Computer Network Administration



Creating Sharp Minds

This course is intended to equip trainees with the necessary knowledge and fundamental practical skills required in computer network design implementation and administration.

The foundation course in network administration will be offered in 3-months and includes theoretical classes and practical sessions.

The program will comprise of foundational training on network design and administration, with extensive lab work, routing, security analysis, and implementation.


Minimum Requirements: Degree/Diploma/Certificate in ICT related course

Total Fee Payable: Kshs 30,000/-

Duration: This is a 3-month foundation course

Training Modules

What you will learn

  1. Introduction to computer networks
  2. TCP-OSI model
  3. Network Design
  4. Subnetting
  5. Introduction to network simulation
  6. Basic and Advanced Switching
  7. Networking Routing
  8. Network Resource Sharing
  9. Network Monitoring 
  10. Network Security 
  11. Introduction to Firewalls and configuration
Career Opportunities

Where one can fit in the job market

Network Administration Assistant


You have questions; we have answers

  • Can I find a job while still studying?

    Apprenticeship (work – study program) is highly encouraged at Cytonn College. Students not only learn in class but are given a chance to practice what they learn at actual work places within and without Nairobi. Students who find permanent jobs while studying with us are encouraged to switch to a friendlier mode of study, say, joining evening or weekend classes.

  • What is CCIE?

    CCIE stands for Cytonn College of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, an initiative of Cytonn Education Services

  • How can I transfer to Cytonn College?

    Students intending to transfer from other colleges to Cytonn College must first ensure they meet the minimum entry requirements set out for the respective course. Cytonn College offers credit transfers to students provided proof of having passed the unit is attached.

  • Why did Cytonn Group diversify into Education?

    Education fits into the Cytonn Group’s Overall Strategy and the diversification into education is essential for Cytonn because:

    1. To provide the education facilities component of our comprehensive mixed-use developments,
    2. To enable our investors access the attractive education sector given recent deals in education
    3. To develop entrepreneurial technical talent for two of the presidents “big four” agenda in affordable housing and manufacturing, with top graduates in building programs guaranteed jobs in our various projects
    4. It is an opportunity to further diversify our revenue streams from financial services and real estate.
  • Where do I go for general advice on courses to do?

    The admissions desk/HOAA/HODs will give the student information on the various courses that Cytonn College offers prior to admission. Once the student is admitted, they will be advised on actual course registration by HOAA who will help and guide the student till they graduate.

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