Bachelor of Computer Science (Cyber Security) (Hons.)
Bachelor of Computer Science (Cyber Security) (Hons.) is the second bachelor degree programme offered by the Department of Systems and Networking, College of Information Technology, Universiti Tenaga Nasional. This programme offers computer science curricula with the emphasis on cyber security knowledge that is tailored towards securing modern net-centric computing environment. Students who undergo this programme will be equipped with the fundamentals knowledge of computer science which include subjects on programming and software development, data communication and network, computer organization and operating systems. On top of that, students will also be trained in the arts and skills of cyber security which includes subjects on cryptography, computer security, network security, secure programming, information security assurance, as well as network penetration and countermeasures. A subject on security of critical infrastructure is also included to address the pressing needs to secure national critical infrastructure such as the power system infrastructure of Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB). In addition to pursuing computer science and cyber security related jobs, students who graduated from this programme will also be qualified to perform research work and pursue Master and PhD degrees from reputable institutions of higher learning.
Information Security Officer
Penetration Tester/ Vulnerability Assessor
Secure Software Developer
Security Incident Responder
• Islamic / Moral and Civil Society I
• Kaunseling dan Pengurusan Kredit
1 (One) year:
3 (Three) years:
Undergraduate degree course encompasses at least 9 (nine) semester, including 1 (one) semester for industrial training.
Students from other institutions may apply for transfer credits. A maximum up to 36 credits can be transferred, subject to eligibility of the applicant.
Please do not hesitate to contact the following staff should you have any query pertaining to credit transfer.
Each student will be assigned an academic advisor who will assist the student in his/her academic studies. This includes advice on plan of study such as the selection of courses for the coming semester as well as the student's academic performance. The assigned College advisers are available throughout the academic year for consultation and advising.
Click HERE for complete list of accreditation.