MBA in Cybersecurity Management - BA School of Business and Finance

BA School of Business and FinanceRiga - LATVIA

Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 150 €
Course cost: 8 558 €
Possible funding options: 
  • Apprenticeship contract
  • Paid internship

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Mar 2017
to
Aug 2017

Available slots: 

Available spots: : 25
Places available per academic year: 25

Program Language

  • English

Course length: 

18 months

Start of the program: 

September 2017

Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years
A Level+4 years
A Level+5 years

The cybersecurity MBA program is designed to provide in-depth and up to date information in the field. With increasing globalization and growing global security risks, the need for effective management of data, and demand for information security as well as intelligence has increased. The program addresses these aspects by specifically focusing on concepts, insights and management strategies of cybersecurity operations.  The program includes a work placement in different companies.
Upon completion, you will receive a professional MBA with specialization in Cybersecurity management.

Management Module

  • Leadership
  • ICT Strategy and Governance
  • Organizational Theory
  • Information Security Culture and Awareness

Cybersecurity Module

  • Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • Information Security Governance
  • Cybersecurity Policy, Legal and Ethical Aspects

Technical Module

  • Information Security Risk Management and Compliance
  • Information Security Methods and Techniques
  • Cybercrime Investigations
  • Latvian (for foreign students)
  • Information Security Culture and Awareness
  • Work placement
  • Master's thesis

Course format: 

Full time, Modular. Classes twice per week during weekday evenings and weekends

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

Master of Business Administration and a qualification: Enterprise and establishment manager

Entry requirements

  • Bachelors studies average grade above 50%
  • Fluent English language skills: IELTS 6,0 minimum
  • Work experience in an English speaking environment

Admission criteria: 

  • Application and supporting documentation review
  • Interview and online test
  • Letter of Acceptance

Course cost description: 

  • EU Citizens with relevant work experience (1,5 years): 6 583,50 EUR
  • EU Citizens without relevant work experience (2,5 years): 7 183,50 EUR
  • Non EU Citizens with relevant work experience (1,5 years): 8 558,55 EUR
  • Non EU Citizens without relevant work experience (2,5 years): 9 338,55 EUR

Application cost description: 

  • EU Citizens: 100 EUR
  • Non EU Citizens: 150 EUR

Manager: 

Mrs/Ms Sintija  Deruma