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Course Duration:
(24 m) 2 years
Course Tuition Fees:
Course Miscellanous Fees:


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Location of Study:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding University:
KDU University College

Diploma in Telecommunication & Computer Engineering

  Institution: KDU University College

Field Of Study:
Level Of Study:
Course Subject:
Course Intake:
January, May, September

KPT/JPS (A3808)07/14
Telecommunication and computer engineering are founded on electronic principles, and in this course, you will learn all about the information-carrying systems over the communications network. Coupled with your industrial training, you will be able to enhance your practical knowledge and gain valuable insight into the processes at


In the second year, you may choose from five areas of specialisation such as Mobile & Satellite Communications or Digital & Optical Communication Systems. This diploma course both prepares you to be ready to enter the industry and to advance to undergraduate studies.

Course Outline

Year 1

  • Analogue Electronics
  • Computer Programming
  • Engineering Mathematics I & II
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering Drawing & CAD
  • Electric Circuits
  • Microcontroller Technology
  • Personal Development & Leadership Skills I & II
  • Principles of Electromagnetic Fields
  • Telecommunication Systems Fundamentals
  • Tertiary English I & II
Year 2

  • Computer Communication & Networking
  • Co-curricular Activities & Community
  • Digital Electronics
  • Digital & Optical Communication Systems
  • Engineering Management, Practices & Ethics
  • Engineering Mathematics III
  • Engineering Project
  • Fundamental of System Modelling
  • Industrial Project
  • Industrial Training
  • Microcontroller System Design & Applications
  • Modulation & Transmission Principles
  • Mobile & Satellite Communication
  • Radio & Microwave Systems
MPU subjects:

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi I / Pengajian Malaysia II
  • Malaysia Culture & Life

Entry Requirement:

Academic Qualification Entry Requirement 
SPM / GCE O Level
Min. 3 credits (inclusive of Mathematics & Science)
Min. 3 credits (inclusive of Mathematics & Science, pass in Bahasa Malaysia)
Completed 3 levels

English Requirement

  • Local Student: Credit (SPM) / Pass (1119 / UEC / GCE O Level examination) / Min. score of Band 4 in MUET
  • International Student: Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based); or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL

If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU UC.


Duration: 2 years
Course mode: Full time
Intakes: Jan, May and Sept
Course location: Damansara Jaya Campus


Career Opportunities

Technical Support Engineers / Assistant Product Engineers / Production Technicians / Marketing, Sales & Service Engineers / Reliability & Quality Technician