PGDIS : PG DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION SECURITY

About This Programme:

This PG Diploma in Information Security (PGDIS)(with an exit option of PG Certificate in Information Security (PGCIS)
after successful completion of first semester) programme has been designed to bridge the gap in the awareness and
competency required by various categories of people such as the users of Internet and various IT enabled services
about deeper aspects of Information Security, responsible use and management of IT services. This is a PG Diploma
level programme with an exit option of PG Certificate in Information Security (PGCIS) after successful completion of
first semester and total 32 credits of worth. Students can complete this programme in minimum period of one or
maximum period of three years.

Eligibility:

i) B.Sc. (Computer Science)/ BCA/ B.Tech (Computer Sc.)/ B.Tech (IT) or its equivalent. OR
ii) Bachelor Degree in any discipline or its equivalent from a recognized university / Institute with CIT/CIC/ACISE/
CISE from IGNOU or a Certificate in Computer Science/ Computer Application from a Govt. recognized institute
with a minimum duration of 6 months or studied Computer Course as a part of the curriculum in Bachelor/PG
Degree. OR
iii) Bachelor Degree in any discipline or its equivalent from the recognized university/ institute with 1 year working experience in Computer Application/ IT

Total Fees:

NA

 

Duration:

Minimum 1 years and Maximum 2 years; offered in both January and July cycle of admission.

Medium of Instruction:

English 

Programme Co-ordinator(s):

Ms. Urshla Kant, urshlakant@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29571648

Syllabus

Semester I

  • MSEI 21 MSEI 21 (P) Introduction to Information Security
  • MSEI 22 MSEI 22 (P) Network Security
  • MSEI 23 MSEI 23 (P) Cyber Security
  • MSE 24 Policy, Standards and Laws

Semester II

  • MSEI 25 MSEI 25 (P) Application and Business Security Developments
  • MSEI 26 MSEI 26 (P) BCP,DR Planning and Audit
  • MSEI 27 MSEI 27 (P) Digital Forensics
  • MSEP 28 Project