Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)

JPT/BPP(R3/0611/6/0206) 08/28, (MQA/A9104)
Duration of Study
3 Years
9 Semesters
Intake Period

This programme provides you with a balance of technical and creative thinking courses, focusing on the application of Information Technology (IT) as it is used in the real world. It is designed to enable you to effectively deal with IT components that have become an integral part of today’s increasingly complex business environment. This programme stresses on skills development in the technical areas of computer hardware and software architecture, including the design of technological information and computing systems, as solutions to business support needs. Upon graduation, you will be accomplished in the requirements of IT design and development strategies and be well prepared to face the constraints and technological challenges which face most organizations.

Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)

Entry Requirements


A pass with a minimum Grade C 2.00) in any TWO (2) subjects AND a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent

A-Level A pass with a minimum Grade D in any two (2) subjects and pass in Mathematics and English at SPM level
UEC 5B’s including Mathematics
Foundation / Matriculation A Pass with a minimum CGPA 2.00 and credit in SPM Mathematics or its equivalent
Diploma in Computing fields (Level 4, MQF) or equivalent A pass with a minimum CGPA 2.50 and credit in SPM Mathematics
Diploma in Non-Computing fields (Level 4, MQF) or equivalent A pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM) / Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) / Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM) in Computing fields A pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 subjected to HEP Senate / Academic Board’s approval


English Language Requirements* (for international student)

MUET 3.5
TOEFL 7.5 (Ess Online) / 40 (iBT)
Pearson 47
Linguaskill OL 154
ELS 107

*International students with qualifications from educational systems where English language is the main medium of instruction are exempted from this requirement.

International students who do not fulfil the English Language Requirements may join the Intensive English Programme at Nilai University which builds their skills in the language and prepares them for the IELTS examination.

Programme Module


  • Understanding Computing

Common Core and Discipline Core

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Big Data Analytics
  • C Programming
  • Computer Architecture and Organisation
  • Data Communications and Networking
  • Database Systems
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Dynamic Web Programming
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Internet of Things
  • Introduction to Object Oriented Programming
  • Information Assurance Security
  • IoT Smart Application Development
  • Network Construction and Administration
  • Object Oriented Software Development
  • Operating Systems Principles
  • Routing and Switching
  • Software Design and Architecture
  • Software Modelling and Analysis
  • Software Project Management
  • Software Security
  • Statistics
  • Systems Programming
  • Web Development
  • Wireless and Mobile Technology


  • Final Year Project I
  • Final Year Project II

Industrial Training

  • Internship

Mata Pelajaran Umum / University Courses

Malay Language (Only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)

Programme Pathway

computing pathway

Career Prospects

Here are some career options to choose from after you’ve graduated in computing or IT:

  • Software Engineer
  • Web Developer
  • Cybersecurity Analyst
  • Database Analyst
  • Java Programmer
  • Network Engineer
  • Database Administrator
  • Software Developer
  • Quality Engineer
  • System Analyst


Nilai University offers scholarships for students from various backgrounds, with the goal of helping students grow to be well-rounded and ambitious individuals and allowing them to reach their goals through quality education. We achieve this by combining academic excellence with a growth mindset for life-long learning.