Course Details

Diploma in Information Technology

UNITAR International University




  • Description
    Diploma in Information Technology helps students to develop greater knowledge and enterprise skills to manage and deliver results in the field of information technology. From the fundamentals of mathematics and programming to algorithms and data structures, this programme explores a cross section of areas in this rapidly developing industry.
    Field of Study

    Computing & IT

    Duration (Years)

    2 1/2 years

    Course Fees

    RM 26,460 (USD 6,300)

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  • Intake (Month)

    Jan, April, Sept

Entry Requirements

    Pass SPM or its equivalent, with at least credit in three (3) subjects including Mathematics; OR Pass STPM or its equivalent, with a minimum Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in any subjects and credit in Mathematics in SPM or its equivalent
  • Other
    Pass STAM with a minimum Grade Maqbul and credit in Mathematics in SPM or its equivalent; OR Pass Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3, and credit in Mathematics in SPM or its equivalent; OR Pass with any recognized related Technical / Vocational/ Computing certificate with one (1) year relevant work experience or one (1) semester bridging programme; OR Pass BTEC Level 3 and pass SPM or its equivalent, with a minimum of one (1) credit in any subject; OR Any recognized qualifications that is equivalent to certificate (MQF, Level 3) and credit in Mathematics in SPM or its equivalent. Applicants into the Diploma’s programmes (level 5, MQF) through APEL, must be a Malaysian citizen aged more than 20 years of age in the year of application with relevant work experience/ prior experiential learning and passed APEL assessment.
  • English Requirements
    IELTS 4

Programme Structure

  • Semester 1

    English I

    Fundamentals of Information Technology

    Introduction to Management

  • Semester 2

    English 2

    Fundamentals of Programming

    Fundamentals of Multimedia

    Fundamentals of Internet and Web Publishing

    Fundamentals of Mathematics

    Computer System and Organisation

  • Semester 3

    Pengajian Malaysia 2/Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (Int)

    English 3

    Fundamentals of Statistics


    Programming Principles and Techniques

  • Semester 4

    System Analysis and Design

    Data Communication and Computer Networking

  • Semester 5

    Skill Enhancement/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A

    Culture and Society

    Algorithms and Data Structures

    Object Oriented Programming

    Internet Programming

  • Semester 6

    Community Service

    Human Computer Interaction

    Information Security

    Elective 1

    Elective 2

  • Semester 7

    Industrial Training

  • Semester 8

    Electives selection:

    Software Quality and Testing

    Multimedia System and Techniques

    Computer Security Ethics

    Operating Systems

Additional Information

  • Fees
    RM 26,460 (USD 6,300)

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