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Cyber Security (Accredited by BCS, UK)

(MCA with elective in Cyber Security (Accredited by BCS, UK))
Study Mode
Oct 01, 2022
Batch Start Date
2 Years
Program Duration
Zero Cost EMI*
Available for 8 months

Online MCA In Cyber Security Elective

About this Elective

This elective in Cyber Security accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS), UK, is classed as industry-aligned and provides students several opportunities to enhance their experience as cyber-security specialists.

BCS is a professional body with a royal charter status from the United Kingdom, dedicated to leading the IT industry through its ethical challenges, supporting the people who work in the industry, and making the IT sector good for society. BCS networks over 60,000 members in 150 countries, and a wider community of business leaders, educators, practitioners, and policy-makers; all committed to a single mission. BCS creates a diverse and sustainable IT industry with opportunities for development and progression at every step.

The program equips students with the knowledge, skills and understanding to remain relevant, resilient and thrives in the digital world. It brings out the best in people by recognizing their talent at every level and polishing that talent with effective qualifications and frameworks. The popular roles that students can take up post the completion of the program include security engineer, network security consultant, cyber forensics expert, penetration tester, ethical hacker, application security analyst, cloud security analyst, cybersecurity specialist, security architect, etc.

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Elective Highlights

  • The students enjoy the prestigious BCS student membership and progress to the Associate Membership after the program completion
  • The elective offers an understanding of the technical elements of information security as well as enterprise-level security.
  • Students learn and study innovative techniques and tools under the cutting-edge of cybersecurity
  • The elective covers all the important aspects and content of cybersecurity as per the industry requirements
  • Alongside the technical experience and studies, students also develop practical skills; to gather, analyze, accurately present, and communicate their findings.
  • This elective comprises a well-crafted and industry-relevant curriculum that is heavily application-oriented.
  • Students are exposed to the practical applications and use cases under cyber threat intelligence, defensive strategies and security.


Semester 1
  • Mathematical Foundation for Computer Application
  • Operating System and Unix Shell Programming*
  • Data Communication and Computer Networks
  • Data Structures with Algorithms*
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
Semester 2
  • Relational Database Management System*
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms*
  • Cyber Security: Concepts and Practices
  • Cyber Laws and Ethics
  • Fundamentals of Cloud Computing*
Semester 3
  • Application Development using Python*
  • Advanced Web Technologies*
  • Cryptography*
  • Network and Systems Security*
  • Fundamentals of Cloud Security*
  • Open Elective Course
Semester 4
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence*
  • Defensive Cyber Security Technologies
  • Vulnerability Analysis*
  • Penetration Testing*
  • Cross-Functional Elective Course
  • Project**
* Courses which include Practicals (Lab Programs and Exercise)
** Project will be carried out between Sem 3 and Sem 4, but evaluation will reflect in Sem 4


Pass in an Undergraduate (Bachelor) Program of a minimum duration of three (3) years in any stream from a UGC Recognized University, with a minimum aggregate of 50% or an equivalent letter/numerical grade. A relaxation of 5% shall be given to SC/ST candidates.

Candidates who are in the final semester of the Bachelor's Program are also eligible to apply.

Fee Plan

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One time university registration fee during Admission: ₹2,500/-
Examination Fee per year: ₹3,000/-

Fee applicable to students from India and SAARC countries only

The relevant accreditation fee for the professional body has to be paid over and above the program fee.
  • National
  • International


x 4 Semesters
Total Fees


x 2 Years
Total Fees
  • Zero Cost EMI
  • EMI options available
EMI options starting at ₹2,500/month*


x 4 Semesters
Total Fees


x 2 Years
Total Fees
  • Zero Cost EMI
  • EMI options available
EMI options starting at $300/month*

Learning Methodology

Each course involves approximately 120 hours of learning
Two-way live online audio-video lectures
Pre-recorded audio-video lecture available on the Learning Management System (LMS)
Multimedia content
Interactions through the discussion forum on the LMS
Exhaustive e-content/ printed material for in-depth reference
Self-study activities including assignments, quiz & MCQs, essay-type questions, case study, etc.
Experiential learning methods including individual and group projects

How to Enroll into the Program?

Career Advancement Services

The career advancement services team works tirelessly to connect our students with the right job opportunities. Our years of experience in training, networking and human resourcing skills helps our students find exciting and challenging job opportunities. Our students get placements in reputed companies through a structured framework.

  • Mentorship
  • Career Guidance
  • Connect To Careers
Online Mentoring Sessions on Weekends
Doubt Clearing Sessions with Faculty during Live Classes and Discussion Forums
Dedicated Corporate Relations Team to guide you on the Right Career Path
Online Sessions on Resume Writing, Personal Branding on Social Media, Interview Preparation and Setting Career Goals
Live Online Sessions over Weekends from Top Industry Professionals on 25 Key Skills for Success
Regular Feedback on your Resume and Social Media Profiling
1:1 Mock Interview Sessions with Industry Experts
Connect To Careers e-hire portal helps you apply for relevant jobs and attend interviews Online
Connect To Careers Job Fairs are Organized to connect with top employers
Get Access to Industry reports on LinkedIn Insights and Attend Regular Webinars from Industry Professionals on Job Market Insights as part of Connect To Career Series

What our learners say

Kusuma N
Master of Computer Applications

This online learning course has made my life easier as it allows me to focus on my career while also pursuing my master's degree. The support team and faculty are extremely helpful and kind. I am really glad to be a part of JAIN Online. Thanks!

Jaspreet Kaur
Master of Business Administration

As a working professional, I was able to study without having to worry about time constraints. It's fantastic how interactive and knowledgeable the faculty are. I am happy to be a part of JAIN Online.

Sankeerth S
Master of Business Administration

The best part is that we can learn from anywhere in the world, and the recorded sessions give us confidence that we can continue to learn even if we miss a live session. So the money we spend on this Online MBA Program is well spent. I am very happy that we will receive the same degree that a student pursuing an on-campus program receives.

Kumar S V
Master of Business Administration

It is a great opportunity for me to be a part of the JAIN Online family. The well-qualified and experienced professors teach with live examples, which helps us to understand better and faster. I'm having a great time learning. Thank you to JAIN Online.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is the online degree program offered by JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) UGC entitled?

Yes, the University is entitled by the University Grants Commission (UGC) to offer online degree programs. Additionally, our MBA and MCA programs are approved by AICTE.

How many credits does the program have?

Undergraduate Program - 132 credits

Postgraduate Program -90 credits

(1 Credit = 30 Learning hours)

How will I be notified about the admission confirmation?

Our admission office will contact you about your admission status via your registered email or phone number.