Diploma in Information Technology (IT)

Be an IT Executive or Administrator

Intake starts in March, July, October

Duration

Full time: 2.5 years

Programme Level

Diploma

Awarding Institution

University of Cyberjaya Main Campus

Intakes

March, July, October
Academic Calendar
Available to International and Domestic students.
(N/0611/4/0066)01/26(MQA/PA13727)05/25

Overview

Is Diploma in Information Technology (IT) for You?

Are you interested to embark into Industry 4.0 and start your career in the computing and technology industry?

The Diploma in Information Technology programme aims to equip graduates with the technical and fundamental knowledge for a computing career in an increasingly competitive employment market. This can be achieved through a blend of academic study and specific computing skills development. This programme also has been designed to produce graduates who will satisfy the needs of employers as well as self-employment in the 21st century, ready to enter the IT market and are prepared to continue learning throughout their life.

Programme Pathway

Graduates of our diploma in IT can consider pursuing the following programme as their next step:

Bachelor in Information Technology (Hons)

Career Impact

Career Prospect

Graduates of the Diploma in Information Technology would be able to embark on a career such as:

  • IT Executives
  • Web Developers
  • System Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Project Executives
  • Software Tester

Career Organisation

Achieving a Diploma in IT can also provide you with opportunities in the following organisations:

  • Software services
  • IT services
  • Internet and end-user organisation

Course Structure

Course Description

Our Diploma in Information Technology programme aims to equip graduates with the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills for a computing career in the Industry 4.0 environment. The programme will produce competent work-ready graduates, ready to tackle the challenges of the IT world and equipped for continuous professional development.


Course Training and Practical

Gain hands-on experience through practical training with industry partners, enhancing your readiness for the tech job market.

Year 1

  • Principles of Information Technology
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Principles of Networking
  • English for Information Technology
  • Principles of Management
  • Fundamentals of System Analysis and Design
  • English 1
  • Programming Concepts & Design
  • Database System
  • Elective 1
  • Operating System
  • Computer Architecture

Year 2

  • Internet Programming
  • Web Page Design
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Elective 2 & 3
  • Information Systems Security
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Data Structure
  • Data Communication
  • Artificial Intelligence

Year 3

  • Internship
  • E-Commerce
  • Multimedia Technology
  • Computer Human Interaction
  • Digital Ethics

The Experience

Who is teaching?

Experienced lecturers provide teaching and learning.  We also employ adjunct professors to share their knowledge and skills on information technology from a practical perspective.

The Diploma in Information Technology programme is taught with the following methodologies:

  • Lectures and tutorials
  • Case studies
  • Practical projects
  • Field trips
  • Industrial training

On Campus Learning

Classes are held at Cyberjaya Campus with our state of the art facilities.
Virtual Tour of University Cyberjaya Campus

Off Campus Learning

Learning will also take place in real-world scenarios where students are posted with the industry.

Solve World Challenges

Since its inception in the late 1950s, information technology has become pivotal in ensuring the functionality of businesses, communities, and broader society. With a Diploma in IT, you can transition into numerous career paths, adapting to and shaping technological advancements. At UoC, we provide top-quality facilities and expert guidance, preparing you to excel and lead in the evolving tech landscape.

Entry Requirement

Qualification

Requirement

SPM
SPM

Pass with 3 credits, including Mathematics

STPM
STPM

Pass with a minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in any subject and Credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent.

STAM
STAM

Pass with a minimum Maqbul grade and a Mathematics credit at SPM level or its equivalent.

UEC
Certificate

Minimum Grade C in 3 subjects including Mathematics

IGCSE
O-level

Minimum Grade C in 3 subjects including Mathematics

MQF
Certificate

A certificate (MQF Level 3) in any qualification with a minimum of CGPA 2.00

SKM
Other

Pass SKM Level 3 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent.

For International Students Only

Minimum IELTS score of 4.0 or equivalent

How to Apply

Applications can be made using our Online Registration System.
01
Create Account
Create an account in Student System
02
Documentation
Complete your documentations
03
Choose
Choose your programme
04
upload
Upload your documents
05
submit
Submit your application

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