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 or Maintenance Technician
  • Material Engineering
  • Marine Engineering
  • Construction Industries
  • Marketing & Communication
  • Training & Development 
……and many more!

 
Programme Structure
DURATION:
2 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU University College, Utropolis Glenmarie
YEAR 1
  • Engineering Mathematics I
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering Materials
  • Personal Development and Leadership Skills 2
  • Tertiary English 1
  • Computer Programming
  • Engineering Mathematics  II
  • Statics and Dynamics
  • Technical Drafting and CAD
  • Personal Development and Leadership Skills 1
  • Tertiary English 2
  • Electric Circuits
  • Engineering Mathematics III
  • Mechanical Design
  • Strength of Materials
  • Fluid Mechanics
YEAR 2
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Mechanics of Machines
  • Thermodynamics
  • Workshop Technology 1
  • Industrial Automation 1
  • Industrial Training
  • Electric Machines
  • Industrial Project
  • Workshop Technology 2
  • Industrial Automation 2
  • Engineering Management, Practices & Ethics
MPU SUBJECTS
  • 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 (inclusive of Mathematics and Science subjects)
Pass in SPM subjects (Bahasa Malaysia and History)
  • UEC :
Min. 3 credits (inclusive of Mathematics & Science subjects)
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
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Hassan Omar
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Class of 2015
KDU Engineering department has guided him through the electrical and electronic engineering program to have a vision of the future, to build skills based on the needs of the industry. "My final year project supervisor at KDU advised him to do his thesis in solar energy as it's the future.
EVENTS CALENDAR
May
9
Orientation Day
Date :
9 May - 25 Jun 2019
Time :
8.30am – 5.00pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie
Jul
5
KDU Interschool Debate
Date :
5 - 7 July 2019
Time :

Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie