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Master of Science in Cloud and Network Security

University of Bolton University of Bolton, UK

Intake Sep 2023

Sep 2022, Jan 2023

work permit PG Work Permit

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GBP 12950

Tuition Fee (GBP)

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 Free

Application Fee

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12 months

Duration

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6

IELTS

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80

TOEFL

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55%

Min GPA

Program Overview

The MSc in Cloud and Network Security offers graduates with a background in networking, system administration or cloud computing the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of security and operations of computer systems.

You’ll have the opportunity to study the latest methodologies and development techniques and develop a detailed understanding of computer operating systems, virtualisation and networking. We’ll support you as you acquire the capacity to adapt and learn new skills ready to respond as the computer industry evolves throughout your career.

The programme has been designed collaboratively with industrial partners, giving you to the chance to equip yourself with professional skills, and understand the ethical and environmental issues you’ll encounter in your professional life.

You’ll also be encouraged to prepare for your postgraduate career with coursework based on a series of realistic scenarios covering technical issues, proposals and reports.

PLEASE NOTE  If you start this programme in January then the course duration is 18 months.

Highlights

  • We continually monitor and update the content of our MSc programmes so they offer the best preparation for the employment marketplace.
  • Our teaching staff all have comprehensive industry experience, enabling them to offer practical insights to students grappling with real-world problems.
  • During the course, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the necessary skills to scale from small infrastructure to major cloud infrastructure applications.
  • We take pride in our approach to our students, taking time to give all individuals the help and support they need to succeed.
  • Our commitment to provide the best possible learning environments has seen us make significant investments in our IT facilities.

Key Features

  • Free or significantly reduced software available to our students from our educational partners including RedHat, Fedora, Adobe and Microsoft.
  • Access to vendor qualifications from Cisco and RedHat through our unique access to the RedHat academy.
  • You’ll have access to our server architecture, enabling you to develop your cloud computing skills both on and off campus.
  • Industry partners provide relevant, up-to-date input to our teaching and live student projects.
  • Our MSc programme is supported by dedicated laboratories, servers and end hosts with industry-standard hardware and software.
  • Our lecturers take time to build strong personal relationships with all students, enabling questions to be answered quickly and easily.

Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

Application Processing Days 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

Work Permit work permit PGWP

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have a Bachelor's degree.

    6 IELTS Score With no band less than 5.5
    80 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    50 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    100 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
    55% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

    The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    12950

    Tuition Fee
    (GBP)

     Free

    Application Fee
    (GBP)

    12000 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
    (GBP)

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    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

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    Questions

    Student Visa

    When Should I Apply?

    4 to 6 months

    Bank Account?

    No Need

    Duration of visa

    Course Duration + 3 Months

    Time to Wait for Visa

    35 Days

    Appointment

    Required

    How can you apply

    Cost and Expenses

    Fee

    Visa Fee

    Minimum Funds

    833 CAD, 917 CAD

    Other Expenses

    Medical Fee and more

    Examination and Skills

    Medical Examination

    Required

    Language Skills

    Required

    Work Permit

    Students who wish to work in Canada require a work permit to do so. A student in Canada can work part-time during the course of his studies and full-time during holidays and semester breaks and post the completion of their course/program.

    Work Permit

    Till valid study visa

    Working Hours

    20 hours/week

    Documents Required

    Study Permit

    Social Insurance Number

    Study Permit

    Post Graduate Work Permit

    The Post- Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) allows you to work for three years in Canada if you have completed a two years degree or more.

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    Application

    Form or Online

    Documents Required

    List of Documents

    When to Apply

    First 3 months

    How long does it take?

    90 Days

    Duration

    3 Years

    Fees

    CAD 255

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