With the growing demand for high-quality software professionals, there is a need to offer programmes that prepare you for careers in software technology. This programme equips you with the knowledge and skills that are important and relevant to different areas of Software Technology such as Computer Architecture and Databases.
Candidates seeking direct admission to the programme mentioned should possess a General Education Diploma (Equivalent to 12 years of schooling or equivalent qualification) in the science stream and General Foundation Programme (GFP) Certificate.
Students who do not possess a GFP certificate or an equivalent certificate may take MEC placement test. The placement test determines proficiency levels in English, Pure Math and Computing component.
English Language in the GFP can be exempted on producing IELTS (International English Language Testing System) certificate with a score of 5.5 and above, a TOEFL equivalent or an equivalent international certification
Computing component of the GFP can be exempted if the candidate has successfully completed the ICDL or IC3 or any equivalent international diploma in IT skills.
A score of 60% and above in MEC placement test in each of the component would enable the student for exemption from General Foundation programme.
On graduating, you will be qualified to work in a range of positions from entry level programming to lead information system analysts. This programme will provide you with the skills you need to successfully design and develop distributed business applications for new venture creation and work in a variety of organizations such as IT companies as well as government and private institutions.