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Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma Teknologi Maklumat

This programme is designed to provide a comprehensive, internationally recognised diploma programme in information technology that produces professionals with leadership skills who are knowledgeable and competent in information technology industries and technopreneurial activities.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    To produce graduates who are knowledgeable, competent, and innovative, which will contribute towards the human capital in information technology related industry.
  • PEO 2
    To produce graduates who have effective leadership and teamwork skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their role in the industry.
  • PEO 3
    To produce graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement
  • PEO 4
    To produce graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
  • PEO 5
    To produce graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in information technology will be able to:

  • PLO1
    Demonstrate the ability to articulate and document work-flow and processes during project development
  • PLO2
    Apply skills and principles of lifelong learning in academic and career development
  • PLO3
    Communicate effectively with peers, clients, superiors and society at large
  • PLO4
    Demonstrate teamwork, interpersonal, entrepreneurial and social skills
  • PLO5
    Demonstrate professionalism and social and ethical considerations in accordance with ethical and legal principles
  • PLO6
    Obtain, analyse and document user requirements for real-world projects
  • PLO7
    Develop appropriate IT solutions in relevant areas
  • PLO8
    Design and manage computer networks or information system
  • PLO9
    Provide technical support, configure, deploy and maintain computer solutions
  • PLO10
    Interpret information and system models for an organisation’s functional areas
Career Information

Graduates from this field will have excellent opportunities to work as :

  • Programmer
  • Analyst Programmer
  • Web Developer
  • IT Officer
  • Technician
Semester 1
  • Principles of Information Technology
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Technical Mathematics 1
  • Computer Architecture
  • Foreign Language 1**
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Local)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International

Semester 2
  • Technical Mathematics 2
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Java Programming
  • Operating System
  • Foreign Language 2**
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Competency English

Semester 3
  • Database Systems
  • Introduction to Discrete Mathematics for IT
  • Object-Oriented System Analysis and Design
  • Communication English 1
  • Amalan Islam di Malaysia (L-M)
  • Religious Practices in Malaysia (I & L-NM)
  • Culture & Lifestyle in Malaysia 1
  • Elective 1 ***

Semester 4
  • PHP Web Programming
  • Data Structure
  • IT Project Management
  • Communication English 2
  • Co-Curriculum*
  • Elective 2 ***

Semester 5
  • IOT Data Analytic
  • Computer Networks
  • Final Year Project
  • Elective 3 ***

Semester 6
  • Industrial Training

  • Interface Design
  • ASP.NET Programming
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Operating System Administration
  • Basic Graphic Design

  • Entry Requirement:
    Local Student

    • Pass in SPM or its equivalent with at least three (3) credits; OR
    • Pass in O-Level or its equivalent with at least three (3) credits; OR
    • Recognized related Technical and Vocational Certificate or its equivalent with one (1) year of relevant work experience or a minimum of one (1) semester of bridging programme; OR
    • Pass in Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 and Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with at least one (1) credit; OR
    • Pass in Sijil Vokasional Malaysia (SKM) (MQF Level 3) qualification been recognized by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran (JPK), government of Malaysia and according to approval by UniKL Senate
    • Pass in Sijil Vokasional Malaysia (SVM) qualification been recognized by government of Malaysia and according to approval by UniKL Senate. SVM is recognized as equivalent to 3 credits SPM for candidates who obtain;
        • Academic CGPA is equal to or greater than 2.00;
        • Vocational CGPA is equal to or greater than 2.67 and competent in all vocational modules;
        • Credit in Bahasa Melayu with SVM Code 1104;
        • Pass in Sejarah for graduate cohort 2013-2016

    International Student

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Programme Status:
Full Accredited

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (R3/0611/4/0049) 06/29, MQA/FA14990

Information and Computing Technology

Study Mode:
Full Time & Part Time

Study Level:


2.5 years(Full Time) & 4.5 years(Part Time)

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