This program is offered by Sheffield Hallam University (S.H.U.) - UK. S.H.U. has an excellent graduate employment rate. 89 per cent are in work or further study within six months of completing their course.

Top up your H.N.D. or foundation degree to a BSc (Honours) qualification on this one year course with a very hands-on approach. You train on industry-standard software in new IT labs, focusing on the technical and creative aspects of multimedia alongside other applied aspects of computing.

  • Convert your H.N.D. or foundation to a BSc (Honours) degree.
  • Work on developing multimedia technology projects such as mash-ups or animation.
  • Benefit from the latest software in new IT labs at our City Campus.
  • Increase your job options in an industry seeking top-quality computing graduates.

Sheffield Hallam University - UK

S.H.U. has an excellent graduate employment rate. 89 per cent are in work or further study within six months of completing their course.

S.H.U. is one of the UK's leading new universities and strong links with business and industry. S.H.U. works with more than 25 professional bodies, and with business and industry leaders.

These include

  • Sony
  • BP
  • NHS
  • Network Rail
  • Cisco
  • SAP
  • Microsoft
  • BBC
  • Press Association
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Marks & Spencer
  • Department for Trade and Industry
  • Shell
  • HSBC

Many of S.H.U. courses are also developed with, and approved by, professional bodies. This often makes them a direct route to personal accreditation or membership of that body.

Professional recognition

This course is accredited by the British Computer Society. It counts towards the academic requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer.


SLIIT Computing (Private) Ltd, a subsidiary of SLIIT was established to give education opportunities for wider range of students who want to progress into their higher education with an industrial oriented learning experience. SLIIT Computing offers BSc in Information Technology degree program in association with SLIIT which paves the way for students to keep their knowledge up-to-date in this fast-moving field of Information Technology. A blend of theory & practice gives the edge for those who want to enter into the workforce with sound academic background and gives a competitive advantage among the others.

Admission Requirement

  • A H.N.D. or foundation degree in a computing-related area with a merit profile
  • SLIIT Diploma in IT


One Year Top - Up. Program delivery depends on preference of the majority of the students therefore it could be Weekdays or Weekends.

Program Structure

If you already have an appropriate H.N.D. or foundation degree in an IT or computing-related area, this course offers you the chance to gain an honours degree through one year of full-time study.

You build on the knowledge and skills you have already gained across a range of computing themes, with a particular focus on advanced multimedia applications and internet creativity. The course has been designed in consultation with industrial partners to meet the specific needs of these employers so you can be sure your studies are up to date with the needs of business. Our partners also contribute real-world case studies for you to work on to give you a unique perspective into the issues faced in the industry.

  • Project
  • Innovative Multimedia
  • Virtual Reality Applications
  • Advanced Web Technologies
  • Distributed Programming and Technologies

Course Fee

Sri Lankan Students

  • SLIIT Computing Fee: LKR 115 000.00 per semester
  • University Royalty Fee: GBP 800 (2015/2016 intake)

** Payment deadlines will be stated by the Academic Affairs Division.

International Students

  • SLIIT Computing Fee: US$ 1750.00 per semester
  • University Royalty Fee: GBP 800 (2015/2016 intake)

Career & Further study:

Further study: MSc IT Professional or any other related topic; MPhil / PhD

Where next - Job Opportunities

Graduates of this degree will be able to go into any of the following positions

  • Web design
  • Internet communications
  • Web-based applications
  • Project management.
  • Multimedia production
Program taught in:
  • English (US)

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