Aerospace Education Catalogue

Master in Digital Security (Master en sécurité numérique)

  • Organisation: IMT - Eurecom
  • Type of Course: Initial education
  • Language(s): English
  • Place: Nice (French Regions: PACA)
  • Prepared diploma/grade/title: French national Master degree
  • Level of entry: French Baccalaureat + 3

Course Details

Objectives: The Master in Digital Security is designed for those wishing to become experts in the growing field of Digital Security in a comprehensive range of applications (System and Sotfware Security, Embedded systems Security, Forensics, Biometrics...)

Key Words: Cybersecurity, Network Security, Software Security, Watermarking, Web Technologies, Intrusion Detection, Malware Analysis, Digital Forensics

Provide a solid background in the design and management of security in major areas of communications and computer science.
The professional training in security will be offered as a complement to an advanced program in computer networking, mobile services and imaging.
Get the skills to tackle security problems encountered in networking, distributed software applications and image processing.
The paid 6-month internship provides a cutting-edge professional experience and a future competitive asset.

Intended for: Students

Degree Level (EU) : 7 - (EQC level or equivalent)

Admission requirements: To be eligible, Candidates need

Bachelor's Degree (minimum 3 years of higher education) in a relevant field
strong foundations in mathematics
Certified B2 level in English. No requirement are needed in French as the program is fully taught in English.

Duration and terms: 4 semesters

Dedicated web site:


  • Engineering Sciences


  • 8 - Avionics and on-board Systems (embedded networks, sensors, instrumentation, etc.), Real-time Systems
  • 11 - Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Modelling, Optimisation, Digital and Data Sciences, Big Data, Cryptography, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence
  • 12 - Telecommunications, Networks, Information and Communications Technologies, Multimedia, Internet of Things, Teleservices