BSc (Hons) Applied Computing (Top-up)
Approval Code
Undergraduate Degree
Course Mode
Full Time
Course Duration
2+1 Years
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
January, May, July and September
Course Overview

Applied Computing explores the core principles used in today’s technological age. It is tailored to provide students with a broader range of topics, from system development and strategic system management to social and current issues in computing, as well as professional management and practice. Upon graduating, you will be well-placed to pursue a career in a broad range of business or computing-focused roles, for example, in systems and application development, computer programming or project management.

Entry Requirements

UK Degree Transfer Programme (Science) at UCSI College
Academic Requirements
Foundation Studies
Pass with CGPA 2.0 and credit in Mathematics at SPM level*
Pass with at least Grade E in 2 subjects inclusive of Mathematics
SACE International
Pass with ATAR 60 with a score of 60% in Mathematics and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level
Pass with a Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in any 2 subjects and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level*
Pass with 5 Credits (B6) including Mathematics
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Pass with 24 points and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level
Canadian Pre-University (CPU)
Pass with an average score of 60% in 6 subjects including Mathematics
Other related diploma programmes
Pass with CGPA 2.5 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level*

Any equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian government

Note: *The requirement to obtain a credit in Mathematics can be waived should the qualification contain the Mathematics subject with equivalent or higher achievement.

English Proficiency Requirement

  • A minimum score of Band 3 in MUET, 5.0 in IELTS or 47 in PTE Academic or its equivalent, or
  • Grade A in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level
BSc (Hons) Applied Computing (Top-up) at Northumbria University
Academic and English Requirements
UCSI College UK Degree Transfer Programme (Science)

Pass with a minimum CGPA 2.75

IELTS Requirement 6.5 (waived if SPM/1119 English min C)

Courses Offered

Year 1

  • Information Technology and Computer Systems
  • Computer Programming 1 / Java
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • English Composition 1
  • Internet Technologies
  • Computer Programming 2 / Java
  • Data Structure & Algorithms
  • Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design 1
  • Human Computer Interaction

MPU Subjects

  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban (Local Student)
  • Philosophy and Current Issues


Year 2

  • Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design 2
  • Visual Basic .NET Programming
  • Database Design Concepts
  • Multimedia Programming
  • Networking Technologies
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Project Management
  • Management in Information Technology
  • Business Skills for e-Commerce
  • Web Applications Development*

MPU Subjects

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Student)


Year 3

As required by respective programmes at Northumbria University. Please visit here for updated modules or contact our counsellors at [email protected] for more info.

Fee Structure

1st and 2nd Year at UCSI College
Tuition Fee (Local Fee)RM 47,960
Tuition Fee (International Fee)RM 57,970
3rd Year at Northumbria University
Year 3 (International Tuition Fee)£ 19,000*
*Subjected to change annually or contact our counsellors at [email protected] for more info.

All information is correct at the time of upload and UCSI College reserves the right to make amendments without prior notice.

Contact Us

International Collaboration Centre (ICC)
+603 9078 2033 ext 5709
+6011 3529 0286
[email protected]

UCSI College
Wisma UCSI, Lot 39890, Jalan Cerdas, Taman Connaught, 56000 Cheras, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Course Enquiry: (+603) 9078 2033

Course Enquiry (WhatsApp):
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Fax: (+603) 9078 2032

Email: [email protected]