SEGi University


2 - 2½ years


January / February / March / May / July / October / November


SEGi College Subang Jaya
SEGi College Sarawak


The Diploma in Psychology programme is designed to equip students with a broad understanding of the social reality of workplace environments in the community. Students will be exposed to learn abstract fundamentals in the discipline of Psychology as well as applied Psychology.

For those aspiring to pursue a professional career in the interesting field of Psychology, the career prospects are indeed broad and may venture into varied employment sectors.


Pursue career options as a psychologist or consultant in rehabilitation centers or in the area of social service. Alternatively, you can pursue the employment of:

  • Lecturer
  • Trainer
  • Business Consultant
  • Sales & Marketing Executive
  • Human Resource Executive
  • Marketing Research Executive

As graduates of the Diploma in Psychology, you are also qualified to pursue the Bachelor degree programme.

  • SPM or equivalent with minimum 3 credits and a Pass for Maths & Science
  • STPM or equivalent with minimum C grade for one subject, and a pass for Maths and Science in SPM


Year 1Year 2Year 3ElectivesMPU
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Life Span Development
  • Social Psychology
  • Cross Cultural Psychology
  • Introduction to Research Methods
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Personality
  • Computer Application
  • General Language Training
  • Academic English
  • Principles of Counselling
  • Issues and Ethics in the Helping Profession
  • Motivations, Emotions and Learning
  • Elementary Statistic
  • Behaviour and the Brain
  • Cyber Psychology
  • Industrial and Organisational Psychology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Positive Psychology
  • Elective*
  • Internship (supervised research project)
  • Foundations of Early Childhood Education
  • Play and Learning
  • Special Educational Needs and Learning Disabilities
  • Introduction to Business
  • Human Resource Management
Local Students
  • Malaysian Studies 2
  • Decision-Making Skills or Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Pengajian Islam or Moral Studies
  • Co-curriculum Management

  • International Students
    • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
    • Decision-Making Skills
    • Pengajian Islam or Moral Studies
    • Co-curriculum Management