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Programme Overview


This programme produces and equips graduates with in-depth knowledge and skills that are essential to work as professionals in the software systems development and computer networking sectors. In addition to fundamentals of computing, topics of specialisation covered are Introduction to Computer Security, Web Application Development, Software Engineering, Integrative Programming, Software Project Management, Object-Oriented Programming, Human Computer Interaction, Computer Networks and Advanced Computer Networks. Students graduating from this programme will be capable of developing software systems in various platforms to fulfill the needs and requirements from organisations using appropriate software engineering methodologies and software project management techniques. In addition, students will also be able to design, configure, set up and maintain computer networks in organisations.

Electives courses like Internet of Things, Agile Software Development, Visual Programming, Digital Multimedia, Blockchain Application Development, Cloud Computing, Systems Administration, Mobile Application Development, Advanced Database Management and Software Quality Assurance and Testing will be offered to students undergoing this programme.

Students will have an opportunity to work with the industry through their 6 months of industrial training and carry out real-life projects in software systems development, network communications or database management. All such training will add value to their qualification and increase their employment opportunities.




3 years

Programme Outline

Programme Outline:

Free Electives (Choose 1):

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

English for Tertiary Studies, Falsafah dan Isu Semasa, Academic English, Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban, English for Career Preparation, Entrepreneurship/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Integrity and Anti Corruption, Co-curricular

Minimum Entry Requirements

^ Graduates with CGPA 2.0001 - 2.4999 are required to sit and pass a Qualifying Test. 

** Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language conducted by TAR UMT is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English Language at SPM/O Level/UEC.


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Career Prospects

Fees & Financial Aids

Estimated Total Fees: 

(RM) 37,800 Malaysian Students

(RM) 65,700 International Students

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%. It covers all fees payable to TAR UMT i.e.:

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