Information Security | Bachelor's Degree Program | Altai State University

The educational program is focused on training versatile specialists who provide information security and protection of information systems of enterprises, budget organizations and private persons. The program includes a natural-science basis of a classical university education and forms on its basis a wide range of competencies and deep specialized knowledge and abilities necessary for a specialist in the field of information protection to solve operational, organizational, managerial, design and technological, experimental and research problems of professional activity.


10.03.01 Information Security


Security of automated systems (in the sphere of professional activity)

Learning mode

  • Full-time
  • 4 years
  • In Russian

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

62 445 ₽

Entrance tests

  • Physics / Informatics and Information and Communication Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Russian language

What training you get

A wide range of specialized disciplines of the educational program will help to acquire the necessary set of knowledge, skills and abilities and to form necessary competencies:

  • To carry out the process of operation and maintenance of the components of the information security system, taking into account the established requirements;
  • To organize and manage a set of information security measures taking into account the established requirements;
  • To administer information security systems;
  • To improve the existing and develop new information security systems;
  • To certify objects, systems, programs and algorithms for compliance with information security requirements;
  • To check the effectiveness of information security and audit information security in organizations and enterprises;
  • To carry out scientific and research work in the field of information security and information protection.

Basic disciplines

Modern information and technological basis
  • Electronics and circuitry
  • Hardware of computer engineering
  • Programming technologies and methods
  • Information technologies
Methods and means of ensuring information security
  • Physical methods of information protection
  • Information protection from leakage through technical channels
  • Methods and means of cryptographic protection of information
  • Hardware and software tools for information protection
Network technologies and network security
  • Information transmission networks and systems
  • Network administration.
  • Security of computer networks
  • Security of Web-technologies
  • Information security of telecommunication systems
Security of automated/information systems
  • Security of operating systems
  • Security from malicious software
  • Database security
  • Personal data protection
  • Information systems protection workshop
Organizational and regulatory aspects of information security
  • Organizational and legal support for information security
  • Basics of information security management
  • Basics of management activities
Applied and research basics
  • Mathematics in Professional Activity
  • Methods of computer modeling
  • Basics of computer graphics and image processing
  • Foundations of machine learning

Career opportunities and graduates

Graduates of "Information Security" are in demand not only in the Russian Federation, but also abroad, as they have a high level of professional knowledge and a wide range of formed competences.

What are the jobs of our graduates?

  • Information security specialist
  • Head of information security services and integrated information security management in organizations and companies
  • Employee of subdivisions of law enforcement agencies
  • Programmer
  • IT-specialist
  • System Administrator, System Analyst

Where our graduates work

  • Government agencies (regional, city and district administrations, departments of ministries and departments)
  • Law enforcement agencies (units of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Federal Security Service, Federal Guard Service, Federal Protective Service and others)
  • Commercial enterprises and organizations, specializing in the field of information technology
  • Research organizations, universities and health care organizations


  • Program head is Alexander Valerievich Mansurov, candidate of technical sciences, associate professor of the information security department.
  • Phone: +7 (3852) 291-224 (Directorate of the Institute of Digital Technologies, ASU)
  • E-mail:


Print version Modified 26.06.2023