Access and admission

Official degree

Master Degree in Data Analysis, Cybersecurity and Cloud Computing



1.5 years



Class size

30 places


Spanish, English



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Number of vacancies

The number of vacancies established for this degree is 30.



a) Students with Bachelor’s, Master’s, Engineering and Licentiate degrees in the field of Information Technology will have direct access.

b) Graduates from the studies indicated below should prove the acquisition of the competencies indicated below:

Access studies

  • Engineering and architecture: degrees in telecommunications engineering, telematics, electronics, mechatronics, biomedical, mathematics, or equivalents.
  • Sciences: Degrees in statistics, mathematics, physics, or equivalents.
  • Social and legal sciences: Degrees in business management and administration, Degree in business analysis, Degree in economic analysis, Degree in business sciences, Degree in economics, Degree in statistics or equivalents.

Competencies to be accredited

  • Competence 1: Able to design and implement applications in a service-oriented architecture.
  • Competence 2: Designing, developing and maintaining software applications while responding to established requirements and selecting the paradigm and the most appropriate programming languages.
  • Competence 3: Able to design and implement a database and make applications that make efficient use of it.
  • Competence 4: Able to install and manage both physical and virtual servers in a network infrastructure.
  • Competence 5: Able to install and manage the GNU/Linux operating system and services on this operating system.
  • Competence 6: Able to install and manage a network of both physical and virtual computers.
  • Competence 7: Knowledge of the basic foundations of statistical reasoning, in the design of studies, collection of information, analysis of data, and extraction of conclusions.
  • Competence 8: Key understanding of cybersecurity concepts, technologies and tools used in the field, as well as ability to select and evaluate security strategies and countermeasures based on existing requirements.

If they have not acquired these competences, they are required to take the following subjects:

Competence / Complementary course






Competence 1






Competence 2






Competence 3






Competence 4






Competence 5






Competence 6






Competence 7






Competence 8







c) Students with a foreign higher degree, issued by a higher education institution of the European Higher Education Area, who have the right to access Master's degrees in the issuing country, will be able to access it. In this case, direct access to the Master’s Degree course or access with previous complementary training shall be admitted, depending on the equivalence of the foreign degree in relation to those referred to in the above section.

d) Graduates may access according to educational systems outside the European Higher Education Area without the need for approval of their degrees, after verification by the University that they have reached a training level equivalent to the corresponding official Spanish university degrees and that they grant access to postgraduate education in the country issuing the diploma. In this case, direct access to the Master’s Degree course or access with previous complementary training shall be admitted, depending on the equivalence of the foreign degree in relation to those referred to in the above section.


The body responsible for the admission of students is the Academic Committee of the EPS of Mondragon Unibertsitatea.
Once the access requirements have been met, the admission of students will be based on the following two criteria:
  1. the academic curriculum of the students (previous accredited training); and
  2. the student’s academic record.
Students shall be required to have achieved level B2 (of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment), or an equivalent qualification, for the English language, to be admitted to the Master’s degree course, in order to ensure that students have reached a sufficient level to ensure follow-up and learning, and achievement of expected results. For foreign students of countries with official languages other than Castilian Spanish, level B2, or an equivalent qualification, for the Spanish language.
In the event that the number of vacancies demanded exceeds those offered, the allocation of vacancies will be based on the average mark obtained
by the following formula:
Admission mark (NA): Average mark of the record (90%) + mark of the academic curriculum (10%)