ACNS is the leading Networking Career Course from Aptech. It is a hardware, networking, system administration and a database course. In other terms, it has all the current IT technologies except programming and application development. This course offers the FASTEST and the MOST ECONOMICAL pathway for a degree from a U.K. institution.

The key highlights of the course are:

  • A four course term
  • Total duration about 13.5 months – on 2 hours a day, 4 days a week
  • Qualifies the student to transfer the credits to Middlesex University into the final year of the
    • B.Sc. (Hons) Information Technology & Business Information Systems, and
    • B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Networks
  • Exit available at the end of each of the four terms:
    • After Term I, student gets ACHS – Aptech Certified Hardware Specialist certification.
    • After Term II, student gets ACNA – Aptech Certified Network Associate certification.
    • After Term III, student gets ACNM – Aptech Certified Network Manager certification.
    • After Term IV, student gets ACDB – Aptech Certified Database Manager certification.
  • Student can take international certification exams and get 4 international Certifications
    • CompTIA A+
    • CCNA R & S
    • MCSA Windows Server 2012
    • MCSA SQL Server 2014
    • Reasonable fee, half of ADSE fees
    • Access to OV and eBooks
    • Self-Practice hours and project
  • Reasonable fee, half of ADSE fees
  • Access to OV and eBooks
  • Self-Practice hours and project


Who Should Do This Course:

As the student might plan to go for the final year of the degree program, it is essential the student should be a SSCE with 5 credits including English and Math. Otherwise the student can have any additional qualifications like OND, HND, B.Sc., etc. As the course is focused on building skills in hardware, networking, system administration and database, and prepares the student to take 4 international certifications, it is a job oriented course. It is more suitable for OND, HND and Graduates, as it equips them with market demand skills.

ACNS Course Structure:


Course Details:

Term – 1 Modules


Hardware Specialist

Term – 2 Modules



Network Administrator

Term – 3 Modules



Network Manager

Term – 4 Modules



SQL-Server database Manager

ACNS Duration Summary:


The Route to an International Degree

middle-sexThe ACNS course entitles you to transfer your credits and gain entry into the Final Year of B.Sc. (Hons.) Degree as per details given below.

Study ACNS at Aptech



B.Sc. (Hons) from Middlesex University

B.Sc. (Hons) Information Technology

 B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Networks

Preferred University Partner


DISCLAIMER: In our effort to serve our customers better, the courses are upgraded to add new technologies and the course outline may change accordingly. The credit transfer arrangement or the University alliance may change over time. The customer is requested to check the exact course outline and credit transfer arrangement at the centers before enrolling for a particular course. All trademarks acknowledged.

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