M.Sc. Cyber Security

Teaching Language: English

About the studyprogram


Students who study Cyber Security at the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg benefit from an accredited Master's degree based on recognized scientific standards.

Academically qualifying

With the completion of a Master's degree, all doors are open to you - decide for yourself whether you want to pursue a specialized position in industry or a career in science.


After a professional internship you set yourself up for your master thesis and you are ready to work on your own scientific work. Your mentor will help you.

System Security

Learn how to protect systems and networks from cyberattacks and prevent hackers from gaining access to sensitive data.

Ethical Hacking

Learn how to hack computers, networks and other systems without forgetting about the subject of ethics.

Legal Framework

Get to know the legal framework and essential legal regulations on the subject of IT security.

Specialize in Cyber Security with a self-designed study plan and use your knowledge from computer science and mathematics to research, explain and design complex security solutions to better protect IT systems. Our master's degree Cyber Security is ideal for a career in IT or for a PhD.

Inform yourself and decide for
your Cyber Security studies at BTU

We provide all the important information about the study program and the start of studies for your decision-making process.

Current modules in semester

Sommersemester 2024 (version from 12.06.2024)

Here you can find all modules and categories offered in this semester. Use our Timetable Creator → to create your individual timetable. If you have questions about the module selection, please contact the FSR or the academic advisor.