Diploma in Information Technology

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

Kampar, Perak, Malaysia

Quick Facts


2 years


Full-time, On-campus



Tuition Fees


Course Structure

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Programming Concepts and Design I
  • Programming Concepts and Design II
  • Principles of Information Systems
  • Web Design and Development
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Object-Oriented Programming Techniques
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer Systems Architecture
  • Fundamentals of Computer Networks
  • Database Development and Applications
  • Web Systems and Technologies
  • GUI and Web Application Programming
  • Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • Calculus and Algebra
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Industrial Training (10 weeks)

Elective I (choose 1):

  • Introduction to Business
  • Mobile Commerce and Marketing

Elective II (choose 1):

  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Data Science

Elective III (choose 1):

  • Business Organisation and Management
  • Cloud Computing for Business

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/O Level Grade C in Mathematics/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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