Diploma in Computer Science

Course ID
SEGi College Kota Damansara
Level of Study

Diploma in Computer Science equips students with fundamental principles, theories and current practices in the Computer Science field. Besides knowledge in software design, development & implementation, students are expected to develop computing problem solving skills at the end of the studies.

Students who completed the Diploma programme are eligible to obtain 40% of vertical credit transfer to the Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Cybersecurity programme.

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Entry requirements

A pass in SPM with at least credit in any 3 subjects inclusive of Mathematics or any equivalent qualification; OR
A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM), with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject or any equivalent qualification and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Maqbul (pass) and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
A pass in SKM Level 3, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
UEC minimum 3 credits inclusive Mathematics; OR
A pass in any qualifications equivalent to Certificate (Level 3, MQF) and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent.

For international student:
IELTS with minimum of score 4.0 or equivalent.

* Candidates without a credit in mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted if the Certificate programme contains subjects in mathematics that are equivalent to mathematics at SPM level.

Programme structure & modules

Year 1

Calculus & Algebra
Computer Architecture and Organization
Database System
Introductory Programming
Introduction to Computer Science
IT Professional and Ethics
Introduction to Networks
Data Structure and Algorithm
Discrete Mathematics
Introduction to Operating System
Object-Oriented Programming
Introduction to Cybersecurity

Year 2

Statistics in Computer Science
Web Project
System Analysis and Design
Introduction to Data Science
Data Visualization and Analytics
Academic Research
Industrial Training
Integrated Systems Projects
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
Mobile Application
Data Mining
Business Innovation 4.0


Falsah dan Isu Semasa (U1)
Bahasa Komunikasi 1 (U1)
Bahasa Kebangsaan A (U2)
Principles of Entrepreneurship
Co-Curriculum – Sustainability Thinking (U4)

Career opportunities

Here are the potential career opportunities once you have completed the Diploma.
Software Engineer / Software Architect
Computer Operator
Systems Designer
IT Analyst