Dalhousie University

24 months
19178 CAD/year
11672 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Internetworking offered by Dalhousie University draws on interdisciplinary knowledge, requires practical ability, and capitalizes on individual strengths. 


To succeed in the Internetworking industry, students from Dalhousie University must have a solid understanding of materials from a number of disciplines, including engineering, computer science and mathematics.

Our objectives

  • to emphasize the underlying principles of the interdisciplinary areas of study;
  • to emphasize the practice of Internetworking, ensuring that all students will graduate with a common set of fundamental and practical Internetworking abilities that will allow them to step immediately into Internetworking-related employment;
  • to provide the basis for graduates to take on advanced responsibilities that capitalize on their individual backgrounds, and advance in Internetworking careers along lines related to their particular strengths and interests.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Computer Networks
  • Mathematics for Internetworking
  • Physical and Datalink Layer Standards and Protocols
  • Internet Communication Protocols
  • Programming for Internetworking
  • Network Architecture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree
  • Degree granted by university of recognized standing
  • Complete the graduate application form (online application)
  • Pay $115 application fee
  • An official academic transcript and degree certificate (if degree conferral not stated on Transcripts) for each post-secondary institution attended
  • Two academic reference letters

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19178 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19178 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11672 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11672 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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