India Students

Cisco Networking Academy offers courses that cater to different experiences and skill levels from exploratory to career. More than 300,000 students in India have joined Cisco Networking Academy and accelerated their path to job readiness.





Career courses that lead to jobs

India is the second-fastest digitising economy in the world. By 2025, India's tech sector will deliver $1 trillion in economic value and sustain up to 65 million jobs according to a McKinsey report.

In addition to this, the Indian Cybersecurity Services Industry is expected to grow from $4.3 billion in 2019 to $13.6 billion by 2025, according to the Data Security Council of India (DSCI).

Cisco Networking Academy can help you shift from traditional to in-demand jobs requiring IT-savvy digital skills. Are you ready to change your life, and possibly make the world a better place?




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Connect with someone you can trust and receive valuable career advice. Sign- up to the ‘Mentor To Go’ android or web-app to connect with a unique career mentor. These industry professionals can guide you to develop work readiness skills and support you in your professional journey free of cost, from anywhere in India.




Join us for the FREE "Women Rock-IT" live TV broadcasts and hear from some "Rock'in" women who have challenged stereotypes and turned their passion for technology into rewarding and successful careers.  




Participate in a Learn-A-Thon to learn new skills and prepare yourself for a successful and lucrative career in one of the hottest job. Complete a course within the given timeframe and earn a digital batch which will make you stand out in front of future employers.  




At the Find Yourself in the Future Virtual Career Fairs, students can meet and chat with recruiters from companies across the Asia Pacific region. Participants will also learn about the latest technology trends during a Tech Talk hosted by Cisco experts at the start of the event. 



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"Enrolling in a Cisco Networking Academy course has been one of the best decisions of my life. Using the skills I have learned through Networking Academy, my job performance has improved and I have developed a more positive mindset towards life, especially during challenging times."

Naseruddin Ansari, Netacad Alum




Search jobs and meet employers

Once you’re enrolled in a course you become part of the Networking Academy community. This allows you to join our employment program aimed at helping you connect directly with Cisco and our ecosystem of partners who are looking to hire qualified individuals to join their tech workforce. 







Cisco Networking Academy Impact India


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Learn how technology is changing the world and gain the skills needed to land a well-paying job.




Cisco Networking Academy Impact in India in 2019

124,510 Current Students
338,232 Since Program Inception

658 Instructors

543 Institutions

$83.1 million USD
Cisco's in-kind investment since program inception