Computer Science & IT

BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networks

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Metropolitan College
Athens, Thessaloniki
October 2023
3 years
Full Time
Greek, English


 The programme is addressed to high-school leavers who wish to pursue a career in the area of Computer Networks.

Required documentation:

  • Completed application form
  • Copy of passport (page with your personal details and photo)
  • Certified English translation of High School Leaving Certificate and mark sheet or equivalent qualifications• Proof of English language proficiency
  • Letter of recommendation / reference from academics or employers
  • Other certificates/degrees

Cases of candidates with proven knowledge in the field in addition to theirSecondary education are examined on a case-by-case basis.

A personal interview complements the evaluation of the above documentation.


Why choose the BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networks?

✓ Αccredited programme of studies in Cyber Security and Networks offered in Greece a UK University.
✓ Successful completion of programme BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networks at Metropolitan College leads to the award of Bachelor of Science by the University of East London.
✓ A specialised programme of study clearly oriented towards Computer Networks.
✓ The largest investment in modern specialized IT laboratories.
✓ Opportunity to gain CISCO certifications during the course of their studies. Metropolitan College is the first college in Greece that was recognised as an official certified CISCO centre.
✓ Wide array of specialised seminars delivered by SAP members. Since 2013 Metropolitan College is a member of the international network SAP Alliances.
✓ International recognition of the awarded degree and employment opportunities in the wide network of cooperating companies where final year students do a practice-based placement.
✓ Opportunity to enroll on the only postgraduate programme in Computer Forensics offered in Greece by a UK University.
✓ Opportunity to gain Oracle certifications during their studies. Metropolitan College has joined the Oracle Workforce Development Program as an Oracle University Workforce Development Program partner in Greece.
✓ Metropolitan College collaborates with the leading technology solutions company worldwide, Microsoft.
✓ Metropolitan College has been recognized as; EC-Council Academia partner, member of SEPE, the Federation of Hellenic Information Technology Communications Enterprises, and GitHub Education Member.
✓ The Metropolitan College is the 1st College in Greece that has received the BCS Academic Membership.

The BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networks constitutes a specialised programme of study in Computing, with a clear focus on Computer Networks. Nowadays, almost all computers are connected to a network. Most computers are either connected to the Internet or a LAN network at home or at work. In essence, Computer Networks constitute the means through which computer units are connected to each other and exchange data, while companies use them to achieve their strategic goals. Computer Networks and the Web have changed the way we live, work, learn and have fun. The BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networks prepares students for a successful career in Computer Systems and Computing in general. The curriculum is comprehensive and based on the principles and applications of the design, development and maintenance of networks to be used by local and international organisations. It places emphasis on the balanced development of the analytical, administrative and managerial skills of students with a view to helping them succeed professionally, while it also combines the necessary theoretical knowledge with the required practical skills. Students are asked to complete projects which help them meet the demands of the profession. In addition, the curriculum encourages research and problem-solving, thus preparing students for managerial positions in the field.


Career Prospects
The BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Networks offers the necessary skills to those who wish to advance professionally in the areas of Computer Networks, Telecommunications and Computing in general. Graduates of the programme can:
Pursue a career in Greek and multinational companies as::
Network Engineers
Network Analysts
Internet Network Specialists
Hardware Applications Coordinators, etc..
Work as consultants in the areas of IT, Communications and Networks in commercial companies, as well as the public and the private sectors.
Get certified by the globally recognised British bodies IMIS (Institute for the Management of Information Systems) and BCS (British Computing Society).
Continue their studies at postgraduate level in Greece and abroad.

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