Information Security

Modern day technology is vulnerable and information security is more important than ever. In this study, you will learn how to prevent and manage cyberattacks in order to strengthen our societal security and how to build safe and solid information systems. The study also deals with the social, legal and managerial aspects of information security.

The MSc in Information Security will give you the skills necessary in order to plan execute and lead information security projects. Information security is an interdisciplinary area, which requires a solid foundation in informatics and mathematics.

In this study, you will be qualified to work with critical infrastructure, forensic investigation and incident response, security management, as well as for positions in law enforcement, national security and emergency preparedness. Candidates with knowledge in information security are in great demand in the labor market.

The study can be taken full-time over two years or four years by combining work and studies. All teaching in this master's program takes place in English.

Choose one of three fields of study:

  • Cyber and Information Security Technology
  • Information Security Management
  • Digital forensics
Application deadline
Tuition No tuition fee
Degree level Master, 2 years
City Gjøvik
Credits 120.0
Language of teaching English