Course Details

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) offered by HELP University is a three year course and is designed to equip students with skills and attributes required to be effective and efficient information technology professionals.

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) course has a core of Information Technology (IT) subjects complemented with a selection from a wide range of subjects that includes the latest advances in IT skills, concepts and applications (eg object oriented analysis and design, multimedia, networking, data communications and internet publishing).

We put a premium on instilling students with the expertise and skills to take on the new challenge of a career in IT. Graduates may find employment as computing professionals in both the commercial and technical sectors of the computing industry. Employers might be in manufacturing, commerce, small businesses, financial enterprises, public utilities, education or welfare.

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

Year 2

5 Compulsory Subjects
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
  • User Experience Design
  • IT and Entrepreneurship
  • Programming in JAVA II
  • Software Engineering Principles
Elective Subjects (choose 3)
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Object-Oriented Programming in C++
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Introduction to Computer Systems Engineering
  • Advanced Database Systems
  • Web Programming
  • Web Development with JAVA
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computer Forensics
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)

Year 3

6 Compulsory Subjects
  • IT Project Management
  • IT Management, Ethics and Security
  • Final Year Project I
  • Final Year Project II
  • Business Development Project
  • Industrial Internship

Elective Subjects (choose 2)

  • Web Technologies
  • Wireless Networking
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Issues in Strategic Information Management
  • Data Warehouse
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 3)
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 3)
  • 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%
    AND
  • A credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or equivalent
    OR
  • 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.

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International