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MSc IT Security Management (Blended Learning)

MSc IT Security Management (Blended Learning)

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Information Security Computer Security Systems

Course type


Course Summary

This course at Arden University covers everything from infrastructure and policy to governance and compliance and is delivered to you via our Blended Learning programme. If you're already working in IT and are looking to drive your career forward or start a new role in this field, then this professional Postgraduate course will give you a great range of skills to progress your career in an IT Security Management role. Blended Learning at Arden gives you the best of both worlds, allowing you the flexibility of online study with the structure and reassurance of face-to-face learning at one of our conveniently located study centres in either London, Manchester or Birmingham.

From infrastructure and policy to governance and compliance, Arden University's MSc IT Security Master's Degree course will thoroughly prepare you to meet the challenges of the modern IT security landscape. Covering topics such as trend monitoring, cloud systems and risk management, the knowledge and skills you acquire on this postgraduate course will inspire you to go further in the industry and obtain an IT management level position. Security management specialists are in ever-increasing demand, not only in the UK but around the world. Their role is to protect an organisation’s information and reputation from technology-related risks, threats and crises. Study this Blended Learning course in Central London at our Tower Hill, Ealing or Holborn study centres, or in our Manchester or Birmingham city centre study centres just two days a week. The rest of your learning is completed using our online learning platform, iLearn, meaning you can progress through the course content at a time and pace that suits you. Assessments provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include: Reports; Presentations; Research Proposal; Dissertation or Journal Article.

Different course options

Online/Distance | Tower Hill Campus | 2 years | APR

Study mode



2 years

Start date



The research project is a vital part of achieving a Masters level qualification, and it is also your chance to undertake research into an area of your choosing which is related to the programme theme. We'll support you through the first stage with six weeks of sessions to help you create your research proposal - you can choose from a conventional dissertation or an academic article and presentation. You will develop your critical abilities and produce a piece of work that's relevant in practice and meets the academic standards required at this level ? and, just as importantly, adds value to your organisation and career.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have an UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent.

University information

Arden University has supported more than 50,000 students over 26 years and are the experts in flexible learning. The university offers a range of Master’s and MBAs that can be studied flexibly by Online Distance Learning, meaning that you can access your modules at a pace that is convenient for you. Need a little more structure? If you’re a UK resident, you can opt for their Blended Learning study mode, where you’ll study a full-time...more

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