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Diploma of Engineering Technology (Computer & Networking)

Diploma Teknologi Kejuruteraan (Komputer & Rangkaian)

This programme is designed to prepare and equip students with the required technical knowledge and skills for employment in an IT and computer networking field. The knowledge supplied in this program covers the academic and vocational aspects including Cisco Academy Certification and other professional recognition as the added value to compete in the job market. The program is focusing on the advancements in digital technologies to create a constant demand for skilled professionals and exciting digital careers.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO1 : To produce graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative which will contribute towards the requirement of the human capital in the field Engineering Technology.
  • PEO2 : To produce graduates who have effective leadership and team work skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their roles in industries.
  • PEO3 : To produce graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement.
  • PEO4 : To produces graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
  • PEO5 : To produce graduates who are capable to participate in business and technopreneurial activities of the industries.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in computer and networking will be able to:

  • PLO1 : Apply knowledge of applied mathematics, applied science, engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialisation in computer networking to wide practical procedures and practices.
  • PLO2 : Identify and analyse well-defined engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using codified methods of analysis specific to computer networking related.
  • PLO3 : Design solutions for well-defined computer networking technical problems and assist with the design of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • PLO4 : Conduct investigations of well-defined computer networking problems; locate and search relevant codes and catalogues, conduct standard tests and measurements.
  • PLO5 : Apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering and IT tools to well-defined computer networking problems, with an awareness of the limitations.
  • PLO6 : Demonstrate knowledge of the societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to engineering technician practice and solutions to well-defined engineering problems.
  • PLO7 : Understand and evaluate the sustainability and impact of engineering technician work in the solution of well-defined engineering problems in societal and environmental contexts.
  • PLO8 : Understand and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of technician practice.
  • PLO9 : Function effectively as an individual, and as a member in diverse technical teams.
  • PLO10 : Communicate effectively on well-defined computer networking activities with the computer networking community and with society at large, by being able to comprehend the work of others, document their own work, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • PLO11 : Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of computer networking management principles, technopreneurial and apply these to one’s own work, as a member or leader in a technical team and to manage projects in multidisciplinary environments.
  • PLO12 : Recognise the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent updating in the context of specialised technical knowledge.
Career Information

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

  • Assistant Computer System Engineer
  • Assistant Computer Network Engineer
  • Computer System Technician
Semester 1
  • Electronics Fundamentals
  • IT Essentials
  • Introduction To Programming
  • Technical Mathematics 1
  • Competency English
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (L)
Semester 2
  • Digital Electronics
  • Network Fundamentals
  • Programming Application
  • Technical Mathematics 2
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Communication English 1
Semester 3
  • Microprocessor and Microcontroller Systems
  • Network Routing and Switching
  • Operating System Administration
  • Technical Mathematics 3
  • Communication English 2
  • Amalan Islam di Malaysia (L-M)
  • Religious Practices in Malaysia (I & L-NM)
  • Culture & Lifestyle in Malaysia 1
Semester 4
  • Network Design
  • Project Management
  • Foreign Language 1**
  • Voice and Data Cabling
  • Server Administration
  • Co-Curriculum
Semester 5
  • Network Interconnections
  • Final Year Project
  • Foreign Language 2**
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Semester 6 Industrial Training

  • Entry Requirement:
    Local Student

    • Pass in SPM or its equivalent with at least credits (minimum Grade C and higher) in Mathematics and Natural Sciences or Technical Based Subjects; OR
    • Pass in O-Level with minimum Grade C in three (3) subjects including Mathematics and science or technical based subjects; OR
    • Accredited Certificate in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Technical or Malaysian Skills Certificate Level 3 with PT3; or its equivalent; OR
    • Recognized related Technical/Vocational/Skills qualifications AND an adequate and relevant bridging programme; OR
    • Pass Technical/Vocational/Skills qualifications and recognized and approve 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 (R3/0713/4/0004) 06/29, MQA/FA15196

Information and Computing Technology

Study Mode:
Full Time
Part Time

Study Level:


Full Time : 2.5 Years
Part Time : 4.5 Years

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