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Computer Networking (Hons), B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) Glasgow, United Kingdom
Computer Networking (Hons) of Glasgow Caledonian University provides an in-depth knowledge of the IT network infrastructure needed to run large enterprise and wide area network deployments.
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Overview

With today's advancing technologies comes the increasing threat of cybercrime. The National Cyber Security Strategy makes clear the importance of good network defences in securing the UK. GCU has developed a suite of programmes which provide the opportunity to be at the forefront of defending cyberspace from sophisticated malicious attacks and future threats.

The Computer Networking (Hons) of Glasgow Caledonian University focuses on the specification, design, deployment and troubleshooting of complex network topologies. We have the best networking labs in Scotland and teach this subject to CISCO ‘network professional' standards.

Your Career

Enter the communication networks, security engineering and digital forensics sector, an industry which employs one in three of all jobs within the IT sector. Our computer networking engineering graduates could find themselves working in IT/network infrastructure support or as a network engineer.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Quantitative Methods and Cryptography
  • Advanced Routing
  •  IT Project Management  
  • Advanced Switching
  • Integrated Design Project 
  • Research Skills and Professional Issues

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Computer Networking or Computing Technical Support with AA in graded units. 
  • Plus passes in: Routing Technology unit or CCNA Semester 2 and either Mathematics for Computing 1, Mathematics for Computing: Essential Techniques or full attendance and successful completion of the GCU Summer School Maths programme

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • RUK: £9250

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year.

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