Bachelors of Information Technology

This programme provides an avenue to those already engaged in the IT-sector without formal degree qualifications in IT to join the BITE Degree Programme through either direct or diploma schemes. It provides firm foundation in avenues related to computer networks, data management, systems and mobile application development among others. Bachelor of Information Technology Degree Programme is open to all prospective students and designed to enable its prospective students to undertake training in Information Technology (IT).

Year of Study Semester Course Code Course Name
Year One Semester One BITE 1101 Fundamentals of Information Technology
    BBC 1100 Business Communication Skills
    BCS 1101 Computer Fundamentals & Applications
    BITE 1102 Network Fundamentals
    BITE 1103 Programming Principles
    BBC 1101 Principles Of Management
Year One Semester Two BITE 1203 Research Methodology
    BITE 1201 Website Development
    BITE 1202 Principles Of Database Systems
    BITE 1204 Introduction to Web Systems And Technologies
    BITE 1205 Foundations of Information Systems
    BITE 1206 Business Communication and Report Writing
Year One Recess Term Recess Term Recess Term
    BITE 1301 IT Practical Skills Development
    BITE 1302 Individuals Project 1
    BITE 1303 Professional Laws And Ethics
Year Two Semester One(4 Core courses & ! Elective) BITE 2101 Database Management Systems
    BBC 2105 Entrepreneurship & Business
    BITE 2107 Advanced programming
    BITE 2102 Systems Administration and Maintenance
Electives: (1 Elective Course) BITE 2103 Electronic Commerce
    BCS 2106 Computer Graphics
Year Two Semester Two(4 Core courses & 1 Elective) BITE 2101 Computer Networks & Data Communication
    BITE @@03 System Analysis & Design
    BITE 2201 Advanced information Technology
    BITE 2206 Internet Programming & Technologies
  Elective(1 Elective Course) BITE 2205 Marketing in the IT sector
    BCS 2201 Operating System
    BCS 2204 Electronic Media & multiMedia Systems
Year One Recess Term Recess Term Recess Term
    BITE 2301 Industrial Training
Year Three Semester One BITE 3101 Software Engineering for Internet Applications
    BITE 3103 Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing
    BITE 3104 Intergrative Programming and Technologies
    BITE 3105 Individual Project 2
[1 Elective]   BITE 3106 Systems Programming
    BCS 2205 Advanced Web Systems and Technologies
Year Three Semester Two BITE 3201 Mobile networks and Computing
    BITE 3204 Information Assurance & security
    BITE 3204 BITE Research Project
Electives: (1 Elective Course) BITE 3205 Human Computer Interaction
    BITE 3202 Systems Architecture
    BITE 3206 Enterprise Network Management

Programme Objectives

The majority will take up administrative positions in Information and Communication Technology (computing and ICT-based) sectors, and other positions such as Software Developers, Web-Programmers, Systems & Network Administrators, Information Technology Planners, Systems Analysts, IT Project Managers, Information Systems Specialists and IT Lecturers.

Direct Entry: A candidate must have five (5) passes at O'Level or its equivalent and 2 principal passes at A'Level obtained at the same sitting or its equivalent

Mature Age Entry: Applicants shall sit for Mature Age Entry scheme examination of those insititutions Mandated by NHCE to conduct those exams.(Makerere University, Kyambogo,IUIU and Gulu University).

Diploma Holders: A candidate shall be admitted to the program if she/he has a relevant diploma award from a recognized institution of higher learning.

Fees/Semester (UGX) Years of Study
1,280,000 3

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P.O Box 10923 Kampala Uganda
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Duhaga Playgrounds
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