Bachelor of Science in Information Technology – B.Sc. IT Course


B.Sc. IT stands for Bachelors of Science in Information Technology, it is a degree awarded to the students who successfully complete their graduation in I. T. field as per guidelines and instruction of Mumbai University (MU). It is a three-year full time degree course which an individual can do from any MU affiliated college. The course mainly focuses on dealing with databases, software, networking etc. B. Sc.  I. T. degree covers databases creation & management, programming, web designing, software testing, computer networking, software development and computer systems. B. Sc.  I. T Course is divided in six semesters for the tenure of three years, two semesters per years. For the first two years all the four semesters are conducted by the respective colleges under MU guidance and for third year the examination is conducted at state level

B.Sc. IT Course Details

 B. Sc. I. T. Course Details
Name of courseBachelors of Science in Information Technology
Commonly known asB Sc. I. T.
Conducting UniversityMumbai University
Time Period3 years

B.Sc. IT Eligibility Criteria 

  1. Applicant should be HSC passed from recognized board
  • Applicant from Maharashtra Board is eligible
  • If applicants is from other board eligibility certificate issued by the Eligibility Section, University of Mumbai is must
  1. Applicant should be from either Commerce/ Science background

Note: If candidate is from commerce he/she must have chosen mathematics as a subject in HSC

  1. An Applicant must minimum required percentage as demanded by the university / respective colleges
  2. An applicant must score minimum 45% marks in aggregate (open) and 40% marks in aggregate (for reserved category)
  3. Students with post H.S.C. – Diploma in Computer Engineering / Computer Science / Computer Technology / Information Technology and allied branches of I. T. will be eligible for direct admission to the Second Year of B.Sc. (IT).

Note: Diploma should be recognized by the Board of Technical Education or any other recognized Government body.

B.Sc. IT Syllabus

B.Sc. IT CourseThe syllabus mentioned here is as per Mumbai University and is applicable only to the colleges who are affiliated to Mumbai University

The course is for the tenure of 3 years, each year having two semesters

Syllabus for First year of B. Sc.  I. T.

First Semester
Introduction to information theory and applications.
Mathematics I
Introduction to Digital electronics.
Digital Computer Fundamentals
Introduction to Programming.
Second Semester
Mathematics II.
Design and analysis of algorithms.
Tele Communication systems
Professional Skill Development course.
Computer Graphics.

Syllabus for Second year B. Sc.  I. T.

Third Semester
Computational Mathematics.
Systems Programming.
Object Oriented Programming.
Computer Networks.
Logic, Discrete Mathematical Structures.
Fourth Semester
Data base concepts and Systems.
Operating Systems.
C++ and Java.
SW Engineering.

Syllabus for Third year B. Sc.  I. T.

Fifth Semester
Internet Security.
Visual Basic 6.
SQL 2.

Elective I (Select one of following)

  • Embedded Systems and Programming.
  • Web Design and Internet based applications.
  • Advanced Java.

Elective II (Select one of following)

  • ERP Systems.
  • Management information Systems.

Note: There are three compulsory subject and candidate can chose any one of the following Elective

No details about sixth semester is given by the Mumbai University

B.Sc. IT Course Fees Structure

Fees structure as per Mumbai University

Fees detailsAmount
Tuition FeeRs. 4,000/-
Library FeeRs. 600/-
Gymkhana FeeRs. 100/-
Laboratory FeeRs. 2,000/-
Examination FeeRs. 600/-
OthersRs. 200/-
Total /SemesterRs. 7,500/-
Total /YearRs. 15,000/-

Disclaimer: Note that fees mentioned is as per MU different institution may charge different fees as per their institutional needs.

Top 10 B.Sc. IT Colleges in Mumbai

The table below shows the ranking, placements and ranks of top 15 B. Sc.  I. T. Colleges in Mumbai

RankCollegeReputation rankInfrastructure rankPlacements rank
1St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi111
2St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai222
3Loyola College, Chennai343
4St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata434
5Presidency College, Kolkata555
6Christ College, Bangalore666
7Hansraj College, New Delhi777
8Fergusson College, Pune10911
9Madras Christian College, Chennai111110
10Presidency College, Chennai888
11Stella Maris College, Chennai121212
12Miranda House, New Delhi151516
13St. Joseph’s college, Bangalore9109
14Sri Venkateswara College, New Delhi141415
15K J Somaiya, Mumbai131313


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