CISCO Academy

The University of Mauritius is a Cisco Academy under the Cisco Networking Academy Programme and offers Cisco courses using the official Cisco curriculum. Participants get the opportunity to work on real equipment such as Switches, Routers and Access Points.

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CCNA Routing and Switching
CCNA 1 Introduction to Networks
CCNA 2 Routing & Switching Essentials
CCNA 3 Scaling Networks
CCNA 4 Connecting Networks
Courses are normally run after office hours.
The official Cisco Networking Academy CCNA Routing & Switching curriculum is used to teach students, through theoretical and practical exposure, networking concepts such as:
  • Planning, designing and supporting computer network; IP addressing including IP v6;
  • Internet Technologies; Advanced routing and switching concepts; Router and Switch configuration and implementation;
  • Wide Area Network theory and Network Troubleshooting;
  • This course prepares students for the 200-120 CCNA certification exams.
Full hands-on practical exercises on routers, switches, access points and networking equipment to ensure understanding of real world skills; - Next batch shall be advertised in April/May 2016

IT Essentials - PC Hardware and Software
Version 5.0

The Cisco Networking Academy® IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software curriculum provides an introduction to the computer hardware and software skills needed to help meet the growing demand for entry-level ICT professionals. The curriculum covers:
  • The fundamentals of computer technology;
  • Basics of networking, configure devices to connect to an existing network;
  • Implementation of basic physical and software security principles;
  • The application of good communications skills and professional behavior while working with customers;
  • The curriculum helps participants prepare for the CompTIA A+ certification.
Full hands-on practical exercises on PCs to ensure understanding of real world skills