BSc (Hons) in Information Technology Specializing in Software Engineering

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

A pass at the Aptitude test conducted by SLIIT along with passes for all modules up to the 2nd year and a GPA of over 2.7 are eligible to join this specialization.

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 First year : Rs 175,000 ( + Taxes ) , The final three years: Rs. 200,000 ( + Taxes )
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Fees - Per Subject -
Locations Colombo Malabe Kandy Kurunegala Matara

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
Software Engineering Process & Quality Management
Distributed Systems
Software Architecture
Application Frameworks
Employability Skills Development – Seminar (Non- GPA)
User Experience Engineering
Database Systems
Case Studies in Software Engineering
Software Project Management
Industry Placement (Non-GPA)

Year 4 (Compulsory)
Research Project
Preparation for the Professional World (Non-GPA)
Current Trends in Software Engineering
Secure Software Development

Year 4 (Electives - Students must select two from the following)
Image Understanding & Processing
Machine Learning
Enterprise Application Development
Mobile Application Design & Development
Deep Learning
Parallel Computing
Robotics and Intelligent Systems

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

Business Analyst

Full Stack Developer

UX Engineers

Software Architect

Project Manager

Business Analytics

Android developer

IOS Developers

Systems Analytics

Business Analytics

Information Security Analyst

Project Manager

Software Quality Assurance

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.