Diploma in

Network Systems & Security




Real-World Learning

Work with national research organisations or industry leaders.


Specialist Training

Be an expert in network & cloud architecture, or data security & forensics.


Certified Professional

Obtain international certifications by Cisco Systems (USA), Linux Professional Institute, and EC-Council.


year 01

Learn network fundamentals including basic routing and switching, servers, IT service management and basic computer programming.

For a complete listing and description of the modules, click here.

year 02

Specialise in Network & Cloud Architecture or Data Security & Forensics. Gain skills in project management, cloud computing, network security, and information security.

For a complete listing and description of the modules, click here.

year 03

Hone your knowledge in cloud security and network design, then put your skills to practice during your six-month internship with national research organisations or key industry players.

For a complete listing and description of the modules, click here.

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Network Systems & Security (N64)

For Students with ‘O’ Levels

ELR2B2-C (2018) – 11

Planned Intake (2018) – 40

Entry Requirements


To be eligible for consideration, candidates must have the following GCE ‘O’ Level examination (or equivalent) results.

  • Subject‘O’ LEVEL GRADE
  • English Language*1 - 7
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)1 - 6
  • Any other two subjects 1 - 6

You must have also sat for a Science or Design & Technology or Food & Nutrition or a relevant OSIE / Applied Subject and fulfil the aggregate computation requirements.

Candidates with severe vision deficiency should not apply for the course.

Candidates who have successfully completed the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) course or any course/module (for NITEC or Higher NITEC) or industry certifications relevant to this Diploma will be granted exemptions for relevant modules in this Diploma if they pass an in-house practical test and viva.


Application for the 2019 intake will open in June 2018.

Joint Admissions Exercise (JAE)

The exercise is now closed.

Direct Admissions Exercise (DAE)

December 2017 to March 2018.

For Students with Other Qualifications

C​lick here to find out more on entry requirements and admissions exercise periods for qualifications such as 'N(A)' Level, 'A' Level, ITE, IP, IB and more.