DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING



KPT/JPS(PA8692)06/22  

The two-year Diploma in Mechanical Engineering programme is designed to provide students with strong technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills necessary for a variety of careers in the field of mechanical engineering. This programme is suitable for students who are interested in the design, technology, construction and development of solutions for engineering problems. Catering to the demands of the engineering industry, this diploma will produce graduates who are not only skilful but also well-equipped with current and relevant knowledge in the advancement of this engineering discipline.
 
This programme enables students to apply the fundamentals of electrical engineering and mechatronics to mechanical engineering designs. Students’ learning is facilitated with state-of-the-art laboratories equipped with the latest technology in order to maximise their learning experience. Every student will have the opportunity to handle high end / industrial grade machines and equipment in the engineering laboratories. KDU has an excellent combination of academics who are active researchers and industry specialists who can provide real-world insights to students.
 
The programme also offers students the opportunity to establish strong industry linkage as they could benefit from the existing collaboration between KDU and esteemed industry partners to provide support for project-based learning and internship.
 
 
Career Options
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Supervisor
  • Mechanical Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Field Service Technician
  • Metallurgical Assistant Engineer
  • Automotive Technician
  • Construction Technician
  • Production Technician
  • Building Service Technician
……and many more!

 
Programme Structure
DURATION:
2 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU University College, Utropolis Glenmarie
YEAR 1
  • Computer Programming
  • Electric Circuits
  • Engineering Mathematics 1, 2, & 3
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering Materials
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Mechanical Design
  • Personal Development and Leadership Skills-1 & 2
  • Statics and Dynamics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Technical Drafting and CAD
  • Tertiary English 1 & 2
YEAR 2
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Electric Machines
  • Engineering Management, Practices & Ethics
  • Industrial Project
  • Industrial Automation 1 & 2
  • Industrial Training
  • Mechanics of Machines
  • Thermodynamics
  • Workshop Technology 1 & 2
MPU
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Co-curricular Activities and Community
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Malaysian Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Malaysia Culture and Life
*Notes:
Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students
  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programmes)
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
2019 INTAKE DATES
  • 14 Jan
  • 27 Mar
  • 9 May
  • 4 Sep
  • 4 Nov
ESTIMATED FEES

LOCAL STUDENTS
  • RM40,400
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
  • RM46,100

 

*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM / O Levels :
Min. 3 Credits (3Cs) (inclusive of Mathematics and Science and “Pass” in English)
  • UEC :
Min. 3 Credits (3Bs) (inclusive of Mathematics and Science and “Pass” in English)
ENGLISH REQUIREMENT
Local Student :Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O-Level English)
International Student :Band 5.0 in IELTS; or a min score of 34 (IBT) or 410 (PBT) in TOEFL ; or score 36 and above for Pearson English Test
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Tan Kin Sun
Tan Kin Sun
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons ) in
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Present
​Being an engineering student at KDU University College has been one of the highlights of my life so far. It is an enlightening experience.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Aug
3
KDU Open Day
Date :
3 - 25 August 2019
Time :
10am - 5pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis Glenmarie & KDU College, Damansara Jaya
Sep
5
Orientation Day
Date :
5 - 25 September 2019
Time :
8.00am - 6.00pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie