Higher Nationals in Computing

18 Months
Awarding Body
Pearson UK
Batch Schedule
Weekdays, Weekend

About Pearson

BTEC qualifications are awarded by Pearson, the UK’s largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications that are globally recognized and benchmarked.

BTEC Higher Nationals are internationally-recognized higher education qualifications at level 4 and 5 that are equivalent to the first and second years of a university degree, providing progression to both university and employment. 

BTEC Higher Nationals are delivered at both universities and colleges in 60 countries around the world. They are an ideal choice for students seeking an affordable and relevant route to a degree or employment. BTEC Higher Nationals in Computing qualification is made up of units which are internally assessed through assignments. These tasks and activities emphasize the practical application of the assessment criteria, allowing students to provide evidence in a variety of work-related format. Transform yourself with this qualification leading to a Degree from a UK University by studying with us right here in York Graduate Campus Kelaniya.

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Entry Requirments  

  • GCE A/L (Local/London) minimum of 2 passes in main subjects in any stream
  • Students with pending GCE A/L (Local/London) results in any stream (Failed to achieve minimum of 2 passes in GCE A/L (Local/London). required to complete the diploma in IT offered by York Graduate Campus.
  • GCE O/L (local/London) 06 simple passes including English and Mathematics and a recognized Diploma Programme

Our HND Business Management Course Covers :
– Cyber Security
– Software Engineering
– Networking
– General Computing

Guiding you to invest in your career with a Degree in 4 different majors in Computing –

  • Software Engineering
  • Networking
  • Cyber Security
  • General Computing.

    We put the learner at the center of everything we do, because wherever learning flourishes, so do people.

    Modules : Year 1

    Semester 1
    Professional Practice
    Database Design Concepts

    Semester 2
    Managing a successful Computing Project
    Math’s for Computing
    Website Design and Development

    Modules : Year 2

    Semester 3
    Computing Research Project 1
    Business Intelligence
    System Analysis and Design
    Emerging Technologies

    Semester 4
    Managing a successful Computing Project
    Math’s for Computing
    Website Design and Development

    Which will lead you to specialize in: -

    Software Engineering


    Cyber Security

    General computing


    (Options – Select only One Option out of 4)

    Option One: General Computing

    Computing Research project II
    Database Management Systems
    Commerce and strategy
    User Experience and interface Design

    Option Two: Software Engineering

    Computing research Project II
    Discrete Math’s
    Data Structures and Algorithms
    Advance Programming

    Option Three: Networking

    Computing Research Project II
    Transport Network Design
    Cloud Computing
    Network Security

    Option Four: Cyber Security

    Computing Research Project II
    Information Security management

    Leading to Career Opportunities in: -

    System Engineer
    Network Engineer
    Data Network Engineer
    Computer Hardware and Networking Professional
    Network security engineer
    IT Administrator
    Network Designer System Engineer
    Network Administrator
    Software Engineer
    Network Administrator
    System administrator
    Academic and etc..


    Globally recognized qualification

    Direct entry into 3rd year of a Information Technology degree from a world recognized UK University
    (UGC Recognized)

    Equivalent to 1st and 2nd years of a UK Honors Degree

    Experienced & Friendly Lecturer Panel

    Flexible Payment Plans

    Cutting edge curriculum catering to industry demand

    No Exams – only assignments

    Be competitive in the job market

    Friendly and supportive learning environment

    Focus on case studies to put students face-to-face with real-life business situations

    Curriculums linked to real-world business challenges

    Partnership agreements with reputed organizations for paid student internships

    Well-qualified faculty with industry expertise

    Dedicated faculty, many with significant industry experience

    Small interactive classes/ high degree of personal attention