Cyber Security

All about Cyber Security program in University Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN), like Intake date, Tuition fees, Scholarship, Faculty, Campus and etc.

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Cyber Security

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Faculty: Computing & Informatics
Qualification: Bachelor


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Subject: Computer Science
Duration: 3 Years
Tuition Fee (Totally):


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What will you learn?

Bachelor of Computer Science (Cyber Security) (Hons.) is the second bachelor degree programme offered by the Department of Systems and Networking, College of Information Technology, Universiti Tenaga Nasional. This programme offers computer science curricula with the emphasis on cyber security knowledge that is tailored towards securing modern net-centric computing environment. Students who undergo this programme will be equipped with the fundamentals knowledge of computer science which include subjects on programming and software development, data communication and network, computer organization and operating systems.

On top of that, students will also be trained in the arts and skills of cyber security which includes subjects on cryptography, computer security, network security, secure programming, information security assurance, as well as network penetration and countermeasures. A subject on security of critical infrastructure is also included to address the pressing needs to secure national critical infrastructure such as the power system infrastructure of Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB).

In addition to pursuing computer science and cyber security related jobs, students who graduated from this programme will also be qualified to perform research work and pursue Master and PhD degrees from reputable institutions of higher learning.


Minimum Entry Requirement


  • Pass STPM with minimum of Grade c in 2 subjects and Credit in Additional Maths at SPM Level; or


  • Pass Ministry of Education (MOE) Matriculation programme with minimum CGPA of 2.00 and credit in  Add Math at SPM level or its equivalent; or


  • Pass Foundation Programme in related field with minimum CGPA of 2.00 and credit in Mathematics and Add Math at SPM level or its equivalent; or


  • Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade C in 2 subjects including Mathematics; or


  • Pass Diploma/ HND Diploma programme in related field with a minimum of CGPA of 2.50 and credit in Mathematics and Add Math at SPM level or its equivalent; or
  • (Applicants with below than 2.50 but more than 2.0 with Credit in Add Maths at SPM Level can be accepted with thorough evaluation by College; or
  • Pass Diploma / HND Diploma programme in other field with a minimum of CGPA of 2.75 and credit in Mathematics and Add Math at SPM level or its equivalent; or


  • Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with a minimum of grade B for five (5) subjects; or


  • Pass IB with a minimum of 28 points for 6 subjects INCLUDING: 4 points for High Level Math 5 points for General subject or Business Math and credit in Mathematics and Add Math at SPM level or its equivalent; or


  • Pass Australia Capital Territory (Year 12)/SACE/Victorian Certificate of Education(VCE)/Western Australian Certificate of Education(WACE)/South Australian Matriculation(SAM)/Tertiary Entrance Education(TEE)/O-Level/Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT) and credit in Mathematics and Add Math at SPM level or its equivalent; or


  • Other equivalent qualification recognized by Government of Malaysia.

English Requirement:


  • Have taken MUET with minimum Band 2*; or
  • Pass IELTS with Band 5.0 and above; or
  • Pass TOEFL with score 500 and above

Core areas of emphasis

• Programming II with C++ • Computer Networks & LAN • Operating Systems Concepts • System Analysis & Design • Hubungan Etnik • Data Structures & Algorithms with STL • Database 1 • Human Computer Interaction • Cryptography • Co

Career prospects

• Cryptographer • Forensics Expert • Information Security Officer • Penetration Tester/ Vulnerability Assessor • Secure Software Developer • Security Administrator • Security Analyst • Security Auditor • Security Consultant • Security Engineer

Tuition Fees

Totally (USD) Yearly (USD)
$ 15270 $ 5090
$ 5090
$ 5090

Course Details:

Duration: 3 Years Intakes: March, May, October

Scholarships for Post-graduate studies:


UNITEN Global Scholarship 2019 is for selected International Students who choose to study in UNITEN.  The scholarship offers USD1,000 off from the tuition fee.


Type : Partial Tuition Fee Scholarship



Foundation, Diploma, Bachelor, Master and PhD


RM4,100 (USD1,000)


Distributed in two semesters.

General Criteria

  1. Eligible to International students 2019 intake onwards only.
  2. Open for all undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in UNITEN.
  3. The scholarship covers partial of tuition fee only. Registration, resource & accommodation fees are still applicable.
  4. Received an offer letter from UNITEN University.
  5. Not a recipient of any full scholarship or full financial assistance from any other agency / organisation.
  6. Complete the scholarship application form and submit before closing date.

Campus (Putrajaya Campus (Uniten University))

Jalan IKRAM-UNITEN, 43000 Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia

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