OVERVIEW


Our Foundation in Computing is designed to prepare you for a computing-related degree. We focus on building strong fundamental computing skills and providing practical knowledge through hands-on projects. Our dynamic learning environment extends beyond the classroom, allowing you to apply theory into practice, develop discipline-specific knowledge, cognitive capabilities, and essential soft skills.

 

Through engaging projects and real-world applications, you'll gain practical experience that is vital in the computing field. With the support of our dedicated faculty, you'll have the resources and guidance to succeed. Join us in this exciting programme and unlock your potential for a successful career in computing. 

School
Pre-University Studies

Study Duration

1-year

Study Options

Full time only

Accredited by

MQA

Balanced learning

environment

Intake Month

February, April, Advance August (Start it Right in July) and August

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Key Highlights of Foundation in Computing

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
FUTURE CAREERS

The Computing foundation programme is designed to help you develop strong fundamental skills in computing with exposure to practical knowledge through hands-on projects. You are exposed to dynamic learning environments that extends beyond the classroom, where you are trained to apply theory into practice - developing the ability to demonstrate discipline-specific knowledge, cognitive capabilities and valuable soft skills.

 

We understand the importance of bridging the gap between theory and practical application to ensure you have the skills necessary to thrive in the field.

Modules

Modules

Year 1

  • English I
  • English II
  • Mathematics
  • Introduction to Computing Mathematics
  • Introduction to Information Systems
  • Introduction to Algorithm
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Web Programming
  • Practical IT Skills
  • Critical and Creative Thinking Skills

*All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the college.

Are you ready to embark on your academic journey? Our program provides a nurturing environment for individuals who are passionate about the field of computing technology. To ensure a smooth admission process, please take note of the entry requirements listed below.

Qualifications

Qualifications

SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM)

Pass with minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics / Additional Mathematics

 

O LEVEL

Pass with minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics / Additional Mathematics

 

UNIFIED EXAMINATION CERTIFICATE (UEC)

Pass with minimum of 3Bs including Mathematics

 

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Any other equivalent qualifications recognised by Malaysian Government

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

Note: Students continuing to bachelor’s degree programmes at Taylor’s University are required to meet the respective programmes’ entry requirements, available on the Taylor’s University website. 

English Requirements

English Requirements

IELTS

Overall Band 4.0

 

TOEFL

iBT 31

 

MUET

Band 2

 

UEC

C8

TAYLOR'S EET

Overall Score 4.0

 

TAYLOR'S IEN

Level 1- Grade B or Level 2- Grade C

 

COMPLETED HIGH SCHOOL (YEAR 11) THAT WAS CONDUCTED IN ENGLISH

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

When you've successfully completed this programme, you could embark on any of these exciting careers, including:

Potential Careers

Potential Careers

  • Systems Programmer
  • Automotive Software Engineer
  • Artificial Intelligence Research Scientist
  • Algorithm Specialist
  • System Analyst
  • Computing Security Incident Responder
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Information Security Engineer
  • Web Developer
  • Database Administrators
  • IT Project Managers

Starting your Foundation in Computing programme marks a thrilling step forward in shaping your academic future and career aspirations. We're here to make your application process as smooth and clear as possible.

 

Please visit our Admissions website to learn more about the steps involved and the documents you'll need. For international students, please go here.

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Foundation in Science

You are Approximate Total Fees
Local Student
MYR 28,500
International Student
USD 9,099

We offer scholarships to help brightest minds

reach their fullest potential.

Note: Fees are reviewed annually. For the avoidance of doubt, Taylor’s reserves the right to revise the fee payable for any given semester. Fees exclude additional costs which varies according to programme.

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