Duration of Study
1 Year
Intakes Period
Jun, Sep
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Entry Requirements
Programme Structure
Career Prospect

The Department of Computing offers Foundation in Computer Science (FCS), Foundation in Information Technology (FIT) and Diploma in Computer Science (DCS) programs.

The foundation programs (FCS & FIT) offered by this department will equip the students with the necessary knowledge and skills to enable them to successfully pursue their respective degree programs. Among the subjects to be undertaken by foundation students are Introduction to Computing, Personal Productivity with Technology, Critical Thinking, Fundamental of Data & Information, etc. Students will also be exposed to various out-of-class activities.

Students successfully completed their FCS program will be able to enter into Bachelor of Science program and those completed their FIT program will be able to enter into Bachelor of Information Technology program.

The department is equipped with sufficient computer and physics laboratories. All the laboratories are air-conditioned and equipped with the state-of-the-art equipment. Laboratory classes are conducted either by lecturers themselves or tutors, who are closely supervised by the lecturers.

Minimum Entry Requirement


  • Pass SPM or equivalent with minimum credits (grade C) in 5 subjects inclusive Mathematics and Pass in Additional Mathematics; or


  • Pass O-Level from Public or Private Higher Education Institutions from local or international that recognized by Government of Malaysia with a minimum of credit (grade C) in 5 subjects inclusive Mathematics and; or


  • Pass UEC with a minimum of grade B in 4 subjects inclusive Mathematics; or


  • Other equivalent qualification recognized by Government of Malaysia.
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Calculus for Computer Science I
  • Psychology of Thinking
  • Foundation English I
  • Physics I
  • Physics Laboratory I
  • Islamic/Moral Studies (Malaysian Student)
  • Malaysian Culture for International Student
  • Writing skills• Calculus for Computer Science II• Fundamentals of Data and Information• Kor UNITEN
  • • English for Academic Purposes
  • • Physics II for Computer Science
  • • Personal Productivity with Information Technology
  • • Introduction to Problem Solving and Basic Computers
Tuition Fees


RM 15,000 / year


RM 18,000 / year

USD 4,500 / year

Other Fees



RM 2,720


RM 780 / semester


EMGS & Application

RM 3,000

USD 750


RM 6,600

USD 1,650


RM 780 / semester

USD 195 / semester

Subject to terms and conditions. All fees are in Malaysian Ringgit (RM). Fees in USD are for reference only (USD1=RM4). Other optional fees/charges include accommodation, electricity, parking, and some student facilities within UNITEN.