Learn Cybersecurity in Ironhack Mexico City

Join our Cybersecurity immersive bootcamp and get the hands-on skills you need to land a job in the growing tech industry. Learn network traffic, prevention systems, compliance, and much more. 12 weeks full time or 24 weeks part time, online. Download the syllabus, meet our teachers, and check our financing options. See all the information here!

Cybersecurity bootcamp (Full-time)

Our course formats

Develop the skills you need to launch a fulfilling career in Cybersecurity with our fulltime 12 week bootcamp.

Cybersecurity bootcamp (Full time)

Learn Cybersecurity in-person and only in 12 weeks.

12 weeks$90,000 MXNMon to Fri9:00 - 18:00
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Cybersecurity Part-time course

Learn Cybersecurity in-person and only in 24 weeks.

24 weeks$103,000 MXNMon & Wed 18:30 - 21:30Sat. 10:00 - 17:00
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What you will learn during the Cybersecurity bootcamp in Mexico City

Remote Prework

Before you become an official student, you will be given 20 hours of online learning material. This pre-work will familiarize you with what a computer is, how operating systems work, and what networks are. This knowledge will get you ready for learning Cybersecurity and prepared to thrive in our fast-paced learning process during the bootcamp.

Module 1 - Understanding the principles of cybersecurity

In Module 1 (weeks 1-4) we will onboard you on everything that is necessary to have a cybersecurity mindset:

- Basics of computer, device hardware, software, processes, networking traffic, routing protocols, etc.

- Hands-on operation of a computer network, analysis of network topologies, use of virtual machines

- System and network admin concepts, management principles and controls

- Overview of threats, classes, attackers, tactics and security principles, protocols, components, and architectures.

Module 2 - Security and Threats

In this module (weeks 5-8) you will learn how to understand and build a security program as well as to identify and tackle the principles and most common threats in today’s environment:

- Assessment of Access Controls and Hardening Techniques to ensure a network's security, as well as learning how to configurate and use a Firewall.

- Development of your own detection and prevention system as well as use & configuration of an event management system to detect and analyze threats.

- Deep dive on cyber-forensic methodologies and investigation.

- Performance of a vulnerability and compliance scanning as well as reporting of an incident response, a damage assessment or an incident triage, along with tracking and monitoring.

Module 3 - Real projects for your new career

During the last module of the Bootcamp (weeks 9-12) you will be starting to protect real time Cyber Attacks while improving your acquired knowledge in previous modules, performing a security analysis and architecture evaluation as well as running static and dynamic analysis from different data sources.

- Analysis of cyber-defense and system security trends

- Risk and security management process

- Advising on disaster recovery, contingency, and continuity.

- Final hands-on scenarios to establish the pillars of your new rock solid knowledge to get you prepared for your new career!

Want to learn more about Ironhack and our Cybersecurity bootcamp in Mexico City before applying?
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Upcoming Cybersecurity cohorts in Mexico City

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Covid-19 update

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Deposit

Our courses fill up fast. Secure your spot at Ironhack by making an advance deposit when you are accepted into the program. Deposit amount: $9,000 MXN

Our financing options at Ironhack Mexico City

Do you need help with the payment? Our financing options help you find the support you need so you can focus on your career and developing new skills.

Climb Credit

Climb Credit is a financing option available to students who are US citizens or residents who have immediate family members residing in the United States. Finance the cost of your tuition and living expenses with fixed interest rates. Without penalty for prepayment, you can settle your debt as soon as you want.

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Accede Educación

You can pay your loan in 18 monthly installments with no interest or up to 36 months with interest. Boost your professional development with financing alternatives from Accede Educación, tailored to your educational program. You can comfortably pay back your bootcamp costs over 36 months. Apply for free by filling out a simple form on their website!

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Edupass

Finance up to 100% of your Bootcamp cost. With preapproval in just 15 minutes and repayment in 3, 6, or 9 monthly installments with no interest or up to 36 months with interest, Edupass makes accessing your future a snap. Start your Ironhack journey whenever you want with confidence. With Edupass, you’ll have access to flexible and fast financing. In less than 15 minutes you can submit your preapplication to finance the bootcamp of your choice.

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Ironhack Women Scholarship
Scholarship for women

The tech community suffers from a gender gap, which is why we are proud to promote women in tech with an upfront scholarship of 10% off for any of our Web Development and Data Analytics courses.

Application process for the Cybersecurity courses in Mexico City

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Apply online

Apply to the Cybersecurity course that is best for you.
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Personal interview

Our admissions team at Ironhack Mexico City will contact you to schedule a personal interview and make sure that we can help you meet your goals in Cybersecurity.
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Technical assessment

After the personal interview, you will need to pass a Cybersecurity technical assessment to show that you are ready for our fast-paced learning environment.
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Deposit and prework

Once you have completed the technical assessment and paid the deposit, you will be granted access to the prework. The prework is fundamental to the Cybersecurity program, and you must complete it before starting the course in Mexico City.
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The course begins

Once you have completed the prework for at Ironhack , you will be ready to begin learning!
Course Information

A typical day at Ironhack Mexico City

The day begins with a lecture and demonstration from the Lead Teacher, who is a cyber security expert. Once the lecture and demonstration is complete, students will spend the remainder of the class working through the material in the LMS (Learning Management System) with the help and support of TAs and fellow students. The LMS material is dynamic, hands-on and enaging. Each day will be a little different and full of practical challenges. There are videos, quizzes, games, and simulations in which they will learn to hack and defend real Linux and Windows systems.

Why should you study Cybersecurity in Mexico City

Mexico City's Emerging Digital SceneWhy should you study a Cybersecurity Bootcamp in Mexico City? A low cost of living, a straightforward visa process and a vibrant cultural scene make Mexico City an attractive place to live and study. Pair this with an up-and-coming tech start-up scene, and it's a great place to explore and study cybersecurity as a career path. Cybercrime has increased massively throughout Mexico in recent years. As a result, the need for IT professionals is rapidly on the rise. The city offers one of the best hubs for exploring cybersecurity in America, and it is a great place to study and learn about this discipline.
Regular Cybersecurity Events and ConferencesMexico City is one of the largest cities in North America and is a crucial financial hub. Digital and cybersecurity activity are becoming increasingly important in the region, and the city is home to many IT safety events. Conferences such as the Expo Seguridad Mexico, 8.8 Security Conference Mexico, Cybersecurity Summit Mexico and Bsides CDMX regularly take place there near Mexico's largest cybersecurity organizations. These companies have a focus on various areas within cybersecurity, such as the development of AI, machine learning, ethical hacking and cybersecurity consulting.
A Magnet for Tech Start-Ups and EntrepreneursMexico City has been dubbed the future of tech in Latin America, and there has never been a better time to explore its emerging digital scene. Far more affordable than Silicon Valley, Mexico City is attracting a lot of entrepreneurs to its rapidly growing, startup ecosystem. It is a great place to gain insights into the start-up industry and learn about its needs when it comes to digital security.
Study and Travel in MexicoFor anyone interested in study & travel, Mexico City is very well-positioned for trips to other areas of Mexico, as well as North and Central America. And, Mexico City itself is a superb destination to spend a semester. Delicious food including quesadillas, burritos, tacos and the best tequila in the world are among the reasons to spend some time in Mexico City. Once study time is over, relax with a chilled beer and some tostadas.

What sets Mexico City apart?

Mexico City, the largest metropolitan area in the Western Hemisphere, is a titan of commerce, culture, and history.
While its immense beauty and opportunities can be breathtaking, you’ll have no trouble finding an affordable lifestyle, the most authentic Mexican cuisine, and a superb mix of ancient and ultra-modern cultures.
Our campus is centrally located in the Roma Norte district. Just a short walk from your study space you’ll find world-class shopping, stunning architecture, art museums, symphonies and universities. And if you take a quick trip across town, you’ll end up at the foot of Aztec monuments, Spanish castles or the Estadio Azteca.

More Questions?

We are committed to helping you start your career in tech. Our financing options range from traditional loans to pay-for-success models so you can choose the option that best fits your needs. Simply get in touch with our admissions team and they will give you more information about the available options.

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