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Bachelor of Science in Information and Communication Technology with Minor

Bachelor's Degree Programme
(Full-time)

Bachelor of Science in Information and Communication Technology with Minor


Overview

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is the key enabler of digital transformation. Many businesses and organisations have accelerated the adoption of digital technologies to unlock new growth opportunities, thus leading to the increased ICT manpower demands with creation of new job roles in various industries.

This four-year full-time programme has a comprehensive coverage of ICT knowledge areas in computer science foundations, software and application development, computer system and networking, cloud computing and big data, cybersecurity, database management, and information system and business process. In addition, the programme offers students work-study experiences and relevant training in preparation for industry professional certifications. This will ensure the students are well prepared for the industry with the necessary digitalisation skills upon graduation. Furthermore, this programme pairs ICT major with minor programmes, allowing students to select courses from various disciplines in social science, business, and management.

Admission Requirements

Refer to general admission criteria for full-time undergraduate programmes. There will be additional admission criteria to better target students who are aligned to the educational philosophy of our full-time programmes. This will be done through interviews and selection tests.

Financial Assistance

There are also various types of financial aid available to students who need financial assistance. Please click here for more details.

Programme Structure

Students pursuing this full-time programme are required to complete 200 credit units (cu), which include:

  • 100 cu of Compulsory courses (inclusive of 10 cu Capstone Project)
  • 40 cu of SUSS Core courses
  • 20 cu of Elective courses
  • 40 cu of Minor courses

In addition, students are also required to complete a 24-week work attachment, an overseas experience and service-learning / community engagement.

Module Types
SUSS CORE COMPULSORY
10 cu
SUSS CORE RESTRICTED
10 cu
SUSS CORE UNRESTRICTED
20 cu
COMPULSORY
100 cu
ELECTIVE
20 cu
MINOR COURSES

Work Study

GENERAL ELECTIVE (MINOR) (20 cu)
40 cu
Graduates from this programme can find a multitude of careers in ICT and other industries such as: software/application/DevOps engineer, security engineer, system analyst, cloud/network engineer, database administrator, data/business analyst, etc.
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