CISPA is currently in the founding process to join the German Helmholtz Association as a new member. It is consequently undergoing significant organizational changes, which are not yet reflected on this webpage.

For further information on the above mentioned founding process, please refer to the official press release by the State Chancellery of Saarland.

Recent News on the Transformation Process


The location of the first construction phase has been agreed upon. For further information, please refer to the official press release .

5. September 2015

Focus Online: Job guarantee for cyber security experts

Focus online reports on the continuously growing demand for experts in IT security.
Computer science graduates with expertise in the field are highly sought after and can chose their jobs.

The article lists the few locations in Germany that offer a dedicated academic education for cyber security
and highlights our CISPA bachelor program “Cybersecurity” at Saarland University”.

Focus Online: Cyber-Sicherheitsexperte werdenSie wollen eine Job-Garantie? Dann sollten Sie sich hier ausbilden lassen, September 05, 2015