Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) in Software Systems Development

Programme Overview:

This programme produces and equips graduates with in-depth knowledge and skills that are essential to work as professionals in the software systems development and computer networking sectors. In addition to fundamentals of computing, topics of specialisation covered are Introduction to Computer Security, Web Application Development, Software Engineering, Integrative Programming, Software Project Management, Object-Oriented Programming, Human Computer Interaction, Computer Networks and Advanced Computer Networks. Students graduating from this programme will be capable of developing software systems in various platforms to fulfill the needs and requirements from organisations using appropriate software engineering methodologies and software project management techniques. In addition, students will also be able to design, configure, set up and maintain computer networks in organisations.

Electives courses like Internet of Things, Agile Software Development, Visual Programming, Digital Multimedia, Blockchain Application Development, Cloud Computing, Systems Administration, Mobile Application Development, Advanced Database Management and Software Quality Assurance and Testing will be offered to students undergoing this programme.

Students will have an opportunity to work with the industry through their 6 months of industrial training and carry out real-life projects in software systems development, network communications or database management. All such training will add value to their qualification and increase their employment opportunities.


3 years

  • Year 1 Intake: January (KL); June (KL, PG, PK, JH, PH, SB); November (KL, PK, PH)
  • Year 2 Intake: June (KL, PG, PK, JH, PH, SB); November (KL)
Academic Progression:

Entry Requirements:

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Programme Outline:
  • IT Fundamentals
  • Web Design and Development
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Integrative Programming
  • Fundamentals of Computer Networks
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Web Application Development
  • Computer Networks
  • Advanced Computer Networks
  • Software Project Management
  • Problem Solving and Programming
  • Introduction to Computer Security
  • Database Management
  • Computer Organisation and Architecture
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Research Methods
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Social and Professional Issues
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Project I
  • Project II
  • Industrial Training (6 months)
Electives (Choose 3):
  • Agile Software Development
  • Digital Multimedia
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Blockchain Application Development
  • Systems Administration
  • Visual Programming
  • Cloud Computing
  • Advanced Database Management
  • Software Quality Assurance and Testing
  • Internet of Things
Free Module Electives (Choose 1)
  • Music Appreciation
  • Principles of Accounting
Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

English for Tertiary Studies, Falsafah dan Isu Semasa, Academic English, Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban, English for Career Preparation, Entrepreneurship, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Co-curricular

Career Prospects:
  • Programmers
  • Web Developers
  • Multimedia Developers
  • Mobile Application Developers
  • Systems Analysts
  • Software Engineers
  • Database Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • IT Consultants
  • IT Managers
  • IoT Developers
Fees & Financial Aids

Estimated Total Fees : RM 34,600 (Malaysian Student), RM60,400 (International Student)

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%

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Merit Scholarship

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Other Scholarship

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Financial Aid

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