Program Details

The Post Master - Security in Computer Systems and Communication's goal is to provide advanced skills and a cutting-edge experience in a wide range of Digital Security applications. 100% taught in English
Sophia Antipolis, France
Program Type:
Full Degree
Degree Level:
Computer Science

Program Overview

Program Description:

The strength of the Post Master - Security in Computer Systems and Communications is offered by EURECOM - Graduate School and Research Center in Digital Science relies on a multi-faceted approach dealing with key fields of security applications: Security of Software, Embedded Systems, Cloud computing, Data, IoT, Networks and Communications.

With the fast development of computer and communication systems in our private and professional life, today have come fraud and malevolence in various forms. Attacks are routinely ranging from simple computer nuisances to cybercrime and threats to critical infrastructure. In the past decades technical means to counter these attacks have experienced a tremendous growth and the birth of entirely new fields :

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  • The large scale use of cryptography by the general public,
  • Software, operating system and network security,
  • Secure Internet transactions,
  • Security of mobile and wireless communications,
  • Rights management and protection of multimedia content.


The Post Master's degree offers the necessary technical knowledge for engineers responsible for designing secure systems and system administrators responsible for ensuring computer and network security within a company or a public authority.

The following security topics will be covered:

  • cryptography and its applications
  • malware detection and analysis
  • specific mechanisms for the protection of communications, networks and distributed computer applications
  • image protection and biometric techniques


EURECOM's Post Master degrees (in French: "Diplôme d'ingénieur de spécialisation") are State Recognized Degrees, accredited by the CTI (official French accreditation body of engineering studies). The accreditation ensures that the degrees are relevant to market needs and meet high quality standards. Degree accredited "SecNumedu" certification by the National Cybersecurity Agency of France (ANSSI). 100% taught in English

12000 EUR.

Additional Program Information

Financial Aid:
FinancialAid Info:
EURECOM grant a limited number of partial tuition fee waivers to highly ranked students from renowned universities.
To be eligible, Candidates need a Master's degree (minimim 5 years of higher education), a degree of engineer delivered by the CTI, or equivalent and a certified B2 level in English. A Master's degree in a relevant field is expected (Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Electrical Engineering...) with a good foundation in Maths.
Scholarships Description:
EURECOM grant a limited number of partial tuition fee waivers to highly ranked students from renowned universities.

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