Advanced Diploma in Aircraft Engineering Technology / BEng (Hons) Aircraft Engineering

JPT/BPP(R2/525/5/0018)04/27, (MQA/FA1380)
Duration of Study
1 Year
3 Semester
Intake Period
JANUARY / JUNE / SEPTEMBER
Introduction

Gain a higher qualification, which will help you climb the career ladder in this highly lucrative field. This programme is designed to give students a deeper understanding of various courses first encountered in the Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering programme. Maintenance Engineering as equivalent to its Foundation Degree programme. The students would obtain an award from Kingston University, UK and another award from Nilai University.

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Entry Requirements

 

Diploma (Level 4, MQF) in related field

Graduated with Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering or related field with minimum GCPA 2.00; or

A pass in SPM or equivalent; or
A pass in SPM English; or its equivalent

 

English Language Requirements* (for international students)

MUET 3.5
IELTS 5.0
TOEFL 7.5 (Ess Online) / 40 (iBT)
Pearson 47
Linguaskill OL 154
ELS 107

 

*International students with qualifications from educational systems where English language is the main medium of instruction are exempted from this requirement.

International students who do not fulfil the English Language Requirements may join the Intensive English Programme at Nilai University which builds their skills in the language and prepares them for the Linguaskill examination.

Programme Module

Core

  • Aerospace Technology I
  • Aerospace Technology II
  • Aircraft Engineering Individual Project I
  • Aircraft Engineering Individual Project II
  • Aircraft Maintenance Operations I
  • Aircraft Maintenance Operations II
  • Air Transport Economics I
  • Air Transport Economics II
  • Research Methods and Design
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Operations

Electives

  • Airline and Airport Operations
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Aviation Safety

Mata Pelajaran Umum (Compulsory)

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Penghayatan Etika Dan Peradaban (Malaysians) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi I (International Students)
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Integrity and Anti-corruption
  • Graduate Preparatory Course

Programme Educational Objective (PEO)

The aims of the field are to produce aircraft maintenance engineers who:

PEO 1
Possess a technical knowledge of the broader aspects of aircraft maintenance outside the scope of knowledge gained from aircraft maintenance engineering diploma and work experience within aircraft maintenance industry;

PEO 2
Develop and enhance the academic, professional and personal skills necessary for registration as Incorporated Engineers;

PEO 3
Possess knowledge and skills necessary for them to exploit their potential in the furtherance of their careers and ultimately become proficient managers in the aircraft maintenance industry.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO)

At the end of this programme, graduates should be able to:

PLO 1
Apply knowledge of fundamental principles of aerodynamics, propulsion, structures and materials to aircraft performance problems

PLO 2
Analyse well-defined engineering problems in aircraft engineering and airline transport;

PLO 3
Formulate solutions to well-defined technical problems in aircraft engineering and air transport industry;

PLO 4
Assist in the formulation of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs;

PLO 5
Conduct investigations of well-defined aircraft engineering problems;

PLO 6
Apply appropriate techniques, resources, and aircraft engineering tools to well-defined engineering activities, with an awareness of the limitations;

PLO 7
Demonstrate an awareness of and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and their consequent responsibilities;

PLO 8
Communicate effectively with the engineering community and society at large;

PLO 9
Function effectively in a diverse technical team;

PLO 10
Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of engineering practices;

PLO 11
Demonstrate skills in aircraft engineering management, business practices, entrepreneurships;

PLO 12
Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of aircraft engineering practices, taking into account the need for sustainable development;

PLO 13
Recognise the need for professional development and to engage in independent and lifelong learning.

Teaching Staff

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Programme Pathway

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Career Prospects

Here are some career options after you’ve graduated in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering:

  • Aircraft Maintenance Technician
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)
  • Aero Components Repair Technician
  • Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Airworthiness Inspector
  • Technical Service Engineer

Scholarship

Nilai University offers scholarships for students from various backgrounds, with the goal of helping students grow to be well-rounded and ambitious individuals and allowing them to reach their goals through quality education. We achieve this by combining academic excellence with a growth mindset for life-long learning.

SCHOLARSHIP