Prof. Amal El Nahas
This specialization is designed to give you knowledge of both wired and wireless technology to enable you to enter a career in this fast-paced industry. Graduates of the Computer Networks degree specialization will gain sound understanding of the constructs, architecture and design of networks and data communication systems. This degree option emphasizes the analysis, design, and management of the software and hardware that control digital networks, as well as the skills necessary to set-up, administer and maintain such networks.
The Advanced modules specific to the specialisations are as follows:
- Computer Networks.
- Data Communication Protocols.
- Network Management and Operation.
- Wireless and Mobile Computing.
- Security and Privacy.
Jobs directly related to your degree include:
- Network engineer consultant
- Network administrator
The first 5 semesters are common, Prep year and degree year 1.
Admission to the programme: In accordance with the University’s regulations as defined in Section 1 of the General Academic Regulations.
Admission to specialisation: The Faculty Council determines at the end of the first semester of Year 2 (level-5) the number of students for each specialisation according to the availability of educational resources. A student is admitted to a specialisation according to:
- Overall GPA of Degree-Year-1
- His/her marks in the designated modules for the specialisation: “Introduction to computer networks and data communication” module (CSCN01I)