Curriculum

Requirements

Students must follow

In total, 120 ECTS are required to obtain the Master's degree; to obtain the remaining ECTS, students choose additional courses, which can be freely chosen from all Master courses offered at the two universities. Depending on your home university, there may be some requirements for these additional courses, as explained in the respective study guides for the TU/e Master's track in Information Security Technology and RU Master's specialisation in Computer Security.

Curriculum schedule (tentative)

Bold = Mandatory course
Italics = Course with telelecturing
Red = Radboud University
Blue = TU Eindhoven

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Q1
10:30
-
12:30
Principles of Data Protection
(can also be done in Q5)
Cryptology Security in Organisations
13:30
-
15:30
Cryptology Principles of Data Protection
(can also be done in Q5)
Law in Cyberspace
15:30
-
17:30
(Phys. Aspects of Digital Sec. in Q5) (Phys. Aspects of Digital Sec. in Q5) Software Security
Q2
10:30
-
12:30
Applied Crypto
(can also be done in Q6)
Hackers Hut Security in Organisations
13:30
-
15:30
Hackers Hut Applied Crypto
(can also be done in Q6)
Law in Cyberspace
15:30
-
17:30
Software Security
Q3
10:30
-
12:30
Hardware Security Cryptographic Protocols Privacy Seminar Verification of Sec. Protocols
13:30
-
15:30
Advanced Network Security Verification of Sec. Protocols Cryptographic Protocols
15:30
-
17:30
Cryptographic Engineering
Q4
10:30
-
12:30
Hardware Security Privacy SeminarSeminar TU/e
13:30
-
15:30
Advanced Network SecuritySeminar TU/e
15:30
-
17:30
Cryptographic Engineering
Q5
10:30
-
12:30
(Princ. of Data Prot. Q1)
13:30
-
15:30
(Princ. of Data Prot. Q1)
15:30
-
17:30
Physical Aspects of Digital Sec.
(can also be done in Q1)
Physical Aspects of Digital Sec.
(can also be done in Q1)
Q6
10:30
-
12:30
Applied Crypto
(can also be done in Q2)
13:30
-
15:30
Applied Crypto
(can also be done in Q2)
15:30
-
17:30
Q7
     MSc thesis
Q8
     MSc thesis