Diploma in Information Technology

UNITAR International University

Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


2.3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Oct

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

Core Modules:

  • Fundamentals of Information Technology
  • Introduction to Management
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Fundamentals of Mathematics
  • Computer System and Organisation
  • Computer Security Ethics
  • Information Security
  • Fundamentals of Statistics
  • Operating Systems
  • Industrial Training


  • Databases
  • Programming Principles and Techniques
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Data Communication and Computer Networking
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Oriented Programming
  • Internet Programming
  • Human Computer Interaction

English Core:

  • English 1
  • English 2
  • English 3

MPU Courses:

  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban/Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (Int)
  • Skill Enhancement/Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Culture and Society
  • Community Service

Areas of Study:

  • Web Programming and Application
  • Computer Systems and Organisation
  • Data Communication and Computer Networking
  • Database
  • Software Quality and Testing
  • IT Project Management
  • Wireless Networks
  • Network and Cloud Administration
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Intelligence

Entry Requirements

  • SPM: Pass with at least credit in any 3 subjects inclusive of Mathematics or any equivalent qualification; OR
  • STPM: Pass with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject or any equivalent qualification and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
  • STAM: Pass with a minimum grade of Maqbul (pass) and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
  • A pass in any qualifications equivalent to Certificate (Level 3, MQF) and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
  • SKM: Pass with level 3, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent and MUST attend bridging courses; OR
  • BTEC: Pass with level 3 and pass SPM or its equivalent, with a minimum of one (1) credit in any subject; OR
  • Entry requirements for admission into the Diploma's programme (level 5, MQF) through APEL as approved by the Ministry of Education (MOHE). Applicants must be/have: 
    • A Malaysian citizen; AND 
    • The candidate should be more than 20 years of age in the year of application
    • Relevant work experience/prior experiential learning; AND
    • Pass the APEL Assessment

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