The main objective of this Postgraduate Master Course in cyberterrorism is to offer an adequate analytical capacity and also, the adequate instruments to understand the political, legal, military and economic dynamics developed in cyberspace.

To achieve this objective, the Postgraduate Master Course in cyber terrorism and cyber warfare is based on theoretical modules that will analyze the existing bibliography on the subject and will facilitate an in-depth analysis of the initiatives currently underway at the national and international level on current policies and regulations. Along with the theoretical sessions, practical modules will be taught that will allow students to understand the military, political and economic dynamics related to cyberspace.

In particular, the Postgraduate Master Course, through specific simulations, will seek to recreate scenarios of military and non-military cyberattacks, diplomatic initiatives with bilateral and multilateral negotiations, escalation and de-escalation actions of a political and military nature, remedial actions and management of cyberattacks by terrorist and criminal actors.

Tematica SSD CFU Ore
Ciberespacio, Ciberterrorismo y Ciberdefensa 6 0
Ciberinteligencia 6 0
Derecho Internacional en el ciberespacio 3 0
Ciberdiplomacia 6 0
Técnicas de guerra hibrída 6 0
Metrodología de Investigación en Ciencias Sociales 6 0
Ciberespacio y relaciones internacionales 3 0
Ciberseguridad y drones 3 0
Armas cibernéticas: técnicas de uso y contraste 3 0
Guerra de la información: fake news y nuevos tipos de Guerra 6 0
Laboratorio páctico de análisis de ciberataque y procesos decisionales 6 0
Trabajo Final de Master 6 0

The recommended student profile for this Postgraduate Master Course in cyberterrorism may be one of the following:

- Professionals who want to specialize in the political, legal, military and economic dynamics developed in cyberspace.

- Members of the State Security Forces and Bodies.

- Members of the Armed Forces.


This Postgraduate Master Course will be delivered online through our didactic platform available 24/7.

The distance learning system shall provide assisted learning along a predetermined educational path, with access to didactic materials specifically developed, with a wide range of interactive individual and group activities, supervised by tutors and experts in the field, able to interact with students and to answer their enquiries.

The study of the didactic materials, both digital (video lessons of the lecturers with graphic animations) and on paper support (lecture notes and/or texts), is conducted according to the time schedules and personal availability of the student.

Students may avail of video lessons for the study of theoretical knowledge, of bibliographies and sitographies, in addition to notes and documents necessary for the acquisition of practical skills.


Upon enrolment, the student will receive, at the e-mail address provided during the enrolment process, the credentials to access the UniPegaso platform, where they will be able to download the final certificate once the have successfully passed the final examination.

Students are expected to:

• study the didactic material specifically arranged;

• participate in online activities;

• successfully meet the required learning outcomes of each module as stated in course outline in order to pass the assignments;

• revise the assignments according to the lecturers’ comments in an event of the failure to meet one or more of the learning outcomes for each module;

• successfully pass the final dissertation defense real time via digital tools.


The following access qualifications are required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree qualification (EQF level 6)