Intakes: March, June, September / October
Mode of Study : Full Time
Duration : 2 Years 6 Months
Credit Hour : 92

Diploma in Agricultural Science is designed to produce specialised human resource that are capable of using technical and practical skills in managing plantation crops using sustainable technology for the plantation industry that is rapidly expanding in South East Asia, Africa and South America. This programme produces graduates who are proactive and disciplined. They would be nurtured to be team players with an entrepreneurial spirit to progress in a competitive society. They would also be well-versed in using ICT and acquire current information on plantation technology. Students are exposed to modern technology in farming, plant protection techniques and weed science to increase yields of plantation crops. Subjects such as Soil Management for Plantation Crops and Introduction to Weed Science increase students’ knowledge in managing plantation operations and plantation crops using sustainable technology.

Year 1

General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, English for Science and Technology I & II, Sustainable Farming , Plant Biology, Introduction to Soil Science, Principles of Crop Science, Oil Palm Plantation Management, Coconut, Coffee and Cocoa Plantation Management, Rubber Plantation Management , Agricultural Marketing, Introduction to Economics, U1 Subject, U2 Subject

Year 2

Soil Management for Plantation Crops, Crop Protection, Introduction to Weed Science, Human Resource in Plantation Management, Farm Planning & Management, Mechanization & Automation in Plantation Crop Management, Basic Entrepreneurship, ICT in Farm Management, Environmental Biotechnology, U3 Subject, U4 Subject

Year 3

Industrial Training

SPM Minimum 3Cs (including a Science Subject and a Pass in English)
O-Level Minimum 3Cs (including a Science Subject and a Pass in English)
UEC Minimum 3Bs (including a Science Subject and a Pass in English)
Certificate/SKM III Minimum CGPA of 2.00 with a C in SPM
SAM/HSC/AUSMAT TER/UAI: average of 50% or higher in 5 subjects (including Mathematics)
CPU/CIMP Average of 60% or higher in 6 subjects (including Mathematics)
Other Qualifications As recognised by the Senate of IUKL as equivalent to STPM
UEC: United Examination Certificate
HND: Higher National Diploma
SAM: South Australian Matriculation
HSC: Higher School Certificate
AUSMAT: Australian Matriculation
CPU: Canadian Pre-University
CIMP: Canadian International Matriculation Programme
IB: International Baccalaureate Diploma
STPM: Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia
SPM: Sijil Peperiksaan Malaysia
MALAYSIAN STUDENTS
Tuition Fees RM23,920.00
Deposit (Refundable) RM250.00
Insurance RM210.00
Other Fees
Library
Student Club
RM720.00
RM360.00

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Tuition Fees RM23,920.00
Caution Fee (Refundable) RM1,500.00
International Student Administrative Fee RM4,000.00
Medical Insurance RM500.00/year
Medical Examination RM250.00/year
Visa Processing RM381.60/year
Other Fees
Library
Student Club
RM120.00/Sem or RM60.00/Short Sem
RM60.00/Sem or RM30.00/Short Sem
  • Agriculturist
  • Sales Executives
  • Farm Manager
  • Jobs in areas of agribusiness, allied agricultural and horticultural industries, etc.

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