M.Tech. in Network & Information Security (NIS)

About the Course :

The M.Tech (Network & Information Security) programme is intended to offer specialization in advanced networks and cyber security. The phenomenal growth in computer networks has brought about many new advanced networks viz. Internet, cellular networks, Sensor Networks, Adhoc Networks, Vehicular Adhoc Networks, Mobile Adhoc Networks, IoT networks, Software Defined Networks, Cognitive Radio Networks, etc. These advanced networks bring in their own computational and cybersecurity challenges. The industry and academia are in need of professionals who are abreast of these networks and cybersecurity knowhow to design, build and manage these networks in a secure manner. Moreover, the academia needs network and cybersecurity experts who can perform research on niche areas to invent exemplary solutions to the various network and cybersecurity challenging problems. This programme is intended for developing human resources to address the above requirements.

Duration 2 years
Intake 30
Course Fees 51700/-
Eligibility Criteria B.Tech./M.Sc. in Relevant Subject

Integrated Courses available with this Course (If Any):

Salient Features:

The Technological Management aspects of the network and cyber security earn equal significance as their technical aspects. Industry and International best practices and standards in managing networks and cyber security and privacy management are stringently being followed across the globe by the industry and academia and seek inevitable aspect of the network and cyber security specialization.

Key Areas of Study:

The major objectives of the M.Tech. programme in network and cyber security are to equip the students with adequate knowledge and skills in network and cyber security and to prepare them for the following career options:

  1. Research programmers in network and cyber security
  2. Employment in network research and development organizations
  3. To work in networking sectors
  4. Faculty positions in reputed institutions

Program Education Objectives:

  1. Prepare students to pursue a career in Research and Development, Academics, and as a computer science professional at national and international level organizations.


    Enable students to pursue higher studies, exhibit research skills and knowledge to further their career aspirations.


    Enable students to become entrepreneur and show their leadership and technical skills to adapt to the challenges of upcoming technologies.

Program Outcome :

PO1:    An ability to independently carry out research /investigation and development work    to  solve practical problems.
PO2:    An ability to write and present a substantial technical report/document.
PO3:    Students should be able to demonstrate a degree of mastery over the area as per the specialization of the program. The mastery should be at a level higher than the requirements in the appropriate bachelor program.

Program Specific Outcome:

PSO1:  Design software systems, components, or processes to meet identified needs within economic, environmental and social constraints.
PSO2: Ability to apply mathematical foundations and algorithmic principles for modelling and simulation of engineering problems.
PSO3: Use research based knowledge and tools for the analysis and interpretation of data to synthesize information for obtaining valid conclusions.

Industry Partner: TCS, Infosys, Wipro, HCL,etc.

Placement Opportunities: TCS, Infosys, Wipro, HCL,etc.

Job Scope: Technical Support Manager, Software Engineer, Testing Engineer, Netwrok Analyst,lecturer etc.

1st Semester M.Tech. in Network & Information Security Syllabus

2nd Semester M.Tech. in Network & Information Security Syllabus

3rd Semester M.Tech. in Network & Information Security Syllabus

4th Semester M.Tech. in Network & Information Security Syllabus

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Skill level All levels
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes