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Master of Computer Science (Areas of specialisation: Information Security/Computer Forensics)

Offered by: UNITAR International University
Exam BodyInternal Postgraduate Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration1 Yr
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time/Part Time
Fees (International Student)21980/Course
FacultyFaculty of Business Technology & Accounting
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyMasters Degree Level
Field of StudyComputing & IT
Mode of StudyBy Coursework
Course Description

(Areas of specialisation: Information Security/Computer Forensics)



  • Research Methodology
  • Advanced Networking
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Elective 1*
  • Cyber Laws and Ethics
  • Programming Languages and Paradigm
  • Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence
  • Elective 2*
  • Major 1**
  • Major 2**
  • Major 3**
  • Project Paper



  • Advanced Operating System
  • Advanced Databases
  • Business Information Systems
  • E-Commerce



  • Computer Forensics Analysis
  • Computer Forensics and Investigation
  • Computer and Intrusion Forensic


  • Cryptography and Internet Security
  • Intrusion Detection Systems and Risk Management
  • Information Security Management, Architecture and Model


  • Grid Services and Distributed Network Systems
  • Network Design and Performance
  • Network Security


Entry Requirements
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted to rigorous internal assessment process; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent, with CGPA less than 2.50, with a minimum of FIVE (5) years working experience in a relevant field may be accepted.

For candidates without Computing Degree, prerequisite modules in computing must be offered to adequately prepare them for their advanced study.

Intake Months

January, June & October

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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