Become a Cyber Security and Consulting specialist
Attacks by hackers and viruses pose a real threat to companies and organisations. Experts are needed who know about the latest IT security issues, otherwise databases, systems and networks are constantly at risk.
Due to the high demand for IT security specialists with management expertise and soft skills, we have created our new study programme "Cyber Security Consulting"
Students of the programme get an extensive overview of the concepts and fundamentals of Cyber Security issues and learn about methods and best practice examples in IT security management via hands-on projects.
Current standards and types of information security and other management systems are part of the curriculum as well as case studies, the principles of auditing and an internship. Due to the modules in risk management, general management, consulting and leadership and the many projects, students become cyber security specialists who can take up leading and advisory positions and are able to drive change in organisations.
During the interdisciplinary programme students have the chance to gain relevant industry insights thanks to the in-depth modules on growth sectors such as "Energy and Utilities", "Transport and Logistics" as well as "Public Sector and Healthcare".
|Degree||Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)|
|Duration of Study||
Winter Semester (October)
General higher education entrance qualification (Abitur) or university of applied sciences entrance qualification (Fachhochschulreife); personal interview; and proof of English language proficiency.
|Languages||English / German|
|Customize Your Studies||
choose extracurricular modules at the other Berlin SRH universities and at the Dresden Campus
Yes, in the 6th semester
The study programme is offered in two variations:
The interdisciplinary study programme offers students the opportunity to gain plenty of real work experience in different projects. This way they can foster their intercultural, team-work and leaderships skils and are able to grow their professional network.
The business and technological knowledge in the curriculum provides our students with a unique qualification that is becoming more and more popular amongst employers and enables our students to choose from a variety of career opportunities.
Knowledge, methods, experience and personality
Professional, social, methodological and practical skills: thanks to our comprehensive curriculum, our study programme provides you with skills that are in demand. The international profile of our university and the intercultural character of our student body strengthen your personality. SRH offers you the ideal conditions to thrive in a multicultural world.
|1. Semester||2. Semester||3. Semester||4. Semester||5. Semester||6. Semester|
|Cyber and Information Security – Fundamentals||ISMS BSI IT-Grundschutz||Business Continuity Management Systems||General Risk Management||Certification and Auditing of Cyber/Information Security||Internship|
|Management and Leadership||ISMS ISO 27000 Series||Data Protection Management Systems||Management Systems Integration||Sector Competence - Energy & Utilities, Transport & Logistics||Thesis|
|Consulting Fundamentals||Process-based ISMS Operations||IT-Service Management Systems||Cyber Security – Methods and Best Practices||Sector Competence - Public Sector and Healthcare|
|Berlin IT Ecosystem I||Berlin IT Ecosystem II||Berlin IT Ecosystem III||Berlin IT Ecosystem IV||(Block) Berlin IT Ecosystem V|
|Technology Project I||Technology Project II||Technology Project III||Technology Project IV||Technology Project V|
|Scientific Work I||Scientific Work II||Scientific Work III||Scientific Work IV||Scientific Work V|
After finishing their studies, graduates of the B.Sc. Cyber Security Consulting programme are the sought-after consultants, managers and experts of tomorrow and benefit from excellent career prospects around the globe.
With a Bachelor of Science in "Cyber Security Consulting" you have vast career options. You can work in the areas of information security, data protection, business continuity management and cyber security in a range of industries
Start your career just after completing your degree
During their studies, students establish contacts with companies and create a professional network. Thanks to the industry knowledge, work experience and soft skills or graduates become sought-after Cyber Security professionals.
Areas of work:
- IT/Cyber Security Consulting
- IT/Cyber Security Audit
- Management and expert positions in start-ups and companies in the following industries: information security, data protection, business continuity management and cyber security
Pursue a Master’s degree
The Bachelor's Programme "Cyber Security Consulting" provides you with the ideal background to continue your studies in a Master's programme. In the English-speaking Master programmes "Computer Science" or "International Management" at SRH, you have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and acquire the necessary qualifications for a leadership position or an academic career or a PhD.
Get your career started at SRH Hochschule Berlin and apply for our Cyber Security Consulting programme. Here you find information about admission requirements and your next steps towards studying at SRH.
Apply now. We will carefully review your application and invite you to our interview if your qualifications meet our Bachelor's study criteria. Applying is free of charge.
Admission requirements vary according to the educational background and citizenship of candidates.
The basic requirements are:
- General higher education entrance qualification (Abitur) or university of applied sciences entrance qualification (Fachhochschulreife)
- personal/telephone interview
- Proof of English language proficiency (for the English programme). If you wish to wish to study in the German programme, please check the German requirements here.
All applications are examined individually to determine if they meet the admission requirements.
Proof of language skills
The following English proficiency tests are accepted:
- TOEFL 87 ibt
- TOEIC Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150
- IELTS (academic) 6.5
- CAE (grade A, B, or C)
- CPE (grade A, B or C)
- Pearson English Test Academic (PTE-A): 59 Points
- B2 First: 173
Applicants with professional training
Each applicant who completed professional training and has several years of work experience must pass an eligibility test to be admitted to university.
Studying at SRH Hochschule Berlin is worth the investment. You benefit from high-quality education that will prepare you for the challenges of your dream job.
A degree from SRH Hochschule Berlin facilitates the entry into the job market. Excellent study conditions and comprehensive services help you focus on your studies.
|citizenship||October 2019 intake|
|EU/EEA (incl. Albania and North Macedonia)||€750 / month|
|Non-EU/Non-EEA||€5100 / semester|
Please note: The monthly/semester tuition fees remain the same for the entire duration of the study programme.
An additional enrolment fee of €350 (EU/EEA students) / €750 (Non-EU/EEA students) is to be paid once at the start of the programme.
Funding and Scholarships
Information on financing options & scholarships can be found here.
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