This Diploma and BTEC Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering covers a comprehensive range of modules to prepare students for roles as Mechanical Engineering Technicians.
The Diplomas focus on the following core units: mechanics and solids, material, thermodynamics, computer aided design, fluid mechanics and dynamics, industrial management and instrument measurement and decision making skills.
Students are assessed via continuous assignments, tutorials, and written examinations culminating with a final year project. Assessment for BTEC Higher National Diploma will be by assignments only.
Mode of study
Full-time or part-time
Duration of study
2.5 years (full-time) or 4 years (part-time)
January, April, August
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|Engineering Mathematics I||Mechanics of Structure||Industrial training|
|Engineering Drawing||Instrumentation and Measurement|
|Pengajian Malaysia II||Computer Aided Design|
|Proficiency English I||Fluid Mechanics|
|Computer Programming||Mechanics of Machines|
|Engineering Mathematics II||Applied Thermodynamics|
|Decision Making Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A||Dynamics|
|Fundamental of Electrical Technology||Fluids Power|
|Mechanics of Solid||Industrial Management|
|Material Sciences||Engineering Lab|
|Interactive English II|
The above programme modules are for Newbridge Diploma. These module will be adapted for BTEC Higher National Diploma.
|SPM / O-Level||3 credits (Grade C or above) including Mathematics and one subject related to Science / technical / vocational and pass in English|
|UEC||3 credits (Grade B or above) including Mathematics and a pass in English|
|STPM||Pass STPM with passes in Mathematics, English and 1 subject related to Science/Technical/Vocational at SPM level|
|Certificate Level 3 (MQF)||
Engineering Technician engineers in the field of mechanical engineering design and development of mechanical components, structural engineering, factory maintenance and management, CAD application engineer and industrial planning.
Progression to degree programmes
The Diploma and BTEC Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering enable students to progress to second year Bachelor degree courses in mechanical engineering or related fields at selected local universities or universities in Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia and the United Kingdom.
Tuition fees : RM 19,000
Other fees : RM 1,500
BTEC : £ 250 (Pearson BTEC)
BTEC : £ 20 (subsequent year)
Deposit : RM 500 (refundable)