The Society of Cyber Security Education and Research
The Society of Cyber Security Education and Research (SOCER) is the first cyber security initiative at The NorthCap University (NCU). Considering the essence of Cyber Security, SOCER took the initiative to introduce M.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in Cyber Security. NCU is the first university in NCR that offers this program.
Mission: Mission of SOCER is to equip students with the tools necessary to conceptualize the cyber issue, bolster formal cybersecurity education program and conduct high-end training on cybersecurity for Government of India officials/police and common manpower and in topics such as secure coding, reverse engineering, privacy, social engineering, awareness about cybercrimes and cyber laws.
Objective: Objective of the SOCER is to develop a pool of highly trained people who can defend the Cyberspace against several security threats by building innovative tools and technologies and performing high-quality research. This society has also conducted workshop at different universities and institutions to spread awareness among students.