Diploma in Automotive Engineering

General

Program Description

The Diploma in Automotive Engineering is a specialised branch of Mechanical Engineering, covering the areas of automotive engines, transmission, suspension, braking systems, electrical and electronics, comfort and safety, automotive workshop technology and management. Graduates of this programme are expected to be involved in the automotive maintenance and manufacturing sectors. These sectors include design, testing, servicing and manufacturing of a wide range of vehicles such as private or public transportation, and light or heavy vehicles. The market for specialists in the field of automotive engineering in Malaysia has grown rapidly due to the expansion in the automotive sector led by Proton, Perodua, DRB Hicom and foreign automobile companies in Malaysia. Many automotive component companies are being established to support these manufacturing plants to serve as their supply chain. The high performance vehicle sector has also found its way in Malaysia with the involvement of Petronas and Proton Lotus that requires specialists in the automotive engineering sector.

Modules

Year 1

Automotive Engine 1, Automotive Workshop Technology, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, General Chemistry, Circuit Theory, Engineering Drawing, Hydraulic & Pneumatics, Mathematics 1, Mathematics 2, Pengajian Islam / Moral (Islamic Studies / Moral Studies), General Physics, Science Laboratory, Statics, Technical English 1, Co-Curriculum I

Year 2

Automotive Braking System, Automotive Electrical and Electronics 1, Automotive Electrical and Electronics 2, Automotive Engine 2, Automotive Fuel System Dynamics, Automotive Ignition System, Automotive Transmission System, Mathematics 3, Pengajian Malaysia (Malaysian Studies), Strength and Machine Laboratory, Strength of Materials, Thermofluid, Thermofluid Laboratory

Year 3

Automotive Comfort and Safety System, Final Year Project, Suspension and Steering System, Workshop Management and Administration

Fee Structure

MALAYSIAN STUDENTS

  • Tuition Fees RM24,500.00
  • Deposit (Refundable) RM250.00
  • Insurance RM70.00/year
  • Other Fees
    • Library RM120.00/Sem or RM60.00/Short Sem
    • Student Club RM60.00/Sem or RM30.00/Short Sem
  • Total Fees (Approximate) RM26,000.00

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

  • Tuition Fees RM25,480.00
  • Caution Fee (Refundable) RM1,500.00
  • International Student Administrative Fee RM4,000.00
  • Medical Insurance RM500.00/year
  • Visa Processing RM360.00/year
  • Medical Examination RM250.00/year
  • Other Fees
    • Library RM120.00/Sem or RM60.00/Short Sem
    • Student Club RM60.00/Sem or RM30.00/Short Sem
  • Total Fees (Approximate) RM34,600.00

Entry Requirements

  • SPM Minimum 3 Cs (including Mathematics and a Science subject)
  • O-Level Minimum 3 Cs (including Mathematics and a Science subject)
  • UEC Minimum 3 Bs (including Mathematics and a Science subject)
  • Certificate/SKM III Minimum CGPA of 2.00 with a credit in any subject and a pass in Mathematics at SPM level
  • SAM/HSC/AUSMAT TER/UAI: Average of 50% or higher in 5 subjects (including Mathematics)
  • CPU/CIMP Average of 50% or higher in 6 subjects (including Mathematics)
  • Other Qualifications As recognised by the Senate of IUKL as equivalent to SPM

UEC: United Examination Certificate HND: Higher National Diploma SAM: South Australian Matriculation HSC: Higher School Certificate AUSMAT: Australian Matriculation CPU: Canadian Pre-University CIMP: Canadian International Matriculation Programme IB: International Baccalaureate Diploma STPM: Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia SPM: Sijil Peperiksaan Malaysia

Last updated Jun 2018

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