Salford Business IT

BSc (Hons) Business and Information Technology

Programme Summary

‘The Business Information Technology course has been designed in collaboration between our expert

course leaders and our partners in business, industry and the public sector. You will find modules are

inspired by the very latest information systems research.

You will learn about the management of information in organisations by understanding systems

concepts, communications and information technologies.  You will also develop a detailed

understanding of the relationships between business organisations, information and technology, and

also how individuals and groups operate within an organisation. By your final year, you will possess

strong technical skills and be well equipped to lead and contribute to the development, deployment and

integration of IT solutions in a variety of organisational settings.

The Professional Development module in the second year helps you to develop the skills you need –

presentation skills, networking, interview techniques etc – to move more easily into successful


Students on our BIT programme have the opportunity to try out their ideas and learning on a range of

exciting projects.

Programme Structure

This is a three year full-time undergraduate honors degree with the option to undertake a fourth year as a paid placement. All modules run through all three semesters of the academic year.

Programme Content

Year 1

  • Principles of Systems Development
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of HRM
  • Principles of Economics
  • Business Statistics
  • Principles of Marketing

Year 2

  • People and Computing
  • Project Management
  • Law in a Business Context
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Entrepreneurial Project
  • Professional Development

Year 3

  • BIT Project 1
  • eCommerce, Consulting and Practice
  • BIT Project 2
  • Business Innovation with Digital Technology
  • Strategic Management
  • Business Ethics and Sustainability

Entry Requirements


  • Minimum of 5 passes including English and mathematics.

UCAS tariff points

  • BSc: 260-300 points With Professional Experience: 280-320 points

GCE A level

  • 3 ‘C’ Grade passes or above 

BTEC National Diploma

  • DMM/DMM - DDM with placement

Supports and Facilities

  • Highly qualified faculty with relevant industrial experience
  • Friendly and accessible staff.
  • Library with books covering the range of subjects and options for the programmes study, plus periodicals and internationals journals.
  • On-line access to electronic Journals and Periodicals.
  • High-tech multimedia computer facility with unlimited Wi-Fi internet access
  • Air-conditioned lecture rooms & syndicate rooms for group work and discussions that provide a comfortable learning environment.
  • Social and cultural activities
  • Canteen and recreation facilities.

Contact Details


Imperial Institute of Higher Education
No.25 ½ , Tower Building , Station Road
Colombo 04
Sri Lanka
M:- 0772226666