Undergraduate Degree

Bachelor of Science (Information Technology)

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need for a successful career in the rapidly evolving information and communications technology industry.

In your first year, you will develop your programming skills and study the fundamental theoretical knowledge of computing. Topics include C++, Java, Linux and object-oriented programming.

From your second year, you will specialise in the Information Technology stream.

In this stream, you will learn the technological and applied aspects of computing, with less emphasis on theory. You will study system programming, software design and engineering, networking (including the internet and the web), artificial intelligence for decision support and graphics.

Course Structure

– Fundamental Concepts of Data Security
– Fundamentals of Programming
– Integrating Indigenous Science and STEM
– Introduction to Software Engineering
– Computer Systems
– Data Structures and Algorithms
– Linear Algebra 1
– Unix and C Programming
– Computer Systems
– Mobile Cloud Computing
– Operating Systems
– Unix Systems Programming
– Computing Topics
– Database Systems
– Distributed Networks
– Human Computer Interface
– Capstone Computing Project 1
– Advanced Computer Communications
– Engineering Management
– Capstone Computing Project 2
– Electives

Credit for previous study

Credit for recognised learning is considered on an individual basis


Total tuition fees for Bachelor of Information Technology:
AED 170,100 or USD46,603

(Inclusive of VAT)

Course Duration

The Bachelor of Science – Information Technology is a 3 year program when taken in a standard semester model as a full time student and 6 years when taken part-time on the semester model.

Career Opportunities

Below are some career options after studying this course:

Game Developer
Information Technology Administrator
Analyst (Information Technology)
Programmer (Information Technology)
Information Technology Support Technician
Algorithm designer
Software developer
Web applications developer

Location Curtin Dubai campus
Study method On-campus
Study mode Full-time
Intake January | September
Duration 3 years full-time


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