Hagenberg CampusInformatics, Communications and Media

In-depth know-how in and specialisation across IT security topics

Trust and security are the key components of the Information Society. Security experts with up-to-date know-how across IT, management, and law are in great demand. Especially in view of the need for enhanced security as rapid technical advances pose greater threats to the safety of data transfer, storage, and archiving. Our full-time degree programme majors on in-depth study and specialisation across IT security. Topics include information management, digital identities, secure software engineering, network security, law, and ethics. The main focus of this degree programme is on practical training as well as independent and systematic work with an emphasis on the development of communication skills.

Note for applicants: The main language of tuition on this study programme is German, although some modules may be offered in English.

Key Facts

  • Degree

    Master of Science in Engineering (MSc)

  • Duration

    4 semesters (120 ECTS)

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  • Mode of study


  • Admission requirements

    Completion of at least a 6 semester specialised relevant Bachelor’s degree with IT strand worth a minimum of 60 ECTS towards accreditation, or comparable higher education at university level. Sound knowledge of German

  • Application

    Apply by 31 August at the latest (www.fh-ooe.at/application). Admission subject to study place availability. Apply early to secure your place!

  • Main language of tuition


  • Tuition fees

    Information about tuition fees and ÖH contribution