Study Computer Science and Information Technology in Malaysia

Computer Science will teach you everything about applications, software, and programs while information technology teaches how to use and control those things

In today’s world, innovation is anywhere to be found and everything evolves around technology. As it seems, the technological revolution will hold on for a long while and IT related sectors are one of the fields highly in demand. There is a great increase in e-commerce, mobile telecommunication, the use of databases and a whole lot more! 

Eligibility Requirements

After graduation or finishing off of a previous degree, you cannot just apply for another degree programme. You must meet the basic admission requirements first.

For Computer Science and Information Technology you will need a SPM/ O- Level Qualification with a minimum of five credits, including one in Mathematics. In addition to this, you will also need a Pre-University Qualification. For this qualification you must have at least one of the following credits; a minimum of 2Es in A-levels or an equivalent, a minimum of ATAR 60 in Australian Matriculation,  an average of at least 55% in Canadian Pre-University, and a CGPA must be equivalent to 2.0 or 60% in Foundation in Science or IT.

Cost of studying Computer Science and Information Technology in Malaysia

Malaysia is a popular study destination as the cost of studying and living is very low. Besides the costs, it is also popular because there are a lot of foreign universities. Computer Science and Information Technology has three different programmes whereby students can study for half of the duration in Malaysia and the other half in a foreign country. The other programme includes international colleges and foreign universities set up for international students coming to Malaysia for this degree. The tuition fee of a Computer Science and Information Technology degree in Malaysia costs between RM 45,000 and RM 65,000. 

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