Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology


Network Engineering

Program Name: Network Engineering
Program Code: 080613W
Program Length: 4 years
Degree Type: Bachelor of Science in Network Engineering

Course Summary

This program aims to nurture graduates with multiples skills such as teaching, research, development and practical applications. The graduates will master the fundamental theories, knowledge and skills of computer science, and be able to conduce network engineering work in the field of computer science, technology and applications in institutes, universities, government departments and large enterprises.
The graduates from the program will have the following knowledge and skills:
1) They will master the basic theories, knowledge and skills of computer software and hardware, and will have good scientific thinking ability and experimental skills.
2) They will well know of computer networks and relevant technologies, and have strong ability on the application and development of computer networks.
3) They will keep the development of research on networking technologies, and will have strong ability to conduct relevant research work.
4) They will emphasize the combination of humanities and natural sciences, characterized by comprehensive and creative spirits.
5) They will be able to search and read professional literatures using a foreign language.
The graduates will be able to find their careers in research institutes, universities, enterprises and administrative departments to conduct teaching, scientific research, technical development and management work on network engineering.


Course Content
The courses of the program are allocated into 4 academic years with each part comprising a number of modules as listed below (follow the links to find out more about each module).

Semester I
Advanced Mathematics I(1)
College English I
Introduction to Computer Science
Programming Design Foundation

Semester II
Advanced Mathematics I(2)
College English II
Linear Algebra
Object-oriented Programming
Assembly Language Programming

Semester III
College English III
Discrete Mathematics
Fundamentals of Electronics Technology
Data Structure

Semester IV
College English IV
Principles of Computer Organization
Operating system
Communication Principles
JAVA program design

Semester V
Computer Networks
Database Systems
Meteorological Information System Engineering
Software Engineering
Introduction to Information Security
Microcomputer Principle and Interface

Semester VI
Network Engineering
Network Programming Technology
Network Security Technology
Network Storage Technology
Network Management and Maintenance

Semester VII
Network Performance Evaluation and Testing
Wireless Networks
Foundations of Cryptography
Secure Programming Techniques
Oracle Database System and Applications

Semester VIII
Final-year Project