Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)

Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)

4 years

The Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) program of HELP University spans 4 years and is divided into 8 semesters. The foreign-affiliated program is only taught by Mid-Valley International College. 

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) degree comprises a core of Information Technology (IT) disciplines that are supported by a choice of a broad range of subjects that cover the most recent developments in IT skills, concepts, and applications (eg object-oriented analysis and design, multimedia, networking, data communications, and internet publishing). It is intended to give students a firm foundation in information technology principles and practices, as well as the abilities and know-how required to create, put into practice, and manage IT systems.

Students in BIT programs often take courses in subjects including database design, software engineering, computer systems and networks, database programming, and data structures. They might also get the chance to focus on things like data analytics, mobile computing, or cybersecurity.

Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) Objectives

  • The course is designed to position the students to help drive the IT Industry to higher levels of innovation and success,
  • Introduce an innovative series of final-year projects and internship programs that not only offer students valuable work experience but also provide specific knowledge and specialized skills for the industry,
  • With the inclusion of soft skills & non-credit courses, the curriculum prepares students sufficiently succeed in the increasingly global marketplace and in our complex and ever-changing society,
  • Semester system to ensure sufficient academic rigor and industry exposure.


Eligibility for Admission

Minimum average score of 50% in 10+2 or equivalent examinations.

Please refer to the following for entry requirements by using A-Levels Results:


Assessment Criteria

Throughout the program students are accessed continuously through class quiz, exams, assignments, case studies and group or individual projects .

Job Prospects

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) program opens up many career opportunities for students. Students can easily pursue a career in the following sectors & functions:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Networks and systems
  • Software development
  • Computer support
  • Data
  • Cloud computing

Curricular Structure

Semester I

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Front-End Web Development
  • Introduction to Database Systems
  • Introduction to Programming

Semester II

  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Data Communications and Networking

Semester III

  • Analytics for Decision Making
  • Internet of Things
  • System Architecture and Design
  • Advanced OO Programming

Semester IV

  • User Experience Design
  • Software Engineering Principles
  • Technopreurship & Innovation
  • Object Oriented Programming in C++

Semester V

  • IT Project Management
  • Computer Ethics and Cyber Security
  • Web Programming
  • Communication and Leadership Skills
  • A* Gen Careers in Malaysia & Beyond

Semester VI

  • Final Year Project I
  • Web Technologies
  • Multimedia Systems
  • Introduction to Mobile Apps

Semester VII

  • Final Year Project I
  • Web Technologies
  • Multimedia Systems
  • Introduction to Mobile Apps

Semester VIII

Industrial Internship