Course Details

Award: Diploma in Information Technology (DIT)
MQA Approval A8943
Duration 2 years (total up 6 semesters)
Intakes March, May & September
Total Course Fees RM 25,900 (To view complete fee structure, please click HERE)
Medium of Instruction English
Department DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE AND IT

Course Introduction

This diploma programme prepares students to become professional computer systems and network administrators. It covers a combination of information technology theories and practical skills, with a strong focus on crucial computer networking skills. By adopting CCNA Discovery as part of the syllabus in this programme, students learn fundamental networking concepts such as internetworking technologies, network security, network design, network programming and network infrastructure. Industrial training is compulsory for the programme.

Programme Modules *

  • IT Ethics
  • Creative Thinking
  • Mathematics
  • Programming Concepts
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Database Concepts
  • Networking
  • Network Routing and Switching
  • Network Design and Support
  • Network Administration
  • Network Security
  • GUI Using JAVA
  • System Administration
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • PC Maintenance
  • Introduction to Management
  • Elementary English I
  • Presentation Skills
  • Workplace Writing
  • Industrial Training

* Selected programme modules

Minimum Entry Requirement

  • UEC with 3 Credits, inclusive of Mathematics
  • SPM with 3 Credits, inclusive of Mathematics
  • Certificate in IT or computer related programmes
  • Other equivalent qualifications

*For detailed information on entry requirements, please contact the Student Enrolment Department.

Career Prospects

With a diploma in IT, graduates can find jobs as:

  • Systems Engineer
  • Systems Administrator
  • System Operation Officer
  • Network Specialist
  • Network Support
  • Computer Network Designer
  • Virtualization Specialist
  • Virtualization Administrator
  • Storage Administrator
  • Technical Consultant
  • Network Software Engineer
  • IT Manager
  • IT Trainer

FIND YOUR COURSE

address

Blok B&C, Lot 5, Seksyen 10, Jalan Bukit,
43000 Kajang, Selangor.

phone

+(60)3-87392770

email

neuc@newera.edu.my

OFFICE HOURS
Monday to Friday: 8:30am - 12:00pm; 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday: 8:30am - 12:30pm

(Off on Sunday and public holidays)