NSHM offers B.Sc. in Cyber Security programme in Kolkata providing an opportunity for – students with science (including Mathematics as a major subject) at the plus two level, to develop knowledge and skills in the field of Cyber Security. The objective of the programme is to impart fundamental knowledge both in theoretical and practical aspects of Cyber Security through interactive sessions with Industry experts, industry-driven curriculum based on the latest trends in the ever changing and evolving fields of Cyber Security along with preparing them for participating in national level Hackathons.
In this unique cyber security programme, the broad areas in which the students will be able acquire their skills and knowledge are: Cryptography, Network Security, Authentication and Access Control Mechanisms, Wireless Networks Vulnerabilities and Security, Computer Forensics, Legal Aspects of Cyber Security, and Security and Privacy related issues in various applications and deployments like Cloud Computing, Internet of Things etc. The pedagogy – will be extremely hands-on using real world case problems. Being extremely well-connected with industry, NSHM is among the top colleges in India to pursue a B.Sc. degree in cyber security as the training leads to excellent placements.
Indian cybersecurity services industry is expected to grow from $4.3 billion in fiscal 2019-20 to $7.6 billion in 2022, according to a recent report by Data Security Council of India (DSCI). Around 80% of this revenue is expected to come from global markets. Following are some of the roles in the industry for Cyber Security professionals:
fundamentals of computing environment, Operating systems and computer systems architecture.
programming fundamentals, C/C++ for basic algorithm development and networking, object oriented concepts and Python for machine learning
RDBMS concepts and SQL programming.
software development lifecycle, methodologies like agile, anlaysis, testing, software sizing, and quality assessment.
discrete Mathematics, linear algebra, algorithms design and data analysis.
Fundamentals of Statistics, Probability, and algorithmic computations
system vulerabilities, system security, tools and techniques for ethical hacking
vulnerability assessment, tools and techniques for vulnerability testing.
cryptographic concepts, data encryption and protection.
network topologies, architectures and security considerations.
different types of malware, malware attacks, tools and techniques to protect against malware.
Fundamentals of computer forensics, forensic evidence, forensic reporting, law enforcement methodologies.
advances in artificial intelligence, smart gadgets, smart processes, smart systems, and machine learning.
e-com, m-com, system architecture, security issues, intrusion protection techniques, case studies.
|One Time Payment||Yearly Payment Payment Deadline||Half-Yearly Payment|
|Admission Fee||INR 50,000||INR 50,000||INR 50,000|
|Within 15 days of Admission||INR 2,44,500||INR 1,31,200||INR 71,400|
|on or before 30th Nov, 2023||INR 71,400|
|on or before 31st May, 2024||INR 78,800||INR 42,800|
|on or before 30th Nov, 2024||INR 42,800|
|on or before 31st May, 2025||INR 57,500||INR 28,600|
|on or before 30th Nov, 2025||INR 33,600|
|Total Fees:||INR 2,94,500||INR 3,17,500||INR 3,40,600|
|Course Fee including Admission :|
* The fees mentioned above are only for students from India.
Please contact the admission counselor for a detailed fee structure for International Students.
Cybersecurity deals with protecting data and other digital assets. With the increase in digital business protecting there is an increase threat of data compromise. We often hear about online frauds. Our BSc Cybersecurity program is designed to prepare students with necessary skills to start a career in Cybersecurity. Students learn about mathematics, computer networks, operating systems, cyberthreat modelling, ethical hacking, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, malware analysis, disaster recovery and business continuity, and more. Hands-on skill development sessions helps students experience the tools and techniques to start a career in cybersecurity. We engage our students in various webinars, seminars, workshops, conferences, internship programs, and certification opportunities which are conducted in-house and/or through our knowledge partners to get them industry ready.