M.A. Intelligence & Security

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • EUR12000 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    EUR12000 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

  • English, Italian ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
Link Campus University | Rome, Italy
The on-going technological revolution is changing radically the intelligence’s world. The incoming of cyberspace, of the high speed communication and financial flow, of the hyper connectivity, the computerization’s process and the large memory capacity changed the acquisition, the selection and the evaluation of the information. These changes renewed the analyst’s and intelligence ‘s operator figures.



The technological revolution, the economic interdependence processes and geopolitical transformations create a framework increasingly complex and diversified risks and threats to the security and stability of the country-systems . In the new global context intelligence activities are destined to become increasingly strategically important both for governmental institutions to the corporate world. Intelligence analysts and experts are increasingly in demand by institutional bodies in charge of national security and public security, the armed forces, from companies and public and private research centers.

To deal with these new challenges, the Master's Degree in Intelligence and security involves acting as faculty professionals of excellence, from the intelligence community , academia and research , from the defense and security sector and businesses .

The educational objectives are the following:

a) provide operators with a professional upgrade to the height of technological and organizational innovation processes that characterize the sector Intelligence and Security in the contemporary world;

b) forming a new generation of young analysts and experts in line with the most advanced international standards.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline March
Tuition fee
  • EUR 12000 per year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • EUR 12000 per year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Start date , April 2017
Credits (ECTS) 60 ECTS
Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

Courses Included:
  • Terminology’s directory and epistemological glossary
  • Introduction to the intelligence’s concept
  • Security and intelligence’s culture and practice
  • Institutional and private Intelligence and counter intelligence
  • Espionage and counter intelligence
  • Focus on open sources: analysis
  • Investigative Journalism’s techniques
  • Strategic Analysis
  • Misinformation and strategic deceit
  • Mass Media and influence’s process’ analysis
  • Elint, SIGINT and detection satellite and airborne systems (multispectral and optical)

English Language Requirements

Take IELTS test


To register you must submit the following documents:

  • Application form Application Form
  • Photocopy of identity document
  • Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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