MSc Cybercrime and Digital Investigation

As our lives become increasingly digitised the scope and potential impact of cybercrime is becoming ever broader. In both the business and personal worlds, cyber criminals have the ability to cause considerable harm from remote locations, with numerous industry reports* estimating that the global cost of cybercrime has grown to rival that of the illegal drugs trade. From financial theft to child abuse, cybercrime can take many forms, and the need for skilled professionals capable of tackling these problems will only grow as smart, connected devices increasingly become the norm.

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  • Compulsory modules
  • Digital Forensics and Incident Management
  • Financial Crime Risks from Emerging Technologies
  • Blockchain Anatomy and Analytics
  • Open-source intelligence Techniques
  • Cybercrime and Society
  • Text Mining and Analysis
  • Research Strategies in Social Sciences
  • Dissertation
  • Work Based Experience
  • Options modules
  • Advanced Research Strategies
  • Drugs and Crime
  • Political Violence and Terrorism
  • Cybercultures and Crime
  • £17,600 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    1 Year


    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024
    • October 2024
    • September 2025
    • October 2025

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time