One Year Online PG Diploma
in Cybersecurity

Your gateway to a lucrative career in the field of cybersecurity

Duration

12 months

Delivery

Online

iSLE

30+ hours

Eligibility

2+ years in IT

Introduction

PG Program in Cybersecurity is designed for working professionals who want to enter into the domain of Cybersecurity, Cloud Security and Incident Response. This Program focuses on practical skillset that integrates best practices and tools in the field of information assurance and cybersecurity.

The Program covers high end analytics tools and techniques to be run on current threat landscape. The Program design and pedagogy is intended to set new benchmarks against the known centres of excellence in cybersecurity education, including IIMs, foreign universities and private autonomous colleges.

The major driving forces of the cybersecurity market are strict data protection directives and cyber terrorism. The cybersecurity market is growing rapidly because of the growing security needs of Internet of Things (IoT) and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trends, and increased deployment of web and cloud-based business applications.

Keeping in mind the growing demand for cybersecurity, this program is designed to cover the high end analytics tools and techniques to be run on the current threat landscape. It will provide an opportunity to get an overview of the business environment and functional management aspects through blended learning.

Global Scenario

Markets and markets the cybersecurity market is expected to grow from USD 138 Billion in 2017 to USD 232 Billion by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 11.0%. The major forces driving the cybersecurity market are strict data protection directives and cyber terrorism. The cyber security market is growing rapidly because of the growing security needs of Internet of Things (IoT) and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trends, and increased deployment of web and cloud-based business applications

Demand for cybersecurity solutions and products are expected to increase as cyber threats and cyber-crimes continue to grow with North America being the world’s largest market for cyber security, while emerging markets in APAC will have a huge opportunity. In recent times, there has been a sudden rise in the demand for business analytics. The prime reason behind this surge is the data driven and techno focused approaches that majority of organizations have willingly embraced.

The need for government, military, financial organizations, hospitals, corporations, education institutions and other organizations to protect confidential data (both digital and non-digital) is one of the major factors that drive the cyber security market. Cybersecurity Ventures predicted that cybercrime will cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015.

Indian Scenario - Job and Career Opportunities in Cyber Security

Information security in India has come a long way in the past few years and has gained huge importance in recent times with the thrust on Digital India, e-commerce and mobile payments. Need for awareness, learning and formal education on Cyber Security is also thrusted upon the society due to increasing threats and attacks resulting in data breaches.

Not only security threats and attacks are increasing globally, India is also witnessing a proliferation and growing sophistication of attacks on its critical installations, misuse of social media, breach of personal and financial data, threat of cyber-terrorism and cyber-war. India’s posture of Cyber Security in India is strengthened by National Cybersecurity Policy and RBI’s recent directive to banks and financial institutions on cyber security framework

Government of India’s initiative on developing cyber security standards for mobile phones. “Cyber Swachhta Kendra”. Kendra is a Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Centre and is a part of the Government of India’s Digital India initiative under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) to create a secure cyber space by detecting botnet infections in India and to notify, enable cleaning and securing systems of end users so as to prevent further infections. 

Guiding Philosophy

  1. PGDM in Cybersecurity is designed for working professionals who want to enter into the domain of Cybersecurity, Cloud Security and Incident Response.
  2. This Program focuses more on practical skillset.
  3. Apply strategies that integrate best practices and tools in the field of information assurance and cybersecurity.
  4. The Program covers high end analytics tools and techniques to be run on current threat landscape.
  5. The Program design and pedagogy is intended to set new benchmarks against the known centres of excellence in cybersecurity education, including IIMs, foreign universities and private autonomous colleges.

Program Construct

Special Learning Engagements

30 hours

Student Services

70 + hours

Self-paced Learning

150+ hours

Total 350+ Hours!

Online Weekend Instructor Led Training

70 Hours

Preparatory Bridge Course

20 hours

Virtual Lab

50+ hours

Optional

Orientation at Campus : 2 days

Teaching Assistance Sessions at Campus: 1 weekend a month

Optional Convocation Function: 1 day

Program Outcomes

Program Differentiators

iNurture Special Learning Engagements

Capstone Projects

Demonstrate your knowledge and skills by working on capstone projects using Cuckoo Sandbox tool for malware analysis, Homomorphic Encryption methods and Network Intrusion Detection Systems.

Threat Landscape and Threat Intelligence

Security teams learn the tactics, techniques, and procedures employed by potential hackers, leading to improved threat monitoring and response time.

Crypto Datathon

Participants will be provided with a Business Problem Statement and relevant information required to carve out a solution using data science and data engineering.

Internship

Opportunity to work on short-term projects by leading companies to secure their system and transforming lives while learning.

Building a Hacker Mind Set

Comprehend the expertise of successful hackers to anticipate and confront attacks.

Security Operation Centres

Learn about Security Operations Center comprising of three building blocks- people, processes, and technology for managing and enhancing an organization's security.

iNurture Special Learning Engagements

Certifications

  • Course Completion
  • Transcript

Sample Certificate on successful completion of PG Diploma in Cybersecurity

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Sample Competency Transcript for Cybersecurity

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Bridge Courses

Course commences on 11th September 2021.

01

Networking Essentials

BY:
4 Hours
  • Introduction, History and Importance of Computer Networking
  • Computer Networking OSI reference model and its layers
  • TCP/ IP suite and its applications
  • Hardware components of computer networking and installation
  • Computer network topologies and types
  • IP address - versions (IPV4 & IPV6), Classes and Subnetting
  • Firewalls and IDS, IPS
  • Troubleshooting
02

Web Technologies

BY:
4 Hours
03

AI and ML

BY:
4 Hours
04

Linux Administration

BY:
4 Hours
05

Python for IT Automation

BY:
4 Hours

Curriculum

01

Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

BY:
30 Hours
  • Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Concepts and Security in Evolving Technologies
  • Information and network security
  • Cyber Attacks
  • Cyber Laws and Forensics
02

Security Architecture, Engineering and Operations

BY:
25 Hours
03

Network and Communications Security

BY:
30 Hours
04

Web Application Security

BY:
30 + 10(Lab) Hours
05

Ethical Hacking and VAPT

BY:
30 + 15(Lab) Hours
06

Cyber Forensics and Investigation

BY:
31.5 + 6.5(Lab) Hours
07

Malware Analysis

BY:
20 + 8(Lab) Hours
08

Threat Hunting and OSINT

BY:
20 Hours
09

IoT, Cloud, Android and SCADA Security

BY:
26 Hours
10

Building Security Solutions Using AI and ML

BY:
18 + 8 (Lab) Hours
11

Next Generation SOC

BY:
28 Hours
12

Cyber Laws, Standards and Frameworks

BY:
20 Hours

Syllabus 

CC1

Introduction to Digital Marketing and E-Commerce

CC2

Consumer Behaviour and Online Strategy

CC3

Digital Marketing Strategy

CC4

Search Engine Optimisation

CC5

Social Media Marketing

CC6

Earned vs Paid Media

CC7

Omni Channel Marketing

CC8

E-Commerce Environment

CC9

Setting up an E-Commerce Business

CC10

Mobile Advertising and Mobile Commerce

CC11

Digital Payments

CC12

Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Career Support

There are multiple career and growth avenues in the field of cyber security including network security, software security, cloud security, IoT security, information security, malware analysis, ethical hacking, cryptography, threat hunting, descriptive analytics, digital forensics, and more.

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Course Fees and EMI Options

The following program fee is applicable for new admissions for the academic year 2021-22.

Program Fees

EMI Options

About St.Teresa’s College

St.Teresa’s College (autonomous) is committed to enriching the lives of its students by empowering them. We provide holistic education that enables them to actively participate in community life. Womens’ education is a crucial factor that contributes to nation-building, and for the past ninety years we have been educating young women from different stratas of our society.

The concept of education needs to change keeping in mind the needs of the present generation of learners, and we strive to equip them with the necessary skill sets to meet the different challenges that they may be required to meet.

Recognitions & Accreditations

About iNurture Education Solutions

iNurture Education Solutions is an Edtech power-house that has led the way to several path-breaking innovations in the Education front. It has been a pioneer in enabling career-ready formal higher education in India since 2009. It brings together the students, educational institutes, and industry partners under a single ecosystem, thus strengthening the ‘Industry-readiness quotient’. It strives to facilitate, manage and improve the quality of education across the entire spectrum of learning – from college to corporate – through a holistic knowledge-imparting model.

Recognitions & Accreditations

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