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Cyber Security and Network Management BSc (Hons)

Robert Gordon University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site - Aberdeen

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

The course aims to equip students to work as professional engineers and consultants in the design, configuration and management of computer networks. The course format has been designed to meet the requirements of applicants who already possess an appropriate HND, by providing a two-year top-up programme leading to an Honours degree. The main emphasis is on the installation, operation, security and maintenance of computer networks used in business and industry.Most companies now have their own computer network systems which are vital to their operation. This applies across a wide range of companies, including the energy industry, the health sector and banking and finance. These companies require specialist staff who can manage and develop these networks. This course will provide you with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to confidently undertake these roles. The course components are designed to develop different aspects of your ability to work in this area. In addition, training for the Cisco Certified Network Associate certification is an integral part of the course. Completing this training prepares you for Cisco Network Associate certification – a qualification that is recognised worldwide.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 15,040per year

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University information

Robert Gordon University

  • University League Table

    72nd

  • Campus address

    Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, City Of, AB10 7QB, Scotland

RGU is proud that, across its 16,000 students, 144 nationalities were represented in the university's student population in 2019/20.
The student recruitment team travel throughout the world to meet with prospective students, as well as having agents based in most countries.
RGU also provide opportunities for international students to get in touch online, with regular web chats making it easy to connect from their own homes.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    64th out of 110 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    137 57%

    41st

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    64th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    47th

    14

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