Open University

Open University

Advanced Networking (E51)

As a Cisco Academy, The Open University offers the opportunity to study the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) programme using the latest CCNP curriculum; this course provides students with the knowledge, understanding, and skills needed to install, configure and maintain local and wide area networks; students are provided with hands-on experience of configuring networks at day schools and using online tools.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have studied to at least HNC/HND level, or to have had equivalent practical experience; individual modules may have more specific requirements.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Distance learning - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

Key information

Student Registration and Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0845 300 6090