Diploma in Information Technology

PA15623 KPT/N/0611/4/0011 (07/2027)

Course Information

Duration: 2 Yrs

January / May / September

Campus: Raffles University Medini Campus
Full Time
Conducted in Malaysia: Yes
Level of Study: Diploma Level
Field of Study: Computing & IT
Faculty: Faculty of AI & Robotics
Fees: Refer to Univ. / 60000/Course (international)

Course Overview

The Diploma in Information Technology is offered to cultivate the Information Technology (IT) generation to fit the rapid growth of the IT industry and to fulfil the high demand for its professions in Malaysia and ASEAN in the coming years. The programme aims to provide students with fundamental knowledge, practical application, and problem-solving skills to perform as effective Information Technology practitioners. The students will be able to develop the ability to apply information technology knowledge and skills in analysing, designing and developing information technology solutions.



Diploma in Information Technology
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
– English for Communication
– Introduction to Computational Thinking
– Critical Thinking
– Databases
– Computer Concepts & Applications
– Business Statistics
– Web Design
– Principles of Computer Programming

– Discrete Mathematics
– Operating Systems and Computer Networks
– Elective 1
– OOP with Python

Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
– Algorithms
– Web Programming
– Software Specification and Modelling
– Distributed Databases
– Mobile Application Development
– Data Analysis
– Elective 2
– U4: Co-Curricular

– Project
– U1: Ethics Appreciation and
Civilisation / Malay Language Communication 1
– U2: Teamwork and Leadership/Bahasa Kebangsaan A
– U3: Malaysian Economy

Semester 1    
– Professional Attachment     
Semester 1    

– Digital Image Processing
– UI/UX Design
– Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operation
– Business Portfolio


*The programme module structure shown on this page is based on Intake A. The module is subject to change.
*The MPU Modules are translated to English. Please visit [here] for the original module name.

Entry Requirements

SPM: Pass with at least Credit in any 3 subjects inclusive of Mathematics
O-level: minimum 3 Credits(C), including Mathematics
UEC: Pass with a minimum of Grade B in at least three (3) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and a Pass in English
STPM: Pass with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) AND a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
A-level: Pass with 1 subject (D) AND Credit ( C ) in Mathematics at SPM level
STAM: Pass with a minimum Maqbul AND a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
SKM or SKK or Certificate (MQF Level 3): Pass and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent

Other International Entry Requirement: [Learn More]
Others: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysia Government which will be considered on a case by case basis

Career Prospects

– Data Analyst
– Data Scientist
– Software Developer
– Application Developer

– Information Security Analyst
– Digital Transformation Specialists
– Systems Administrator
– Applications Programmer

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

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