Technical University of Kenya (TUK)
Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology
- Bachelors Degree Program
- Duration : 4 years
Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology degree programme at Technical University of Kenya is a comprehensive program that emphasises the practical skills needed for successful, long-term careers in the IT industry. Its comprehensive nature and emphasis on practical skills to meet the information needs of any modern enterprise sets it apart from other courses.
The information technology related units covered in the course include basic programming constructs and modern programming environments, networking engineering principles and wireless networking protocols, object-oriented software architectures , enterprise web, cloud and mobile technologies, and software quality management. Information Systems units include database management, corporate IT strategy and governance, information systems analysis and design, document and workflow and management support.
This course is both highly technical and people-orientated. As well as its scientific and technical focus on areas related to software, network, web, database and internet services, areas such as management, communications and human behaviour are also covered.
This course provides students with the opportunity to develop their teamwork, project management and communication skills as well as exploring the technical and human aspects of information technology and its use.
The basic admission requirement shall be the minimum entry requirements set for entry into the public universities, which is at least an average grade of C+ in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE).
In addition, applicants are expected to have obtained at least a grade C+ in each of the cluster subjects in following cluster of subjects in KCSE examinations:
A-Levels or Equivalent
Candidates should have a minimum of two (2) principal passes in Mathematics and Physics and a subsidiary level pass in Chemistry with a credit pass in English at O-Level.
Diploma in Technology or Equivalent
Applicants with a Diploma in technology in Information Technology of the Technical University of Kenya (TUK) or an equivalent qualification.
Higher Diploma or Equivalent
Applicants with a Higher Diploma in Computer studies of theTechnical University of Kenya (TUK) or an equivalent qualification.
Diploma(TEP) or Equivalent:
Applicants with a Diploma(Technical Education Programme) in Computer studies of the Technical University of Kenya (TUK) or an equivalent qualification.
On completing the Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology degree programme at Technical University of Kenya students should be able to: