Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology

“An information technology course could lead to a future in health, transport, finance, media, manufacturing, automotive and beyond.”

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

  • Program Name: Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology
  • Validated/ Awarded by: Swinburne University of Technology (Vietnam)
  • Type of Course: Full-time, degree-awarded program
  • Duration: 3 Years (9 Semesters)
  • Intake: January | May | September
  • Accreditation: Globally-accepted
  • Tuition fee: USD 20,000

We believe it’s essential to be technologically savvy in a world where technology is so much a part of daily life. That’s why we offer information technology courses at Swinburne.

Our information technology courses take you on an exploration of the IT field. We provide the foundational knowledge and industry skills you need to apply information technologies to a range of settings. For example, you’ll learn how to develop products and services that improve lives, drive the digital entertainment business or provide technical assistance to business and industry: It’s just a matter of choosing the course that suits the future you can picture.

By the time you graduate, you’ll have the confidence and skills to apply your knowledge to the workplace.

WHY CHOOSE IT PROGRAM AT SWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY (VIETNAM)?

At Swinburne, students are at the centre of everything we do.

  • Swinburne’s top global education: Commitment to the high-quality teaching from Swinburne (Australia) to produce career-ready graduates. Programs are provided with educational leaders in science, technology, innovation, business and design.
  • Affordable price and accessible process: Students in Vietnam will immerse themselves into an international learning environment and global education and training with an affordable price. Students are also financially supported with a range of scholarships sponsored by Swinburne (Vietnam).
  • Pioneering digital transformation: Swinburne (Vietnam) recognises the importance of digital transformation, with main majors related to IT, Big Data, Internet of Things, as students would be able to apply what they have learnt into practice.
  • Global citizen program provided: Students participate in the Uni Entry Program, which orientates students to become a global citizen. The program provides students the opportunity to enhance their ability to work in multicultural and multidisciplinary teams while exploring sustainability topics.
  • Industry – linked projects: On-the-job training provided for students to experience the real workplace environment and gain real knowledge during the course. FPT Corporation’s impressive network of industry links provide students with valuable work experience opportunities.
  • Self-improvement: Students are allowed to grow themselves and become better. The innovative teaching and learning do not focus only on academic field, but also students’ personal and professional skills.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
As computers and computer systems have become an integral part of everyday life, the need for highly skilled software engineers has increased significantly. For a well-qualified Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology graduate, limitless opportunities are offered, from large international corporations to local firms. Graduates with excellent academic achievements are also eligible to continue their quest for higher education and attend postgraduate program. This program’s graduates aspire to work in positions such as:

  • Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Software Consultant
  • Software Architect
  • Programmer
  • System Analyst
  • Project Manager/ Product Manager
  • Application Developer
  • Database Analyst
  • Network Architect

COURSE STRUCTURE

Year 1: Core Units

It is compulsory for students to complete 8 core units, which is equal to 100 credit points for the first year.

  • Problem Solving with ICT
  • Database Analysis and Design
  • Introduction to Business Information Systems Web Development
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Information Technology Project
  • Professional Issues in Information Technology Information Technology Project Management 

Year 2:

Students follow 8 units of study from one of the following Majors: Software Technology, Data Management, Systems Management (100 credit points)

Year 3:

Students choose to study Eight 8 units of Other studies (100 credit points) comprising of a co-major, minor/s, advanced minor/s or electives OR choose to participate On-the-job Training (OJT).

ON-THE-JOB TRAINING

Undergraduate students at Swinburne (Vietnam) have the opportunity to undertake a 4-month OJT as an integrated feature of their course. OJT is a full-time work placement for 4 months that allows students to apply their discipline learning from university in industry, develop their employability skills and understand the professional world of work. With the notable success in IT, FPT has a number of partnerships with leading corporations who offer opportunities to undertake a placement relevant to your course of study. 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

1. Academic Qualification

All applicants should have Senior Secondary Certificate/ Higher Secondary Certificate at grade C (Credit) or above in at least 4 subjects (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English included) or equivalent qualifications.

2. English proficiency

Minimum score from one of the following tests: IELTS 6.0 OR B2 OR equivalent English Language Certificate.
If you do not meet the minimum requirements of language, you may still be considered for admission based on your result of interview to take a Uni Entry Course before enrolling in the undergraduate course.

(Test score must be valid at the time of submission)

ADMISSION PROCEDURE

STEP 1: Information Research and Consultation

Contact International Admission office through email, Whatsapp, website, phone, etc.

STEP 2: Submission of Application

Submit all required documents for admission

Prepare the first installment of tuition fees

STEP 3: Offer Letter and Fee Plan

Receive of Conditional Offer letter and Fee Plan

Accept for admission and scholarship (if qualified)

STEP 4: Receive of Admission Letter

Transfer the first (or all) installment of tuition fees

Receive Admission Letter and Visa Reference Code

Prepare for travel

STEP 5: Post Enrollment

Submit original copies of required documents

Contact Student Services for preparation of study

CONTACT US

FPT UNIVERSITY GLOBAL OFFICE

Address: FPT University, Hoa Lac High-tech Park, Thach That, Hanoi, Vietnam

Email: international.admission@fpt.edu.vn

Phone: +84 24 6291 5066

Hotline: +84 354 235 298/+84 393 815 182 (Whatsapp, Viber, Line)

Skype: FPT University Global Office