India's leading non-profit advancing professional ethics, national cyber security and awareness



Security Scholar

A comprehensive and hands-on course for next generation Cyber Security Professionals & Policy Makers of India.

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Learn to build, manage and deliver enterprise security even under most pressing challenges in this eight-week executive program.

Why do certain companies win against hackers and why do others fail? What will state-sponsored attacks in the global economy mean for your organization? How can you defend against next generation cyber attacks by constantly being one step ahead?

Eight weeks at the ISAC Executive Program, in collaboration with MDI, will immerse you in new ways of thinking and new insights that will propel your career and greatly enhance your company defences against emerging cyber attacks. Learn to strengthen enterprise cyber security, explore emerging trends, and transform them into actionable insights.

This scholar program looks at this intricate relation between technology, national security, cyber warfare and its impact on your organization and business.

Cyber Warfare is a highly asymmetrical form of War strategy rendering the enemy paralyzed within a matter of few minutes. We will look at the most pressing security challenges faced by the Indian administration, intelligence agencies, the private sector and even every individual to an extent.

The course will also cover a wide variety of topics ranging from terrorist ideologies, cyber threats, threat to critical infrastructure, intelligence challenges, underground web, diplomacy and foreign policy, legal aspects of terrorism, tools for hacking and future of national security and cyber warfare.

Who Should Attend

Minimum Seven plus years of Industry / Government experience required for application.

  • Senior-level leaders at large companies who are responsible for cyber security
  • Senior-level leaders at Government Institutions responsible for homeland and cyber security operations.
  • Seasoned and influential executives at Managed Security Services Providers (MSSPs) who will use this opportunity to make an even greater difference in their career and their organizations’ future.

16 August - 4 October 2020


Hybrid Program, delivered In-person + online.

Application Deadline

  • 15th August 2020

Program Fee

Completely Online

INR 1,20,000 + Taxes

Payment is due upon admission. Your space is secured upon receipt of full payment. Faculty from AICTE and UGC approved Institutions can get 50% concession.


Group Captain Anand Naidu (Retd)
Director - ISAC
+91 88008 80757