Bachelors of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology (B.Sc. CSIT)

Affiliation: Tribhuvan University

Faculty: Institute of Science and Technology

Duration: 4 years

System: Semester System

Evaluation: Percentage Basis

Course Introduction

Bachelors of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology (B.Sc. CSIT) is a four year course affiliated to Tribhuvan University designed to provide the students with all sorts of knowledge in the field of Information Technology and Computing.

The program involves, in addition to conventional lectures, a great  deal of practical and project works. The program develops the underlying principles of both Computer Science and Information Technology and shows how these principles can be applied into the real world problems. This program develops the skills that are essential for both computer professionals and IT specialists.

The design and implementation of B.Sc. CSIT course offers new challenges when compared to the traditional computing environment. The recent emergence of global business, new technologies for data processing and data communication / networking environment, equip specialized science graduates to focus on professional careers in Information Technology. B.Sc. CSIT course provides the students with adequate theoretical and practical knowledge which will enable students to effectively participate in solving the complex problem of the IT industry.


Mission of the Course

The mission of the B.Sc. CSIT course is to prepare the students to pursue career advancement in the field of information technology. At the completion of this degree, a student will be able to design the real world e-media products or create technical solutions to hardware and software problems, depending on the chosen area and electives.

However, the main aim of the B.Sc. CSIT program can be enlisted as:
Salient Features of the Course


Eligibility to Study

The candidate applying for B.Sc. CSIT program:

»» All three: Biology, Physical and Computer group students of +2 level are eligible to apply for the course.

»» A student eligible to study the B.Sc. CSIT course should collect and submit the admission form from any of the B.Sc. CSIT colleges. The admission form generally opens during Shrawan or Bhadra every year.


Curricular Structure

The B.Sc. CSIT curriculum is designed by closely following the course practiced in accredited international universities and institutions, subject to the condition that the intake students are from twelve year of schooling in the science stream or equivalent from any university recognized by Tribhuvan University. In addition to the core computer science course and elective courses, the program offers service course to meet the need of high technology applications. The foundation and allied courses are designed to meet the need of undergraduate academic program requirements, and the service course are designed to meet the need of market demand and fast changing computer technology and application. Students enrolled in the four year B.Sc. CSIT program are required to take course in design and implementations of computer software systems, information technology and foundation of the theoretical model of computer science and functional background of computer hardware. All students are required to complete a minimum of 126 credit hours of computer science and allied courses.

B.Sc. CSIT program comprises of the following courses:


Credit Hours

Computer Science Core Courses


Natural Science Elective Courses


Mathematics Courses


English Courses


Social Science & Management Courses


Computer Science Elective Courses


Internship and Project


Total Credit hours



Grading System

The score of the students is evaluated on the basis of the percentage secured in the subjects. The grading system is maintained on the foundation of the percentage secured and is accompanied as follows:

  • Distinction: 80% and above.
  • First Division: 70% and above.
  • Second Division: 55% and above.
  • To Pass: At least 40% of the marks must be secured.


Job Prospectives

B.Sc. CSIT graduates have a prosperous career opportunity at different government, non-government, private and public organizations, software companies, telecommunications, computer networking companies etc. especially as a:

  • Software Developer
  • Web Developer
  • Network Administrator
  • Database Administrator
  • IT Manager/Officer
  • Cryptographer
  • Ergonomics Program Designer
  • System Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Document Specialist
  • Information System Auditor
  • Artificial Intelligence Specialist
  • Technical Writer
  • Information System Manager
  • Database Operator
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