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Diploma in Computer Science

JPT/BPP(R2/481/4/0250)06/23, (MQA/A3229)

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Introduction

As Information Technology is assimilated into almost every aspect of our daily lives, this sector will continue to experience positive growth in the coming years. This internationally recognised diploma prepares you for the job market where you will be able to apply the skills and know-how to effectively execute a wide range of services such as software analysis and management, database administration and design, programming as well as web, multimedia and systems development.

Graduates of this programme are recognised to enter into a Degree programme at Nilai University or proceed to complete a relevant degree with our reputable partner universities in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Intake Periods
Jan
Apr
Oct
Entry Requirements

SPM 

3Cs including Mathematics

STPM/ A-Level

1C AND a credit in Mathematics at SPM

SKM/SKK/Certificate (MQF Level 3) in a related field

Pass and pass SPM with a credit in SPM Mathematics

English Language Requirements

(for international students)*

IELTS 4.0
TOEFL 397 (PBT)/30 (iBT)
Pearson 30
MUET 2

*International students with qualifications from educational systems where English language is the main medium of instruction are exempted from this requirement.

International students who do not fulfil the English Language Requirements may join the Intensive English Programme at Nilai University which builds their skills in the language and prepares them for the TOEFL examination

Programme Module

FOUNDATIONAL

  • Understanding Computing

CORE

  • Computer Organisation
  • Database Development
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Introduction to Data Communication
  • Operating Systems
  • Structured Programming
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Data Structure
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Visual Programming
  • Introduction to Computer Security
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Web Development
  • Software Engineering
  • Basic Business Administration
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Internet Programming
  • Information Systems

SUMMATIVE

  • Computing Project

MATA PELAJARAN PENGAJIAN UMUM

MPU1

  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 OR
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1

MPU2

  • Graduate Preparatory Course


MPU3

  • Food and Culture OR 
  • Environment and Development in Malaysia

MPU4

  • Co-Curriculum

INDUSTRIAL TRAINING

  • Internship

MALAY LANGUAGE

(only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

  • Basic Academic English
Programme Pathway

2.5 years
Duration of Study

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