About Us

Our Mission

The NYU Center for Cybersecurity (CCS) is an interdisciplinary research institute dedicated to training the current and future generations of cybersecurity professionals and to shaping the public discourse and policy, legal, and technological landscape on issues of cybersecurity.

NYU CCS is a collaboration between NYU School of Law, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, and other NYU schools and departments.

CCS Initiatives

The NYU Center for Cybersecurity engages in a wide range of activities, including:

Student Scholarships

CCS is home to several scholarship programs for students committed to interdisciplinary work on cybersecurity that draw students from across the University. Our scholarship programs expose students to the most advanced research and most challenging questions of the contemporary cybersecurity debate. Learn More.

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CCS hosts public and private events, including conferences, roundtables, workshops, that shape the public debate on questions of technology and security, and develop professional communities around specific cyber security topics.


Interdisciplinary Research

The faculty, fellows, and students of CCS conduct cutting-edge research focusing on cybersecurity. Our work seeks to solve pressing legal and policy challenges and to develop novel technological solutions to difficult security problems.



CCS is dedicated to training the next generation of cybersecurity professionals by promoting a rigorous, interdisciplinary curriculum focused on cybersecurity issues across NYU’s schools. Classes, seminars, and workshops taught by faculty, fellows, and other affiliated staff of CCS emphasize integrative studies in cybersecurity and technology policy.



Find out more about: Our Team and How to Engage with Us.