Centre for Diploma Studies

Programmed Offered

The programmes offered are based on semester system and requires 3 years to complete (or 6 semesters). Students shall receive their diploma after meeting the programme requirements which have been set by the faculty and university.

Programme Objectives

  1. Solve technical problems in civil engineering and to work in multidisciplinary teams in proposing alternative solutions.
  2. Demonstrate semi-professional competencies in civil engineering via promotions and / or positions of increasing responsibility and / or successful achievements in business opportunities.
  3. Involve in community / or professional organizations / or make contributions towards society.
  4. Continue studies at higher level and self development as professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Engineering Mathematics I, Physics, Chemistry, Civil Engineering Drawing, Civil Engineering Materials,  Intermediate Academic English, Science, Technology and Humankind, Eng. Mathematics II, Engineering Surveying, Engineering Mechanics, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Electrical Systems.

 Year 2

Communication Skills, Engineering Mathematics III, Civil Engineering Laboratory I, Mechanics of Materials & Structures, Fluid Mechanics,  Soil Mechanics, Co-Curriculum Service Learning, Project Management & Construction Practice, Civil Engineering Construction, Structural Steel Design, Theory of Structure, Highway and Traffic  Engineering.

Year 3

Contract & Estimation, Final Year Project, Civil Engineering Laboratory II, Reinforced Concrete Design, Hydraulics & Hydrology, Geotechnical Engineering, Industrial Training,  Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Diploma Civil Engineering holder can work as an assistant engineer or technical assistant in civil related engineering industry or any engineering industry or further studies for a Bachelor degree at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Land Surveying

Programme Objectives

Graduate of Diploma in Land Survey, will achieve the followings objectives:

  1. Apply modern land survey tools and techniques to solve land survey and related problems creatively.
  2. Analyze, maintain and update geo-spatial data for specific purposes and in compliance with the relevant laws.
  3. Demonstrate an effective and efficient land survey profession through innovative and initiatives attitude.
  4. Involve in community activities or professional organizations or make contributions towards society.
  5. Further studies for higher education and self development as professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Science, Technology and Man, Introductory Academic English, Mathematic for Surveyor 1, Physics, Basic Surveying, Introduction to Geomatic, Computer Aided Design for Surveyors, Malaysia Dynamic, Intermediate Academic English, Mathematic for Surveyor 2, Geodesy, Engineering Survey, Field Astronomy.

Year 2

Co-Curriculum Service Learning, Mathematic for Surveyor 3, Engineering Survey Technology, Computer Programming, Cadastral Survey, Communication Skills,  Geographical Information System, Survey Adjustment, Satellite Positioning, Utility Survey, Cartography,

Year 3

Cadastral Practice, Hydrographic Surveying, Photogrammetry, Land Administration,  Remote Sensing, Survey Camp, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the program can work as:

  • Technical assistant
  • Continue for degree

Diploma holders in Land Surveying can work as a technical assistant and may also continue for degree and professional courses to qualify as a Licensed Land Surveyor..

Diploma in Property Management

Programme Objectives

This Programme will produce graduates who can work as Valuation Executives, Assistant Property Managers, Property Agents, Management Executives in Property Development and Research. The graduates may also further their studies to a Bachelors of Property Management and Bachelors of Land Administration and Development or any field related to real estate at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to

  1. Demonstrate semi-professional competency as a result from knowledge gained in property management such as property valuation, property management, property agency and property development.
  2. Solve technical problems in property management and able to work in a multidiscipline group.
  3. Be involved in community activities, professional organizations and contribute towards society.
  4. Continue their education to a higher level and self development as a semi-professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Introductory Academic English, Science, Technology and Human, Introduction to Real Estate, Building Technology, Introduction to Law, Valuation Mathematic,  Intermediate Academic English, Malaysia Dynamic, Building Services, Principles of Economics, Real Estate Law, Valuation Methodology,

Year 2

Land Information & Land Tenure, Building Maintenance, Investment Valuation, Statistic for Real Estate Manager, Real Estate Management, Co-curriculum Service Learning, Communication Skill, Urban Planning & Development Control, Real Estate Development Law, Real Estate Agency And Marketing Practice, Applied Valuation, Introduction to Land Development.

Year 3

Economic in Real Estate, Computer Application in Real Estate, Statutory Valuation, Project Management, Introduction to Accounting And Finance, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

  • Can work as assistant property managers, valuation executives, probationary real estate agents, and management executives in property development and property market research.
  • May also continue to further their study in various disciplines related to property such as Bachelor of Property/Estate Management and Bachelor of Land Administration and Development, both local and overseas.

 

Diploma in Electronic Engineering

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as technical assistant or assistant engineer in electronic and electrical engineering industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Electronics Engineering or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Solve technical problems in electrical engineering fields and able to work in multidisciplinary teams.
  2. Demonstrate semi professional competencies such as the skill of troubleshooting and equipment operational by applying knowledge in electronic and electrical engineering.
  3. Involve in community or professional organizations or make contributions towards society.
  4. Further studies at higher level and professional development as professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Introduction to Electrical Engineering, Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 1, Circuit Theory 1, Digital Electronics, Electrical and Electronics Workshop, Science, Technology and Human, Intermediate Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 2, Physics, Circuit Theory 2, Instrumentation and Measurement, Electrical Engineering Laboratory 1.

Year 2

Communication Skills, Engineering Mathematics 3, Programmable Logic Controller, Electronics 1, Engineering Management, Electrical Technology, Co-curriculum Service Learning, Electronics 2, Industrial Automation, Electrical Installation Work, Electrical Engineering Laboratory 2, Network and System.

Year 3

Project, Microprocessor, Programming, Electrical Machine, Electrical Power System, Power Engineering Laboratory , Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Diploma Electronics Engineering holder can work as an assistant engineer or technical assistant in electronics or electrical engineering industry or any engineering industry or further studies for a Bachelor degree at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Power)

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as technical assistant or assistant engineer in electronic and electrical power engineering industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Solve technical problems in electrical engineering fields and able to work in multidisciplinary teams.
  2. Demonstrate semi professional competencies such as the skill of troubleshooting and equipment operational by applying knowledge in electronic and electrical engineering.
  3. Involve in community or professional organizations or make contributions towards society.
  4. Further studies at higher level and professional development as professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Introduction to electrical engineering, Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 1, Circuit theory 1, Digital electronics , Electrical And Electronics Workshop, Science, Technology and Human, Intermediate Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 2, Physics, Circuit theory 2,  Instrumentation and measurement, Electrical Engineering Laboratory 1.

 

Year 2

Communication skills, Engineering Mathematics 3, Programmable logic controller, Electronics 1, Engineering management, Electrical technology, Co-curriculum Service Learning, Electronics 2, Industrial automation, Network and system, Structure and Machines, Mechanical workshop, Electrical Engineering Laboratory 2.

Year 3

Project, Microprocessor, Programming, Electrical Machine and Drives, Computer Aided Drawing, Fluid Power. Mechatronic Engineering Laboratory, Industrial training, Industrial training report.

Career Prospects

Diploma Electrical Engineering (Power) holder can work as an assistant engineer or technical assistant in electrical engineering industry or any engineering industry or further studies for a Bachelor degree at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Mechatronic)

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as technical assistant or assistant engineer in mechatronics and electrical engineering industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Solve technical problems in electrical engineering fields and able to work in multidisciplinary teams.
  2. Demonstrate semi professional competencies such as the skill of troubleshooting and equipment operational by applying knowledge in electronic and electrical engineering.
  3. Involve in community or professional organizations or make contributions towards society.
  4. Further studies at higher level and professional development as professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Introduction to Electrical Engineering, Science, Technology and Human, Introductory Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 1, Circuit Theory 1, Digital Electronics, Electrical and Electronics Workshop, Malaysia Dynamic, Intermediate Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 2, Physics, Circuit theory 2, Instrumentation and measurement, Electrical Engineering Laboratory 1.

Year 2

Co-curriculum Service Learning, Engineering Mathematics 3, Programmable Logic Controller, Electronics 1, Engineering Management, Electrical Technology, Communication Skills, Electronics 2, Industrial Automation, Electrical Engineering Laboratory 2, Elective (A1 or B1), Network and System.

 

Year 3

Project, Microprocessor, Programming, Elective (A2 or B2), Elective (A3 or B3), Electronic Engineering laboratory, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Mechatronic) holder can work as an assistant engineer or technical assistant in mechatronics or electrical engineering industry or any engineering industry or further studies for a Bachelor degree at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Quantity Surveying

Programme Objectives

A Diploma in Quantity Surveying graduate will achieve the following objectives:

  1. Demonstrate semi-professional competency as a result from knowledge gained in quantity surveying such as planning and managing cost and contractual procedures in construction projects.
  2. Solve technical problems in quantity surveying and able to work in a multidiscipline group.
  3. Involve in community or professional organizations or contribute towards society.
  4. Continue their education to a higher level and self development as a semi-professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Introductory Academic English, Malaysia Dynamic, Construction Technology 1, Draughtmanship, Introduction to Construction Measurement, Construction Mathematics, Information Communication Technology, Intermediate Academic English, Science, Technology and Human, Construction Technology 2, Building Services 1, Construction Measurement 1, Principles of Economics, Professional Practice 1.

Year 2

Communication Skills, Construction Technology 3, Construction Materials and Specifications,  Construction Measurement 2, Building Economics 1, Principles of Law and Torts, Building Services 2, Engineering Survey, Principles of Structure, Construction Measurement 3, Building Economics 2, Principles of Contract and Agency, Professional Practice 2.

Year 3

Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report and Integrated Project, Co-Curriculum Service Learning, Measurement Project, Cost Estimating, Construction Law and Contract,  Principles of Management.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the program:

  • Can work as a Technical Assistant / Assistant Quantity Surveyor in both the government sector and private sector.
  • May also continue to further their studies in various disciplines related to Quantity Survey and the construction such as Bachelor of Quantity Surveying, Bachelor of Construction, Bachelor of Building Surveying, Bachelor of Project Management etc in both local and overseas.

Diploma in Urban And Regional Planning

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates who can work as Assistant Town Planner in government and private sector or any related industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

A graduate of this programme should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate semi-professional competency as a result from knowledge gained in urban and regional planning.
  2. Solve technical problems in urban and regional planning and able to work in a multidiscipline group.
  3. Involve in community activities or professional organizations or make contributions towards society.
  4. Continue their education to a higher level and self development as a professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Introduction To Planning, Site Planning, Studio 1: Basic Design, Science, Technology and Human, Intermediate Academic English, Neighborhood Planning and Design, Computer Aided Design in Planning, Planning and Environment, Studio 2: Layout 1 (Housing).

Year 2

Co-Curriculum Service Learning, Land Use Planning, Survey & Statistical Techniques, Rural Planning and Development, Studio 3: Layout 2 (Business Park), Communication Skills, Geographic Information System in Planning, Urban Design, Urban Engineering, Studio 4: Layout 3 (Mixed-Development and Development Proposal Report),

Year 3

Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report and Seminar, Urban Economics,  Planning Law and Practice, TrafficEngineering, Studio 5: Urban Area Improvement Study.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the program can work as an Assistant Town Planner in government and private sector and in any related jobs in the urban and regional planning industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning or in the related field at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Architecture

Programme Objectives

The programme will produce graduates who can work as Assistant Architect, Architectural Technician, Draughtsman and Site Supervisor in public and private sectors. The graduates may also further their studies to degree course (LAM / RIBA Part 1) locally or abroad.

A graduate of this programme should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate semi-professional competencies such as the technical skill and appropriate methodologies by applying knowledge in architecture area.
  2. Assist in solving technical problems in architecture field creatively and able to work in multidisciplinary teams.
  3. Involve in activities by the community, professional organizations and make contributions towards society.
  4. Further studies at higher level and self-development as a professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Introductory Academic English, Malaysia Dynamics, Fundamental Design 1, Architectural Communication, Architectural History & Theory, Intermediate Academic English, Science, Technology and Human, Fundamental Design 2, Basic Architectural Computing, Environmental Physics & Sustainability, Theory of Design.

Year 2

Communication Skills, Design 1, Architectural Computing 2,  Structure & Construction, Architectural Heritage of Malaysia, Co-Curriculum Service Learning, Design 2, Construction Practice, Building Services, Architectural Competition.

Year 3

Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report, Design 3, Structure & Construction 2, Building Services 2, Architectural Leadership.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the programme are eligible to work as Assistant Architect, Architectural Technician, Draughtsman and Site Supervisor in public and private sectors, or further their studies to degree and professional courses to qualify as an architect locally and abroad.

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as assistant mechanical engineer or technical assistant to any related jobs in any engineering industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

Graduates of this program will be able to;

  1. Demonstrate professional engineering competence in mechanical engineering such as management and skills.
  2. Solve technical problems and to work in multidisciplinary teams in proposing alternative solution for mechanical engineering
  3. Involve in community and/or professional organizations and/or make contributions towards society.
  4. Continue the studies to a higher level in professional development or engineering education.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Physics, Engineering Mathematics 1, Workshop Technology, Engineering Drawing, Electrical Technology, Experimental Method, Science, Technology and Human, Intermediate Academic English, Engineering Mathematics 2, Chemistry, Workshop Technology 2, Statics, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering.

Year 2

Co Curriculum Service Learning, Engineering Mathematics 3, Solid Mechanics 1, Thermodynamics 1, Electronics, Material Science, Communication Skill, Thermodynamics2, Solid Mechanics 2, Fluid Mechanics 1, Dynamics, Engineering Laboratory 1.

Year 3

Programming, Manufacturing Process, Mechanics of Machine, Fluid Mechanics 2, Mechanical Design Project, Engineering Laboratory 2, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering holder can work as an assistant engineer or technical assistant in related engineering industry or any engineering industry or further studies for a Bachelor degree at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Technology Management

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as assistant administrative officer, line supervisor and assistant executive (administrative and finance). The graduate may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Technology Management or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Solve managerial problems in management and technology and to work in multidisciplinary teams in proposing alternative solutions.
  2. Demonstrate skills in management theories and technique logically, creatively and analytically based on sound facts and ideas.
  3. Involve in community and/or professional organizations and/or make contributions towards society.
  4. Continue studies at higher level and self development as a professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Principles of Management, Foundation of Microeconomics, Microcomputer Application, Introduction to Business, Science, Technology and Human, Intermediate Academic English, Principles of  Macroeconomics, Financial Accounting 1, Organizational Behavior,  Business Mathematics.

Year 2

Communication Skills, Co-Curriculum Service Learning, Financial Accounting 2, Principles of Marketing, Business Statistics, Technology Management, Management Information System, Introduction To Finance, Entrepreneurship,  Introduction To Operations  Management, Manufacturing Process.

Year 3

Commercial Law, Human Resource Management, Cost  Accounting, Interpersonal Communication, Production and Planning Control, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the program can work as:

  • Diploma holders can work as assistant administrative officer, line supervisor and assistant executive (administration and finance).
  • The candidates may also continue to further their study in various disciplines such as Bachelor of Management Technology, Bachelor of Business Administration (Human Resources, Marketing and Operation Management), Bachelor of Economics, Bachelor of Information Technology and Education (Management).

Diploma in Technology Management (Accounting)

Programme Objectives

  1. To produce competent and versatile accounting graduates who are able to be assistants for accountants, auditors, tax consultants, finance managers and management teams.

 

  1. To prepare accounting graduates to become members of accounting professional bodies that is nationally/ internationally recognized or pursue gradutes or advance studies in accounting or the chosen field of interest.

 

  1. To provide a platform for graduates to develop career and education in an accounting profession.

 

  1. To produce accounting graduates with effective interpersonal skills.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Business Mathematics, Principles of Management, Financial Accounting 1, Computer Application in Accounting, Science, Technology and Mankind, Intermediate Academic English, Principles of Microeconomics, Business Statistics, Business Statistics,  Principles of Marketing, Financial Accounting 2.

Year 2

Communication skills, Co-curriculum Service Learning, Principles of Macroeconomics, Management Accounting, Financial Management, Accounting Information Systems, Interpersonal Communication, Intermediate Accounting, Islamic Financial System, Business Law, Taxation 1.

Year 3

Advanced Financial Accounting, Introduction to Islamic Accounting, Partnership and Company Law, Taxation 2,  Audit, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Diploma of Technology Management (Accounting) holders’ can work as an account, audit or tax assistant and management trainees. The candidates may also continue to further their study in various disciplines such as Bachelor of Accounting, Bachelor of Accounting Information System, Bachelor of Education (Accounting), Bachelor of Management (Technology), Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Finance, Bachelor of Economics.

Diploma in Computer Science (Information Technology)

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as programmer, assistant IT officer, web developer, technical support staff, assistant database administrator, assistant system administrator, assistant network engineer, IT entrepreneur and any related jobs in the IT industry. The graduates may also further their studies in a Bachelor of Computer Science or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to

  1. Demonstrate semi professional competencies such as the skill of computer hardware management, algorithm, programming, software design and development by applying knowledge in computer science and Information Technology (IT) areas.
  2. Solve technical problems in computer science and IT fields and able to work in multidisciplinary teams.
  3. Involve in community activities, professional organizations and contribute towards
  4. Continue studies at higher level and self development as a professional

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Malaysia Dynamic, Introductory Academic English, Digital Logic,     Introduction to Computer Science, Programming Fundamental, Mathematics for Computer Science, Science Technology and Human, Intermediate Academic English, Discrete Mathematics, Computer Organization and Assembly Language, Data Communications and Networking, C++ Programming.

Year 2

Communication Skills, Operating Systems, Data Structures and Algorithms, Object Oriented Programming Using Java, Systems Analysis and Design Methods,  Statistics, Co-curriculum Service Learning, Database, Software Engineering, Web Programming, Mobile Programming.

Year 3

Computer Security, Elective I, Elective II, Elective III, Computer Hardware Management and Services, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the program can work as a programmer, assistant IT officer, web developer, technical support staff, assistant database administrator, assistant system administrator, assistant network engineer, IT entrepreneur and any related jobs in the IT industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Computer Science in the related field at local or foreign universities.

Diploma in Computer Science (Multimedia)

Programme Objectives

This program will produce graduates that can work as programmer, assistant IT officer, animator, graphic/web designer, assistant multimedia author, web developer, technical support staff, assistant database administrator, assistant system administrator, assistant network engineer, IT entrepreneur and any related jobs in the ICT industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Computer Science or bachelor in any related field at local or foreign universities.

To fulfill the objective of this programme, the graduate should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate semi professional competencies such as the skill of computer hardware management, algorithm, programming, software design and development by applying knowledge in computer science and multimedia areas.
  2. Solve technical problems in computer science and multimedia fields and able to work in multidisciplinary teams.
  3. Involve in community activities, professional organizations and make contributions towards society.
  4. Continue studies at higher level and self development as a professional.

Curriculum Structure

Year 1

Science, Technology and Human, Introductory Academic English, Digital Logic, Introduction to Computer Science, Programming Fundamental, Discrete Mathematics, Malaysia Dynamic, Intermediate Academic English, Mathematics for Computer Science, Computer Organization and Assembly Language, Basic Graphic Design in Multimedia, C++ Programming,

Year 2

Co-Curriculum Service Learning, User Interface, Database, Web Programming, Systems Analysis and Design Methods, Basic Audio and Video in Multimedia, Communication Skills, Data Communication and Networking, Data Structure and Algorithms, Basic Animation in Multimedia, Elective I.

Year 3

Statistics, Operating Systems, Elective II, Elective III, Multimedia Application Development, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report.

Career Prospects and Career Paths

Graduates of the program can work as a Programmer, Assistant IT Officer, Animator, Graphic/Web Designer, Assistant Multimedia Author, Web Developer, Technical Support Staff, Assistant Database Administrator, Assistant System Administrator, Assistant Network Engineer, IT Entrepreneur and any related job in the ICT industry. The graduates may also further their studies for a Bachelor of Computer Science in the related field at local or foreign universities.