Diploma in Information Technology

Provided by London School of Business and Finance


Awarded by LSBF Singapore

Course introduction


The Diploma in Information Technology (DIT) further builds upon the skillsets of the Foundation Diploma in Infocomm Technology and can be taken on its own where entry requirements are met. It prepares one for a career in IT across a wide spectrum of industries and is suitable for those who wish to upskill themselves in the workplace, or as a progression pathway to higher education.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

- Information Systems Modelling & Design 
- Maths for Computing 
- Software Development 
- Computer Systems & Networks
- Web Technologies
- Cloud Computing
- Security Architecture
- Security Administration

Entry Requirements

Minimum Age: 18

Minimum Academic Entry Requirement
Local students shall possess one of the following:
- Two passes in GCE ‘A’ Level Examinations
- International Baccalaureate (24 points)
- Local Polytechnic Diploma in any field

International Students shall possess one of the following:
- Completion of Year 12 High School Qualification or equivalent qualification from respective home countries
- Completed International Baccalaureate (24 points)
- Equivalent Local Polytechnic Diploma in any field in respective home countries

Minimum English Language Entry Requirement
Both local and international students must fulfill the minimum English language entry requirement of one of the following:
- Achieved grade C6 or better in the English language in ‘O’ level
- Passed in the English Language in Year 10 High School qualification or equivalent
- Achieved IELTS 5.5/TOEFL 500
- Completed LSBF Preparatory Course in English Upper Intermediate Level
- Successfully passed the LSBF English Placement Test

Students with non-standard entry requirements will be assessed on a case-by-case basis subject to approval of the Academic Board.

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

8 months (full-time), 12 months (part-time)

Fees & Funding

SGD $5,550 (local students) / SGD $7,500 (international students)