Course Details

The BIT (Hons) Mobile Computing offered by HELP University is a three year course that prepares students for a career in the mobile telecommunication industries. The program will equip students with the capabilities and versatility of mobile technologies, and trends in mobile business and user applications.

Recognising the demand for new rapidly evolving areas of IT such as mobile technology, we have established the Center for Mobile Technology to streamline the adoption of the laest technologies into our curriculum. We put a high premium on instilling students with the expertise and skills to take on the new challenges of a career in IT and Mobile Computing. Graduates may find employment as computing professionals in both the commercial and technical sectors of the computing and mobile communications technology industries. Employers might be in manufacturing, commerce, small businesses, financial enterprises, public utilities or education.

7 Compulsory Subjects
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Database Systems
  • Introduction to Data Communications
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Internet Services
  • Programming in JAVA I
  • Discrete Mathematics
 Elective Subjects (choose 2)
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Application of Mathematics in IT
  • Multimedia Systems

Year 2

4 Compulsory Subjects

  • Mobile Communications
  • Introduction to Mobile Apps
  • Programming in JAVA II
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
Elective Subjects (choose 4)
  • Software Engineering Principles
  • Computer Networks
  • Object-Oriented Programming in C++
  • User Experience Design
  • Introduction to Computer Systems Engineering
  • IT and Entrepreneurship
  • Web Programming
  • Web Development with JAVA
  • Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Computer Forensics
  • Cloud Computing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Digital Communications
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)

Year 3

7 Compulsory Subjects

  • Mobile Technology Mini Project
  • IT Project Management
  • Final Year Project I
  • Final Year Project II
  • Business Plan Development
  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Industrial Internship
Elective Subjects (choose 1)
  • Mobile Game Development
  • Wireless and Mobile Networks
  • IT Ethics and Security

Any one of the following:

  • HELP Foundation in Arts/ Foundation in Science
  • Recognized Matriculation or Foundation with CGPA 2.0
  • 2 STPM Grade C
  • 2 A-Level passes
  • 5 Bs in Senior Middle 3 (UEC) (including Mathematics)
  • 5 CPU passes with a minimum average of 50%
  • 5 SAM/TEE examination passes with a university aggregate of 50%


  • A credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or equivalent


  • A Diploma in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and a credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or its equivalent.

Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but above 2.00 with a credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process

  • Any other Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, AND a credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or equivalent
  • Equivalent qualification

Note: ** A credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent is required for the Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Games and Interactive Media.

Intake Date:

January, April*, May, August, October*

* This intake is only applicable for those entering the program without being granted any exemption.