School of
Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

UQ Cyber Squad

UQ's elite student cyber security competition squad focused on online, domestic and international cyber competitions e.g. Cyber9/12, DEFCON CTF.


A student society focused on upskilling like-minded students in cyber security technical skills.

Summer and Winter Research Programs

Students interested in research can work on scoped research projects in cyber security across the campus, often with industry partners.

SOC experience

From Sem 2, 2020 UQ Cyber Security students will be able to gain experience working in a training security operations centre (SoC), in collaboration with UQ's own Information Technology Services and AusCERT.

ASDP Cyber Experience

ASD CyberEXP will take you through a day in the life of five cyber specialist experts working in the Australian Signals Directorate helping to secure the government’s information, services and personnel. This program is open to technical as well as non-technical students studying subjects outside of the traditional computer science/IT realm (e.g. law, psychology, business, criminology, etc).

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