Anglia Ruskin University, UK, Bachelor of Science (Honours) Business Information Systems

2 years or more can be completed locally

January 28, July 10, September 23


Level of Study:

Centre for Information Technology Programmes

Course Code:
N/481/6/0445: KPT/JPS(MQA/PA4526)01/19

About this course

Aims: This course will introduce and develop your knowledge of how information systems are applied within commercial organisations.

The focus is on becoming an IT manager who is able to manage everything related to IT.  This includes learning how to managing data, IT personnel, IT security, how to manage an IT department and starting & managing your own IT company.

Duration of Study:

After STPM or A-levels – 3 years or study with a 3-month internship

After HELP CAT’s Diploma – 2 years of study with a 3-montn internship

Study Mode: Full Time

Assessment: Coursework, Examination and Final Projects

Awarding Institution: Anglia Ruskin University

Areas Covered: Following areas are covered in this programme:

  • Software development (i.e. Java Script, Visual Programming,  Databases, e-Commerce projects)
  • Managing Data
  • Managing Security
  • Web development
  • Entrepreneurship in IT

Workshops – New technology areas are introduced through specialized workshops such as:

  • Data Science / Business Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence / Deep Learning / Neural Networks
  • Blockchain / FinTech
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Image Processing / Natural Language Processing 

Careers: Degree careers include (but not limited to):

  • IT Managers
  • IT Project Managers
  • Business Analysis
  • Data Analytics executives
  • IT Support Engineers
  • Web Developers
  • Multi-Media Specialists
  • IT Sales Consultants


  • Anglia Ruskin University – HELP CAT offers an in-house part-time Master’s in Business Administration from Anglia Ruskin University, UK.
  • UK, Australian and US Universities – Universities all over the world recognizes the Anglia  Ruskin University degree and accept our students for post graduate progrmames asuch as the Masters and Doctorate programmes

Programme Details

  • Understanding of the principles, theory and practice of the development of information systems, computer applications and design applications to meet specific commercial requirements
  • Ability to specify, design and construct small-scale database systems and implement web-based applications to meet specified requirements
  • To enable students to develop an awareness of professional and business aspects of IT
  • Build a core of knowledge and skills relevant to Information Systems development, with an emphasis on understanding the workings of business systems and the importance of information provision within them
  • Develop a range of transferable skills needed to cope with a rapidly changing IS environment
  • To enable students to analyse and design IT solutions to business problems
  • To enable students to appreciate ongoing research issues within the area of Information Systems
  • To prepare students to conduct research and workindependently on a major project

Total Course Fees

RM 65,300

Subject Listing

  • Learning and Skills Development for HE and Work
  • Software Principles
  • Design for the Internet
  • Business Technology
  • Introduction to People, Organisation and Management
  • Visual Programming
  • Hubungan Etnik / Bahasa Kumunikasi 3
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia / Pengajian Malaysia
  • Data Security
  • Entrepreneurship in IT
  • Object and Data Modelling
  • Design Methods and Technology Project
  • Project Management and Quality Assurance
  • E-Business
  • Web Design
  • Strategic Planning for Entrepreneurs
  • Networking for Home and Small Businesses
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Final Project
  • Managing Information
  • Information Security
  • Working at a Small-to-Medium Business or ISP
  • Database-Driven Application Programming
  • Web Application Development
  • Community Services
  • Internship


Coursework, Examination and Final Projects

English Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following English requirements:



  • SPM
    Grade C

  • 1119 (GCE O-Levels)
    Grade C

  • UEC
    Grade B6

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following entry requirements:

  • STPM / A-Levels
    2 principal passes, CGPA 2.0 and credit in SPM or O-Levels Mathematics

  • Matriculation
    SAM TER 70 and B in Mathematics or equivalent

  • Foundation in Arts or Business
    CGPA 2.0 and credit in SPM /O-Levels Mathematics

  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
    B in 5 subjects, including Mathematics
  • Diploma (Level 4 of MQF)
    Diploma in IT, Software Engineering or equivalent with CGPA 2.5; CGPA 2.0 to 2.4 to be assessed internally2 principal passes, CGPA 2.0 and credit in SPM or O-Levels Mathematics

Why ARU IT Programmes @ HELPCAT?

  • UK Degree with Cambridge,UK trip for 2 weeks
  • Workshops in Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, Blockchain and Internet of Things
  • Good staff-student ratio