Graduate Diploma in Cyber Security

Australia is facing a severe shortage of job-ready cyber security workers, requiring an estimated 16,600 additional cyber security workers for technical as well as non-technical positions by 2026¹.  

The Graduate Diploma is designed for those looking to build upon foundational knowledge and gain the cyber security skills needed to meet demand in an evolving industry. Develop a holistic perspective of the current and emerging trends in cybercrime and gain the technical skills to secure modern networks against cyber-attacks. 

Designed by leading cyber security academics and industry experts and built to remain relevant in a continuously developing sector, this dynamic and rewarding program provides you with the skills employers demand, for a successful career in cyber security. 

¹AustCyber, Sector Competitiveness Plan, 2019 ​​​​​.​

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  • Awarded by

    UNSW Online

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate, Graduate Certificate

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    FEE-HELP may be availableUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Accelerated; complete in as little as 16 months

  • Start date

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