• ‘Information Security of Financial and Lending Institutions’

    • Full-time
    • 2 years
    • RU
    • 335 000 RUB
  • Entrance exams

    • Mathematics and Computer Science
    • Foreign language (English, Chinese, German, French, Spanish)
  • Accreditation and Partners

Sergey Vladimirovich Dvoryankin

This program is aimed at training professional leaders in the field of information security of financial and credit organisations. The main aim of this program is to develop competencies in the field of information risk assessment and in implementing measures of detecting and neutralising threats to corporate information systems. 

During the training students receive all the necessary knowledge and learn to solve the problems related to working with protected information and information-analytical systems in the financial and credit organisations. They will learn how to form and implement information security policies, conduct certification of computer systems in order to meet the requirements of information securities, and 

how to choose and use cryptographic, organisational and technical means of information protection, etc. 

Thanks to interaction with experienced teachers and practicing specialists from partner organisations, our graduates will receive only actual knowledge which is required for their career and for further development in the chosen direction of professional activity.

Main disciplines

  • Cyber Attack Countering

    Key directions in solving the problem of detecting and counteracting cyber attacks. The main criteria of estimating the importance of the data in intrusion detection, which is received through information technologies.

  • Cyber Security of an Economic Entity

    Methods of classifying and assessing threats to information security of informatisation of enterprises in the financial and credit sphere. Ways of formation cyber security policies taking into account the order of certification of computer systems.

  • Mobile Application Security

    Students gain knowledge and practical skills in analysing security of mobile applications, identifying and mitigating the most common vulnerabilities which affect cyber security of mobile devices.

  • Technology Used to Ensure Information Security

    Students research complex objects of information taking into account principles and provisions of the system analysis and system engineering, and analysis of the main problems and challenges in the field of information security.

  • Information Security Management

    This discipline is devoted to the study of the basic theoretical concepts in managing information security, in forming of basic skills of providing cyber security in commercial organisations and organisation of the banking and financial sphere.

  • Means and Ways to Make a Destructive Information Impact

    This discipline is devoted to the study of the basic theoretical concepts of channels and methods of destructive information and technological influence. Students study methods of applying the most common means of information and technological influence.


The general digitalisation of the economy implies its reliable and continuous development in conditions of constant information security. Organisation of the educational process allows to transform the received theoretical knowledge in information security, including its economic, tehnical, technological, and legal aspects into practical skills, taking into account requirements of employers of large companies. Thanks to the competencies developed during their studies our graduates are always  in high demand in the labour market.