Bachelor of Computer and Networking Engineering Technology

  •   Bachelor of Science Degree Program
  •   4 Years (8 Semesters)
  •   132 Credit Hours
  •   Fall, Spring and Summer

The Bachelor of Computer and Networking Engineering Technology is designed to meet the skill needs of a world driven by ever-advancing technology. It combines engineering skills with the solid business principles that are needed to thrive in an enterprise-oriented world. With a hands-on approach that delivers less theory and more technology, you will gain plenty of practical experience right from the first year, to build a strong skill set upon graduation.

Through a modern educational approach and state-of-the art facilities, the program will give you a firm grounding in key engineering disciplines, including: Database Driven Web Applications; LAN and WAN Technologies; Network Security and Administration; Network Operating Systems; and Wireless Networks, as well as critical business skills including entrepreneurship, communication and problem solving. Admission to the program requires 60% or more in the UAE High School Certificate (or its equivalent).


The objective of the Bachelor of Computer and Networking Engineering Technology is to ensure that you acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully in the modern world as a network professional. CNET graduates have a 100% employment rate due to their strong and broad skills in the computer network, software and hardware technology domain.

The program will prepare you for certifications such as CCNA, Network+ and MCSA, and instill a sense of professional responsibility that will enable you to continue your development throughout your career. It offers a direct link to the Cisco Networking Academy program, which is a dynamic educational program that teaches students relevant technology skills. Students will be able to write the globally recognized CCNA exam upon graduation, which will increase their competitiveness in the global marketplace and open doors to different employment opportunities.

Career opportunities

There is a strong demand for networking professionals in the UAE and wider region. This degree offers excellent prospects for employment in disciples including:

  • Network Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • System Administrator
  • Network Analyst
  • Internet Network Specialist
  • IT Project Manager
  • IT Manager
  • Database Designer
  • System Analyst