update themselves and re-enter the industry or create their own startups. We will equip you with advanced technical foundations and assist in gaining industry certifications.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Direct admissions for learners with a minimum of 50% marks in UG degree. Learners below 50% marks will be also considered for admissions following a short interview.
    Candidates must have passed 10 + 2.
    Candidate must have completed an undergraduate degree in Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or Bachelor's Degree in Science with Mathematics at 10+2 level.
    Students in their final year can apply with the last completed semester results.
    Candidates with work experience will have an added advantage for admissions.

MCA- Cybersecurity from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham-Ahead Online

Earn a prestigious AICTE Approved degree from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, the fourth best University in India.

  • - As per the UGC regulations, Online degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level shall be treated as equivalent to the corresponding awards of the degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level offered through conventional mode.
  • - Join a growing global network of accomplished Amrita alumni.
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  • Semester 1
    • Semester 2
      • Semester 3
        • Semester 4
          • Industry Certifications
            • 720+
              Live Session
            • ~30
              Learning Hours Per Week
            • Amrita Corporate and Industry Relations (CIR)
              Amrita University has its CIR department, dedicated to get the students placed.
                Corporate and Industry Relations (CIR) covers student-centric learning in the areas of verbal and communication, soft skills and numerical aptitude.
                  This Corporate plan has been drawn up with academia and industry practitioners.
                    The concerted efforts to get the subject matter experts (SMEs) from industry to participate in board of studies, online conferences / seminars and other technical events have also benefited the students.
                      Amrita's CIR provides 360* assistance to students by providing training, mentoring, in terms of CV writing, mock GD and interview sessions.
                        We have a record of 95% of students placement in different corporate sectors with more than 200 companies participating.
                        (Data is based on on-campus information)
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                          • This program will provide expertise for both technical and managerial jobs in Cybersecurity.
                              The program aligns to NASSCOM’s National Occupational Standards and Data Security Council of India’s Cybersecurity Skills.
                                Unique curriculum and certifications are tailored to develop proficiency in both defensive and offensive skill sets. Students will learn to work with 50+ tools.
                                • Industry Certifications Training:
                                  • Cisco: Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate
                                  • Fortinet: Fortinet Network Security Expert
                                  • CompTIA: CompTIA Certified Penetration Tester
                                  • EC-Council: Certified Ethical Hacker
                                  Industry-Ready Training:
                                  • Interact with International (Israel, USA) and National Cybersecurity specialists. 50+ case studies to be covered.
                                  Amrita Social Ayudh
                                  • Opporutniy to get involved with social organization to students develop an impact and create shareholder return.
                                  Impact Impact Entrepreneurship - TBI incubator
                                  • Opportunity to bring in ideas with in-house business incubator- non profit startup incubator supported by Govt. of India and Amrita
                                Amrita Placements
                                Data is based on on-campus information

                                Admission Process

                                There are 4 simple steps in the Admission Process which are mentioned below:

                                Programme Fee
                                ₹2,40,000 (incl. taxes)
                                Learners can pay semester wise
                                • Sem-wise Payment: INR 60,000 * 4 (Sem-wise payment * 4 semesters) = INR 2,40,000

                                Empowering learners of tomorrow

                                What's Included in the Price
                                • Flexible learning: Exit Options with Certificate / Diploma
                                • Cutting edge curriculum desiged by industryy experts
                                • Study from the best faculties from India and Abroad
                                • Experience Immersive Learning Experience & Industry Exposure
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