DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
(N/521/4/0132) (10/12/15 - 09/12/15 ) (MQA/PA7746)
UK HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
The Diploma and UK Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering covers a comprehensive range of modules to prepare students for roles as Mechanical Engineering Technicians.
The Diploma 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 solely be assignments based.
Mode of study
Duration of study
2.5 years (full-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||Fluid Power|
|Mechanics of Solid||Industrial Management|
|Materials Science||Engineering Lab|
|Proficiency English II|
The above programme modules are for Newbridge Diploma. These module will be adapted for UK Higher National Diploma.
|SPM / O-Level|| 3 credits (Grade C or above) including Mathematics and 1 subject
related to Science / technical / vocational and pass in English
|UEC||3 credits (Grade B or above) including Mathematics and 1 subject
related to Science/Technical/ Vocational 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)||1. Pass Certificate in Engineering/Engineering Technology or
equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.00
2. Pass Certificate in Vocational and Technical/Skills or equivalent
with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 with one credit at SPM level and
working experience in the related industry for one year or
at least participated in “bridging programme” for one semester
|English Language Proficiency requirements |
set by BTEC HND in Mechanical Engineering
|1. International English Language Testing System (IELTS): Overall grade of 5.5 with a minimum of 5.0 in Reading and Writing subtests
The broad foundation and unique combination of skills honored through the completion of the Diploma in Mechanical Engineering prepares student for a wide range of career such as technician engineer 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 programmesThe Diploma and UK 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 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)