Delhi University will soon launch a year-long post-graduate diploma in cyber security to nurture skilled professionals in cyber security, law and research. It has received approvals from statutory bodies to begin the course.
In a statement, the Delhi University has stated: “The University of Delhi with approval of statutory bodies is shortly launching one year post-graduate diploma in Cyber Security and Law. The programme caters to the domain of cyber security with a unique combination of cyber laws.”
With this initiative, the university aims to create professionals in the domain of cyber security and to cater the needs of industry.
The course comprising two semesters will commence from March 2018 reportedly.
Cyber security plays a vital role in protecting networks, programmes and data from cyber attacks and unauthorised access. These days security risks have been constantly evolving across verticals such as banking, telecom, government, etc, which collect and store important personal information of the customers.
And to deal with such issues, the approach required among the cyber security experts will be inculcated through the programme to ensure security of systems.