Bachelor of Applied IT

The Bachelor of Applied IT is a unique three-year undergraduate degree programme offered by the SLTC Research University in collaboration with the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs. This programme, aimed at building the next generation of Sri Lankan IT professionals is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Sri Lanka.
DURATION 3 Year(s)
LOCATION Residential Campus
FORMAT In - Person
INTAKE March - September

Conducted at 76 centers across Sri Lanka in partnership with the National Youth Corps and the National Youth Services Council

Begin your studies at a center of your choosing and complete your final year in the heart of Colombo at the SLTC TRACE Campus at TRACE Expert City, Colombo.

This programme will not stop you from working or taking up any additional studies. The learning methodology of this degree programme allows you to study at your own pace from any one of the 76 centers located across the country.


Dynamic Curriculum for Dynamic Career Options

The programme curriculum has been designed and will be delivered in collaboration with industry leaders and giants of the Sri Lankan IT industry such as , SLASSCOM, TRACE, and FITIS , to ensure that the best industry opportunities will be available to all graduates of this programme.

Moreover, the programme has been carefully designed not only to impart the necessary knowledge but also to inculcate the values and develop the attitudes and skills necessary for a professional to build a successful career in the IT industry.

The final year studies of the programme will be conducted at the SLTC TRACE Campus, located at the TRACE Expert City in order to provide the undergraduates with the ideal background and the exposure fit for an aspiring IT professional to build a successful career in IT.


This programme has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Sri Lanka and is conducted in collaboration with the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs.

Career Opportunities

This programme has been specially designed to prepare you for the IT sector. Building on what you learn during the course of your studies, you can become a fully-fledged IT professional and work in any industry you choose. At the end of the study period, internship opportunities with top institutions in the industry will be offered to those who successfully complete the programme.

Some of the positions this programme will prepare you for are:
  • IT Officer
  • Web Developer
  • Software Tester
  • Software Developer
  • Mobile Application Developer
  • Building Services Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Software Tester
  • IT Manager

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