Diploma in Computer Networking

  • Fee 900,000/=
  • Duration 3 Years (Form IV), 2 Years (Form VI)
  • Language English
  • Mode of Study Full Time
  • Intakes October and March Intake


Advancements in digital technologies such as computers, network communications, high-speed control, smart devices, and software create a constant demand for skilled professionals. The Computer Networking graduate is prepared to take roles in the application, development, and management of these technologies. Exceptional technical understanding provided by this program enables graduates to meet the challenges of an ever-evolving digital world.

Computer Networking is a Diploma program targeted to these exciting digital careers. Its strong technical emphasis meets employer's needs and allows Computer Networking graduates an excellent foundation to enter multiple high-paying career paths. This unique curriculum balances theory with extensive hands-on experience. 

What you'll study
Semester I
  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • Basic Computer Applications
  • Elements of Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Basic Communication Skills
  • Essentials of Office Practice

Semester II
  • Basic Internet Applications
  • Fundamentals of Computer Networking
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Fundamentals of Database
  • Customer Care 

Semester III
  • Fundamentals of Website Design
  • Wireless Networks
  • Principles of Computing Mathematics
  • Basic Principles of Management
  • Communication Skills and Office Practice

Semester IV
  • Basic Principles of Financial Planning and Budgeting
  • Computer Maintenance
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Networks

Semester V
  • Linear Algebra 
  • Web Design
  • Server Administration 
  • Database Administration
  • Information Systems

Semester VI
  • Network Security
  • Social Networking and Publishing
  • Network Management and Administration
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Project Work

Entry Requirements

Form IV (3 Years Programme)

  • Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with four (4) D passes and above in non-religious subjects or NVTA Level 3, or Any equivalent qualification.

Form VI (2 Years Programme)

  • Advanced Certificate of Secondary Examination (ACSEE) with One Principal Pass and One Subsidiary Pass.
Careers and opportunities

Our graduates will work in roles including:

  • Junior Network Engineer
  • Field Technician
  • Network Systems Administrator
  • Computer and Information Systems Technician
  • Computer Network Architect
  • Computer Network Analyst
  • Computer Network Support

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