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 Counselling


Diploma Program
Qualification Awarded
Diploma in Counselling
Awarding Institution
Course Duration
2 years
January, May, October
Class Location
  • TAR UMT (Kuala Lumpur Main Campus)

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Introduction to Information Technology
Psychology I
Introduction to Counselling
Introduction to Sociology
Psychology II
Theories of Counselling & Psychotherapy
Introduction to Social Psychology
Malaysia: Cultural & Religious Practices
Leadership Skills
Interpersonal Communication Skills
Developmental Psychology
Vocational & Career Counselling
Counselling Methods & Techniques I
Counselling Skills
Industrial & Organisational Psychology
Group Dynamics
Ethical and Legal Aspects of Counselling
Counselling Methods & Techniques II
Methods of Research in Psychology & Counselling
Abnormal Psychology
Counselling Practicum
Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

English Language, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English for Communication, Social & Work Etiquette, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Co-curricular courses
Elective Subjects
Theories of Counselling & Psychotherapy, Counselling Skill & Practicum, Vocational & Career, etc.

Entry Requirement

SPM - 3 Credits in the relevant subjects
O Level - 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects
UEC - 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
Certificate - Relevant Certificate accreditated by MQA

Compulsory subjects:
i) SPM Credit/ O Level Grade C in Mathematics/ UEC Grade B in one mathematics subject
ii) SPM Credit/ O Level Grade C/ UEC Grade B in one science subject
iii) SPM Pass/ O Level Grade E (Pass)/ UEC Grade C in English Language

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 17,800

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