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Diploma in Agriculture

DIPLOMA IN AGRICULTURE

Diploma in Agriculture focuses on agriculture related fields such as crop and animal sciences, food crop, livestock production, pest management, land management, economics and farm management, entrepreneurship and agriculture extension. The graduates of this programme have bright job prospects in the public and private agriculture sectors as well as in fields of research and entrepreneurship. Diploma in Agriculture is a four (4) semesters with 95 total credit hours including two (2) curriculum credit hours.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Employment opportunities for graduates of Diploma in Agriculture include careers in agricultural extension agencies (Department of Agriculture, RISDA etc.), development of agricultural land (FELDA, FELCRA etc.), research agencies (MARDI, FRIM, LGM etc.), urban and regional development (UDA, KEJORA, PERDA etc.), educational institutes, consultants and landscape contractors, agricultural materials suppliers, agricultural chemical companies, financial institutions and graduates are also capable of becoming private entrepreneurs.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR DIPLOMA IN AGRICULTURE


University General Requirements
Obtained the Malaysian Certificate of Education (SPM) / equivalent with at least FIVE (5) distinctions (Gred C) including Bahasa Melayu and a pass in History.

Fulfils the University General Requirements
and SPECIFIC PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
SPM Category A, B & D
A minimum of Grade C in the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • Biology or Science, and
  • TWO (2) of the following subjects:-
  • Physics;
  • Chemistry;
  • Agriculture Sciences;
  • Additional Mathematics;
  • Additional Science;
  • History/ Geography
  • Related Science & Technology subjects;*  (Choose 1 only)
  • Basic Economy
  • Information & Communication Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Studies
  • Civil Engineering Studies
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering Studies
  • Engineering Technology
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Commerce
  • Principle in Account
  • Food Crop
  • Entrepreneurship study
  • Landscape and Nursery
  • Aquaculture and Animal Recreation and

A minimum of Grade E for English at the SPM level.

 

 

Fulfils the University General Requirements
and SPECIFIC PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
SPM category
A minimum of Grade C in the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • Biology or Science, and
  • TWO (2) of the following subjects:-
  • Physics;
  • Chemistry;
  • Agriculture Sciences;
  • Additional Mathematics;
  • Additional Science;
  • History/ Geography
  • Related Science & Technology subjects;* (Choose 1 only)
  • Basic Economy
  • Information & Communication Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Studies
  • Civil Engineering Studies
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering Studies
  • Engineering Technology
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Commerce
  • Principle in Account
  • Food Crop
  • Entrepreneurship study
  • Landscape and Nursery
  • Aquaculture and Animal Recreation and A minimum of Grade E for English at the SPM level. 
    or Certificate category

Possessed a certificate in related field from an institution recognized by the UPM Senate. (Category C)
and
A minimum of Grade E for English at the SPM level.

Updated:: 16/05/2019

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