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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

Course modules

Year 1Year 2Year 3
Engineering Mathematics IMechanics of StructureIndustrial training
Engineering PhysicsThermodynamics
Engineering DrawingInstrumentation and Measurement
Pengajian Malaysia IIComputer Aided Design
Proficiency English IFluid Mechanics
Computer ProgrammingMechanics of Machines
Engineering Mathematics IIApplied Thermodynamics
StaticsEngineering Workshop
Decision Making Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan ADynamics
Fundamental of Electrical TechnologyFluid Power
Mechanics of SolidIndustrial Management
Materials ScienceEngineering Lab
Comparative ReligionsProject
Khidmat Masyarakat
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
UEC3 credits (Grade B or above) including Mathematics and 1 subject
related to Science/Technical/ Vocational and a pass in English.
STPMPass 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

2. Equivalent
Career prospects

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 programmes
The 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)

*Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma

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