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Certification Program in Cyber Security

Online Cyber Security certification on upGrad Campus designed exclusively for college students. Specialise in application security, data secrecy, cryptography, and more with our Cybersecurity program.

Live Sessions | Mentor Support | Placement Assistance
EMI starting from Rs. 4167/month
Opt for our Placement Assistance at additional fee to get 3 assured interviews by top companies.
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  • Program
    6 Month
  • Sessions
    Live and Recorded
  •  Hiring Partners
    Hiring Partners
  • Certification

Reasons to join this program?


Learn about Security essentials, Cryptography, Computer Networks and Security, Application Security, data and Endpoint Security, Cloud Security, Cyberattacks and various other Security practices for businesses.


Get coached by the best-in-class faculty


Live projects that help in implementing the learnings from the program


Access to entry-level roles in Ethical hacking/ GRC/Security architecture/ audit and compliance


Graded and non-graded assessments based on real-life challenges and scenarios in the field

Learn about security essentials

What separates this program from the rest?

Curated specifically for college students and freshers, our holistic curriculum covers all aspects
from fundamental concepts to interview preparation.

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    Comprehensive understanding of Cyber Security

    Learn about the various vulnerabilities like Injection, CSS, and XSS in web applications with network security course in this cyber security certification.
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    Live industry projects

    1. Learn with real-life industry projects, assignments & case studies in the network security training.
    2. Network with peers by collaborating on projects
    3. Get guidance from an experienced industry mentor in this cyber security course
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    Programming Languages and Tools Covered

    Learn Kali Linux, DVWA, git, IJ, Amazon Web services, Burp Suite, WireShark, and more in this cyber security online certification.
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    Dedicated career assistance

    Learn cyber security with 1:1 career counselling sessions & mock interviews with hiring managers and lucrative opportunities.

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About the program

Cyber security has now entered the mainstream through industries like healthcare, finance, manufacturing, and retail. At upGrad Campus, we help you kickstart your cyber security training with a certification that will enhance your skill set. Learn about networks and security, cryptography, cloud security, cyber-attacks; get network security training, and more. Get hired by top companies as soon as you complete training in cyber security

Course Duration
  • 6 Months
  • 350+ Learning Hours
Course Fees

Scholarships Available

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction to Python
  • OS Fundamentals and Security
  • Introduction to Cyber Security
  • Cryptography and Encryption
  • Identity Access Management
  • Cyber Security Project
  • Internet and Networking Basics
  • Introduction to Network Security and Spoofing
  • Secured Network System with Firewall
  • Packet Inspection and Attacks
  • Network Access Control
  • Network Security Project
  • Introduction to Application Security
  • Web-Based Application and Associated Vulnerabilities
  • Cookies and Tracking
  • Data and Database Security
  • Phishing and Other attacks on Identity
  • Regulation, Compliance and Risk Management
  • In this project, the students have to think like an ethical hacker. They will be utilising Damn Vulnerable Web Application (DVWA) to exploit a number of vulnerabilities. They also have to come up with fixes for the vulnerabilities they exploited in the web application.

The curriculum and content are subject to revision based on industry trends and updates.


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Placement assistance


With qualified opportunities from some of the best organizations in the world, upGrad Campus makes sure your skills get the stage and spotlight they deserve.

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    One-on-one session

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    Career guidance

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    300+ hiring partners

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    Resume building

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    Mock interviews

  • placement

    Soft skills training

Boost your chances of getting placed by purchasing our Placement Plus program along with the certificate programs

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Why choose upGrad Campus

Your current curriculum is not sufficient to land a good job. Improve your profile with upGrad’s new-age industry ready programs.

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    Live Classes

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    Career Guidance

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    Top Faculty & Industry Experts

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    upGrad CampusCertificate

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    ScholarshipFinancial Assistance

Program Experts

  • Arun Surendran

    Arun Surendran

    Founder Director,

  • Prashant Dey

    Prashant Dey

    CEO, FindMeaMentor. CTO, Infosec United

  • Rohit Sehgal

    Rohit Sehgal

    Staff Security Engineer, Gojek

  • Sandeep Sinha

    Sandeep Sinha

    Engineer, Atlassian

  • Shashank Bajpai

    Shashank Bajpai

    Chief Information Security Officer at ECGC Ltd

Get Certified and improve your career opportunities

upGrad Campus certificates are the most reliable way to make an entry into any industry and get a headstart in finding the most relevant jobs at some of the top companies in the world.

Our courses

Our world-class online courses and live classes will help you become job ready. Choose your course here and get career guidance from the best in the industry.

What our learners have to say

Bhagyanath Reddy

Bhagyanath Reddy

Cyber Security
Inspira, Cyber Security L1


"I am thankful to the Placement Team of upGrad Campus for helping us reach our destinations without any inconvenience. And I will surely refer upGrad Campus to my friends and other freshers so they can also succeed in reaching their career goals. Thank you again."


With the rapid advancement in technology, computer systems and networks have become vulnerable to cybercriminal activities. This scenario has necessitated the increased implementation of cyber security practices, making it one of the most indispensable fields of work, with abundant lucrative career opportunities. In this cyber security course, you’ll gain expertise in skills taught by industry experts on protecting data from theft and other malicious attacks, thereby helping companies across various industries keep their sensitive data secure and confidential.

Online cyber security courses across the web can lack in delivering quality practical knowledge in the subject matter.

This student-friendly program is targeted toward participants from an IT background who aspire to work as a cyber security professional in companies across industries after completing their IT degree and possess an intermediate understanding of programming languages, operating systems, networking fundamentals, and computational thinking.

upGrad Campus is India’s largest higher education platform that makes college students ready for the best jobs. 

  • Learn from the world’s best faculty and industry experts
  • Premium learning content and study materials 
  • Excellent student mentor support and on-demand teacher assistance
  • Focus on practical hands-on experience with industry-relevant case studies, live projects, and capstone projects
  • Dedicated placement support platform for you to access qualified opportunities from the world’s top companies

A candidate must have completed 10+2 or HSC or equivalent examinations with at least 60% in SSC and HSC, and at least 50% in undergraduate exams to date. However, the eligibility criteria may vary for each program.

The admission process starts with applying for a program on the upGrad campus website.

Following are the key steps in the admission process:

  • Step 1 : Complete the application. Contact our learning consultant and fill up the application form.
  • Step 2: Get shortlisted & receive the admissions offer letter. Our admissions committee will review your profile followed by a screening interview with one of our senior counselors. Upon being selected, an offer letter will be sent to you confirming your admission to the program.
  • Step 3: Block your seat. Block your seat and enroll into the program. Get access to the course material and begin your journey to a successful career.

upGrad Campus is an initiative by upGrad that strives to provide world-class job-ready programs for college students.

Yes, there is a placement program that you can avail of as an add-on service to access qualified job opportunities from the top organisations. There are dedicated mentors to assist you during the placement process after the successful completion of a program. It helps you get interview-ready via profile building, resume reviews, employability tests, and mock interviews.