Foundation in Computer Technology


1 (ONE) year which is equivalent to 2 (TWO) semesters


Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Information Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   View map



Programme Description

Foundation in Computer Technology is designed to emphasize on practical and hands-on whereby the students participate actively for their learning. This programme will produce graduates who are knowledgeable and competent in Computer Technology fields, qualified and capable to pursue further education at Universiti Kuala Lumpur or other institutions of higher learning.

Programme Code

JPT/BPP (N/010/3/0502) 07/23, MQA/PSA 11522

NEC: 010

Entry Requirements

  • Pass SPM / SPMV with at least credits in five (5) subjects;
  • Pass the O-Level with at least a C grade in five (5) subjects;
  • Other equivalent qualifications.
  • Eligibility for Basic Foundation (s) areas of specialization, such as medicine, engineering and student accounting requires additional subject credit (for example Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and Science) at the level SPM / SPMV / O-Level or equivalent subject to the needs of the field offered.

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Programme Aims

  • To prepare students en route to the bachelor programmes at Universiti Kuala Lumpur in the field of information technology, computer science, multimedia design and computer animation.
  • To equips students with the academic knowledge and practical skills in computing and technology
  • To improve students’ English proficiency

Why choose/uniqueness, Foundation in Computer Technology

  • Scholarship available
  • Located at the heart of Kuala Lumpur – easily accessible by public transport
  • Hands-on lab practical
  • Experience lecturers
  • Pathway to UniKL bachelor programmes or recognized any other universities
    Conducive environment with excellent facilities (smartboard, computer lab with iMAC, gym, students’ lounge etc.)


NO Program Education Outcomes (PEO)
1 UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative in Computer Technology Foundation
2 UniKL graduates who have effective communication and teamwork skills
3 UniKL graduates who are committed towards lifelong learning and continuous improvement.
4 UniKL graduates who are ethical and socially responsible.


NO Program Learning Outcomes (PLO)
1  Demonstrate understanding of facts, concepts, principle and process in computer technologies.
2 Utilize computing tools and techniques in solving problems, as described in user and technical manuals.
3 Perform academics activities such as information gathering, data analysis and drawing conclusions either individually or in a group.
4 Demonstrate competency in verbal and written communication.
5 Demonstrate competency in information seeking and self-skills for lifelong learning.
6 Demonstrate an understanding of ethics and social responsibilities.

Programme Contents

NO Semester 1
1 Foundation English 1
2 Intercultural Communication
3 Basic Korean Language
4 Introduction to Algebra and Statistics
5 Introduction to Computer Technology
6 Introduction to Programming
7 Introduction to Multimedia
NO Semester 2
1 Foundation English 2
2 Creative and Innovation
3 Introduction to Web Development
4 Introduction to Trigonometry & Calculus
5 Information System Essential
6 Network Essentials
7 Introduction to Graphic Design

Total Credit to Graduate (TCG): 50

Application for Admission

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Contact Us

Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Malaysian Institute of Information Technology
1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail
50250 Kuala Lumpur
Tel : +603-2175 4000 ext: 4146, 5407
Fax : +603-2175 4441

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NOTE: Programme contents are subject to change. All information is correct at the time of publishing, the university reserves the right to change any information without prior notice and for more information please contact us.