Diploma in
Broadcasting & Film

IACT College

Here's the BIG Picture

With the rise of digital media platforms and streaming services, there's an increasing demand for skilled professionals in broadcasting and film production. So, whether you dream of working behind the camera as a filmmaker, in front of the microphone as a presenter, or behind the scenes as a production assistant, the IACT Diploma in Broadcasting and Film opens up a wide range of career paths in the media industry. 

Led by a global and professional creative industry faculty, this diploma offers a perfect blend of hands-on training, theoretical knowledge, and practical skills development. From mastering the art of cinematography to refining your editing techniques and scriptwriting prowess, you'll explore every facet of broadcasting and film production under expert guidance. 

But that's not all – with access to state-of-the-art facilities, industry-standard equipment, and exciting internship opportunities, you'll gain invaluable experience and build a stellar portfolio that sets you apart in the competitive job market.  

With this Course, You Will:

  • Investigate the techniques and aesthetics of screen language and storytelling while working on a range of projects.
  • Use our huge range of cameras & equipment in our state-of-the-art studios.
  • Intern with major production and post-production companies and broadcasters.
  • Gain the technical skill sets, conceptual problem-solving skills and creative acumen to embark on a successful career in this dynamic media landscape.
  • Gain access to advanced standing into Year 2 of the BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Communication or BA (Hons) Film Production, or Year 3 of other degree programmes offered by the University of Sunderland.
  • Gain access to advanced standing into Year 3 of the BA (Hons) in Creative Film, Television and Digital Media Production offered by the University of Northampton.

6 Reasons to Study Broadcasting & Film at IACT

Endorsed & Supported by AIBD

Winner of the Idea of the Year Award at the 2022 Student Kancil x sCoolers Awards

Industry Syllabus & Project-based Learning

Winner of the Best Film Award at 2022 Kancil Awards

Internship Opportunities with the Industry’s Biggest Names

Vibrant Student Life

Why choose IACT College?

A pioneer in creative communications education as early as the 1970, IACT has since established itself as the nations premier creative communication’s specialist. We do not just teach creativity, we actively inspire it as a trusted educator in the creative industry- with our students receiving over 90 prestigious industry awards over the past 5 years. We are also the only college in Malaysia to receive accreditation from the International Advertising Association in New York, and continue to focus on providing industry ready education with programmes designed and developed to train our students for industry expectations.

How Do I Get In?

  • 3 credits in SPM or IGCSE; 
  • 3Bs in UEC; OR
  • IACT College Certificate in Communication Studies; OR
  • Other qualifications recognized by the Ministry of Education Malaysia

English Language Proficiency

  • SPM - Grade C
  • UEC - B6
  • IELTS - Band 5.0
  • IGCSE 1st Language - E
  • IGCSE 2nd Language - D

* Trial examinations/ forecast results are accepted


Year 1

- Principles of Advertising
- Communication English
- Digital Media Graphics
- Creative Thinking
- Production Management
- Motion Graphics
- Scriptwriting for TV
- Idea Conceptualisation
- Digital Audio Production
- Mass Communication
- Photography and Digital Imaging
- Presentation Skills
- Video Production
- Studio Production

Year 2

- Advanced Video Production
- Video Documentary
- New Media Applications
- Research Methods
- Creative Execution and Production
- Integrated Media and Commercials
- TV Radio Programming and Distribution
- In-Company Practical Training

Elective Module

- Film Studies
- Contextual Studies
- Copywriting

MPU Modules

- Appreciation of Ethics and Civilisation (Malaysian students) / Malay Communication 1 (International students)
- Integrity and Anti-Corruption
- Community Service
- National Language A (only for students without credit in SPM BM)

You will also complete microcredentials from:

The State University of New York
- Photography
- Photography Part 2

California Institute of the Arts
- Fundamentals of Graphic Design

University of Colorado Boulder
- Basic Elements of Design: Design Principles and Software Overview

Coursera Project Network
- Develop the Company Website using WIX

Tuition Fees

Tuition Fees:

Year 1:


Year 2


International Students:

RM 42,000

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