Upgrade the Technology Skills with IT Courses in Zambia -TAU
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TAU is a top university in Zambia, and our Bachelors of Information Technology program provides a strong foundation in the field. It is a four-year program that is designed to make your entry into the field of IT smooth and seamless.


English: Credit or better
Mathematics: Merit or better
Biology: Credit or better
Chemistry: Credit or better
Physics: Credit or better

Structure of the program

Year 1 14 Credits
Communication Skills 4
Principles of Management 4
Introduction to Global Culture and Ethics 4
Capstone Project 2
Year 2 14 Credits
Fundamentals of Computers 4
Computer Organization & Architecture 4
Basic Mathematics and Statistics 4
Capstone Project 2
Year 3 14 Credits
Introduction to Operating System 4
Introduction to Database & MYSQL 4
Installing Configuring and Administering Windows Server 4
Capstone Project 2
Year 4 14 Credits
Major Paper I 4
Major Paper II 4
Major Paper III 4
Capstone Project 2

Selection Factors

Students applying to Texila American University (TAU) are selected on the basis of their academic, personal, and extracurricular abilities. Each student will be assessed based on the educational background, age, and intended course of study. Additionally, students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of a successful career in their respective fields.

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What Do You Gain?

Learning Outcomes
Graduates of our BIT program will be able to:

Identify, analyze, and solve computing problems
Function in a team environment toward shared organizational goals
Apply mathematics and computing knowledge relevant to the field of IT
Understand personal and professional ethics and apply them in a corporate setting

Career Opportunity

Graduates of this program can opt for job opportunities in various sectors and function as:

Web Designer
System Analyst
Software Developer
System Administrator
Application Programmers
Information Technologists
Forensic Computer Analyst
Computer Network Architect
Information Systems Managers

Further Study Opportunities

The bachelor’s of information technology program paves the way for further academic pursuits as well. One can pursue several master’s programs such as:

M.Sc. in Computer Science
M.Sc. in Information Technology
M.Sc. in Strategic ICT Leadership
M.Sc. in Information Engineering


Adamson Mukhalipi

Mr. Adamson Mukhalipi

“TAU’s flexible payment plan is extremely helpful & online exams help you pursue your course without leaving your hometown.”

Mary Odokua

Ms. Mary Odokua

“It was an awesome experience being with Texila which had helped me to become a successful doctor today”

Iquo Okon

Ms. Iquo Okon Williams

“I am proud to identify with Texila American University as a student because the standard is high, & its technological advancement.”