The course is designed for students who wish to gain an accelerated early career in cyber/information security. It will prepare you for a successful career in the various roles directly and indirectly connected to the world of computer, network and information security.
Network Security Engineer
Information Assurance Engineer
Penetration and Vulnerability Tester
Secure Software Developer
Minimum 3 “S” passes in G.C.E A/L (Sri Lanka) or a minimum 3 ”D” passes in G.C.E A/L Cambridge or Edexcel (in any subject stream) in one and the same sitting, and pass the Aptitude Test conducted by SLIIT. To progress from the first year to the second year of the specialisation, a student must meet the minimum GPA requirement specified by the Faculty.