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Information Security & Cybersecurity

Career Development for Information Security and Cybersecurity Professionals.
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Solbosch Campus (ULB)
1 year
1 day/week
Course material and catering included
Registration deadline: | Programme start:

Who is the programme aimed at?


The Information and Cybersecurity Programme is dedicated to current and future managers with responsibilities over information security (CISO), Data Protection Officers (DPO) and Security Counselors, Information Security and Cybersecurity experts.

Key admissions criteria

  • University degree or relevant professional experience
  • Proficiency in English (mandatory)
  • Possession of a professional certification in Information Security is a plus

Enhanced knowledge

Master the use of relevant bodies of knowledge, frameworks (NIST, SANS, ENISA) and certifications (CISM, CISSP, CSX, CRISC).

Benefit from the best

Benefit from an enriching learning experience shared with an international audience of high-level professionals.

A significant career boost

Boost your career trajectory with the knowledge acquired and the contacts established throughout the programme.

Governance skills

Build managerial and hands-on capabilities as well as internal proficiency in digital governance and trust.

An essential human lever

Build managerial and hands-on capabilities as well as internal proficiency in digital governance and trust.

Broaden your management abilities

Build managerial and hands-on capabilities as well as internal proficiency in digital governance and trust.

Overview of the programme

Combine information security management skills and CISO practices with security technology essentials. Cybersecurity fundamentals and implementation topics are addressed with a workshop to develop a phased Information Security plan.

3 Modules

1 Information Security Management

From January > March

This module delivers essential knowledge on information security as well as on management of practices and right implementation for agile digital platforms.

2 IT Security Practices

From April > June

The information and communication technology evolution, the increasing use of ICT systems and online services generate new risks for organisations at large.

3 Cybersecurity Workshop

From September > December

Information has become a key resource for all organisations.

More programme features

Learning Outcomes

  • Provide consistency in security terminology, measurement, compliance and risk tolerance
  • Communicating with security professionals based on an industry recognised vocabulary
  • Optimise IT security operations
  • Master the use of relevant bodies of knowledge and latest defence frameworks in cybersecurity
  • Gain hands-on experience with Cybersecurity Core Functions (NIST and CSF).

Helping professionals get certified!

Running in affiliation with ISACA and IT Governance Institute® (ITGI®), Executive Education programmes address international frameworks and standards such as COBIT, ITIL, ISO27001, CMMI, PMBOK, TOGAF, etc. Courses refer to bodies of knowledge and guidelines from Certification Organisations, helping to prepare for internationally-renowned professional certificates (CISA, CISM, CISSP, CRISC, CGEIT, ITIL, TOGAF, etc.).

For more than fifteen years, Solvay Executive Education has been setting new teaching and research standards in the areas of IT Management, Information Security, Cybersecurity, Risk, Audit, Compliance and IT Value.
Georges Ataya
Academic Director

Any questions?

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Programme Manager
Vincent Degardin