About the Institute

Who we are

Based in Switzerland, home of global standards and trust, the Swiss Cyber Institute (SCI) stands out as a human-centric education provider that focuses on helping society build a secure ecosystem. Relying on its industry-leading cybersecurity network, SCI offers training and access to an exclusive global cyber security community, while hosting international conferences that build bridges between security professionals, business experts, and academics.

"We're against the increasing threat of cyberattacks that threatens every single organization. It's not enough to rely solely on knowledge or theory, rather we need professionals with real-world skills. Our approach to cybersecurity is unique because we understand how to develop and implement people-centric security."

Samir Aliyev
Founder and CEO Swiss Cyber Institute

What we do

We provide cyber security educational programs for career preparation and preparatory training for the Swiss Federal Exams.

Our digital community of cyber security professionals will give you the opportunity to expand your network with experts all over the world.

The Global Cyber Conference will connect you with global industry experts and you will learn from their insights to secure your critical assets.

Our Values

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Practicality

Our educational programs include hands-on training, designed with practice-oriented case studies, real-world challenges in our own Ethical Hacking Lab.

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Expertise

When you study from the best, you become the best. We have over 100 international academics and experts from 20 countries.

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Networking

Access a network of world-class academics, industry experts, and peers to connect and develop ideas, and put theory into practice.

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Agility

We grow as quickly as cyber security grows and changes. We combine the best in the academic and business world in one place.

The Swiss Cyber Institute builds competences and helps its members to mitigate the cyber risks associated with digitalisation.

Therefore we welcome to partner with other public bodies and institutions around shared values and objectives.

Advisory Board

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Prof. Dr. Leo Staub

Prof. Emeritus at the Executive School of Management, Technology & Law of the University of St Gallen
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Prof. Dr. Barbara Endicott-Popovsky

Executive Director of the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity at the University of Washington
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Anna Pouliou

Expert (Business Europe Representative) - GDPR Multistakeholder Expert Group at European Commission
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Daniel W. Seiler

IT Projects Manager at National Cyber Security Centre NCSC (NCSC_CH)
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Samir Aliyev

CEO and Founder of Swiss Cyber Institute and Program Director at the University of St.Gallen

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