Higher Education in Malaysia → Public Universities → UDM
Universiti Darul Iman
The First full fledged
University in the East Coast of Malaysia
Kampus KUSZA, Gong Badak
21300 Kuala Terenggonu, Terenggonu Oorul Iman
Tel: 09-666 4466/4570 Fax: 09-666 2566 / 4063
Academic Facilities AND Resources
UDM's facilities include lecture halls, classrooms, library, language and computer labs, gymnasium, badminton courts, squash courts, tennis courts, volleyball court, ping- pong tables, football fields and hockey fields. Modern teaching tools are used such as the LCD and OHP projectors. UDM has 6 student residential blocks comprising 22 hostels.
Scholarships / Financial Aid :
• Bank Loans
At the moment, UDM can accommodate 3000 students in its 6 residential areas. In March 2008, UDM will be able to add another 2500 students with the completion of new and modern student residential areas.
Sports and Recreation
UDM provides a gymnasium for badminton, squash, ping-pong and volleyball. Facilities for other sports are also provided such as football fields, tennis courts and others.
UDM provides adequate lecture halls and classes for the students. Other relevant facilities such as a library, language labs and computer labs are also provided.
As in 2013, Malaysia has the following higher education opportunities for secondary students:
414 Private colleges
2) 37 Private universities
3) 20 Private University-colleges
4) 1 Public University-college
4) 7 Foreign branch campus
5) 20 Public universities
6) 24 Polytechnics
7) 37 Public Community Colleges
Art and Science Stream
Diploma Programmes for SPM students
6 Semester Duration
|Faculty of Accountancy and Business Management|
|1||Diploma in Accountancy|
|2||Diploma in Banking Studies|
|3||Diploma in finance|
|4||Diploma in Human Resource Management|
|5||Diploma in Insurance Studies|
|6||Diploma in International Trade|
|7||Diploma in Marketing|
|Faculty of Health Science|
|1||Diploma in Medical Lab Technology|
|2||Diploma in Radiography|
|3||Diploma in Nursing Science|
|Faculty of Information|
|1||Diploma in Information Technology|
|2||Diploma in Multimedia Technology|
|Faculty of Innovative Design & Technology|
|1||Diploma in Industrial Design|
|2||Diploma in Manufacturing Technology|
|Faculty of Islamic Contemporary Studies|
|1||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Al-Quran and As Sunnah)|
|2||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Arabic language & literature)|
|3||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Dakwah)|
|4||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Islamic History & Civilization)|
|5||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Islamic Management)|
|6||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Syariah)|
|7||Diploma in Islamic Studies (Usuluddin)|
|8||Diploma in Islamic Studies with IT|
|Faculty of languages and Communication|
|1||Diploma in Arabic Language with Education|
|2||Diploma in Teaching English As a Second Language (TESL)|
|Faculty of law and International Relations|
|1||Diploma in Low|
On 1 January 2006, Universiti Darul Iman Malaysia was established. UDM has three campuses, each with a separate and identifiable niche. The KUSZA campus focuses on teaching and research in Islamic studies and professional courses. The campus in Kuala Terengganu offers Allied Health Sciences programmes such as Nursing, Radiography and Medical Laboratory Technology. Another campus in Besut offers Biotechnology and Agriculture programmes.
Universiti Darul Iman Malaysia (UDM) is the eighteenth public university in Malaysia. Established on 1 st January 2006, it is the first university to be based on the "cluster" concept. UDM aims to be an internationally recognized institute of higher learning, to produce future leaders who are talented, trained, and well educated with high regard for culture, high morale plus a towering personality.
It has three campuses, each with a separate and identifiable niche. The KUSZA Campus focuses on teaching and research in Islamic studies and professional courses such as Accountancy, Law and Engineering. The City Campus offers Allied Health Sciences programmes such as Nursing, Radiography and Medical Laboratory Technology. The Besut Campus which is still in the pipeline will focus on Agriculture and Biotechnology programmes.
• Business Administration (Islamic Finance)
• Computer Science (Software Development)
• Social Science (Anthropology and Dakwah)
• Agricultural Biotechnology
> Master (MA) And Doctoral Degree (PhD)
• Islamic Studies (Shariah/ Usuluddin/ Hadith/Arabic and Islamic Civilization Studies) • Contemporary Studies Program (Anthropology/Sociology/Community Development/Gender Studies) • Management (Insurance/Risk Management/Banking/Finance) • Agriculture and Biotechnology (Animal Cell Biotechnology/Animal Physiology/ Animal Nutrition/Plant Physiology/ Plant Tissue Culture/Plant Molecular Biology/Plant Taxonomy/Herbal Sciences/Natural Products/Biomedical Biotechnology/Molecular Diagnostic/ Plant Breeding/Plant Genetic Resource)
> Social Science (Anthropology and Da'awah) - 4 years
This provides a comprehensive, critical introduction to key issues, themes and problems that have shaped anthropological discipline. The combination of knowledge in anthropology and Islamic da'awah offered makes it unique compared to other similar programmes.
> Computer Science (Software Development) - 4 years
Students will attain sound knowledge and skills in computer architecture, principle and theory in Computer Science including mathematics and software applications. The unique feature of the programmes is the integration of curriculum from Islamic perspectives, f
> Accountancy - 4 years
A structured curriculum touching on Financial Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting, Taxation and Accounting for Islamic Institution among others, it is in accordance with the level required by the related international professional bodies. Students are required to undergo a three-month practical training in selected accounting firms.
> Business Administration (Islamic Finance) - 4 years
This aims at producing graduates in the field of business administration with knowledge and skills in Islamic banking, Takaful and finance that satisfy the market needs. Students are exposed to a 6-month industrial training at selected financial institutions
> Islamic Studies (Usuluddin) - 3 years
This is a three-year programme with 125 credit hours, inclusive of 6 credit hours for industrial training
> Islamic Studies (Da'awah) - 3 years
This is a three-year programme with 125 credit hours, inclusive of 6 credit hours for industrial training.
> Islamic Studies (SYARIAH) - 3 years
This is a three-year programme with 127 credits hours, inclusive of 6 credit hours for industrial training.
> Law - 4 years
The Bachelor of Law (LL.B programme) is designed to give students a thorough technical ability to handle legal materials, a strong awareness of the social, political and historical dimensions of law nationally and internationally, emphasising on the increasing interest and development in Islamic transactions, finance, property and insurance with international and comparative perspectives.
> Agricultural Biotechnology - 4 years
This focuses on agriculture, biotechnology and agribusiness. Students will be exposed to various sectors of agriculture industries through compulsory industrial training during the semester breaks.