B.Sc. On Campus

Computing Information Systems - Information Systems Security

48 months
1580 USD/module
1579 USD/module
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The Computing Information Systems - Information Systems Security program of University of Dubai  is accredited locally in the UAE by the Ministry of Education. CIS program is internationally accredited by Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), USA.


The Computing Information Systems - Information Systems Security program of University of Dubai  prepares students for exciting and rewarding careers in managing and securing modern information systems.

More specifically, the CIS program with a concentration in ISS provides ways to integrate theoretical knowledge, contemporary techniques, skills, and tools that are necessary to secure information systems.


Graduates with a BS. In CIS (ISS concentration) are prepared to pursue entry level and managerial careers with the following job titles:

  • Computer and Information Systems Manager
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Computer Security Specialist
  • Information/Technology Security Manager
  • Computer Forensics Expert
  • Ethical Hacker / Penetration Engineer
  • Computer Support Specialists (Helpdesk/Quality Assurance Specialist, Technical Trainer, etc.)
  • Network Administrator/Architect/Manager
  • IT Auditor
  • IT Security Consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Information Systems Security Management
  • Ethical Hacking and Network Defense
  • Computer Forensics and Investigations
  • Database Security and Auditing
  • Disaster Recovery Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The Admission Office accepts applications throughout the year for the CSI program.


129 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Original UAE high school certificate or certified equivalent (approved by the Ministry of Education)
  • Original English language proficiency score certificate (usually sent under separate cover)
  • Copy of a valid passport and Emirates identity card
  • Four recent passport-size photographs (in color).
  • SAT or Math placement test with a minimum score of 400.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1580 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1580 USD per module during 48 months.
  • National

    1579 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1579 USD per module during 48 months.
  • National: 5,800 AED per module
    • International: 1580 USD per module

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /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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