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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

ACADEMICS

Job roles include:

 

  • IT Engineer
  • Systems Manager/Engineer
  • Database Manager
  • Database Security Professional
  • Software Developer
  • Software Tester
  • IT graduates may also start up on their own.

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

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Programme Duration

3 Years

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Semesters

6

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Level

Undergraduate

Criteria:

Students from all curriculua must have studied higher level Physics, Chemistry and Maths. A minimum 50% aggregate in CBSE grades X & XII with a minimum of 60% in PCM, or the equivalent from alternative schools, is required.

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Academic Year

2019-2022

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Fees per year

AED 38 000

Why choose this field?

We are living in the age of digital disruption, fueled by the exponential demand for access to, management of, and transformation of information. At the core of it all is cutting edge innovation, democratization of technology and digitisation. Technology is a force that drives every sector today. From innovation in artificial intelligence, cloud computing, block chain and the internet of things, information is now more accessible and empowering for all.

One of the most sought after sectors, the global information technology industry surpassed $4.5 trillion in 2017 and is set to show consistent growth in the years to come. Dubai is the ideal place to launch your career in IT. Home to the world’s leading IT and technology-driven firms and start-ups in the Dubai Internet City, graduates can find career opportunities in IT engineering, data security, systems management, database management and software development, amongst others.

Programme description

The B.Sc. (Information Technology) course at Amity University Dubai offers students in-depth knowledge in building information databases, networks, software development & testing and programming. With state-of-the-art labs and infrastructure, the programme also covers computational, cognitive and social subjects, including the study of the social impact of information technologies.

Career opportunities

With state-of-art facilities and practical-based learning approach, students will be well-equipped to find jobs. Programming, web design and software design are all skills students develop during this course and can use when starting an IT business, freelance or consultation service.

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What will students learn?

Learning outcome 1

Students will learn how to prepare, plan, design, develop and troubleshoot problems, as well as generate solutions.

Learning outcome 2

Students will learn how to apply a strong mathematical foundation, by means of algorithms, logical applications, principles and practices of computer science theory to allow them to effectively solve problems with a systematic approach.

Learning outcome 3

Students will learn how to assess societal, health, safety, legal, cultural and environmental issues and relevant engineering responsibilities by applying reasoned contextual knowledge and understand its impact on sustainable development.

Learning outcome 4

Students will learn how to apply modern software engineering and IT tools to complex software and hardware activities with a clear understanding of selection techniques and limitations.

Learning outcome 5

Students will learn how to demonstrate professional conduct and effective communication and behavioural skills.

Learning outcome 6

Students will learn what’s needed to succeed in their careers both locally and internationally or

excel in higher studies.

Learning outcome 7

Each student will learn how to inculcate awareness about professional ethics and norms of software and computing practices.

Learning outcome 8

Students will learn how to demonstrate awareness and understand the importance of lifelong learning in the evolution of technology.

What will students achieve?

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