Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Networks

Post Graduate Programme

Duration - 1 Year 3 Months (Part time)

NSBM’s concern for conducting this programme in Computer Network emerged from the appreciation of a responsibility to offer a state of the art technical education to the industry practitioners. This also needs to be seen as the critical and continuing effort by NIBM (National Institute of Business Management) to qualify the computer network professionals within organizations, one of the major agenda of our time.

  • Duration – 1 YEAR 3 MONTHS
  • Course Type – PART-TIME


  • This course facilitate to fill the increasing demand in current industry to pursue postgraduate level qualifications. This programme examines principles, design, implementation, and performance or computer networks.
  • A focus will be placed on wireless networking, reflecting rapid advances in this area.
  • Students may formulate their own final projects based on their interests and background.
  • The course will be conducted in a more seminar-like manner than lectures, but will have a more formal schedule.


  1. To provide an opportunity for graduates and practitioners with relevant working experience to gain a postgraduate qualifi­cations in Computer Network.
  2. To provide a wide-ranging introduction to modern computer networks and their applications. The emphasis is on the protocols involved and how they inter-work.
  3. To use the Internet as a vehicle for presenting the different protocols in a practical setting. Wherever possible, real-life examples are used to demonstrate the applications and protocols in action


1First Half
Module CodeModule NameNo of HoursCredits
PCN11103Computer Network Models and Design453
PCN11203Routing and Switching453
PCN11303Network Planning Implementing and Administration153
1Second Half
Module CodeModule NameNo of HoursCredits
PCN12103Voice & Telephony Technologies453
PCN12203Wireless Communication453
2First Half
Module CodeModule NameNo of HoursCredits
PCN21103Service Provider Networks453
PCN21203Network Security453
PCN21301Research Method151
2Second Half
Module CodeModule NameNo of HoursCredits
PCN22103Disaster Recovery & High availability Techniques453
PHR22301Project Report155


A student must possess at least one on the following requirements to enter to the program

  • A Degree in computer/engineering/physical science obtained from a recognized university/Institution
  • A Degree in other Discipline obtained from a recognized university/Institution with one (01) year post qualifying working experience in executive capacity
  • Professional qualification from a recognized professional body acceptable to the Governing Body of the National Institute of Business Management with a minimum of two (02) years post qualifying working experience in executive capacity
  • A Diploma obtained from a recognized University/Institute acceptable to the Governing Board of the National School of Business Management with three (03) years post qualifying working experience in executive capacity
  • Minimum of 05 years sustained work experience in a Managerial Level in a recognized institution (Government or Private). Subjected to the approval of the Academic Governing Council of NSBM.
  • Year 1 - 250,000 LKR
  • Registration Fee - 10,000 LKR
  • Library Fee - 5,000 LKR
One Years Three Months(Part Time)
250,000 LKR
Enroll Now

Student Loan facilities are available from 

Send us an inquiry to ask about payment plans and loan facilities