Department of Information Technology


Welcome to the Department of Information Technology.

The IT Department is one of the Five Departments in the Faculty of Science and I.T, Engineering, Art and Design. The information explosion together with developments in technology have led to the convergence of traditional communication media and turned the Information Era into a web of integrated communication connections. This integration of paper publications, broadcast media and the web has given rise to a whole new generation of opportunities and careers and necessitates the training of information intermediaries and content producers. You can become part of this highly competitive and futuristic environment by enrolling for one of our exciting Degrees, Diplomas or Certificate courses. Become an information specialist, knowledge manager, multimedia developer or publisher.

We are particularly proud of our extensive opportunities for student and Academic research, our nationally and internationally recognised Course collaboration programs at the Department and Faculty level with Kyamboggo University, Nakawa Vocational Institute, NIIT in India, Government bodies like Masaka Municipal Council, add great impetus to achieving our desired mission.

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To be a leading department in the University with capacity to respond to contemporary national social-economic challenges through training, research and technical guidance


To provide training, research and technical guidance responsive to national social – economic needs

Departmental Core values

  • Professionalism
  • Respect for Diversity
  • Tenacity
  • Team spirit

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Main Courses

  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Library and Information Science
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Library and Information Science
  • Advanced Certificate in Information Technology
  • Advanced Certificate in Mobil Phone Repair Technology