Center for Cyber and Information Security

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Centre for Cyber and Information Security (NTNU CCIS) is a national centre for research, education and competence development within the area of cyber and information security. NTNU CCIS is a public-private partnership with 26 private and public partners from industry, academia, privacy, and security. NTNU CCIS will

  • increase Norway's cyber security capacity to meet our long-term security challenges 
  • develop cyber security competence in Norwegian agencies, companies, and academia
  • be a professional support for our government in international discussions and commitments

by bridging the information and cyber security knowledge gap in the society.

The center is supported by the Ministry of Justice and Public Security and the Ministry of Health and Care Services and is hosted and administrated by NTNUs Department of Information Security and Communication Technology (IIK). NTNU CCIS is member of the European Cyber Security Organization (ECSO).

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Knowledge to secure our society

CCIS is set to become a leading academic research and education community for cyber and information security in Europe. Through collaboration and partnerships between academia and the public and private sectors, CCIS will be a high-profile national resource and a catalyst for international cooperation.

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CCIS Governance

Scientific Advisory Board

Board of Directors

Research and Education

NTNU CCIS research focus lies within:

Relevant educations by partners in NTNU CCIS:

In addition COINS Research School of Computer and Information Security is hosted by NTNU IIK.

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