Keystone logo
Whitefield Business School Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) (Network Technology and Cybersecurity)
Whitefield Business School

Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) (Network Technology and Cybersecurity)

Curepipe, Mauritius

1 Years


Full time

Request application deadline

Jul 2024

Request tuition fees



Graduates of this course will acquire the necessary skills required to manage a network and maintain its security. We also provide laboratory facilities, for the study of key areas, such as network operating systems, network management, and network implementation. This program offers a unique opportunity to learn about specialist security techniques and use real-world networking equipment in a security context. Students are also educated about market-leading Cisco Routing & Switching Techniques, security appliances, ethical hacking techniques, vulnerability analysis, penetration testing, and data encryption technology. This program also offers flexibility in the final year; with optional units including areas such as Windows Server, Exchange, Administration, and aVaried Catalog of Linux Administration/Unix Shell Scripting / Emerging Web Technologies and Cloud Computing/SAP Administration.

Program Aim

  • Computer systems and networks establish links between people and businesses on a global scale. Business and industry are dependent on diverse network technologies and there is a high demand for professionals for designing as well as efficiently managing network systems
  • Our technology-infused course comprises technology, security, and networking modules and thus offers diverse job opportunities for students. We also emphasize the installation, operation, security, and maintenance of computer systems as well as networks as far as business and industry are concerned
  • The course will equip the students with the essential skills for designing, implementing, and managing systems effectively to ensure that people benefit from the use of these systems. This learning will also help the students to manage, design, implement, configure, and operate secure networks on a professional footing identify the threats to network security, and formulate and implement defense strategies and mechanisms.


About the School