Digital Security Management

– For managers of a new era


Master a new area of management!

Digital tools, methods and business processes have come with significant benefits. The other side of the coin, however, is that the field of management has changed drastically and the matters to be managed are different from before. The EMBA Digital Security Management programme provides you with an impressive learning platform for the modern development of your leadership and strategic thinking, as well as understanding cyber security. The programme is taught in Finnish.

For whom?

The programme is extremely beneficial to strategic and operative managers who wish to improve their own and their organisations' capacity to operate in a digital environment. It suits managers, supervisors and experts both in private and public sector.

Personal benefits

  • You understand the significance of leadership in management of digital business environment
  • You become familiar with the risks and opportunities of the digital environment of society
  • You gain tools with which to ensure the continuity of organisational operations through a crisis
  • You understand the significance of the cyber dimension for business development and continuity

Applying lessons to practice

The programme comprises interactive seminars and related application tasks. As one of the course requirements, you will produce a practical development project based on the starting points of your organisation. You can emphasise either strategic or operative goals and methods in the project.

In addition to the programme contents, one essential area of modern management development is networking. The interactive approach of the programme allows you to discuss and exchange ideas with both the leading experts as well as the participants. 

Programme contents

Seminar I, Protecting organisations
2 days, Vantaa
  • Ensuring the continuity of the organisation and its vital operations
  • Planning business operations as acts of management 

Seminar II, International Operations
Geneva Centre for Security Policy, Sveitsi
  • Global business and security environment
  • Case examples

Seminar III, Security management
2 days, Jyväskylä
  • Management of internal and external data environments
  • Security management, companies' crisis management capability

Programme scope and fee

The programme fee is €3,500 + 24% VAT. It includes the teaching in the seminars, materials as well as guidance on the assignments and the development project and their assessment. The conference packages of seminars held in Finland are also included. The fee does not include travel or accommodation costs. The estimated travel costs of the international seminar are approx. 1,200 euros.

The scope of the programme is 6 ECTS credits of AMBA (Association of MBAs) accredited University of Jyväskylä Executive MBA studies. You can also complete the programme as an independent module.

Contact us!

Jani Kurhinen, programme director
tel. +358 40 585 8616

Martti Lehto, professor of practice 
tel. +358 400 248 080