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Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity

Academic membership in the CIC

The Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity is a comprehensive multidisciplinary and entrepreneurial unit offering training, research and development. We bring together researchers from across disciplines — science, business, computer science, law, engineering and more — to collaborate and innovate.

Training the next generation of leaders in cybersecurity

Our no-cost academic membership is available to:

  • University of New Brunswick researchers
  • Post-graduate students and researchers across Canada
  • Professionals in academia, industry and government

Three levels of academic memberships are available.


This membership is available to University of New Brunswick researchers who are actively involved in cybersecurity research and development.


Affiliate membership is available to any researchers or postgraduate students in Canada with an interest in cybersecurity research and development. There is no fee, but the member must actively engage in the institute’s R&D activities to maintain the membership.


This membership is awarded in exceptional circumstances to professionals at the highest level in academia, industry and government.

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