Diploma in Information & Communication Technology

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Quick Facts


2 years


Full-time, On-campus


Apr, Jul, Aug, Sep

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Coverage of both academic and vocational aspects of the wide area of Computing and Information and Communications Technology
  • Future proof yourself by gaining critical, independent and cooperative learning skills
  • Among the first universities in Malaysia awarded Premier Digital Tech University status by the MDEC and MOHE
  • Ranked top 2.2% university in the world with a 5 Stars Plus rating in the QS World University Rankings 2024

Course Structure

Semester 1:

  • Academic Research Skills
  • Intro to Visual and Interactive Programming
  • Digital Thinking and Innovation
  • Information Systems

Semester 2:

  • Operating Systems and Computer Architecture
  • Programming with Python
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Professional Communications

Semester 3:

  • Database Management
  • Introduction to AI
  • Algebra and Calculus
  • Fundamentals of UI/UX Design

Semester 4:

  • Responsive Web Design & Development
  • Introduction to VRAR and Metaverse
  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Object Oriented Programming

Semester 5:

  • Cyber Security and Forensics
  • Networking Technologies
  • Capstone Project


  • Digital Operations Management
  • Introduction to Internet of Things
  • Introduction to Mobile Technologies

Semester 6:

  • Internship (8 weeks)

Entry Requirements

  • SPM: 3 Credits in at least 3 subjects including Mathematics, with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History)
  • O Level/IGCSE: 3 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 3 subjects at including Mathematics
  • UEC: 3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects including Mathematics
  • Certificate: Pass relevant Certificate Programme or its equivalent
  • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above

Estimated Fees

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