Course Details

Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) in Computer System Security

Universiti Kuala Lumpur




  • Description
    IT and computing have evolved from time to time. Ever since the dawn of the internet, confidentiality, authenticity, and integrity of information had become an issue. Threats such as Hacking, Malicious Codes, and Application Vulnerability have changed how IT benefits the human race. This programme is uniquely designed to fulfill the demand for the computer security professional in the job market where network security, information security management, secure software, secure software development and cyber forensic areas apply in an organization which requires them.
    Field of Study

    Information Technology

    Duration (Years)


    Course Fees

    RM 70400 (USD 16761)

    MQA No.


  • Intake (Month)

    September & January

Entry Requirements


    Pass in STPM with min Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in any 2 subjects and a credits in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent

  • A-level

    Pass A-level with min Grade D in any 2 subjects and a credit in Mathematics at O-level or equivalent qualification

  • Matriculation/Foundation

    Pass in Foundation or Matriculation with min CGPA 2.00 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent.

  • Other

    Pass International Baccalaureate (IB) with min 24 points.

  • Direct Entry to Year 2 of Degree

    Diploma in Computer Science OR Software Engineering OR Technology Information OR Information System or equivalent to a minimum CGPA of 2.5 and credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR Any Diploma in science and technology or business studies with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 may be admitted depending on the assessment process.

  • Other

    Other qualifications of 12 years of schooling which is the highest school qualificaiton in the county of origin.

  • English Requirements
    IELTS 5.0

Programme Structure

  • Year 1

    Semester 1

    Discrete Mathematics for IT

    Principles of Computer Programming

    Introduction to Computing and Information Systems

    Fundamental English

    Malaysian Studies

    Co-Curriculum I


    Semester 2

    Object-Oriented Programming

    Information Security

    Computer Organization

    CCNA I

    Co-Curriculum II

    Cyber Law

  • Year 2

    Semester 3

    Data Structure and Algorithm

    Database Management Systems

    Advanced Networking

    Professional English I

    Innovation Management

    Moral/Islamic Studies

    Semester 4

    Operating Systems

    Professional English II


    System Administration

    Bahasa Kebangsaan A

    Elective I

  • Year 3

    Semester 5

    Internet Programming

    Network Security

    Secure Software Development

    Research Methodology

    Elective II

    Semester 6

    Operating System Security

    Software and System Vulnerabilities

    Final Project

    Elective III

    Project Management

    Mandarin I

  • Year 4

    Semester 7

    Advanced Network Security

    Cyber Forensics

    Elective IV

    Final Year Project II

    Mandarin II

    Semester 8

    Industrial Training

  • Internship/ Work Experience

    Semester 8

Additional Information

  • Fees
    RM 70400 (USD 16761)

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