Europe, Middle East, and Africa Impact

Educating the learners who connect the world

Empowering all people with career possibilities

Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills-to-jobs program offering digital skills training through strong public-private partnerships, high-quality curriculum, and inclusive workforce development programs. We are one of the longest-running, purpose-driven digital skills program in the world. We are celebrating 25 years of impact.

Educating the learners who connect the world.

Honestly, if Cisco Networking Academy didn't exist, I wouldn't be in cybersecurity right now. I had very little knowledge of it before I took the "Introduction to Cybersecurity" course." "As new technologies emerge, new threats will also emerge," says Agnes. "And I believe even in the future, cybersecurity will be increasingly important. I think cybersecurity is the future of IT.

Agnes, Level 1 SOC Analyst, Kenya

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Networking Academy impact in Europe, Middle East, and Africa


cumulative students since inception in1997.


are female since inception. Based on those who identified gender.


of students who took Cisco certification aligned courses obtained a job and/or educational opportunity based on surveys since 2005 through fiscal year 2022.

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