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Study Cybersecurity in Germany: 13 Universities with 17 English Degree Programs

All important info for international students in Germany (2022/2023)

Updated: 01-29-2022 | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Cybersecurity, a rapidly growing and highly in-demand field, concerns itself with protecting computer systems and networks from those who would do them harm and steal or damage critical data or hardware/software. As our world grows more and more dependent on computer systems to function efficiently, so too does the importance of protecting these systems - thus, we are happy to introduce you to over a dozen programs which will teach you everything you need to know to land an important (not to mention well-paid!) job in the field and secure your future, along with the world's computer systems. 

Overview

masters
17

Study Programs in English

universities
13

Universities

ranking
2

Universities in International Rankings

Tuition Fees

Minimum:

0,- € (8 programs for EU citizens, 7 programs for Non-EU citizens)

Maximum:

5,400 € per semester (1 program for EU citizens, 3 programs for Non-EU citizens)

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester

between March 31 and September 30

Summer Semester

between April 30 and September 30

View all 17 courses still open for next intake

Top-ranked German Universities in Cybersecurity

#17Humboldt Ranking
Ruhr-Universität Bochum

public University

No. of Students: approx. 43,000 students

Program Fees: 0,- € (per semester)

DFG-Ranking #22
#34Humboldt Ranking
Saarland University

public University

No. of Students: approx. 16,000 students

Program Fees: 0,- € (per semester)

DFG-Ranking #36
#66DFG-Ranking
Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg

public Technical University

No. of Students: approx. 7,300 students

Program Fees: 0,- € (per semester)

Humboldt Ranking #81

Tuition Fees

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2 English Degree Programs for Cybersecurity in Germany

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Master the art of cyber security5 stars rating in QS Stars University RatingStudy 100% Online
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Successfully enter a highly demanded career path100% onlineScholarships or discounts for international students

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2022/2023

Summer Semester 2022

Winter Semester 2023/2024

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
11.8% local admission restriction (local NC)
58.8% no admission restriction
29.4% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

94.1% directly at University
17.6% via uni-assist

6 English Degree Programs for Cybersecurity in Germany

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

6 (9 programs )

Minimum:

79 (3 programs )

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (4 programs )

Maximum:

6.5 (5 programs )

Maximum:

87 (4 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (2 programs )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

6 (9 programs )

Maximum:

6.5 (5 programs )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

79 (3 programs )

Maximum:

87 (4 programs )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (4 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (2 programs )

3 English Degree Programs for Cybersecurity in Germany

Program Features

2-6 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Engineering

Master of Science

Bachelor of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

29.4%

Summer intake

17.6%

Winter & Summer intake

35.3%
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List of all German Universities offering English-taught Study Programs in Cybersecurity

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Augsburg University of Applied Sciences

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 6,600

Program Fees: 0,- €

M.A. (Master of Arts)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg

public Technical University · No. of Students: 7,300

Program Fees: 0,- €

M.A. (Master of Arts)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

Dresden School of Management

private (state-approved) University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 0

Program Fees: 4,080 € - 5,400 €

M.A. (Master of Arts)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

FHM - Fachhochschule des Mittelstands

private (state-approved) University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 4,500

Program Fees: 0,- €

M.A. (Master of Arts)

MBA (Master of Business Administration)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)

B.Eng. (Bachelor of Engineering)

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

Hochschule der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (HDBW)

private (state-approved) University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 450

Program Fees: 3,900 €

M.A. (Master of Arts)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

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