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Computer Science (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

36 months
4341 USD/year
3209 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Science (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman aims to prepare graduates who are technically competent in design, development and implementation of computing systems. 


Students will be equipped with suitable mathematical background and solid computing knowledge for analyzing, modeling and evaluating computing solutions. Student will be trained to possess strong analytical and critical thinking to solve problems by applying knowledge, principles and skills in Computer Science.

In addition to that, the Computer Science (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman is designed to prepare graduates to possess skills for lifelong learning, research and career development in the area of ICT which includes skills such as communication, team, leadership and interpersonal skills and awareness of the social, ethical and legal responsibilities. Last but not least, students will be provided with entrepreneurial skill and exposed to real world challenges to broaden their horizon and career prospects.

Career Prospects

  • Software Engineer
  • Programmer
  • System Engineer
  • Web Application Developer
  • System Administrator
  • IT Executive
  • Database Developer & System Architect
  • Software Developer


The Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) is accredited (Ref: A7930) by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and recognized by Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam (JPA) of Malaysia since 6 August 2010.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analysis and Design of Information Systems
  • Basic Algebra
  • Data Communications and Networking
  • Data Structure and Algorithmic Problem Solving
  • Database Development and Applications
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • English for Information Technology
  • Fundamentals of Computer and Information Security
  • Introduction to Calculus and Applications
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation and Architecture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Malaysian Stu: You are advised to apply for admission as early as possible
  • International Stu: You are advised to apply for admission 3 months in advance


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to UTAR is on purely meritocratic basis. You are expected to satisfy the academic qualification and English Language requirement set by the University. 
  • For admission into undergraduate programmes, the University will accept the applications from students with the standard list of foreign qualifications. 
  • For your information that the University has its minimum entry requirement (MER) for each qualification and each programme. Should you do not fulfill the MER, you will be required to undertake a one-year Foundation studies. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4341 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13024 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    3209 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9629 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • RM40,700 (Malaysian); RM43,150 (Part-time, Malaysian)
  • RM55,050 (International); 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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