Higher National Diploma in Network Engineering

@ Pioneer Institute of Business and Technology - PIBT

This programme is designed for individuals wishing to pursue careers as Networking Professionals as System Administrators, ICTManagers, System Engineers etc…

Students work with the latest technologies to deve lop a sound theor e ti c a l understanding and in-depth practical experience of advanced networking, including cutting-edge developments in mobile computing. They will also acquire expertise in design and management of modern distribution computer systems using the latest software and development technologies.

Opportunities exist within the Students to take industrial examinations such as Cisco and , Microsoft certifications.

At the end of this programme, graduates will be competent in the skills and disciplines needed to succeed in the world of Network Technology in industries such as Telecommunication, Airline, Banking, ICTServices etc…

Year 1

  • Unit 1 - Introduction to Information Technology
  • Unit 2 - Data Communication and Network Engineering – I
  • Unit 3 - Programming Technology (VB.Net)
  • Unit 4 - System Analysis and Design
  • Unit 6 - Computer Systems Architecture
  • Unit 7 - Operating Systems
  • Unit 8 – Implementing Advanced IP Routing Protocols in Enterprises

Year 2

  • Unit 9 - Network Engineering -II (LAN, WAN)
  • Unit 10 - Database Application
  • Unit 11 - Unix System
  • Unit 12 - Network Engineering -III (Wireless Networks)
  • Unit 13 - Systems Programming
  • Unit 16 - Organisation and Project Management

Elective Modules

  • Unit 14 - Implementing Advanced Wide Area Networks and Remote Access 
  • Unit 15 - Network Security
  • Unit 17 - Application Development for Mobile Devices
  • Unit 18 - Web Technologies

Entry Requirement

  • Minimum 6 credits passes including Mathematics and English in G.C.E. (O/L) – with sufficient knowledge in Information Technology at secondary level.
  • Minimum 3 passes at  G.C.E. (A/L) or Certificate in Information Technology from recognised institution or professional body.

Course Level





Computer Networking

Contact Details

+94 77 3596594


No 51, Sir Earnest De Silva Mawatha , Colombo 07

Send Inquiry

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Scholarship Alerts

Type "REG coursenet" and SEND to 77000

Get latest scholarships, offers & academic event alerts to your phone via SMS.

Service is available for Dialog, Mobitel, Hutch & Airtel users. Monthly (Rs. 30 + tax).

Related Courses

Institute Courses