European Union

Impact Profile for the E.U.

Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills and career building program for learning institutions and individuals worldwide. More than 5 million people have joined the Networking Academy and become a force for change in the global economy since 1997.


Present in 28 EU Member States, Networking Academy is one of the pillars of Cisco’s Corporate Social Responsibility policy and delivers classroom instruction, online teaching materials, interactive tools, and hands-on learning to students from every socioeconomic background, so that they can develop the knowledge and skills required to succeed in a technology-driven market.

By the Numbers 

1.3 million students enrolled since 1999

27,700 certifications obtained

492 million total in-kind contribution 

2,799 academies offer courses

6,000+ instructors guide students


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What Students Say

Alexander Duncan, former Networking Academy student


“The hands-on practical work, combined with instructors who have a real passion for teaching, helped me develop my understanding of computer networking.”

Alexander Duncan, Networking Academy student in 2012


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