This program was launched in 1997, by Cisco who is world leader in networking. The Cisco Networking Academy Program is a world-wide program aimed at creating a pool of trained networking specialists. Cisco Networking Academy has been a global success with over 10,000 academies across more than 165 countries. Since its launch in India in 2000, it has grown to nearly 200 Cisco Networking Academies across India and impacted several thousand lives. With its focus on bridging the rural and the gender divide through special programs, it is creating a common platform: the Human Network.
Networking Academy delivers a comprehensive, 21st century learning experience to help students develop the foundational ICT skills needed to design, build, and manage networks, along with career skills such as problem solving, collaboration, and critical thinking. Students complete hands-on learning activities and network simulations to develop practical skills that will help them fill a growing need for networking professionals around the world.
NGFCET HAS BEEN APPROVED TO RUN CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY. (w.e.f 10 September 2013)
Initially Cisco has approved CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) program to be conducted.
NGF has faculties who have taken instructor training from Cisco.
NGF is setting a Cisco CCNA Lab as per Cisco networking academy norms.
We have also taken approval from CompTIA for A+ certifi cation and trained seven B.Tech students.