Graduate Diploma in Advanced Networking



Delivery ModeOnline
Duration 2P
Intake InformationSemester 2 (Spring); Semester 1 (Autumn)
Apply Direct Code3723.2
Course Code950314
Fee Information

Local Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.


This course is not open to student visa holders. Current and prospective student visa holders should visit the Western Sydney University International site for courses available to them.

Overseas students on other visas permitting onshore study can apply directly though International Admissions.


As a Cisco Academy, Western Sydney University can offer students the opportunity to study the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) programme using the latest CCNP curriculum. The online Graduate Diploma course will provide students with the knowledge, understanding, and skills needed to install, configure and maintain local and wide area networks. Students will be provided with hands-on experience of configuring networks using online tools. On completion of this diploma students will be able to go on and gain the industry recognised certification by taking the CCNP examinations.

Simultaneously, course materials, assessment and tutorial support provided will enable students to broaden their understanding beyond the Cisco domain and to gain a recognised postgraduate diploma. Students may continue their studies and pursue a research project to gain a Master of Advanced NetworkingMaster of Mathematics allows you to continue your mathematics studies by delving more deeply into particular aspects of pure and applied mathematics. The units offered may also be of interest to mathematically-inclined scientists and engineers as well as to mathematicians.


Access information about the units (subjects) you will complete as well as important admission information:

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Career Opportunities

Career opportunities depend on your qualifications and previous work experience.

How to apply

If you're an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident, you can apply online directly to Western (opens in a new window) for postgraduate coursework in Arts and Humanities, Business, Creative Industries, Engineering and Built Environment, Health Sciences, Law, Computing and Information Technology, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Psychology, Sciences, Social Sciences, TESOL, Interpreting and Translation or Therapeutic Studies and Counselling. Applications can also be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window).

Applications made directly to Western do not have an application fee.

You can manage your existing direct applications via the Western application portal (opens in a new window) or via UAC.(opens in a new window)

Step by step instructions are available on the How to Apply pages.

If you are interested in completing a higher research degree, for example Masters Honours, information is accessible from Western Sydney University Research (opens in a new window).