Why Diploma Studies

Two to three years undergraduate credentials concentrating on a specific occupation, profession or academic education is what a diploma course about. Malaysian Qualifications Framework is the standard framework where all diploma programs in Malaysia are in agreement with. This is defined by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency. The following skills are targets for improvement: 

  • Knowledge and comprehension of a particular subject
  • Professional skills 
  • Technical skills 

To cultivate knowledge in several scopes of studies, these programs basically aim to include a good range of subjects and they also have sains sukan and bidang yang ditawarkan di uitm. Undemanding skills and communication skills are enhanced in the identical time as well. This is due to the fact that it aids students in developing leadership skills and in boosting confidence level. Subjects and modules are carefully considered in harmony with Malaysian Qualifications Agency recommendations in order to ascertain a more full-bodied understanding of the subject matter. Also, this aids in securing a superior workforce to the duty market. Students also will learn entrepreneurial concepts to amass essential knowledge and skills. This extra knowledge will increase individual’s confidence level to face new and challenging working world. By introducing diploma program with relevant subjects offered, students are better prepared for the subsequent level, which may be a bachelor’s program or the duty market with excellent competency. 


  1. All Malaysian school leavers with a pass in SPM, minimum 3 credits. 
  2. Other equivalent qualifications recognized by Malaysian government. 
  3. International Students are welcome to use. 
  4. Refer to program entry requirement for further details. 

Financial Assistance 

  1. Perbadanan Tabung Pendidkan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN)

Students pursuing the Diploma courses are eligible to use for financial assistance through PTPTN loans to assist ease the financial burden of education. 

  1. Industrial Sponsor 

Qualified students may receive financial aid by organizational partners.

Fresh graduates can no longer immediately get a job after they finish their education. The rivalry has become more intense. The students now need to take more complex and difficult roads in order to survive. For students who are fresh graduates from high school, pre-university programmes are 1-2 programmes.

Students achieve their pre-university within 1 to 1.5 years and advance to a degree faster which is a higher requirement than a diploma. Pre-university students have the liberty to learn their interests because they are not required to specialize yet. 

To be able to enrol in a university, students must complete the following requirements:

  1. Academic
  2. English language 
  3. Age requirement

In addition to the above English language and academic requirements, some schools will need you to fulfil the pre-requisite subjects to enrol in their streams. 

Science – you can only choose either one of the following: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geography, Physics, Psychology or a higher level of Mathematics

Business – Mathematics 

Information technology – Mathematics

For these courses, the updated 2020 Annual tuition fees estimates are:

 Malaysian studentsForeign students
Science streamRM39,326RM43,990
Non-Science streamRM34,821RM39,061

Take note that for the Diploma of Higher Education Studies, the registration dates fall on the following months: February, July and October and they have kursus yang ditawarkan di uitm

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