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Department of Computing

BSc ( Honours ) in Information Technology

BSc Hons (IT)Degree Program of Saegis Campus has been designed in accordance with ACM/IEEE international guidelines for Information Technology curricula. This degree program would provide the students with the substantial knowledge and understanding of the concepts of information systems, programming, computer operating systems and database. They would also be able to gain the knowledge and the practice in the fields of mathematics, computer network security, web developing technology. The industrial training included in the 06thsemester would expose the students to the real-world scenarios and provide them hands on experience in the industry to make them ready to face the challenges that they would meet in future. Through this course the students would be groomed to carry out research in their respective areas of interest (subject related) which would be essential for a highly successful and innovative career.

Why follow a BSc Honours in Information Technology at Saegis?

  • Approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and Cultural Affairs
  • Most Qualified and Experienced lecture panel
  • Professional Project guidance provided throughout Industry Experts / Academics
  • Convenient location with campus environment.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
  • Nationally recognized ICT Qualifications
  • Easy payment scheme

Career Opportunities

  • Application Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Web Developer
  • IT Educationist
  • Development Operations (DevOps) Engineer
  • System and Database Administrator
  • Data Scientist
  • Information Technology Manager
  • Programming and Software Development
  • IT Support & Consultancy
  • Internet and e-commerce applications Design and
  •  Network Security Engineer
  • Information Assurance Engineer

Entry Requirements

Passes in three (03) subjects (in Physical Science Stream or any three subjects with Mathematics and Physics)) at the GCE A/L Examination (Sri Lanka or London) in one and the same sitting but not exceeding three sittings.


Passes in three (03) subjects (in any subject stream) at the GCE A/L Examination (Sri Lanka or  London)  in  one  and  the  same  sitting  but  not  exceeding  three  sittings  and  passing  of  the Bridging Programme for Computing Discipline stated under the Non State Higher Education Circular  No.  02/2019  issued  by  the Ministry  of  Higher  Education 



3 years



Study Mode

Full Time



Semester 1

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Fundamentals of Mathematics
  • Computer Architecture and Organization
  • Databases Management Systems
  • Office Automation and Productivity Tools
  • English
  • Leadership

    Semester 2

  • Operating Systems
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Data Communication and Networks
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Group Project in Programming
  • Scientific Communication
  • Managing People and

Semester 3

  • Object Oriented Analysis and
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Business Analytics
  •  Web Technologies
  • Advanced Databases
  • Advanced Mathematics
  • Information Technology

     Semester 4

  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Graphics and Visual Computing
  • Service Oriented Web
  • E-Commerce
  • Group Project in Software
  • Software Project Management
  • Software Quality Assurance
  • Programming Frameworks

  Semester 5

  •  Computer and Network Security
  • Enterprise Modelling and Architectures
  • Professional Practices in Computing
  • Research Methodology
  • Wireless and Mobile Computing
  • Agile System Developments
  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 
  • Bioinformatics
  • Data Mining and Warehousing
  • Business Intelligence 
  • Information Security and Risk Management
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Computational Thinking and Problem Solving

    Semester 6

  •  Industrial Training

  Semester 7

  • Big Data Analytics
  • Green IT
  • Crypto Currency and Blockchain Technologies
  • Secure Programming
  • Research Project (Year-long)
  • Robotics
  • Semantic Web and Ontological Modelling
  • Business Process Management
  • Systems and Network Administration
  • Database Administration

    Semester 8

  • Cyber Security
  • Parallel and Distributed Computing
  • Cloud Computing and IOT
  • Emerging Trends in Computing
  • Enterprise Computing
  • Information Technology Management
  • Digital Forensics
  • Game Development
  • Entrepreneurship

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