Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) Communications and Networking

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

Kampar, Perak , Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Jun, Oct

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

  • Analysis and Design of Information Systems
  • Data Communications and Networking
  • Database Development and Applications
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • English for Information Technology
  • Fundamentals of Computer and Information Security
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation and Architecture
  • MPU1
  • MPU1
  • National Language/Other Languages
  • Object-Oriented Programming Practices
  • Probability and Statistics for Computing
  • Programming Concepts and Practices
  • Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Computer System and Network Security
  • Data Structure and Algorithmic Problem Solving
  • Elective Group I
  • Fundamentals of Wireless Communications
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • ICT Elective
  • Information Technology Professional Ethics
  • Internetworking Principles and Practices
  • Introduction to Inventive Problem Solving and Proposal Writing
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Network Switching and Routing
  • Operating Systems
  • Technopreneurship
  • Web Site Design and Development
  • Elective Group I
  • ICT Elective
  • Industrial Training
  • Liberal Arts Elective
  • Mini Project
  • Project I
  • Project II

Elective Group I:

  • Embedded Network
  • Devices Graphics Programming for Mobile Platform
  • Multimedia Networking and Real-Time Transmission
  • Network and Switch Simulation
  • Network Programming
  • Server Management and Administration
  • Software Testing
  • Wireless and Mobile Networking
  • Wireless Security

ICT Elective:

  • Distributed Computer Systems
  • Fundamentals of Business Systems
  • Fundamentals of System Programming
  • Information Technology Project Management
  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design
  • Optical Switching and Networking
  • Server-Side Web Applications Development
  • Software Engineering Principles
  • Teletraffic Engineering

Liberal Arts Elective 1 (Choose 1):

  • Basic Professional Writing
  • Critical Reading and Thinking
  • Interpersonal Communication

Entry Requirements

  • SPTM: 2 Passes of Grade C and a credit in SPM Mathematics/equivalent
  • A Level: 2 Passes of minimum Grade D and a credit in SPM/O Level Mathematics/equivalent
  • UEC: Grade B in 5 subjects and a credit in SPM Mathematics/Grade B in 1 UEC Mathematics subject/equivalent
  • SAM: Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 70 and Grade B in 2 subjects and a credit in SPM/O Level Mathematics/equivalent
  • CPU: Average of 70% in 2 subjects (and 4 other subjects) and a credit in SPM/O Level Mathematics/equivalent
  • Diploma:
    • In the relevant field with CGPA 2.5 and a credit in SPM/O Level Mathematics/equivalent
    • Note: Candidates with CGPA below 2.5 but above 2.0 may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process
  • Foundation/Diploma: In the relevant field and a credit in SPM/O Level Mathematics/equivalent
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government and a credit in SPM/O Level Mathematics/equivalent

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