Dr. Ramakrishnan
Academy Coordinator
Room 7, J1 Campus
Yanbu University College,
Cisco #: 1514
Mobile: +966504144737

Professional Academies

The Computer Science and Engineering department has registered with the most reputable academies which can offer training for faculty members, students and other community members. This training leads the trainees to appear in the academy exams and be certified.

A message from the coordinator

Let me have the pleasure of Welcoming all students, alumni, and visitors to our website. Thank you for visiting our webpages. Our mission is to educate, improve and professionalize the training of all our participants’ knowledge in various domains.

The successful management and leadership of RCYCI have made us to have various partnership Academies Alliance with several professional bodies and we are always in the process of extending our relationship with other professional bodies as well.

For more details about our academies please visit the specialized webpages.


International Professional  Academies at YUC

The Professional Academies Program at YUC provides students with the opportunity to develop industry-specific skills that complement their academic major, certificate, and/or minor. Academies are taught by industry partners and help students grow their network.  The aim of the Academies is to develop future leaders with the skills and knowledge to support positive development in their societies. To achieve this challenging goal YUC has signed MOU’s with various industry leaders to keep our curriculum updated and provide cutting-edge professional Training for our students and the local community.

Our Partners

We’re proud to partner with top companies globally to offer Professional Academies. Our industry partners bring relevant content that is grounded in real world examples and provide opportunities for students to meet professional contacts.

The academies are structured, co-curricular, non-academic credit experiences, and consist of a series of workshops held over the course of one academic year. Upon completion students receive a Certificate of Completion.



1- YUC CISCO Local Academy Partner

Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills and career building program for learning institutions and individuals worldwide. From secondary schools to universities to community organizations, more than 9000 institutions in 170+ countries offer the Networking Academy curriculum. Together, we are building the workforce of tomorrow.

Our Cisco Networking Academy in partnership with Cisco Systems, our program is a comprehensive course that teaches students to design, build and maintain computer networks, with focus on hands-on learning and lab activities. Students are also prepared for industry-standard certifications, including

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA™),
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA-Security) and
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP™).
  • Introduction to Cyber Security

The program combines lectures and with hands-on laboratory exercises in which students apply what they learn in class while working on actual networks.


The YUC Networking Academy awards a Certificate of Completion to students who successfully complete the courses. This not only certifies that the recipient has sound knowledge on the required topics but also confirms that the student has mastered practical networking skills.


1-1- Benefits of YUC CISCO Academy

  • *Students exam vouchers with up to 70% discount while sitting in online Cisco Exams.
  • Offers individual learners access to world-class technology, expertly developed learning materials and curriculum, training, and other resources.
  • Experienced and professional trainers


1-2- Job Scope for CISCO Certified professionals

  • Network Engineer.
  • Network Administrator.
  • Sr. Network Engineer.
  • Information Technology (IT) Manager.
  • Systems Administrator.
  • Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)
  • Information Technology (IT) Director
  • IOT Experts


2- YUC ORACLE Academy Partner

Oracle Academy advances computer science education globally to increase knowledge, skills development, innovation and diversity in technology fields supporting more than 3.1 million students in 110 countries, from Big Data to cloud computing–including database, SQL, and Java.

Our Institutional Membership offers us access to exclusive member benefits and resources to benefit our students, faculty and participants. We help our student’s college-and career-ready with industry-relevant knowledge and skills.

We offer Certification Courses such as:

  • Java Foundation (online courses)
  • Oracle Certified Professional (OCA,OCP) Certification
  • Database Design and Programming with PL/SQL
  • Database Design and Programming with SQL
  • Database Foundations
  • Java Foundations
  • Java Fundamentals
  • Java Programming

2-1- Benefits of YUC ORACLE Academy

  • Database Course Curriculum
  • Access to Teacher / Student Oracle Academy Application Express Workspaces
  • Oracle Applications Software Program 
  • Use of Materials for Classroom
  • Access to NetSuite 
  • 50% Discounts on Oracle Press eBooks
  • 50% Discount on Oracle University Training
  • 25% Discounted Oracle Certification Exam
  • 50% Discounts on Select Oracle Certification Practice Exams


2-2- Job Scope for ORACLE Certified professionals:


  • Database Administrator
  • Oracle Certified Associate
  • Junior Oracle Database Administrator
  • SQL Database Administrator
  • Oracle Database Administrator
  • Oracle Application Database Administrator
  • Database Developer
  • Oracle Applications DBA


3- YUC COMPTIA Academy Partner

CompTIA’s Academy Partner Program provides valuable tools and resources to assist colleges in recruiting, training, certifying and upgrading the skills of their students in IT. CompTIA’s Academy program is designed to help colleges to promote certification and enhance student career opportunities.

CompTIA is an international, vendor-neutral certification recognized by major hardware and software vendors, distributors and resellers. CompTIA  confirms a technician's ability to perform tasks such as installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance and basic networking.

YUC with its partnership with CompTIA offers various courses covering domains such as security, safety and environmental issues,communication and professionalism.

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Security +
  • CompTIA Network +

3-1- Benefits of YUC CompTIA Academy:

      i) Financial Benefits

  • Discounts on exam vouchers, CertMaster, CyberSecure, and content
  • Complimentary instructor exam vouchers

ii) Certification Testing

  • Become a PearsonVue testing center
  • Purchase academy-priced exam vouchers for students
  • Your students with valid .edu emails may purchase academy-priced exam vouchers directly
  • Track your students’ testing results using voucher identification numbers

iii) Instructional Resources

  • Certification exam objectives
  • CompTIA-approved learning materials
  • Certification roadmap
  • Posters and visual aids
  • CompTIA-hosted webinars

iv) Access to the IT community

  • Events and conferences
  • CompTIA Instructor Network

3-2- Job Scope for CompTIA Certified professionals


  • IT Support Technician
  • IT Support Administrator
  • Network Support Specialist
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Analyst
  • Computer Technician
  • Security Architect
  • Security Engineer
  • Security Consultant Security or Systems Administrator


4- About Pearson VUE Academy

Pearson VUE the world’s learning company, with expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services powered by technology. Pearson VUE computer-based assessment services. Pearson is a global leader in electronic testing for information technology, academic, government and professional clients, providing a full suite of services from test development to data management.

4-1- Aim of Academy

Pearson at YUC Male Centre has a mission to serve and help the community to make progress in their lives through learning, because we believe that learning opens up opportunities, creating fulfilling careers and better lives.

4-2- Benefits of Academy

Pearson at YUC Male campus is the only testing Centre in Yanbu Alsinayah, Yanbu Al Bahar, Umluj, Bader, and surroundings.  It's closet to the industry and many hospitals in the region. Students at RCYCI are also the direct legatees of Pearson VUE YUC.