University of Technology, Jamaica

Undergraduate Programme

Majors: Entry Requirements:
  • 5 CSEC/GCE O-Level passes inclusive of English Language and Mathematics at grade 1, 2 and 3 (from June 1998) or GCE O-Level passes at A, B or C or equivalent.
  • Candidates are required to pass an aptitude test scheduled for December 16- 17, 2017 (for Early Bird applicants) and February 17-18, 2018 (for Regular applicants). An interview may be required
Career Opportunities (This list is not exhaustive):

Software Engineers, Applications Programmers, Network Specialists, Database Designers, Multimedia Specialists, Internet Security Specialists, Database Administrator, Programmer, Systems Analyst, Computer Support Systems Specialist

Normal Duration:

4 years

Cost per Semester:



Papine Campus - 237 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6


The Bachelor of Computer Science or Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (abbreviated BCompSc or BCS or BS CS or B.Sc. CS) is a type of bachelor's degree, usually awarded after three or four years of collegiate study in computer science, but possibly awarded in fewer years depending on factors such as an institution's course requirements and academic calendar. In some cases it can be awarded in five years. In general, computer science degree programs emphasize the mathematical and theoretical foundations of computing.

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