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Programme Details

Diploma in Science

It is a programme focussing in basic sciences and mathematics. The three year programme of six (6) semesters offers courses such as Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics. Other courses include Computers and Information Processing, English, Islamic Studies, and Fundamental of Business.

Job Opportunities

Graduates may be employed in various polymer related industries and may hold positions as laboratory technicians, quality control productions personnel and factory managers.Other career opportunities for those who are interested in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics including Engineering programmes (Civil, Electronic, Electrical, Chemical, and Mechanical), Industrial Chemistry, and Computer Science. Other career options include teaching, which requires graduates to undergo a course for a Diploma in Education, Administrative or Management Executives or Research Assistants.

Opportunities for Further Studies

Graduates with Diploma in Science may further their education in Biology and Chemistry including Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science, Agronomy, Forestry, Nuclear Science, Biotechnology, Environmental Studies, Fisheries, and Food Technology, or in the Natural Science of Biology, Zoology, Botany, Genetics, and Ecology. Graduates may further their studies in science of technology based programme at UiTM, other local or foreign universities. Graduates may be given some exemptions for their degree programme depending on the course, university and CGPA at the Diploma level.

Entry Requirement



Please contact:

Associate Prof Haji Zainuddin Hashim
Programme Head
Diploma in Science
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Universiti Teknologi MARA
40450 Shah Alam
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Tel  : 03 - 5544 4577
Fax: 03 - 5544 4562


Last Updated on Monday, 09 May 2011 14:44