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Praxis Business School | Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security (PGPCS)

Ranked in the top 10 Cyber Security Programs in India (Limited Seats Only!)

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 3,00,000 + GST
  • Work Experience0 - 30 Years
  • Duration9 Months
  • Delivery MethodClassroom
Course Detail

About Praxis Business School
Praxis Business School is committed to playing a significant role in creating a strong pool of resources who understand the interplay among data, technology and business and can contribute significantly to the exciting Digital Future. Praxis is well known for the quality of the faculty team it has been able to build. Faculty members with impeccable academic pedigree and enormous industry experience design and deliver programs that are relevant and effective. Thus, Praxis programs have been well received by the industry and the Data Science program has been consistently ranked as one of the top 3 programs in data science in India by prominent publications. The Post Graduate program in Cybersecurity has been ranked 3rd amongst the top 10 cybersecurity programs in the country by Analytics India magazine.

Program Overview
The necessity to secure and safeguard valuable information poses a prime challenge across organizations as threats to information and data security is ever-persistent, increasingly sophisticated and continuously evolving. This rapidly increasing vulnerability of the digital world to various cyber-attacks has called in for the need for a well-trained army of cyber warriors who can predict, detect and mitigate the threats and comply with the regulations to ensure a cyber safe organizational environment. Cybersecurity refers to the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect network, devices, programs and/or data from attack, damage or unauthorized access.This is the only program in the country that is designed to create industry-ready 'Cyber Warriors' by addressing the three aspects of the Cyber Security ecosystem - people, processes and technology, with special emphasis on governance and compliance. The renowned Praxis Placement Program manages the participant's transition to a promising career in the exciting Cyber Security world.

Program Highlights
- First of its kind program in India in Cyber Security
- 9 Months Full time Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security
- Comprehensive Curriculum of 525 hours including lectures, lab work etc.
- Exposure to real life projects
- Extensive Industry Partnerships with Cisco, Fortinet, BSI, Infosec Foundation, Isaca etc.
- Specialization in SOC Analysis, Digital Forensic, Security Incident Handling and Information & Cyber Audit
- Hands- on experience with a state-of-the-art cyber security lab
- Additional certification opportunity from BSI and CISCO
- Comprehensive Placement Support upon program completion

Program Objectives
On successful completion of the course, participants will be able to:
- Detect a cyber attack and respond during an attacked scenario
- Identify, assess and mitigate cyber risk
- Assess the cyber security posture of the any enterprise
- Find technical vulnerabilities of any ICT infrastructure
- Be a strategist in cyber security road map creation
- Identify legal, regulatory and statutory requirements impacting cyber security
- Build a cyber safe IT and OT (Operation Technology) environment
- Become a digital forensics investigator
- Conduct cyber security audit
- Become a compliance manager

Study Center(s)

Praxis Business School, Cyber Security campus, Salt lake Sector 5, Kolkata

Desired Candidate Profile

- Graduates in any discipline who have completed a three years Bachelor's degree or equivalent from a recognized university or deemed university with a minimum of 50% are eligible to apply
- Engineering graduates who have completed their B.E / B.Tech in any stream from a recognized university or deemed university or equivalent with a minimum 6.5 CGPA
- Post-Graduates in any discipline from a recognized university or deemed university with a minimum of 45% are eligible to apply.
- Those completing their final year examination may also apply for the corresponding intake
- Working professionals who are willing to upskill / reskill themselves to make a career in cyber security

Course Modules

Trimester 1 (175 hours)
MODULE 1: Introduction to Cyber Security
MODULE 2: Network, OS and Database Security
MODULE 3: Security Architecture and VA & PT Mechanism
Trimester 2 (175 hours)
MODULE 1: Emerging Technolgies and Related Security
MODULE 2: Wireless Security
MODULE 3: Machine Learning and Deep Learning
Trimester 3 (175 hours)
MODULE 1: Malware Analysis and Basics of Digital Forensic
MODULE 2: Incident Management, BCP and Process Approach

Specializations: SOC Analysis, Digital Forensics, Security Incident Handling, Information and Cyber Audit
Campus Placement support upon program completion