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MSc Cyber Security (University of Bedfordshire)

About the course

The Only UK Master’s program in Cybersecurity in Jordan from university of Bedfordshire hosted by Middle East University is the first of its kind in Jordan. Designed to focus on equipping students with the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle the ever-evolving challenges of information security. By analysing cyber threats and creating innovative security solutions, graduates emerge well-prepared for dynamic environments.

The Outcomes of this program are that graduates gain expertise in cyber defence, information governance, tactical strategies, and project management. Also, students develop a strong understanding of legal, ethical, and regulatory aspects related to information security. The program hones leadership skills, enabling graduates to manage cybersecurity projects effectively and learn research methodologies, preparing them for further studies at the doctoral level.

Overall, this program bridges the gap between theory and practice, producing professionals who can safeguard information systems and combat cybercrimes. The program holds full accreditation from the Ministry of Higher Education in Jordan and globally recognized ensuring its quality and relevance. Graduates of the Master’s Degree in cybersecurity program are well-prepared for supervisory positions in careers that require extensive understanding and interaction with cyber security. Moreover, the program serves as a stepping stone for those who wish to pursue further graduate studies at the doctoral level.

Key facts

Course Level


Study mode and duration

1 Year


Middle East University, Amman, Jordan


The UK Master’s Degree in Cyber Security provides the
growing need for advanced expertise in this field at a global, regional, and
local level. The program’s objective is to provide students with scientific,
theoretical, and technical skills to successfully tackle the cyber dangers
encountered by institutions and organizations. These threatening actions, which
can lead to legal consequences, specifically aim at compromising information
systems and computer networks.

Programme Educational Objectives:
  • Describe a variety of cyber security concepts, threats, and perspectives.
  • Understand best practices in developing secure systems and demonstrate awareness of applications to enhance system immunity against attacks.
  • Analyse, evaluate, and manage risk and security in cyber security scenarios
  • Recognize codes of practice, ethical considerations, and legal issues related to information and cyber security.
  • Understand the importance of compliance with laws and regulations
  • Leadership skills, communication, and risk assessment will be emphasized.
  • proficiency in conducting research related to cyber security.
  • Critical thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills will be developed.
 Why choose this course?
  • The course is offered via block delivery with six entry points through the academic year so you can start when it most suits you.
  • Benefit from using the latest specialized computing facilities and equipment including virtualized environments and a dedicated security lab.
  • Experience interactive sessions and demonstrations delivered by teaching staff and guest speakers.
  • This course is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS) the Chartered Institute for IT.
  • On completing this course, you are likely to progress into a career in the following areas: security associate; security analyst; information security and risk practitioner; penetration tester; security architect; intrusion analyst; DR/BCP manager; or security auditor.
  • As a graduate of this course, you will also have the opportunity for further study at MSc by Research or PhD level.