Study the MSc Advanced Computer Networking at GCU

"96.2% graduate employment rate"

(DLHE, 2012)

    An outstanding course structure

This programme is concerned with the design, implementation and administration of high performance computer network infrastructures and includes an examination of the methods, techniques, tools and technologies used to develop such infrastructures.

The programme includes all the material required for the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) qualification. Cisco is the largest supplier of network products in the world and CCNP certification is the pre-eminent network professional qualification.

The course modules include:

Semester A: Advanced Routing, Simulation of Computer Networks, Switching, Research and Project Methods, Ethics and Technology Semester B: Research and Project Methods, Telephony, Technology and Environmental Management, Secure Converged WAN, Optimising Converged Networks and QOS

    Outstanding career prospects in Computer Networking

Several years ago, it was estimated that there was a shortfall of more than 500,000 networking specialists across Europe. This programme aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to meet this shortfall.

This programme provides students with the theoretical and practical skills necessary to pursue careers as network professionals.

    Study in Glasgow, Scotland

With a population of around five million, Scotland retains its own distinctive culture within the United Kingdom. A popular tourist destination, Scotland is famous around the world for its breathtaking Highlands scenery, tartan, whisky and friendly inhabitants.

With its exciting mix of of culture, architecture, music, nightlife, shopping and sport, not to mention its friendly residents, Glasgow has everything you need. Accessible, affordable and multicultural, this is a great city for students from all backgrounds and cultures. Lonely Planet listed Glasgow as one of the top 10 cities in the world to visit.