Undergraduate Programme

International Programme

The undergraduate programmes offered by this faculty are focusing on producing graduates that are equipped with the knowledge and skills required in developing and pioneering the software industry. The faculty intends to produce various professions such as software engineers, software architects and application engineers. This profession diversity converges to various aspects in the software life cycle. Professional programmers are highly demanded in various institutions. This programme offers to provide professional programmers who are capable of designing application in giving the best solution for problems. This programme emphasis to the usage of application software and software tools.

Specialisation

The faculty follows the semester system. Each semester consists of 14 weeks of lectures, tutorials, laboratory works, etc., 1 week of mid-semester break, and 3 weeks for the final examination.

The minimum period for studying is 8 semesters, while the maximum period allowed is depending on the existing regulation, which is up to 12 semesters. By following the semester system, students are required to complete the total of 121 credit hours (units) for obtaining the degree within the duration allowed by the university.

The list of courses and their level of credit hours offered are shown in the Faculty of Information Science and Technology Undergraduate Prospectus. The course content of the programme consists of IT related courses and non-technical courses related to management and ethical issues. For adequate exposure to the professional IT practice, the students are obliged to undergo an Industrial Training module.

Contact Us

Dr. Lailatul Qadri Zakaria
Programme Coordinator (International Programme)
+6 03 - 8921 6719
lailatul.qadri@ukm.edu.my