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Diploma in Information Technology

Offered by: Olympia College - KL (Headquarters)
Exam BodyInternal Dip., Malaysia
Course Duration2.5 Yrs (KL/PJ/IPOH/PENANG/KUANTAN/JB)
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time/Part Time
FacultyInformation Technology
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyComputing & IT
Course Description

With the world becoming increasingly borderless, demand for IT specialists grows. The Diploma in Information Technology (DIT) programme develops students with computing as a scientific and technological discipline, preparing them as programmers, software developers or research-based careers in the industry. Graduates can progress further to undertake undergraduate degree locally or overseas with advanced standing into Year 2 of a Bachelor degree.


Course Modules:

  • Computer Applications
  • Business Communication
  • Academic English
  • Business Mathematics
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Concepts of E-Commerce
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Web Programming
  • Computerised Accounting
  • Statistics
  • Operating System
  • Programming in C++
  • Computer Architecture
  • System Analysis & Design
  • Network Essentials
  • Introduction to Database
  • Java Programming
  • IT and Society
  • Management Information System
  • Visual Programming
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Data Communication & Networking
  • Multimedia Development
  • Project


  • Assignments
  • Mid-term examinations
  • Group projects 
  • Practical Examinations
  • Written examinations 
  • Research Project
Entry Requirements
  • 3 SPM credits inclusive of Mathematics; or 
  • Pass STPM or equivalent with at least one (1) pass in any subject and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
  • Recognized certificate in computing or equivalent; or
  • Pass in Certificate in Information Communication Technology (CICT) offered by Olympia College; or
  • Certificate in Commerce (CIC) offered by Olympia College and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
  • Recognized certificate in Technical / Vocational or equivalent of one (1) year relevant work experience; or 
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government Example; UEC, IGCE, Cambridge ‘O’ Level, etc; or
  • Any other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Ministry of Education 


Intake Months

January, April, August


All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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