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Bachelor of Science Information Technology (Hons)

Offered by: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)
Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration7 Sem
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees660/Sem
FacultySchool of Computing
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyComputing & IT
Stream RequirementsArts/Science Stream
Additional NotesUPU Code (for reference): CK13
Course Description

The aim of this programme is to produce graduates with the competitive knowledge, principles and skills in term of theoretical and practical foundation for designing, implementing and managing information technology solutions and resources and also recognizing the impact of technology on individuals, organization and society.

Entry Requirements

The general academic requirements for admission into undergraduate degree programmes of UUM is as follows:

  • Candidates obtained a Matriculation Certificate from Ministry of Education Malaysia (Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia); OR
  • Three (3) principal passes in the STPM examination with at least Grade C in General Paper and Grade C in two other subjects obtained at one sitting; OR
  • Diploma from institutions recognised by the Government of Malaysia and the Senate of the University; OR
  • Pass Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) examination with at least Jayyid; OR
  • At least three (3) principal passes in the General Certificate of Education 'Advanced Level' (GCE) 'A' Level Examination (UK Educational System) obtained at one sitting; OR
  • Any other qualifications that are recognised by the Senate of the University as equivalent to the above; AND
  • Applicants are required to take the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) before applying for our undergraduate programmes.

Language Requirement
English and Bahasa Malaysia are the two primary languages used for instruction in the University, depending on the specific programme of study.

Applicants wishing to pursue their studies in programmes with English as a medium of instruction must present a score of 550 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or 5.5 points in the test administered by the International English Language Testing Service (IELTS).

Applicants who are unable to submit satisfactory results in any of the above tests may take up language proficiency courses at the University to fulfil the admission requirements.

Other Requirements
English and Bahasa Malaysia are the two primary languages used for instruction in the University, depending on the specific programme of study.

Applicants wishing to pursue their studies in programmes with English as a medium of instruction must present a score of 550 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or 5.5 points in the test administered by the International English Language Testing Service (IELTS).

Applicants who are unable to submit satisfactory results in any of the above tests may take up language proficiency courses at the University to fulfil the admission requirements.

Career Prospects

Graduates can work as programmer analysts, systems analysts, systems integrators, MIS specialists, database administrators, management consultants, software engineers, systems analysts, project managers, software programmers, IT consultants, Knowledge Technologists, IT Technical Analysts, Data Managers in addition to software engineers, programmers and project managers and etc.

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


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