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Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 3 YEARS
Intake Deadline
JAN 30th NOV
MAR 30th JAN
  Tution Fees N/A

Our Information Technology degree programme provides students with the combination of theories and hands-on practice to manage an organisation’s information technology infrastructure and meet users’ needs.



The degree programme teaches students to use Internet Technologies and applications to solve real-world problems. The areas of studies include computer hardware and software, software development, web programming, web technologies and e-commerce. Graduates will have strong capabilities to integrate business requirements with Information Technology to improve and transform the business process within an organisation.

This programme is compatible with the new Taylor's Curriculum Framework that allows students to mix & match study modules.




This component consists of Common Core subjects, which are common modules across a discipline that provides the fundamental knowledge of the discipline.


Common Core

  • Database Systems
  • IT Fundamentals
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Data Structures and Algorithm
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Systems Administration and Platform Technologies
  • Computer Networking
  • Information Assurance and Security
  • Professional Computing Practice
  • Capstone Project (Part I)
  • Capstone Project (Part II)
  • Industrial Training

Specialisation - Compulsory Modules

  • Web Development Technologies
  • Understanding Entrepreneurialism
  • System Integration and Architecture
  • Web Application Programming


Option 1: Internet Technologies (Dual Award)

  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Wireless Networks and Security
  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Internet of Things


Option 2: Business Intelligence and Analytics (Single Award)

  • Data Mining
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Market Intelligence and Data Visualization
  • Social Media Analytics

Option 3: Game Design (Single Award)

  • Games Development
  • Games Studies
  • Experiential Design
  • 3D Modeling



This component aims to develop critical thinking, build up social intelligence and cultivate civic responsibility as well as broaden cultural knowledge. These consist of compulsory and nationally-mandated study modules required by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education.


  • Community Service Initiative
  • Hubungan Etnik / Malaysian Studies 3
  • Life Skills for Success & Well-Being
  • Millennials in Malaysia: Team Dynamics & Relationship Management
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 / Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia 



The Flexible Education component provides student the flexibility to study modules in a related or unrelated field from the same or different school to complement the Primary Major. It may be completed in a form of free electives, an extension, minors or a second major that typically requires at least one (1) semester of student learning time.



Option 1: Internet Technologies [Choose ONE (1) of the below Extension packages:]

  • Data Science

Option 2: Business Intelligence [Choose ONE (1) of the below Extension packages:]

  • Mobile Computing
  • Cyber Security
  • Internet Technologies

Option 3: Game Design [Choose ONE (1) of the below Extension packages:]

  • Mobile Computing
  • Cyber Security
  • Internet Technologies
  • Data Science



Recommended Packages:

  • Creative Media Design
  • Broadcasting
  • Advertising
  • Biotechnlology
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • International Business
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship



Choose any Second Major package* offered by Taylor’s University. Refer to the Complementary Study Guide for the list of Free Electives.



Choose any FIVE (5) Free Electives* offered by Taylor’s University. Refer to the Complementary Study Guide for the list of Free Electives.





  • SPM / O-Level with Pre-U / Foundation

Pass SPM / O-Level or equivalent with 5 credits (including Mathematics) for entry with Pre-University/Foundation qualification

  • SPM / O-Level with Diploma

Pass SPM / O-Level or equivalent with 3 credits (including Mathematics) for entry with Diploma qualification




  • Foundation in Computing

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00 and credit in Mathematics at SPM

  • Diploma in Information Technology (DIT)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.50

  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

Min. Grade C in at least 2 subjects including Mathematics

  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

Pass with 5Bs including B in Mathematics

  • A Levels

Min. EE including Mathematics

  • South Australian Matriculation (SAM) / SACE International

Min. ATAR 55 including C- in Mathematics

  • Canadian Pre-University (CPU)

Min. average of 55% in 6 subjects including 55% in Mathematics (All Mathematics subjects except Data Management)

  • International Baccalaureate (IB)

Min. 24 points in 6 subjects including min. 4 points at High Level (HL) Mathematics

  • Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)

Min 50% including Mathematics

  • Other Qualifications

Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis




Band 5.0


34 (Internet Based Test)

  • MUET

Band 3

  • UEC English


  • O-Level

Grade C

  • 1119 (GCE-O)

Grade C

  • Taylor's EET

Overall Score 5.0

  • Taylor's IEN

Level 2- Grade C

  • Pre-University / Diploma

Completed Pre-U / Diploma that was conducted in English



When you’ve successfully completed this programme, you could embark on any of these exciting careers, including:

  • Analyst Programmer
  • Client / Server Specialist
  • Information Technology Officer
  • IT Consultant
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Consultant
  • Programmer
  • System Analyst
  • System Software Programmer
  • Technology Manager
  • Web Designer
  • Web Developer


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