Diploma in Information Technology

MQA / A 9608 | KPT (R2 /481 /4 /0645) | DK 116 (W)

In this ever expanding and ever progressing technological boom, IIMAT Diploma in Information technology aims to educate students on the concepts of Information technology, in particular Web Development, Database and Operating System, Programming Language (C++ and JavaScript) and Networking.   We have also enhanced our syllabus with the addition of Python programming as a subject.  The course will introduce skills and concepts related to the design, development, and deployment of Computer Applications and Information Technology.   You will be equipped with the knowledge to better understand the technology behind many of today’s advancements and gain the skills for a starting point to be a sought-after computing professional.  Upon completion of this program,you will be equipped with the knowledge and technical capabilities sought after by employers in the IT industry. 

This program duration is 2 and a half years and it provides industrial training for 4 consecutive months which exposes students to the IT industry.  This program has been fully accredited by Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA).  Furthermore, IIMAT has collaborated with international University of Kuala Lumpur (IUKL) to provide students with the opportunity to pursue a degree program there.  IIMAT students will be entitled to an exemption for a minimum of 24 credits with IUKL degree program in IT.


  • Full accreditation by MQA
    MQA / A 9608 | KPT (R2 / 481 /4 /0645) 
    | DK 116 (W)
  • Eligible entry to all Institutions of Higher Learning in Malaysia (IPTA & IPTS)

Course Duration :
2 Years 6 Months (7 semesters)

Entry Requirement :

  • SPM/SPMV with at least a credit in 3 subjects, inclusive of Mathematics;
  • APEL ‘A’ – above 20 years old;
  • Certificate (Level 3 MQF) in relevant field at least CGPA 2.0 & a credit in Mathematics at SPM Level/its equivalent;
  • UEC with at least B grade in three (3) subjects including Mathematics;
  • O-Level with at least C grade in three (3) subjects including Mathematics;
  • SKM (Level 3 MQF) in relevant field & SPM with a credit in Mathematics/its equivalent;
  • STPM/equivalent with at least a grade C (GP 2.0) in one (1) subject & a credit in Mathematics at SPM Level/its equivalent;
  • STAM (Maqbul rank)& a credit in Mathematics at SPM Level/its equivalent;
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian government.

Financial Aid :

  1. PTPTN
  2. IIMAT Scholarship / Bursary
  3. Other Scholarships & Loans

Career Opportunity :

  1. Assistant System Analyst
  2. IT Technical Support,
  3. IT Technician,
  4. Assistant IT Officer (Government)

MAJOR subject

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Statistics
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Introduction to Database
  • Introduction to Operating System
  • Management Information System
  • Ethics and Cyber Law
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Industrial Training
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Programming C++
  • Visual Programming
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Multimedia Authoring
  • Web System and Technology
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Final Project

MINOR subject

  • Network Security
  • Multimedia Development
  • Internet Programming
  • Proficiency English
  • Business Organization and Environment
  • Principle of E-Commerce

MPU subject

  • Pengajian Malaysia
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Community Service and Co-Curriculum
  • Critical Thinking for Better  Communication 
Diploma in Information Technology
Diploma in Information Technology
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