Alongside practical computing experience in industry-standard applications you’ll gain analytical and information management skills that are relevant and in demand by employers.
The School of Computing's innovative Business Information Technology degree combines theory with practice, and emphasises hands-on experience as well as communication skills. Your studies are focused on equipping you for an exciting career in the dynamic world of business IT.
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.
If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Merchiston Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BCC||GCSE Grade C/4 in Maths and English.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||
Minimum grades DMM (Distinction, Merit, Merit) in a related subject.
GCSE Grade C/4 in Maths and English.
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 12 credits
M: 33 credits
Pass Access to HE Diploma in a related subject with 45 credits overall with minimum 33 Credits at Merit & 12 Distinction.
Maths and English required at Level 2 or equivalent.
National 5 C in Maths and English.
The grades listed above are our standard entry requirements. You may be given an adjusted offer of entry if you meet specific widening participation criteria as outlined in our contextual admissions policy. An adjusted offer will be lower than our standard entry requirements. For further information about our entry requirements and admissions policies please see our website.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points||
Award of Diploma with 28 points overall with three HL subjects at grades 6, 5, 4.
4 points in SL Maths and English.
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H2, H3, H3||
Grades H2, H2, H3, H3 at Higher Level.
Grade O4 at Ordinary Level in Maths and English.
Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements
HNC - Pass in a related subject with B in the graded unit.
SQA Advanced Higher - BBC
A Level - BBB
Minimum Year 3 Entry Requirements
HNC - Pass in a related subject with grades BB at SCQF Level 8
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
219 Colinton Road
Clearing contact details
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
+44 (0)333 900 60 40