DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER STUDIES

KPT/JPS(A 7983)05/22

Be ready for the ever-revolving technology industry.

With KDU's Diploma in Computer Studies, students will learn the application of IT knowledge to solve practical problems in industry or commerce. The programme covers information technology concepts, the practical operation of hardware and software, and the awareness of how computers affect work, home and play. 

Students are given a solid, well-rounded foundation in the theory and application of general computing plus the basics of programming. Based on real-world industry requirements, they also gain the relevant skills and experience sought by today's top technology employers. Not only that, this diploma programme also offers students the flexibility of combining their interests in computing with other areas of study and application.

Upon completion, students can decide to join the workforce or progress to the engineering degree programmes at KDU, as well as other institutions locally or internationally.

Career Options
 
  • IT Administrator Assistant 
  • Data Processing Assistant 
  • Computer Programmer 
  • Systems Support Specialist 
  • Computer Operator 
  • Computer Systems Officer 
  • Database Administrator 
  • Helpdesk Operator 
  • Systems Administrator
  • Technical Writer/ Documenter 
  • Web Administrator
…and many more
Programme Structure
DURATION
2 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie
YEAR 1
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Computer Security
  • Computing Mathematics
  • Database Systems
  • Fundamentals of Object Oriented Programming
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Internet & Web Technologies
  • Multimedia Authoring
  • Object Oriented Systems Analysis & Design
  • User Interface Design
  • VB. Net Programming 
  • Tertiary English 1
  • Tertiary English 2
YEAR 2
  • Creative Computing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Java Programming
  • Mobile Technology
  • Networking and Operating Systems
  • Professional Placement
  • Systems Administration and Management
  • Technopreneurship
MPU
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A* 
  • Malaysia Culture and Life 
  • Personal Development Planning
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Malaysian Students) 
  • Co-Curricular Activities & Community
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students) 

* Notes :
Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students
  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programmes)
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
2019 INTAKE DATES
  • 14 Jan
  • 27 Mar
  • 9 May
  • 4 Sep
  • 4 Nov
ESTIMATED FEES

LOCAL STUDENTS
  • RM39,825
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
  • RM45,525

 

*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM / O Levels :
Min. 3 Credits (3Cs) (inclusive of Mathematics) 
  • UEC :
Min. 3 Credits (3Bs) inclusive of Mathematics
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)
ENGLISH REQUIREMENT
Local Student :Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O-Level English)
International Student :Band 4.0 in IELTS; or a min score of 30 (IBT) or 397 (PBT) in TOEFL ; or score 30 and above for Pearson English Test
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Elric Lee
Degree in Information Technology
Class of 2013
There are a few reasons why Elric had joined KDU for his Degree in Information Technology. The syllabus of what the course can offer, the generous discounts and scholarship programmes offered and the convenient location of the college contributed to his decision in enrolling into KDU.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Sep
5
Orientation Day
Date :
5 - 25 September 2019
Time :
8.00am - 6.00pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie
Sep
24
#BackToBasic Launching Ceremony
Date :
24 September 2019
Time :
3pm - 5pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie