BSc (Hons) Network Engineering

BSc (Hons) Network Engineering

3 years

The role of the internet technology in society and the value of internet security to ensure that personal information is safe is a high priority for most people and businesses. Consequently, the need for a reliable and secure internet is vital. If you are interested in this expanding and diverse sector within the computing industry we invite you to apply for this specialist course. In this course you will appreciate how internet technology and security influence and are influenced by the entire computing industry.


Standard entry requirements:

A typical offer would be 280 UCAS tariff points or 55% in 10+2/CBSE. Students must have 60% in English or IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no skill below 5.5.

All decisions regarding an offer letter are made by the University of Northampton, UK approval.

* Students awaiting results are also encouraged to apply.* Students who have completed Foundations Degree (Level 3/ Bridge Course) from recognized institution are also encouraged to apply.  

Job Prospects

Students can be directly involved in any of the organizational projects without any intensive training. Organizations are not only limited to the below mentioned ones.

  • Software Industries
  • ISP
  • Banks
  • Airlines
  • Automobile Industries
  • Hydropower
  • Educational Institutions

Students research ability can lead them to meet the career goal of being a researcher and work in an organization or independently as a researcher or consultant. In the current market scenario, there is no any discipline where computing is not used, so the long term scope of computing candidates can be felt everywhere in the world where computing is used.

Curricular Structure

Course Content

Year I

Code Title Credits Status
CSY1017 Computer Communications 20 Compulsory (all)
CSY1014 Computer System 20 Compulsory (all)
CSY1018 Internet Technology 20 Compulsory (all)
CSY1019 Software Engineering 1 20 Compulsory (all)
CSY1020 Problem Solving & Programming 20 Compulsory (all)
CSY1026  Database 1 20 Compulsory (all)
  Total 120

Student must take all modules.

Year II

Code Title Credits Status
CSY2001 Computer Networks 20 Compulsory
CSY2027 Group Project* 20 Compulsory
CSY2028 Internet Programming 20 Compulsory
CSY2038 Database 2 20 Compulsory
CSY2002 Operating System 20 Compulsory
CSY2026 Modern Network 20 Compulsory
  Total 120

Student must take all compulsory modules for their pathway. 

Year III

Code Title Credits Status
CSY3021 Wireless and Advanced Network Technologies 20 Compulsory
CSY3010 Cybersecurity & Cryptograpgy 20 Compulsory
CSY3025 Artificial Intelligence Techniques 20 Compulsory
CSY4010 Computing Dissertation 40 Compulsory
CSY3029 Mobile Computing 20 Compulsory
  Total 120

Student must take all compulsory modules for their pathway.