Department of Computing


The diploma provides pathways to:


  • Animation Industry is looking for entry level and qualified Cartoon animators. Hence, good career prospect and opportunities to join the workforce after the completion of the diploma programme.
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma in Creative Media Design (Visual Effects)      

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification: SPM
Minimum Entry Requirement: 3 Credits 

Academic Qualification: GCE 'O' Levels
Minimum Entry Requirement: 3 Credits 

Academic Qualification: UEC
Minimum Entry Requirement: 3 Credits (Min B6) 

Academic Qualification: Certificate in related field
Minimum Entry Requirement: Recognised Certificate from the government

Academic Qualification: Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM)
Minimum Entry Requirement: Pass Level 3 (Art & Design) and Pass SPM with at least 1 Credit in any subject

And another requirement: Pass interview and art test which will be conducted by KDU Penang University College

Open Day

  • IMI Swiss Registration Week (2 July - 22 July)
  • Registration Week (13 Aug – 15 Sep)

Next Intake Date

  • 27th August
  • 22nd October

Applications Open Date & Application Deadline

Send in enquiry to find out more

Course Overview

Our Diploma in 3D Animation & Motion Capture is catered to deliver proficient 3D animators to the industry. Students will be exposed to the real-life 3D Animation Production Line i.e. Pre-Production, Production and Post-Production processes, trained by local and international specialists. This course will teach you with conceptual drawing, 2D animation, scripting, Sound design, 3D modelling, motion capture and visual effects. The course covers cartoon movie making idea from conceptualization to project prototyping to production.