Bachelor of Science with Honours in Cyber and Computer Security (BSCHCCSJ3)

(Remarks: To be offered subject to final approval of the University)

Year 3 Entry for Associate Degree and Higher Diploma Holders

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Cyber and Computer Security is a two-year programme for graduates of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree programme in networking, network security, computer engineering, software engineering or related area.

The programme covers a range of topics in networking, computer architecture, advanced computer design, communication systems, software development, as well as specialized areas in cyber security, digital forensics, Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence (AI).

Cyber security is one of the most frequently cited in-demand skillsets around the world. Graduates of our programme will be equipped with comprehensive knowledge in hardware, software, infrastructure, and professional practices in cyber security. Potential employers include mobile and network services providers, system solutions companies, cyber security consultants, and IT departments of large companies and organizations.

Admission Requirements and Application

A recognized Associate Degree / Higher Diploma in networking, network security, computer engineering, software engineering or a relevant area.

Please refer to the webpage of [ Online Application ] maintained by Registry.

Course Fees

The tuition fees charged is based on the number of credits taken per semester. Please refer to [ Tuition Fees ] page of the Full-time College.

Programme Structure


 Year 3 courses  - Computer Networking
 - Server-side Technologies & Cloud Computing
 - Professional Practice in Cyber Security
 - Computer & Network Security
 - Operating Systems
 - Routing & Switching Technologies
 - Computer Architecture
 - Advanced Computer Design
 Year 4 courses  - Wireless Networks
 - Digital Forensics
 - IoT Security *
 - Blockchain Technologies *
 - Advanced Programming & AI Algorithms *
 - Biomedical Informatics *
 - Mobile Application Development *
 - Distributed Systems & Parallel Computing *
 - Communication Systems *
 - Multimedia Technologies *
 - Final Year Project

* Electives

Language of Instruction:

English

For more information:

Programme Leader: Dr Kevin Hung

Tel: 2768 6865

Email: khung@ouhk.edu.hk

Programme Coordinator: Dr Steven Choy

Tel: 2768 6857

Email: sochoy@ouhk.edu.hk