Diploma in Computer Science (Data Science)

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Segamat, Johor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


2 years


Full-time, On-campus



Tuition Fees


Course Structure

  • Problem Solving and Programming
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Calculus and Algebra
  • Web Design and Development
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Statistics I
  • Database Development and Applications
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Data Driven Marketing
  • Statistics II
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Data Science with Python
  • Introduction to Data Mining
  • Object-Oriented Programming Techniques
  • Computer Systems Architecture
  • Fundamentals of Computer Networks
  • Big Data Techniques
  • Operating Systems
  • Industrial Training

Elective I (Choose 1):

  • Mobile Application Development
  • Web Systems and Technologies

Elective II (Choose 1):

  • Windows Application Programming
  • Advanced Java Programming

Elective III (Choose 1):

  • Electronic Commerce
  • Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence

Entry Requirements

  • SPM: 3 Credits in the relevant subjects
  • O Level: 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects
  • UEC: 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
  • Certificate: Relevant certificate accredited by MQA OR Relevant Skilled/Technical/Vocational Certificate recognised by the Malaysian Government
  • Compulsory subjects:
    • SPM Credit in Additional Mathematics/O Level Grade C in Mathematics-Additional/UEC Grade B in one mathematics subject
    • SPM pass/O Level grade E (pass)/UEC grade C in English Language**
  • ** Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language conducted by TAR UMT is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English Language at SPM/O Level/UEC.
  • Note:
    • SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in Sejarah.
    • Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.
    • Equivalent qualifications/qualifications from Other Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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