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Programme Structure
Admission Requirements
Career Opportunities
Fees

BSc (Hons) Computer Science

Become the next highly sought after professional in the field of Computer Science. The BSc (Hons) Computer Science degree will put you at the forefront of cutting-edge technologies. Throughout your studies, you will combine knowledge of the fundamentals of computer science theory and technology with specialist learning and real-world work experience.

The three years of academic study will give you a broad knowledge of computer science.

In the first year, you will gain an all-round knowledge in Computer Science covering aspects of software development, application modelling, digital technologies, as well as delve into concepts of networking cloud technologies and web development.

In the second year, you will gain practical skills in web development and app development using principles and practices used in industry.

In your final year you will explore emerging technologies, advanced topics in computer science and develop a piece of software under the guidance of one of our lecturers to demonstrate your knowledge of computer science.

Teaching and Learning

You will learn through lectures, tutorials and workshops. Lectures are highly interactive and incorporate group discussions, video presentations, and activity based learning. Learning activities are designed to develop soft skills as well as your ability to work independently and as part of a group. Your learning experience will be enriched by field visits and guest lectures by industry experts.

Four Year Programme with Internship

Software Development and Application Modelling
Introduction to object oriented programming
Introduction to object oriented analysis & design using UML

Digital Technologies
Elementary computing mathematics
Elementary computer & cloud architecture & networking

Networking Concepts and Cyber Security
Design and development of commercial network infrastructure (CCNA: Routing and Switching)
Introduction to basic cyber security principles

Web Development and Operating Systems
Basic website design & development using java script & HTML
Introduction to Linux operating system & bash scripting

Commercial Computing
Professional & study skills & research methods
Introduction to project management using agile methods

Databases and Data Structures
Introduction to database design & development
Introduction to algorithms & data structures

Web Development
Advanced web application development using frameworks & libraries
Design of user interfaces for distributed web application

Mobile App Development
Application & user experience design for mobile devices
Design & development of cross platform mobile applications

Industry Placement up to 1 Year
At the end of the second year you may opt for an internship/ placement to gain industry exposure

Emerging Technologies
Research methods
Introduction to cutting-edge technologies

Final Year Project
Design and modelling of a solution for a real-world problem
Development and evaluation of a solution for a real-world problem

Multiple Devices and User Experience
Application development for Smart and IOT devices
User experience design and development

Web and Augmented Realities
Exposure to cutting-edge topics in web and augmented reality
Design and development of immersive web, mobile and augmented reality applications

Admission Requirements

The minimum qualifications required for admission on the standard route are:
 A. GCE Advanced Level
  a. Sri Lankan: 3 passes or
  b. London, Cambridge or Edexcel : 3 D passes or
  c. Any combination totalling to 12 points from the following tariff scheme:

GCE Advanced Level Grade
(Sri Lankan/London/Cambridge/Edexcel)
A B C D/S E
Points 10 8 6 4 2

  
  Or
  Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology Degree Foundation
  And
 B. GCE/GCSE Ordinary Level - Credit Passes (Grade 4) for English and Mathematics
  Or
 C. Equivalent qualifications

Career Opportunities

You will be able to commence your career as an Associate Software Engineer, Application Developer, Web Engineer, Web Developer or Quality Assurance Engineer. You will progress through your career in job roles such as Technical Lead and Software Architect leading to senior positions associated with influencing the technology direction of an enterprise or industry.

Fees

We have flexible payment options to suit your finances.You can choose to make the full payment upfront, semester payments in two to three instalments or the monthly instalments.

Fee Structure