About the Course

The Diploma in Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics is for you if you believe that the online world should be kept secure, and you want to play a part.

Put a stop to financial scams, data breaches, computer hacking, virus attacks and identity thefts. This interdisciplinary course prepares you for a career in cybersecurity, where you can actively prevent cyberattacks and help organisations protect their networks and data. Learn the core concepts and critical issues in cybersecurity and digital forensics, as well as how to implement effective solutions.

This diploma lets you...

  • Use suitable cybersecurity tools and solutions to protect and defend IT infrastructure against cyber-attacks and network intrusions.
  • Develop competencies in cybersecurity and advanced digital forensic techniques to perform incident response and real-time forensics analysis in security breaches and incidents.
  • Look forward to exciting career opportunities in various industries, where you will create and execute effective solutions for cybersecurity.

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    Our graduates are highly sought-after in sectors such as financial services, telecommunications, manufacturing, healthcare and defence. You can look forward to a rewarding career as a:

    • Cybersecurity analyst
    • Security penetration tester
    • Security operation tester
    • Incident/forensics/threat investigator
    • Security engineer/executive
  • Further Studies

    NYP’s Diploma in Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics opens doors for you to pursue a degree at reputable local and overseas universities. Many of our graduates have received advanced standing and accreditation for degree programmes in information security, cybersecurity, information systems, information technology and computer science.

    Our graduates have pursued degree programmes in:


    • National University of Singapore
    • Nanyang Technological University
    • Singapore Management University
    • Singapore University of Technology and Design
    • Singapore Institute of Technology
    • Singapore University of Social Sciences


    Overseas Universities:

    US, UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, China, and more.