BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems

January, May and September
Course Duration
4 Years
Course Location
Course Mode

Programmes offered at the Bangladesh Branch Campus are approved by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and have obtained its Accreditation from the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) in Malaysia.


Designed with employability in mind, this programme provides practical computing knowledge as well as information management skills that will transform students into highly sought-after assets. Graduates will be able to create and sustain technically proficient business information systems while also demonstrating a keen understanding of the role of IT in supporting the business functions of any industry.

About the Programme

The Business Information Systems degree programme comprises a blend of business practices and information technology, designed to promote innovative problem-solving abilities as well as foster cutting-edge business and IT skills in students.

This 3-year course encompasses a comprehensive curriculum that is injected with various business and computing courses that will undoubtedly equip students with a unique repertoire of knowledge and skills in managing and developing IT systems in the business context. Throughout their studies, students will be exposed to a cross-cultural learning environment supervised by a team of dedicated academic professionals and staff.

Teaching and learning methodologies are supported by well-equipped facilities and resources within the campus, such as the library, computer laboratories, R&D laboratories and the latest IT gadgets. Apart from that, students are able to collaborate with key industries through co-operative placements every year with the purpose of gaining industry experience in business and IT companies whilst increasing their employability skills.

Furthermore, partnerships with renowned corporations such as Apple, RICOH and Oracle, among others, ensure that courses remain relevant in the face of change. Students are also granted opportunities to be awarded with professional certifications by numerous international software corporations.


Coursework percentage and written examination percentage.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

HSC/ Alim

GPA of 3.0/5.0 including Mathematics


Minimum 2 principals (D) including Mathematics

​General Educational Development (GED) Test

Minimum score of 145/200 for every subject

Other qualifications deemed equivalent to HSC/ Alim

Minimum overall average of 60% inclusive of minimum 60% score in Mathematics

Diploma (Computing and ICT-related diploma)

Minimum CGPA of 2.5

English Language Requirements

Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
(i. B1 Preliminary, B2 First, C1 Advanced C2 Proficiency )
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
(ii. Linguiskill Online)
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
(iii. Occupational English Test (OET)(Conventional/Online)
Pearson Test of English
TOEFL Essentials (Online)
UCSI University English
Completion of Basic English (BE) and English Foundation (EF)

Courses Offered

  • Business Accounting
  • Business Communication
  • Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Internet Technologies
  • Statistics and its Applications
  • Macroeconomics
  • Concept of Analysis & Design
  • Java Programming 1
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • University Life (MPU- U2)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 1

  • Analysis & Design
  • Java Programming 2
  • Visual Basic .NET
  • Operating Systems
  • Research Methods in Computing
  • Database Systems
  • Networking
  • Multimedia Programming
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Software Project Management
  • Business Law – Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 2

  • International Business
  • Issues in Database Design
  • Technopreneurship
  • Independent Project 1 for BIS
  • Strategic Management
  • E-Commerce
  • Management & Information Systems
  • Independent Project 2 for BIS
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 3
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
  1. Philosophy and Contemporary Issues
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3
    (Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3)

Career Opportunities

In the world of computing, qualified graduates with the appropriate skills and aptitude are high in demand. Our graduates are qualified to pursue the following positions:

  • System Analysts
  • Database Developers
  • Database Administrators
  • Web Developers
  • IT Consultants
  • IT Support Engineers
  • IT Project Managers
  • Business Analysts

Tuition Fees

Approximate Total Fees:

BDT 1,146,000

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