Diploma In Computer Network

  • Highlights
  • Pathway
  • Programme Structure
  • Entry Requirements


The computer field covers very wide applications. Development in the field of digital technology opens continuous demands for skilled professionals. Computer Network students are ready to take leadership roles in development application and management of this technology. Technical knowledge prepared by DCN programme of Kolej UNITI enables students to meet the ever-changing world of digital era. The syllabus designed covers current needs and it is complemented by Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) from CISCO as added value for them to prepare themselves for the working world. Students are also equipped with short-course certification done technically from a Community College (Kolej Komuniti) recognised by KPT.

This programme was given full accreditation by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and Public services Department (JPA). With a minimum entry requirement of three credits including Mathematics, students will have an opportunity to get MARA sponsorship. After completing this programme, students will have the skills in technical fields and an invaluable experience to perform networking work such as arranging, controlling and handling information system networking.


Graduates of Diploma in Computer Network (DCN) will have an opportunity to further their studies at the Bachelor’s Degree level in related fields at local universities such as:

  •    Network Technology
  •    Computer Science
  •    Information Technology
  •    Software Engineering
  •    Network Security
  •    Computer System Safety
  •    Education ( Computer / Information Technology)

Career Opportunities

The career opportunities for graduates of this program are:

  •    Network Coordinator
  •    Network Analyst
  •    Maintenance Technician
  •    Network Technician
  •    System Support
  •    Technical Support
  •    Helpdesk Specialist
  •    ICT Officer


Semester 1

  •    Programing Fundamental
  •    Computer Fundamental
  •    Calculus
  •    Pengajian Malaysia 2
  •    Foundation English

Semester 2

  •    Computer Organization
  •    Network Programming
  •    Discrete Mathematics
  •    Data Communication And Networking
  •    Intermediate English
  •    Pengantar Pemikiran Kritis & Kreatif / Bahasa Kebangsaan

Semester 3

  •    Network Management & Administration
  •    CCNA I : Networking Fudamental
  •    Database
  •    Multimedia Networking
  •    Internet Programming
  •    English For Academic Purposes

Semester  4

  •    Unix & Linux
  •    Network Troubleshooting
  •    CCNA II : Router Protocol And Concepts
  •    Professional Communication
  •    Etika Dan Moral Di Malaysia
  •    Industrial Training

Semester  5

  •    Remote Access Server
  •    Network Design
  •    CCNA III : Lan Switching And Wireless
  •    Khidmat Sosial
  •    Network Operating System
  •    Pendidikan Islam /Manusia & Agama

Semester  6

  •    Network Security
  •    CCNA IV : Accessing The Wan
  •    Project Management
  •    Web Security / Wireless Networks
  •    Tamadun Manusia

Short Semester

  • Industrial Training


Passed Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with at least three (3) credits including Mathematics OR other relevant qualifications recognised by the Malaysian government.


Reference No. MQA : LAN(S) 10/13/1/1 Jld.12(49)
Reference No. KPT :JPT/BPP(K)1000-600/N322 Jld.2(36)