Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons.) Information Systems new-icon

Faculty of Computing and Informatics (FCI)

(R2/481/6/0388) 06/24 (A5216)

In this information-driven 21st century, computerized information systems are playing key roles to the success of organizations. Hence, there is an increasing demand for information systems graduates that are capable to design, develop and implement effective digital solutions to meet the needs for information and decision support of organizations.

This three-year programme prepares students with a strong foundation in information systems applications development as well as current and emerging technologies related to information systems. The knowledge and skills are essential not only in using information systems effectively, but also to contribute significantly in planning, design, implement and maintain information systems solutions for critical business problems. Graduates of this programme will take leading roles in shaping our information-driven future.


      1. Pass Foundation / Matriculation studies with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 from a recognised institution and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent*; OR
      2. Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.00) in any 2 subjects a AND a Credit in Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
      3. Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade D in any 2 subjects AND a Credit in Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
      4. Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and English; OR
      5. A pass in STAM with a minimum grade of Jayyid in any TWO (2) subjects (including a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent); OR
      6. Diploma in Computing or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50. Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but more than 2.00 may be admitted subject to a thorough internal evaluation process; OR
      7. Any other Diploma in Science and Technology with a minimum CGPA of 2.75. Candidates with CGPA below 2.75 but more than 2.00 may be admitted subject to a thorough internal evaluation process; OR
      8. Pass DKM /DLKM/DVM in Computing fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 subjected to HEP Senate / Academic Board’s approval. Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but more than 2.00 must have at least two (2) years of work experience subject to a thorough internal evaluation process**;

* Candidates without a Credit in Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent may be admitted if
the qualification contains subjects in Mathematics and the achievement is higher or equivalent to the requirement of the subject at SPM Level or its equivalent.

** DKM/DLKM/DVM candidates may be required to undergo Bridging Programme as an additional requirement.

    • Programme Structure
      • Core
        • Year 1
          • Introduction to Discrete Mathematics and Linear Algebra
            Calculus and Statistics Fundamental
            Programming Fundamentals
            Professional Development
            Object Oriented Programming and Data Structures
            Computer Architecture and Organization
            Database Fundamentals
            Fundamentals of Digital Competence for Programmers
            Integrity and Leadership
            Character Building
            Sustainable Society
        • Year 2
          • Software Engineering Fundamentals
            Operating Systems
            Computer Networks
            Object Oriented Analysis & Design
            IT Project Management
            Information Systems Planning and Development
            Web Application Development
            Advanced Database
            Industrial Training
        • Year 3
          • System Administration
            Enterprise Application Integration
            Enterprise Information Systems
            Cybersecurity Theory and Practice
            Final Year Project
            Elective 1
            Elective 2
            Elective 3
            Elective 4
      • Elective Modules
        • Four (4) subjects should be taken from the following:
          Consumer Trends
          Creativity and Innovation
          Becoming A Leader
          Corporate Training
          Professional Image and Etiquette
          Corporate Communication
          Corporate Strategy
          Design Thinking for Strategic Communication
          Social Media Strategies
          Film Appreciation
          Basic Filmmaking
          Suspenseful Filmmaking
          Fundamental of Wireless Communications
          Communications Networks
          Radio Network Planning Towards 5G
          Internet & Mobile Application
          Media Anthropology
          Media Law
          Project Management
          Motion Capture
          Information Visualization
          Visual & Corporate Identity
          Accounting for Decision Making
          Personal Finance
          Fundamentals of Marketing
          Digital Transformation Strategy
          Digital Transformation Technologies
          Ergonomics and Human Factor
          Machine Vision
          IoT Design and Interfacing
          Radio Network Planning Towards 5G
          Digital Busine
          Business Information Systems
          Data Analytics for Businesses
          Cyber Security
          Understanding Management
          Fundamentals of Marketing
          Financial Management
          Data Analytics for Businesses
          Business Risk Management
          Consumer law
          Labour Law
          Law and Economics
          Environmental Law
          Law of Banking
      • University Subjects
        • U2 – Bahasa Kebangsaan A or Foreign Language Beginners
          U1 – Falsafah dan Isu Semasa (Local & International)
          U4 – Co-Curriculum
          U1 – Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban (Local) or BM Komunikasi II (International)
    • Career Prospects
      • Career Prospects: Application Developer, Database Administrator, Business Analyst, IT Consultant, Information Systems Manager.