Olympia College | Malaysia | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY


With the world becoming increasingly borderless, demand for IT specialists grows. The Diploma in Information Technology (DIT) programme develops students with computing as a scientific and technological discipline, preparing them as programmers, software developers or research-based careers in the industry. Graduates can progress further to undertake undergraduate degree locally or overseas with advanced standing into Year 2 of a Bachelor degree.


Entry Requirement:

  • 3 SPM credits inclusive of Mathematics; or 

  • Pass STPM or equivalent with at least one (1) pass in any subject and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or

  • Recognized certificate in computing or equivalent; or

  • Pass in Certificate in Information Communication Technology (CICT) offered by Olympia College; or

  • Certificate in Commerce (CIC) offered by Olympia College and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or

  • Recognized certificate in Technical / Vocational or equivalent of one (1) year relevant work experience; or 

  • Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government Example; UEC, IGCE, Cambridge ‘O’ Level, etc; or

  • Any other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Ministry of Education 


Course Modules:

  • Computer Applications

  • Business Communication

  • Academic English

  • Business Mathematics

  • Introduction to Information Technology

  • Introduction to Programming

  • Concepts of E-Commerce

  • Introduction to Multimedia

  • Web Programming

  • Computerised Accounting

  • Statistics

  • Operating System

  • Programming in C++

  • Computer Architecture

  • System Analysis & Design

  • Network Essentials

  • Introduction to Database

  • Java Programming

  • IT and Society

  • Management Information System

  • Visual Programming

  • Discrete Mathematics

  • Human Computer Interaction

  • Data Communication & Networking

  • Multimedia Development

  • Project



  • Assignments

  • Mid-term examinations

  • Group projects 

  • Practical Examinations

  • Written examinations 

  • Research Project



  • 2 1/2 years



  • January, April, August


Awarding body:

  • Olympia College



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