Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)
Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)


Diploma in Aquaculture


Diploma Program
Qualification Awarded
Diploma in Aquaculture
Awarding Institution
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
2 Years
June, November
Class Location
  • TAR UMT (Johor Branch Campus)

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Introduction to Aquaculture
Aquaculture System and Practices
Aquaculture System and Practices
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Commercial Aquaculture Species and Farming
Site Selection, Design and Setup
Aquaculture Environment and Water Quality
Entrepreneurial Practices
System Preparation, Stocking and Management
Small Business Venture
Aquaculture Engineering, Equipment and Tools
Feed and Nutrition
Live Food Species and Production
Introduction to Seed Production and Nursery
Grow-out Technologies and Practices
Harvest, Processing and Post-Harvest
Aquatic Animal Health
Good Aquaculture Practices
Industrial Training

Elective (Choose 3):
Introduction to Aquaponics, Economics and Farm Management, Computer Skills, Information Technology and Systems, Introduction to Business, Introduction to Human Resource Management

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:
English Language, Pengajian Malaysia 2, English for Communication, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English for IELTS, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Public Speaking, Co-curricular

Entry Requirement

(1)SPM - 3 Credits in the relevant subjects
(2)O Level - 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects
(3)UEC - 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
(4)Certificate - Relevant Certificate accreditated by MQA

Compulsory subjects:
(1), (2) and (3) must include-
SPM Pass/ O Level Grade E (Pass)/ UEC Grade C in one relevant science subject AND English Language*

*Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language conducted by TAR UC is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English Language at SPM/O Level/UEC level.

a) SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have a t least a past in Sejarah.

Course Fees

< RM20000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
RM 17,600

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