Computing & IT Degree 3 Years

Computer science exposes the heart and soul of almost all the technology we rely on in the modern world. It introduces many of the most powerful problem-solving strategies known to mankind. If you’ve ever wondered how computers work or been fascinated by the seemingly incredible things they can achieve, then computer science could be the degree course for you. It is for the student who doesn’t just want to use computer systems in their career, but gain an understanding of the principles by which they’re built. If you are keen to write your own software, to make it run quickly and effectively, or even to use computers to solve scientific and research problems, then this course will teach you all of the techniques you need.

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Our degree programme will equip you with competent IT skills that enable you to become highly qualified professionals who think creatively and independently to meet the challenges of changing technologies.

  • You will be exposed to employer projects with collaboration from our industry partners
  • Gain international and industry exposure through visiting guest lectures and industry experts
  • Opportunities to exchange ideas, interact and build network through study tours or field trips
  • Focused on professional development, combining academic teaching and industry practice, and supported by mentorship and coaching by IT industry experts
  • A comprehensive learning experience with a mix of face-to-face and online support learning through Blackboard, with access to course materials, assignments and faculty members
  • Well-equipped specialist computing labs with high-performance hardware and industrystandard software
  • The Add+vantage modules is helps in developing and enhancing students' employability, and delivering a serious competitive advantage in the jobs market. This module teach a range of work experience and extra-curricular activities that are taken each year, and which broaden students knowledge and skills within a work focused environment.

Career Opportunities
  • Software engineer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Software Applications Developer
  • Network Systems Administrator
  • Software Quality Assurance
  • Software Development Manager
  • Systems Developer
Programme Duration
3 years
Coventry University, UK
Programme Structure


Year 1
  • Add+vantage Modules
  • Computer Architecture and Networks
  • Design for Usability
  • Enterprise Information Systems
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Introduction to Algorithms
  • Logic and Sets
Year 2
  • Add+vantage module
  • Data and Information Retrieval
  • Operating Systems, Security and Networks
  • Programming, Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Real World Project
  • Software Engineering
  • Technology and its Social, Legal and Ethical Context
Year 3
  • Add+vantage module
  • Theoretical Aspects of Computer Science
  • Individual Project
  • Software Quality and Process Management


Optional modules** (choose two (2)):

  • Concurrent and Real-time Systems Design
  • Intelligent Agents
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Open Source Development
  • Rapid Application Development
MPU Subjects
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Community Service & Co-curriculum
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Ethnic Relations (Local students) / Malay Communication 2 (International students)
  • Islamic & Asian Civilisation (Local students) / Malaysian Studies (International students)
  • Presentation Skills

*For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.
**Offering of optional modules, please consult the Head of Programme.

We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course modules may be updated, please contact us for the latest information.

Campuses & Intakes

INTI International College Penang

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  • August

Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Year 1 Entry

Entry Level Entry Requirements
Foundation / Matriculation Successful completion of the Foundation / Matriculation program that is approved by the Ministry of Higher Education with CGPA 2.0 and credit in SPM Add Maths or equivalent.
STPM Passed STPM with gred C in at least 3 subjects (including Maths) AND credit in Maths and Add Maths in SPM or equivalent
UEC 5Bs (inclusive of Maths, Add Maths and English)
A-Level Passed A-Level with passes in 2 subjects in Mathematics in O-Level or equivalent and credit in Mathematics in SPM and Additional Mathematics or equivalent
Canadian Pre-U or Ontario Secondary Diploma Passed 6 subjects with average marks of 55 and credit in SPM Add Maths or equivalent
Australian Year 12 Passed Australian Year 12 with average of 55 and credit in Add Maths in SPM or equivalent
South Australian Matriculation (SAM) Passed 5 subjects with minimum TER of 55, no subjects less than 10/20 and credit SPM Add Maths or equivalent
NSW High School Certificate (HSC) Passed with ATAR 55 (minimum 10 units) and no subjects score below 50 and credit in SPM Add Maths or equivalent
Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY) Passed Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY) with min 60% in 4 subjects and credit in SPM Add Maths or equivalent


Year 2 Entry

Entry Level Entry Requirements
INTI Diploma – Diploma in Information Technology Successfully completed INTI’s Diploma with CGPA 2.5 and credit in Mathematics and Additional Mathematics at SPM level.
Candidate with CGPA below 2.5 but above 2.0 can be accepted, subject to internal assessment evaluation process.
Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering or equivalent Successfully completed a Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software engineering or equivalent with CGPA 2.5
Candidate with CGPA below 2.5 but above 2.0 can be accepted, subject to internal assessment evaluation process


English Requirements

Entry Level Entry Requirements
SPM English Syllabus 1322 Grade 1-6
English 1119 Grade 1-6
GCE ‘O’ Level Pass
IELTS Band 6.0 & above
TOEFL 550 & above
TOEFL (computer-marked) 220 or above

Note: International students are subject to entry requirements. Find out more.

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INTI International College Penang: KPT/JPT(N/481/6/0692)10/2020 - MQA/FA7010

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