Computer Networking and Cloud Security - BEng (Hons)

As you progress through this specialist programme you’ll acquire the skills to assess, plan, design and develop secure and reliable networks and systems.

Course details

Welcome to the next step on your path to a career in computer networking and cloud security. Taught in our School of Computing and Digital Media, this course will equip you with the latest technical and practical knowledge of computer networks, along with the cloud and security technologies that are indispensable for both business and personal users.
  • Mode of study: 2 -3 days campus
  • Intake: September , January
  • Course length: 3-4 years
  • Course fee: £9,250 per year
  • Location: London

London Metropolitan University

Course overview

Supported by training in its theory, our practice-led approach makes use of the equipment and tools which are considered indispensable across the industry, which in turn best prepare you as you make a start on your career. This computer networking and cloud security undergraduate course will ensure you graduate with the relevant skills for your next job, but it doesn’t stop there. You’ll also have a range of stimulating optional modules to choose from. Then there’s our Network Academy, which provides the opportunity to gain additional professional qualifications (Cisco and Palo Alto certification).


Entry requirements

a minimum grades CCD, one of which must be from a relevant subject (or a minimum of 88 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification, eg BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma/Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Progression Diploma or Access to HE Diploma of 60 credits) English Language and Mathematics GCSE at grade C/4 or above

What the students say

The highlight of my time at London Met so far has been using the resources made available by the University, especially the careers department, along with the skills obtained on my degree to successfully secure an intern finance position in my first year.


The modules listed below are for the academic year 2022/23 and represent the course modules at this time. Modules and module details (including, but not limited to, location and time) are subject to change over time.

  • Communications Engineering
  • Computer Hardware and Software Architecture
  • Electronics Systems
  • Networking Concepts (CCNA 1 and 2)
  • Mobile Communications Systems
  • Microprocessors and Embedded Systems
  • Network Operating Systems
  • Enterprise Network and Security
  • Work Related Learning
  • Network Security 1 (CISCO)
  • Network Security 2 (CISCO
  • Project
  • Next Gen Firewalls for Network and Cloud Security (Palo Alto)
  • Cyber Security Operations (CCNA Cisco Cyber Ops)
  • Wireless Networks (Cisco)
  • Ethical Hacking
  • IoT Systems and Security