Faculty of Informatics & Computing

Upon completion of this programme, student should be able to:

  • Acquire and apply knowledge of essential facts, concepts, principles, and theories of Information Technology
  • Apply computing skills in analysing, designing, developing, programming, deploying and maintaining computing solutions in Information Technology
  • Fulfill obligations and social responsibilities using appropriate social skills
  • Practice the values, attitude and professionalism in accordance with ethical and legal principles
  • Communicate effectively with peers, clients, superiors and society at large with appropiate leadership and team work skills
  • Utilize scientific skills to analyse algorithms as well as designing and managing solution to problem in Information Technology
  • Manage infomation and engage in lifelong learning for academic and career development
  • Possess managerial and entreprenuership skills in business and organizations
  • Assistant Information Technology Officer
  • System analyst Assistant
  • Computer/Web Programmer
  • Database/Computer Network Assistant Administrator
  • ICT entrepreneur
  • Algebra and Calculus
  • Computer programming
  • Database
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Data communication
  • Machine – Human Interaction
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Computer Architecture
  • Operating system
  • Data Structure
  • Web Programming
  • Data Communication Workshop I
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Advanced Application Workshop
  • Data Communication Workshop II



  1. Malaysian
  2. A pass with minimum of FIVE (5) credits in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) including Bahasa Melayu;
  3. Pass in History subject in SPM 2020;
  4. Obtained a minimum of Grade C in ONE of the following subjects at SPM Level:
  • Mathematics
  • Additional Mathematics
  1. Obtained a minimum of Grade C in ONE of the following subjects at SPM Level: 
  • Pendidikan Islam
  • Pendidikan Syariah Islamiah
  • Pendidikan Al-Quran dan Al-Sunnah
  • Tasawwur Islam
  • Bahasa Arab
  • Usul Al-Din
  • Al-Syariah
  • Manahij Al-Ulum Al-Islamiah
  • Al-Adab wa Al-Balaghah
  • Hifz Al-Quran
  • Maharat Al-Quran
  • Al-Lughah Al-Arabiah Al-Mu’asirah
  1. Obtained a minimum of Grade C in TWO (2) other subjects EXCLUDING Bahasa Melayu at SPM level
  2. A pass (Minimum Grade D) in English subject

Faculty of Informatics & Computing
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA)
Besut Campus
22200 Besut, Terengganu
T: 09-699 3200
E: fik@unisza.edu.my

Diploma in Information Technology first offered in Session July 1992/1993 before Kolej Sultan Zainal Abidin (KUSZA) were upgrade to be University. The programme has received the quality certificate from the Malaysian Qualifications Agency with reference number MQA/FA9642 starting 23rd October 2017.

Diploma in Information Technology is a full-time study. The programme duration is two years covering SIX SEMESTERS consisting of three (3) regular semesters, two (2) short semesters and six (6) months of industrial training . Teaching and learning methods for each course is through lectures, tutorials, practical, presentations, projects and industrial training.

Duration of study: 2 ½ years