Cisco Networking Academy Contest Site

NetRiders: Asia Pacific

Overview

Cisco Networking Academy NetRiders Competitions are a great opportunity for students and alumni in Asia Pacific to showcase their networking abilities, learn valuable IT skills, and gain visibility among talent recruiters in the growing ICT and networking field.

Individual countries run a national competition for students taking Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching, CCNA Discovery or CCNA Exploration courses. Some countries also run national NetExcellence competitions for instructors teaching Cisco's CCNA courses. For all the eligibility requirements and rules of a competition, please download the Rules PDF file for the competition you are interested in.

NetRiders National CCNA Competitions 2014

The NetRiders CCNA competitions are open to students who are currently or were recently enrolled (within three to eleven months from the opening of registration) in a CCNA Routing and Switching, CCNA Discovery or CCNA Exploration course. The CCNA competition content is geared toward CCNA Routing and Switching certification. The majority of APAC NetRiders competitions have students compete in teams of two, with the top scoring team being invited to compete in the International NetRiders competition on October 22, 2014. See schedule below for dates and details or visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page for more information.

To register, you will need to get the enrolment key from your Cisco Networking Academy Instructor. The Rules PDF will be available when registration opens.

CCNA Schedule Show

Country Registration is Open Competition Date Rules PDF
Australia Jul 7 - Aug 6 August 7 Download
Bangladesh Jul 9 - Aug 2 August 6 Download
Bhutan To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
Cambodia To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
China Round One Sep 22 - Sep 24 September 27 Download
Hong Kong/Macau Jun 1 - Jun 30 July 3 Download
India Jul 9 - Aug 2 August 7 Download
Indonesia Mar 1 - May 5 May 10 & June 7 Download
Japan 23 Jun - 22 Aug August 23 Download
Korea Jun 9 - Jul 16 July 17 Download
Laos To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
Malaysia Mar 15 - May 1 May 10 Download
Maldives June 1 - July 25 August 1 Download
Mongolia May 1 - Jun 1 June 7 Download
Nepal Jul 9 - Aug 2 August 5 Download
New Zealand & Pacific Islands July 7 - Aug 6 August 7 Download
Philippines Feb 1 - Mar 10 March 14 Download
Singapore Aug 1 - Sep 22 September 26 Download
Sri Lanka June 1 - July 25 August 1 Download
Taiwan Round 2 To Be Announced October 3 - tentative Download
Thailand To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
Vietnam Aug 18 - Sept 19 Sept 26 and Oct 10 Download

International NetRiders CCNA Competition

The top scoring team from each of the national CCNA competitions above will be invited to compete in the International NetRiders CCNA competition.

Competition Registration is Open Competition Date Rules PDF
International NetRiders October 1 - 20, 2014 October 22, 2014 Download

NetRiders National CCENT Competitions 2014

The NetRiders CCENT competitions are geared toward CCENT certification, which aligns directly with first two CCNA Routing and Switching and the first two CCNA Discovery courses. Eligibility requirements might vary per country, so be sure to review the Rules PDF for your competition as well when it becomes available.

To register, you will need to get the enrolment key from your Cisco Networking Academy Instructor. The Rules PDF will be available when registration opens.

CCENT Schedule Show

Country Registration is Open Competition Date Rules PDF
Cambodia To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
Indonesia Feb 15 - Apr 30 May 3 & May 9 Download
Malaysia Mar 15 - May 1 May 10 Download
Philippines Feb 1 - Mar 10 March 14 Download
Vietnam Aug 18 - Sept 19 September 26 Download

NetExcellence Competitions for Instructors 2014

These NetExcellence competitions are open to Cisco Networking Academy Instructors who are currently teaching a CCNA Routing and Switching, CCNA Discovery or CCNA Exploration course. The competition content is geared toward CCNA certification. See schedule below for dates and details or check out the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page for more information.

To register, you will need to get the enrolment key from your Cisco Area Academy Manager.

NetExcellence Schedule Show

Country Registration is Open Competition Date Rules PDF
Cambodia To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
Indonesia Mar 1 - June 6 June 7 Download
Malaysia Mar 15 - May 1 May 10 Download
Philippines Feb 1 - Mar 10 March 14 Download
Singapore Aug 1 - Sep 22 September 29 Download
Thailand To Be Announced To Be Announced Download
Vietnam Aug 18 - Sept 19 October 10 Download


Prizes

Prizes vary for each competition and some competitions do not offer prizes at all. Please read the Rules PDF for the individual competition to get details on the prizes when it becomes available.