Bachelor Degree in Information Technology (BIT)

  • FeeTZS 1,500,000
  • LevelBachelor Degree
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Starting DateOctober, 2023


The Bachelor of Information Technology degree equips you with the skills to make a living as you solve, support, troubleshoot and design, everything from web sites to applications to programming networks, in organizations ranging from business and government to schools, healthcare and more.

You will gain a combination of knowledge and practical expertise to influence an organisation’s technology infrastructure and the clients who use IT

What you'll study
Semester I

  • Business Communication
  • Business Computer Applications
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Database Systems Development
  • Digital Logic & Computer Organization
  • Foundations of Analysis
Semester II

  • Computer Networking
  • Development Studies
  • Computer Graphics Design
  • Principles of Programming
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Database Implementation & Management
Semester I

  • Business Law
  • Data Routing and Switching
  • Management Information Systems
  • Research Methodology
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Web Design
Semester II

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Security
  • Internet Programming & Applications
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Supporting Personal Computers
  • Wireless Communication
  • Industrial Practical Training
Semester I

  • IT Project Management
  • Open Source Software Development
  • Social and Ethical Issues in Computing
  • Data Mining
  • Network Management & Administration
  • Information System Auditing
Semester II

  • Cybercrimes and Computer Law
  • E-Commerce and Technology
  • Business Information System
  • Re-engineering
  • Information System Management
  • Programming for Mobile Device
  • Individual Project
Entry Requirements

Form Six (VI)

  1. Two principal passes in the following subjects: History, Geography, Kiswahili, English Language, French, Arabic, Fine Art, Economics, Commerce, Accountancy, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Advanced Mathematics,Agriculture, Computer Science or Nutrition.
  2. If one of the principal passes is not in Advanced Mathematics an applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass or a minimum of “D”grade in Mathematics at O-Level.
  3. The two principal passes MUST make an aggregate of 4.0 points as a minimum or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.


  1. Lower Second Class Diploma with a GPA of 3.0 in Computer Science or Information Technology AND 4 passes at O level or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.