Information Technology


Bachelor of Information Technology


The Programme

The Bachelor of Information Technology is focused on the three pillars of data, code, and people. Students will benefit from the program that allows them to undertake a core set of courses, as well as the opportunity to specialize in any of these interconnected areas. Working across these three areas, students will graduate as creative technologists, able to apply technical expertise to complex human problems. Unique to this program is a project-based studio stream where the student will apply cumulative knowledge to the design and development of novel technologies. A studio is a place where students drive their own learning. Students are expected to be active learners who take a hands-on approach to work in teams to develop ideas. The Bachelor of Information Technology will not only equip you with the design and technical skills you need but also the teamwork and communication skills that are essential in today’s job market.
Duration : 4 Years

Entry : February / June / September

Location : First year - SLIIT Sri Lanka Last 2 years - Queensland, Australia

Examinations : Weekdays / Weekend

Career Opportunities

  • Experience designer
  • Software developer
  • Cyber security specialist
  • System architect
  • Software engineer
  • IT application specialist
  • Product designer
  • Data governance manager

Entry Requirements

Passes in three subjects (in any subject stream) at the G.C.E. Advanced Level Examination (Sri Lanka / London) in one and the same sitting, and a pass at the Aptitude Test conducted by SLIIT.

* conditions apply

Code Module Credit
Orientation Program
MA0014 Foundational Mathematics 1
Semester 1
IT1010 Introduction to Programming 04
IT1020 Introduction to Computer Systems 04
IT1030 Mathematics for Computing 04
IT1050 Object Oriented Concepts 04
IT1060 Software Process Modelling 04
Semester 2
IT1090 Information Systems and Data Modelling 04
IT1100 Internet and Web Technologies 04
IT2020 Software Engineering 04
IT2030 Object Oriented Programming 04
IT2040 Base 04
* Electives to be chosen with the prior approval of the Academic Department

Course Fee

The fee is presently USD 1,486 per semester. Fees for any subsequent semester should be paid prior to the commencement of each semester. This all-inclusive fee is charged to cover lectures, tutorials and examinations and access to computer laboratory facilities and library.

To make the payment, please credit the fees to Account No. 1630552 at the Bank of Ceylon, in favour of the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology. payments can be made at the Bank of Ceylon Kollupitiya Branch, located on the first floor of the BoC Merchant Tower Building, or at any branch of the Bank of Ceylon. Alternatively, you can also credit the fees to Account No. 00 399 0000033 at any branch of Sampath Bank.

Normally, fees paid will not be refunded. However, requests for refund of fees may be considered if made before expiry of one week from the date of commencement of lectures for each semester. The date of commencement of lectures for the new applicants will be the date of commencement of lectures of the Orientation Programme. The refund, if made will be subject to a deduction of ten percent of the fee paid.
20% scholarships are available. Terms and conditions apply.