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BSc (Hons) Information Technology

BSc Information Technology


This programme allows you to earn a globally recognised BSc (Hons) Information Technology from the University of Bedfordshire in collaboration with CTS College while learning some of the most in-demand skills in the business. It is designed to provide students with hands-on experience for developing IT systems and will cover a wide range of technological topics.

Students would learn how IT systems may be used to build solutions that can assist organisations in achieving their overall business goals. They will also gain the knowledge and skills necessary to extract user needs from non-IT professionals and translate them into system-level designs that can be implemented. Upon completion, students would be able to lead IT projects and possess the ability to work effectively in a multi-faceted environment.

About the University of Bedfordshire

The University of Bedfordshire is an internationally recognised award-winning institution with an excellent academic and teaching reputation. It appears in the Times Higher Education World University rankings and was ranked as one of the top 200 universities in the world under 50 years old in the Young University rankings. The University also won the Queen's Anniversary Prize in 2013 in recognition of their pioneering research, which is the highest form of national recognition for universities in the UK.


Below are a few features of the BSc Information Technology programme:

  • Complete a level with just 2 semesters (8 months) of classes by studying 2 units per semester
  • Complete the degree in just 2 years 8 months starting at Level 4
  • Option for direct entry into higher levels (Level 5 or Level 6) using flexible entry requirements
  • Access to live classes
  • Access to recorded lecture notes
  • Be part of an active WhatsApp group for student support
  • Flexibility to start in either February or October
  • There are no final exams
  • Access to an online learning environment which can be accessed globally


Below are some of the main features of this programme:

  • Globally recognised: The programme is recognised in the UK and in Trinidad and is accepted as being equivalent to a Canadian Bachelor’s Degree and US Bachelor’s Degree
  • Accredited: Fully accredited by Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) in the UK
  • UK Registered: Registered with the Office for Students (OfS) in the UK
  • ACTT Recognised: Recognised by ACTT in Trinidad
  • Affordable: The programme is affordable and there are flexible payment plans to suit your needs
  • Accelerated: Can be completed in as little as 8 months for persons starting directly at Level 6
  • Globally accessible: Students have access to an online Learning Management System where they can access all learning materials and submit all assignments
  • Flexible entry routes: Students who do not possess the traditional entry requirements may enroll directly into higher levels using the flexible entry requirements
  • Practical: Learn practical skills that can make you more employable (building websites, designing database solutions, networking, writing programs, designing to improve user experience, etc)

Target Audience

The BSc Information Technology programme is perfect for:

  • High school graduates passionate about technology and problem-solving
  • Career changers eager to transition into the tech industry
  • Working professionals seeking to enhance technical expertise and qualifications
  • Aspiring entrepreneurs aiming to launch tech startups or ventures
  • Lifelong learners committed to staying updated on technological advancements

Entry Requirements

Candidates may start at any of the levels once they satisfy the entry requirements. All applications are considered on a case by case basis.

Level Entry Requirements Who Should Apply?
Recognition of Prior Learning No requirements CTS College can help applicants without formal entry requirements prepare for a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) submission. The submission must provide sufficient information to demonstrate that an applicant has gained the equivalent learning to applicants who meet the formal entry requirements to join Level 4 of BSc Information Technology. For example, the submission may include details of relevant formal or informal study, or learning gained from workplace or life experiences. Submissions will be subject to individual approval.
Level 4
[Year 1]

Successful candidates should possess any ONE of the following:

  • At least 2 years IT work experience
  • CAPE passes
  • Any previous tertiary qualification
  • IT Certifications
Ideal for persons who has some IT work experience or CAPE passes.
Level 5
[Year 2]

Successful candidates should possess any ONE of the following:

  • Level 4 Diploma qualification in IT
  • CAPE passes with 2+ years IT work experience
  • Combination of 2+ years IT work experience and academic and/or professional IT qualifications
Ideal for someone who completed a Level 4 IT qualification (Certificate or Diploma qualification) or persons with a combination of IT work experience who also possesses professional IT certifications.
Level 6
[Year 3]

Successful candidates should possess any ONE of the following:

  • Level 5 Diploma or HND or Associate Degree in IT
  • Combination of 4+ years IT work and Academic and/or professional qualifications

Ideal for persons who have completed a Level 5 IT qualification such as a Diploma, HND or Associate Degree or persons with extensive IT work experience who also possesses professional IT certifications.

Programme Content

The programme consists of 3 evels (levels 4, 5 and 6) with each level consisting of 4 units each worth 30 credits.

Level Unit Credits Core / Optional
Level 4 [Year 1]

Introduction to Software Development
Fundamentals of Computer Science
Principles of Programming

Computer Systems Structure




Level 5 [Year 2]

User Experience Design
Information Technology Employability Project
Web Technologies

Systems Development and Modern Database Practices




Level 6 [Year 3]

Advanced Information Technology
Research Methodologies and Emerging Technologies
Social and Professional Project Management

Undergraduate Project






There are two entry points which allows you to start the programme when it is most suitable. They are:

  • February
  • October

Each entry point corresponds to the start date of the semester. Depending on when you join the programme, this will determine the order of units which you will study. You can benefit by beginning your studies with others who started at one of the earlier entry points.


SEMESTER January to May June to September September to January
Estimated start date Third Saturday of January First Saturday of June Last Saturday of September
Estimated end date Last week of May Third Saturday of September Third Saturday of January
Application deadline 4 weeks before start date 4 weeks before start date 4 weeks before start date


Students are assessed via coursework, group and individual projects, portfolios, essays, presentations and tests. Presentations are usually given and assessed in the context of a group seminar.

Students would also be required to develop a software artefact e.g. web application.

Fees & Discounts

The BSc Information Technology is one of the most affordable IT degrees in Trinidad and Tobago. Please contact CTS College for information about the programme's fees, discounts available and our flexible payment plans. You can call us at 671-2551 or email BSC@CTSCollege.com for further details.

CTS College Payments

The following table shows the details for the 4 convenient ways to pay the CTS College fees for this programme:

Payment Method Details
Linx Paid at the Administration Office
Credit Card Paid at the Administration Office

Paid at the Administration Office

Made Payable to CTS College

Online Bank Transfer

Paid via Online Banking

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University of Bedfordshire Payments

Please click here to view full instructions on how to pay the University of Bedfordshire fees.

How To Apply

Students may apply to start at any Level (Levels 4 or 5 or 6) in the programme. All applications must include the following supporting documents in order to be approved by the University.

The application form (click here to download) and copies of the following:

  • Valid form of photo ID (National ID or Passport or DP)
  • Any academic qualifications with certificates and transcripts where available (even if you partially completed a programme please send the transcript)
  • Job letter (if using IT work experience to support your application)
  • IT professional certifications to support your application
  • Resume

Note: Documents must be submitted via email to BSc@CTSCollege.com with the subject 'BSc IT'

Note: It is FREE to apply!

Student Support

Programme Management

The programme management team is responsible for the management of this programme. If you would like further information or clarification on this programme please contact:

Mr. Aaron Narace
Programme Manager
Phone: (868) 328-8594

Ms. Shai-An Baljour
Programme Administrator
Phone: (868) 286-0862

E-mail: BSc@CTSCollege.com

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