This programme prepares you with a strong foundation in the core areas of Computer Science and equips you with the transferable skills and abilities to independently extend your knowledge in related areas
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.
As the use of computers continues to increase and influence the global economy, the need for skilled software developers is rising. Graduates can find employment as computer programmers or software engineers and entrepreneurs through mobile application, or use their skills within any computing-related profession.