Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

This programme gives Advance Mathematics major a career in information technology and applications. Graduates are experts in programming, web development, database design, interface design, infrastructure specification, internet, information systems, and maintenance and administration, hardware architecture, computer networks and computing  systems,  and operating systems. The graduate from this degree can be employed both in private, public sectors and entrepreneurs. Our graduate are innovators of electronic systems, data systems, software, entertainment, education and teaching systems and apps. (This programme was formerly known as Bachelor of Science in Informatics)


Computer science is none without you. You will be an engine for Modern Sciences and Technologies


Programme Availability
Solomon Mahlangu College of Science and Education
Host Department
Department of Mathematics, Informatics & Computational Sciences
Level of Study
Undergraduate Degree
Mode of Study
Full Time
Programme Duration
3 Years


Successful students should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate systematic and critical understanding of mathematics, hardware, software, the Internet, information systems, databases and algorithms.
  2. Possess a detailed knowledge to design, implement and administer computer networks and computing systems of varying size appropriate to a given context
  3. Possess detailed knowledge and skills in the field of Computer science and Information Technology for eliciting requirements, analysing, designing and implementing complex problems of computer Science and Information Technology.
  4. Demonstrate an attitude and aptitude for research, project management, entrepreneurship and ability to pursue higher studies in the field of Computer Science and Information Technology.
  5. Possess better communication, presentation, time management, team work skills and soft skills leading to responsible & competent professionals that will be able to agree challenges in the field of IT at global level.
  6. Discuss ethical practices, societal contributions and legal issues pertaining to contemporary and future computing systems through communities and lifelong learning.

Computer science is none without you. You will be an engine for Modern Sciences and Technologies.



Two principal passes (4 points) in Advanced Mathematics and one of the following subjects: Physics, Chem- istry, Geography or Computer Science. OR. Diploma in Information Technology, Computer Sciences, Com- puter Engineering, Electronics or Telecommunication Engineering with an average of ‘B’ or a minimum GPA of 3.0. In addition, an applicant must have a minimum of “D” grade in two science subject and a mini- mum of “D” grade in Mathematics at O-Level.



Tshs 1,263,000 per year 


Applicants should apply directly to SUA using the online admission system (link: or Click “Apply Online (Undergraduate)” button at and you will be directed


The office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics), 
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P. O. Box 3000,

Inquiries should be sent to:
Admission Help desk
Directorate of Undergraduate Studies,
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P.O. Box 3000, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro    


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