Higher National Diploma in Computer Networking

NVQ Level – 6
NQF Level – 5
Duration – 20 months (week days and weekends)
Semesters – 4
Assessment – Assessment consists of a mix of Assignments and a Project

Introduction to the programme

The Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computer Networking is awarded by EdHat International UK is specially designed for the students who require a gateway and transitional path to embark on final year degree studies at leading Universities with the view to completing professional higher studies either in Sri Lanka or in any other states.

This well-structured, academic and career based higher national diploma is the first stage of the computer networking studies which lead to computer networking and administrations related career/s for these higher national diploma students. The units/subjects were tailored in purposive and objective ways and methods to ensure that the students obtain necessary knowledge and training for the successful transition from their Higher National Diploma/s to their final stage which takes them to a computer networking and or network administration related career.

Suitable for

The programme is specially designed for students who has two GCE Advanced level passes and or for the students who has five average grade ― “B” passes in GCE ordinary level examinations, including Mathematics & English. or related NQF level 3 qualifications. or an access to higher education certificate awarded by an approved further education institution.

Also the programme is open for people with past work experience, mature learners may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include extensive work experience (paid and/or unpaid) and/or achievement of a range of professional qualifications in their work sector.

Programme Structure

Semester 01

  • Organization and Behavior
  • End User Applications
  • Computer Platforms
  • Introduction to Programming with VB.Net
  • Programming Concepts
  • Personal Skills Development
  • English for Academic Purposes Level 1

 Semester 02

  • System Analysis
  • Database Design Concepts
  • Networking Concepts
  • Project Management
  • Research Methods in ICT
  • English for Academic Purpose – Level 2
  • LAN, WAN and Network Management
  • Network Design, Cabling & Management

Semester 03

  • Quality Systems
  • End User Support
  • Supporting Network Operating Systems
  • Configuring Client/Server Operating Systems and End-User Software
  • Network Infrastructure
  • English for Academic Purpose – Level 3

 Semester 04

  • Network Security
  • Routing & WAN Networking
  • Network Technology
  • Internet Server Management
  • Network Project

Course Fees Structure

  Semester I Semester II Semester III Semester IV
Registration Fee Rs.20000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Total Course Fee Rs. 220,000.00
Certification Fee GBP 220.00 N/A N/A N/A
Examination Fee Rs.5,000.00 Rs.5,000.00 Rs.5,000.00 Rs.5,000.00


Course Fees Structure Breakdown

  Semester I Semester II Semester III Semester IV
Tuition Fee Installment 5 x Rs.11,000.00 5 x Rs.11,000.00 5 x Rs.11,000.00 5 x Rs.11,000.00
Tuition Fee


Rs.55,000.00 Rs.55,000.00 Rs.55,000.00 Rs.55,000.00


PS: The above payment structure is valid only for the intake of Year 2020

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