The Promenade is a new commercial building located in the heart of Penang Bayan Lepas. It is MSC status area with many IT start ups around it. Not to mention the many multi-nation corporation around Bayan Lepas area such as Intel, Dell, AMD, Broadcom, Jabil and so many more. The students are opened to vast opportunity in their career path. After students completed the two-year course, depend on their interest, they can work in many fields. For example, they can work in Dell as support technician. Typically, there are two types of support engineers available, one is to answer phone calls and guide customers over the phones, another is to travel and service business customers on site. The students shall be capable of handling the job no problems. Intel, Jabil and other factories are requiring many IT engineers, production engineers, test engineers and many more. There are plenty of factories in Penang and around Malaysia for IT graduate. One thing for sure, a diploma shall secure a higher position in MNC, multi-nation corporation.
If the students choose to work in SME, small medium industries, there are plenty of vacancies for IT literate graduate. For example, many retail shops, food and beverage shops need POS system, accounting system, web site, email, human resource management system and CCTV as their back end. The IT graduate from ITPA can work as IT technician or manager in these SME to handle the hardware and software. Better still, for students that are entrepreneurship minded, IT knowledge is essential to gain advantages in starting a new company. With IT knowledge, you can get marketing insight easier, find information much faster and make sure your idea works with the help of IT. Actually, IT knowledge is the fundamental of all business today.