Diploma in IT

You’ll develop the cultural awareness and critical thinking skills you need to analyze and produce a broad range of discourse in a full spectrum of careers — and to make a difference in whatever you do.


BTEC Diploma in IT is a vocational qualification designed to provide students with all the knowledge, skills, and practical experience required to succeed in the field of information technology. This course is equivalent to A-Levels and can be completed over a year. It covers various subject areas, including computer hardware and software, networking, database design and management, web development, and project management. 

The course typically involves a combination of classroom-based learning, practical assignments, and work placements. Assessment is based on coursework and projects rather than exams, allowing students to demonstrate their skills and knowledge more practically and meaningfully. The certification in IT is recognized and respected by employers and higher education institutions worldwide, providing students with a pathway to further education and career advancement without spending years in coursework.

The course comprises compulsory and elective subjects and necessitates completing a minimum of 720 GLH, which can be achieved through a combination of mandatory and optional subjects. Each course will be assessed based on a set of internal assessments and assignments.


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  • Undergraduate & Postgraduate 

Course Summary:

  • Duration: 1 Year
  • GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 720 Hours
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 Professional Skilled Certification – 120 credits equivalent

Practical Skills and Adaptability

BTEC courses are designed to provide practical, hands-on learning experiences that equip students with all the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in their chosen careers. They emphasize the development of critical thinking, problem-solving, and teamwork abilities that employers highly value

BTEC courses offer a flexible learning experience that allows our students to balance their academic pursuits with work, family, and other commitments. They are available in various subject areas and at different levels, allowing students to tailor their learning to their specific interests and goals.

Industry Recognition & International Accreditation

BTEC qualifications are widely recognized and respected by employers and higher education institutions worldwide. They provide a pathway to further education and career advancement in various fields, including Information Technology.


Over 260 universities worldwide recognize BTEC students for admission to undergraduate study, including the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and UAE. Pearson is a leading education company that has been providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for over 150 years. Its BTEC courses are developed in consultation with industry experts, ensuring they are relevant and up-to-date.

Transferable Skills & Career Opportunities

BTEC courses provide students with a range of transferable skills, such as communication, problem-solving, and leadership, that are valuable in any career or industry. Career opportunities: Upon completion or during the course, students with skill and merit can pursue internships and job placements with international companies. 


TypeUnit NamesCreditsUnit Number
MandatoryInformation TechnologySystems – Strategy,Management and Infrastructure1201
MandatoryWebsite Production605
OptionalMobile Apps Development607
OptionalFull Stack Development6025
OptionalCloud Storage and Storage Tools6015
OptionalIntroduction to AI6021
OptionalSoftware Testing6013
OptionalIT Project Management6012
OptionalBig Data and Business Analytics6010
 Total GLH720 

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