Information Security Engineering, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English (book IELTS)
University rank #801 (WUR) ,
By training engineers who will pioneer and develop new applications for information technology, the Department of Informatics strives to adapt to changes in the information environment—such as the spread of information devices throughout society, the diversity of information media, various threats to information, and the growing applications of information to a variety of fields—and to enhance society through the advancement of person-to-person and person-to-society communication.


This program involves education and research that gives students the safety enhancement techniques and the wide variety of system and service design and management skills they need to manage the threats to information resulted from our realization of an information society. Students are taught about networking, system-management, security technology, and other subjects. Teaching materials include methods for assessing the safety of encryption and authentication technology; security system design methods; methods for designing, developing, and operating various networks; and methods for processing and managing multimedia information.

Programme Structure

After learning fundamental informatics knowledge and how to apply that knowledge, students receive practical education in the use and application of information. This education includes not only information related to engineering, but also information about humans and society. Students in their third year and later are divided into three separate programs where they are trained to become information technology innovators whose work will support a golden age of information technology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

Evaluation is based on the score of TOEIC or TOEFL. There is no written examination at UEC. Be sure to confirm the following notes and also the Application Guidelines.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Tokyo

  • 140000 - 200000 JPY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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