La Trobe University

Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

Learn how to outsmart the mind of a hacker. Cyber criminals pose a growing threat to industries and economies worldwide. With the number of internet of things (IoT) devices around the world expected to hit 50 billion by 2030, cybersecurity professionals have never been in higher demand. Job growth in cybersecurity is far outpacing the national average. Equip yourself with valuable skills in the fight against cyber criminals. Designed by industry leaders, La Trobe's Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity will give you essentials skills and knowledge to advance your career. Learn how to defend against hackers in one of the most rapid-growth sectors in Australia. Whether you have existing experience in the information technology sector or not, this course is your pathway to start or progress your career in the cybersecurity domain.


To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity, students must complete 60 credit points consisting of: 60 core credit-points

Standard entry requirements

  • Postgraduate: Prerequisites - Undergraduate requirements - Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
  • International: IELTS - 6.5 < 6.0 (PG minimum) - 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.
  • Note: This course may be subject to alternative or extra entry requirements depending on your life circumstances and/or work experience. For the complete entry requirements, please search for your course on the La Trobe website:

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