BSc(Hons) Business Information Systems

Working in the world of information systems can be exciting and rewarding as businesses become more and more reliant on information systems to support innovation, decision making and day-to-day operations. The creative use of information systems can transform organizations, and successful enterprises that require hybrid managers and analysts who can evaluate, use the necessary tools, assess the involved risks, provide key insights and give sound direction for strategic business planning.

Course Overview

This course develops your understanding of the business challenges of an enterprise, and your ability to conceive and manage solutions which are increasingly ICT- dependent. You will incorporate your skills in problem solving and information systems modeling with your knowledge of business processes and environments.

Deakin University, Australia will accept the students who have completed the first year of the  BSc (Hons ) Business Information System at IIT for their Bachelor of Commerce degree programme and Bachelor of Information Systems degree which would be renamed as Bachelor of Business analytics from 2001 .  They can complete the balance two years at Deakin University and  get the Deakin degree if they wish, provided that they satisfy the other entry criteria such as English language and GCE (AL) requirements.

Deakin University, Australia is ranked among the Top 2% of universities worldwide and among the Top 50 young universities in the world and is ranked 3rd in Australia for graduate employability.

Entry Requirements

Students should obtain a minimum of 12 points for the results in the GCE Advanced Level Examination in any stream (Physical Science, Biological Science, Commerce, Arts, or Technology) based on the following table.

CGE (AL) - Local


GCE (AL) - London

Grade Points Grade Points
A 10 A 10
B 08 B 08
C 06 C 06
S 04 D 04
GIT 02 E 02


Foundation Certificate in Higher Education


obtain a minimum of 6 passes in the Local GCE Ordinary Level examination with Credit passes in English & Mathematics.


obtain a minimum of 5 passes in the London GCE Ordinary Level examination with Credit passes in English & Mathematics.

Course Content Outline

This course will give you a clear perspective of the current nature and practice of business information systems. In Year 1 you will be introduced to the main fundamental concepts and in Year 2 and Year 3 you will follow the specialist themes which interest you the most. You will also take some modules offered by Westminster Business School.

Course Modules

Year 1- Level 4

• Programming Principles Ι
• Business Mathematics
• Computer Science Practice
• Web Design and Development
• Modelling User and Systems Requirements
• Business Information Systems Concepts

Year 2- Level 5

Core Modules Optional Modules
• BIS Design & Development
• Agile Project Management
• Information Technology Security
• Database Systems
• Advanced Client - side Development
• Server – side Web Development
• Business Analytics

Year 3 - Industrial Placement

A 12-month placement period is compulsory between Years 2 and 4. This experience will give you additional practical skills, and a competitive edge in the job market. This mandatory placement will not only empower a student with a degree but also with the necessary work experience. With this added advantage, IIT students have a 100% employment assurance and is most often selected for high income employment at renowned organizations.

Year 4- Level 6

Core Modules Optional Modules
• Strategic Management of Information Systems
• Information Driven Entrepreneurship & Enterprises
• Final Year Project

• Business Intelligence
• Mobile User Experience
• Digital Marketing, Social Media and Web Analytics
• Security and Forensics

Associated Careers

You will be able to consult on, support or develop the technological platforms of an enterprise to achieve competitive advantages, build careers in roles ranging from Business Analysis, Marketing Management, HR Management, Project Management & Entrepreneurship.


4 Years (Full Time)