Diploma in Information Systems and Technology

@ Open University of Sri Lanka - OUSL

The Diploma in Information Systems and Technology (DIST) is your passport to a highly lucrative career in the IT field. The programme is designed in a way that a student who successfully completes the Diploma can find a placement immediately in the IT industry and earn a Bachelor of Software Engineering Degree (confirming to IEEE/ACM curriculum guidelines) while being employed.

The programme offers a set of carefully designed industry-oriented subjects that closely align with the needs of the industry. Special emphasis has been placed to include strong practical skills as well as soft skills sought by the IT companies.

The programme is delivered through online classes, face-to-face interaction, laboratory sessions and printed course materials. Industry-oriented courses are conducted by experts from the industry.


  • 3 passes at GCE (A/L) or equivalent / higher qualifications acceptable to the senate of the OUSL


1 Year

Course Level



Information Technology (IT)

Contact Details

+94 11 2 881081


P.O. Box 21 , Nawala , Nugegoda

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