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Over 150 HSE Students to Complete InfoWatch Enterprise Cybersecurity Training Programs in 2018-2019 Academic Year

Experts of InfoWatch Group, a Russian vendor of end-to-end enterprise cybersecurity solutions, have joined Back to School Day celebration at the Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics of the National Research University Higher School of Economics (MIEM HSE) and congratulated students on the start of their studies. In 2018-2019 academic year, InfoWatch experts will train 160+ third- and fourth-year students as part of MIEM HSE’s InfoWatch department.

At the event, InfoWatch held the first project workshop on how to implement and operate enterprise internal threat protection systems.

This year, for the first time, 12 students, who successfully passed entrance exams, will attend master’s degree program ‘Internet of Things and Cyberphysical Systems,’ which was developed jointly with InfoWatch specialists and will be delivered at HSE Tikhonov Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics.

The master’s degree program became yet another milestone in cooperation between MIEM HSE and InfoWatch Group. In 2017, the company opened InfoWatch enterprise cybersecurity department as part of the School of Electronic Engineering of MIEM HSE and started an InfoWatch scholarship program at MIEM HSE aimed to help tech students maximize their intellectual and creative potential.

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Established in 1962, MIEM HSE has been training specialists to work in high-tech industry. Faculty members include six Academicians and three Corresponding Members of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and 34 Russian State Prize Laureates. Thanks to its close ties with leading industry institutions, including RAS institutes and global companies, such as National Instruments, InfoWatch, Zyxel, QNAP, Altium Limited, and the availability of advanced laboratories in 3D visualization, laser technology, telecom, cybersecurity, the Institute can prepare top-class in-demand specialists. https://miem.hse.ru/en/