BACHELOR OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (HONS)

KPT/JPS (FA 0432) 07/21

Develop expertise in computing to solve complex, challenging problems.

The Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in KDU offers students a strong foundation that allows for the adoption and adaptation of new technologies and new ideas. The programme focuses from theory through programming, to cutting-edge development of computing solutions, and also emphasises the critical areas of the dynamic computing industry through its specialisations:
  • Computer Security
  • Mobile Computing
  • Networking 
Upon completion of this programme, graduates will understand how and why various computer processes operate the way they do and be able to create programmes or operating systems that meet specific requirements. They will emerge as highly sought-after experts with interdisciplinary computer science knowledge and skills; often commanding high salaries in this field.
 
Career Options

Computer Security
  • Malware Analyst
  • Network Penetration Tester
  • Security Auditor
  • Security Designer
  • Security Operations Centre Analyst
Mobile Computing
  • Android Mobile Developer
  • iOS Mobile Developer
  • Mobile Application Designer
  • Mobile Designer
Networking
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Security Engineer
  • Network Security Administrator
  • Solutions Architect
  • Support Engineer
  • System Administrator
...and many more
 
Programme Structure
DURATION
3 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU University College, Utropolis Glenmarie
YEAR 1
  • Computer Architecture
  • Computing Mathematics
  • Data Communication & Networking
  • Database Systems
  • Calculus
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Introduction to Security
  • Java Programming
  • Object Oriented System Analysis & Design
  • Academic English 1
YEAR 2
  • Computer Ethics and Law
  • Computer Graphics and Virtual Environments
  • Networks and Operating Systems Programming
  • Principles of Software Engineering
  • Research Methodology
  • Usability Concepts
YEAR 3
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Final Year Project
  • Internship
  • Integrate Consultancy Project
MPU
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Life in Malaysia
  • Hubungan Etnik (Malaysian Students)
  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (Malaysian Students)
  • Pengajian Malaysia 3 (International Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Students)
Specialisations
YEAR 2
SPECIALISATION
NETWORKINGMOBILE COMPUTINGCOMPUTER SECURITY
  • Computer System Security
  • Wireless and Mobile Technology
  • Wireless Network
  • Computer System Security
  • Wireless and Mobile Security
  • Wireless and Mobile Technology
  • Computer System Security
  • Wireless and Mobile Security
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures
YEAR 3
SPECIALISATION
NETWORKINGMOBILE COMPUTINGCOMPUTER SECURITY
  • Network Design
  • Network Security
  • Network Switching
  • Internet and Web Development
  • Mobile Programming and Screen Design 1
  • Mobile Programming and Screen Design 2
  • Computer Forensics
  • Network Security
  • Penetration Testing

 
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
2017 INTAKE DATES
  • 9 Jan
  • 11 May
  • 4 Sep
ESTIMATED FEES
  • RM54,380 (MALAYSIAN STUDENT)   

  • RM59,080 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENT)
*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available

INSTALMENT PAYMENT PLAN

Programme

No. of
Semesters

No. of Instalments
Per Semester

Maximum No.
of Instalments

Foundation Studies (Art and Technology)

3

3

9

Foundation Studies (Science)

3

3

9

Diploma in Computer Studies

5

3

15

Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons)

8

3

24

Bachelor of Game Development (Hons)

8

3

24

Bachelor of Software Engineering (Hons)

8

3

24

Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • GCE A Level / STPM :
2 Principles Passes
  • UEC :
Min. 5 Credits (5Bs) inclusive of Additional Mathemathics
  • Diploma :
CGPA 2.5
  • Foundation Studies:
Pass
Any other qualifications deemed equivalent by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia (or as stated in the Document Senarai Nilai Taraf Kelayakan Akademik, Malaysian Qualifications Agency)Pass (Subject to review and approval of certified transcripts)
Notes: In addition to the above mentioned requirement, the student must have obtained a Credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
ENGLISH REQUIREMENT
Local Student :Credit (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination)
Min. score of Band 4 in MUET
International Student :Band 6 in IELTS; or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based) or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL
If English Language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College. 
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Tan Tek Yan, Kalvin
Tan Tek Yan, Kalvin
Diploma in Computer Studies, KDU University College, Malaysia,
2008 - 2010

PhD in Computer Science, University of Northumbria at Newcastle, UK
- Present
2010, Present
​I enjoyed a remarkable learning experience at KDU University College; from the technology equipped classes to the support, encouragement and mentorship shown by the Computing department, the journey was invaluable.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Mar
18
Open Day
Date :
18 & 19 | 25 & 26 March 2017
Time :
10am – 5pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie & KDU College, Damansara Jaya
Mar
27
Orientation Day
Date :
27 March 2017
Time :
8.30am – 4.30pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie