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Diploma in Information Technology
Previously known as : Diploma in Computer Studies

Reference Number : A5031
Certificate Number : 20122
Name of Qualification : Diploma in Information Technology
Previously known as : Diploma in Computer Studies
Date of Accreditation (dd/mm/yyyy) : Starting 24/12/2007
Compliance Audit : MJA Meeting on 24/9/2019 decided to maintain Full Accreditation.
Name of Institution : UOW MALAYSIA KDU Penang University College
Address : No.32, Jalan Anson
Telephone Number : 04-238 6368
Fax Number : 04-228 0362
E-mail : best@kdupg.edu.my
Website : www.kdupg.edu.my
Type : Diploma
MQF Level : 4
NEC Field (National Education Code) : 0611 (Information technology and information system)
Equivalency For Public Services : Diploma in Information Technology
Previous Equivalency For Public Services :
Name of Programme Remarks
Diploma in Computer Studies Diploma in Computer Science for graduates of 24/12/20017-27/1/2020.
Number of Credits : 90
Mode of Study : Full Time
Duration of Study (years) :

Full Time

 Weeks/Semester Semesters Duration


15 4 2 year/s 4 month/s


13 2

Industrial Training

12 1




Weeks/Semester Semesters Industrial Training Years Credits
24/12/2007 14 + 7 5 + 2 - 2 tahun/years 4 bulan/months 90
27/5/2021 15 + 13 + 12 4 + 2 + 1 Available 2 tahun/years 4 bulan/months 90
Mode of Delivery : Conventional
Remark(s) : This programme originally was conducted under the name of KDU College, Penang Campus, has been upgraded to Kolej Universiti KDU Penang starting from 19/10/2015.
Name of Diploma in Information Technology is effective starting from 28/1/2020. Equivalency for public services has been changed from Diploma in Computer Science to Diploma in Information Technology starting from 28/1/2020.
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