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Advanced Certificate Program in Cyber Security

Become a Cyber Security expert by specialising in application security, data secrecy, cryptography, network security.

  • Online
    Format
  • 40,000+
    Paid Learners
  • 250+
    Hours of Learning
  • 7.5 months
    Upto 15 hrs/week
  • Dec 30, 2021
    Start Date
  • 85+ Countries
    Learner Base
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Certificate
  • Benefits
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Instructors
  • Careers
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn
  • FAQs

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 250+ Hours of Learning
  • Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • Support available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST for queries
  • 1:1 Personalised Mentorship from Cyber Security Industry Experts

Security culture can achieve more than prohibition posture.

- Stephane Nappo, Global Chief Information Security Officer, OVHcloud

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Application security, Data secrecy, cryptography, network security and much more.
  • Advance Your Career
    Cyber Security Expert, Cyber Security Engineer, Cyber Security Lead, Cybersecurity Analyst, Application Security Engineer, Network Security Engineer
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Anyone who wishes to gain a foothold in the Cyber Security industry: Open to all Engineers, Software/IT, Data, Tech Support Engineers and Admins
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks. No coding experience required.
Syllabus

Experience 250+ hours of best-in-class content developed by leading faculty & industry leaders in the form of videos, case studies & projects

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Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore. IIIT Bangalore is a deemed university by UGC, AICTE approved & in the Top 70 Engineering Universities as per NIRF Rankings.

  • Build a strong network for life with opportunities to connect to Cyber Security Industry experts & your experienced fellow learners
  • Gain theoretical knowledge & practical understanding with this cutting-edge curriculum
  • Learn multiple tools & languages to stand apart to gain a foothold in the Cyber Security industry
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Benefits with upGrad
360 Degree Career Support services, Personalised Mentorship from Industry Experts, Hands-on Projects, Peer Networking opportunities & a whole lot more to help you master Cyber Security
  • Learning Support
    Industry Expert Mentorship
    • Access to industry experts for personalised guidance before any interview
    • Live interactive sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
    Student Support
    • Available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST.
    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
  • Interview Prep & Resume Building
    • Get access to Industry Experts and discuss any queries before your interview
    • Explore 100+ commonly asked interview questions across modules
    Company Specific Preparation
    • Just-in-Time Interviews: Get company and role-specific preparation with mock interviews right before your actual interviews
    • Access to a carefully curated pool of interview resources from top companies to ensure you're interview-ready
  • Networking & Learning Experience
    • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
    • Peer to peer networking opportunities with the alumni
    • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects
    • Weekly real-time doubt clearing sessions
    Hands-on Projects
    • 4 projects/ assignments

Syllabus

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions.
  • 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
  • 250+
    Hours of Content
  • 1:1
    Mentorship Sessions with Industry Experts
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, assignments & case studies

  • Network with peers by collaborating on projects
  • Guidance from an experienced industry mentor to achieve concrete learning outcomes
  • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to help you improve
  • Exploiting Web Application
    Exploiting a web app using various vulnerabilities such as Injection, CSS, X...
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  • Applied Cryptography
    Use cryptographic and encryption techniques for computer security
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Instructors

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

Career Support

  • 1:1 Mentorship Sessions with Industry Experts

  • Dedicated Career Mentor for tracking career goals & interview prep

  • Profile Building Workshops & 1:1 Resume Review Sessions

  • 3 months Career Support provided post Program Completion

  • Company Specific Support with pool of resources per company & access to experts & alumni for interview preparation

  • Career Support
    Our Learners Work At
    Top companies from all around the world have recruited upGrad alumni
    Program Fee
    USD 1999
    Ask about our preferred employer tuition discount options!

      Empowering learners of tomorrow

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

      What's Included in the Price
      Features/Benefits
      • Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore Without Quitting Your Job
      • Practical Learning with Industry Projects and Case Studies
      • Rigorous Cutting-Edge Curriculum Developed in Collaboration with IIIT Bangalore and Industry Leaders in Cyber Security.
      • 360 Degree Career Support with 1:1 Mentorship from Industry Experts, access to post-graduation career support
      • Networking opportunities with 10,000+ alumni & leading industry experts

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