Diploma in Science (AS120)


Programme Details

Diploma in Science (DIS) was introduced in the May 2001 Academic session with a pioneer batch of thirty-three students. Initially, this programme was conducted over 5 semesters (2 1/2 years). From June 2003 onwards, the new curriculum structure was introduced and the tenure of study was extended to 6 semesters (3 years). The introduction of the DIS programme to this campus also marked another important chapter for UiTM Sarawak as this programme caters for aspiring students who are interested in the field of applied sciences. Starting from November 2013, the program is back to be conducted over 5 semester (2 1/2 years). This program emphasizes on strengthening the knowledge of students in Science and Mathematics. Apart from this, students are also exposed to various lab skills that cover the area of Chemistry, Physics and Biology. The graduate of this program can further their studies in a vast area at degree level. The students have the option to do their degree in the Faculty of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Faculty of Health Science and the Faculty of Medicine, in any universities in Malaysia.


Job Opportunities

The graduates of this program can also work in various areas as follows : Assistant Research Officer Assistant Science Officer Assistant Quality Control Officer Assistant Lab Manager Entrepreneur


Further Study Opportunities

The graduate of this program can further their studies in a vast area at degree level. The students have the option to do their degree in the Faculty of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Faculty of Health Science and the Faculty of Medicine, in any universities in Malaysia.


Admission Requirement


Notable Alumni


Contact Us

Dr Siti Kartina binti Abdul Karim Head Center of Applied Sciences Studies UiTM Sarawak, Kampus Samarahan 2 Email : sitik094@uitm.edu.my Tel Number (O) : 082678428