Certificate in Cyber and Information Security (CCIS) is a 2 months full time training and certification program leading to employment opportunities in the information technology (IT)/cyber security function of various industries. The certification would also help the students attain additional qualification to gain employment opportunities across various job roles and functions in national & international organizations and for overseas job opportunities. The program has been developed through inputs from the industry and experts in the field. The faculty comprises of experienced trainers available permanently at the centre and also subject matter experts as visiting faculty. The teaching pedagogy includes theory, practical, case studies, visits etc to keep the learning experiential and collaborative. The students of this course get opportunity to join the alumni network of ICSS.


The underlying objective of CCIS is to develop relevant knowledge, skills and attitude for job seekers and for professionals looking for career progression. The program aims to:

Foster employable abilities, proficiencies and competences required to gain a successful career in cyber industry.

Provide a national & internationally recognized certification

Enable career advancement of existing cyber security professionals.

Enable Individual to be a trained Network/Web Security System Administrator/Manager/ Network Security System Engineer/Security

Auditor/Chief Information Security Officer/Computer Forensics Investigator, IT security Administrator/Consultant/Manager/Certified Ethical Hacker etc.

The emphasis of the program is on learning:

i. basic concepts of Computer and Information Security

ii. Data Security- both offline and online

iii. Network Security

iv. Desktop and Server Security

v. Protection from Cyber Hacking Attacks

vi. Cyber Forensics

vii. Analysis of vulnerability in websites and operating systems

viii. Personal Professional Skills