Information Security

Master's Degree Programme, 2 years, Gjøvik

Information Security

– Programme components

Programme components

The program has three tracks (programme options):

  • Cyber and Information Security Technology
  • Information Security Management
  • Digital Forensics

The first of these three tracks focuses on the technological aspects in general within information security, while the second focuses on the management aspects. The third track is a more specialized track to educate future digital forensic experts.

The common courses in the first semester cover the core topics in both information security technology, forensics and management. In the rest of the programme of study, each track has a set of specific courses. Elective courses, taken in the 3rd semester, are freely chosen from a common pool of electives. The students have to choose the topic their master’s thesis within their chosen track.



The tables below are valid for the 2020/2021 academic year. There may be changes to the curricula in subsequent years.

For more details, please see the programme descriptions:

Study plan Master in information Security full-time 2020/2021

Study plan Master in information Security part-time 2020/2021


Study plan