BSc (Hons) in Information Technology Specializing in Information Technology

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Required results - A/L Passes in three subjects (in any subject stream) at the G.C.E. (Advanced Level) Examination (Sri Lanka / London) in one
Required results - O/L -

A pass at the Aptitude Test conducted by SLIIT

February Intake
June Intake
September Intake

Time Duration Four years full-time program
Lecture dates and time -
Qualification from (University/ Taff) SLIIT - Sri Lankan Institute of Information Technology
Fees informations -
Fees - Annually -
Fees - Per Semester Rs 175,000 ( + Taxes)
Fees - Per Month -
Fees - Per Subject -
Locations Colombo Matara Kandy Kurunegala Malabe

Year 1 - Semester 1
Introduction to Programming
Introduction to Computer Systems
Mathematics for Computing
Communication Skills

Year 1 - Semester 2
Object-Oriented Concepts
Software Process Modeling
English for Academic Purposes
Information Systems and Data Modeling
Internet and Web Technologies

Year 2 - Semester 1
Software Engineering
Object-Oriented Programming
Database Management Systems
Computer Networks
Operating Systems and System Administration

Year 2 - Semester 2
Mobile Application Development
Data Structures and Algorithms
IT Project
Professional Skills
Employability Skills Development –Seminar
Probability and Statistics

Year 3
Network Design and Management
Distributed Systems
Programming Applications & Frameworks
IT Project Management
Employability Skills Development - Seminar (Non-GPA)
Human-Computer Interaction
Information Assurance & Security
Data Science & Analytics
Business Management for IT
Industry Placement (Non-GPA)

Year 4 (Compulsory)
Research Project
Modern Topics in IT
Preparation for the Professional World (Non-GPA)

Year 4 (Electives - Students must select three from the following)
Internet of Things
Database Administration
Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship
Machine Learning
Cloud Computing
Software Quality Assurance
Computer Systems and Network Administration
Knowledge Management
Deep Learning
Parallel Computing
Enterprise Standards for Information Systems
Information Assurance and Auditing
Robotics and Intelligent Systems

Award BSc (Hons) in Information Technology Specializing in Information Technology
Double Major Options -
Career paths Application Engineer

Software Engineer

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Web Developer

IT Educationist

Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer

System and Database Administrator

Data Scientist

Network Engineer

Information Technology Manager

SLIIT- Sri Lankan Institute of Information Technology
Academic centers SLIIT - Sri Lankan Institute of Information Technology
Pathway Options End of 2nd year: Higher Diploma in Information Technology End of 4th year: BSc Honours degree in Information Technology in the respective specialisation Students have the option of exiting a course, should they be faced with restrictive circumstances. Whilst they can rejoin at a later date, such requirements are subject to relevant registration procedures and approval by SLIIT.