Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

JPT/BPP(R2/521/4/0059)12/23, (MQA/A2965)
Introduction

This internationally recognised Diploma equips you with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide engineering services in the areas of process design, product manufacturing, energy generation, new material creation and many more.

Graduates of this programme are qualified to continue with a relevant degree programme at Nilai University. Alternatively, graduates can progress to Nilai University’s Advanced Diploma programme, which leads to a dual award of BSc (Hons) from Kingston University, London.

Intake Periods
Jan
Apr
Oct
Entry Requirements
SPM/O-Level 3Cs including Mathematics and 1 Science/Technical/ Vocational subject AND pass English
UEC 3Bs including Mathematics and 1 Science/Technical/Vocational subject AND pass English
Vocational and Technical Certificate  CGPA 2.00 and 1 year’s working experience in a related field or completed 1 semester of academic enhancement programme
Certificate in Engineering/ Engineering Technology (MQF Level 3) CGPA 2.00

English Language Requirements

(for international students)*

IELTS 5.0
TOEFL 500 (PBT) / 61 (iBT)
Pearson 36
MUET 3

*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 fulfill 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 TOEFL examination

Programme Module

FOUNDATIONAL

  • Understanding Engineering

CORE

Common

  • Physics For Engineering
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Computer Programming
  • Engineering Mathematics 1
  • Engineering Mathematics 2

Engineering

  • Engineering Drawing
  • Electrical Principles
  • Workshop Technology
  • Statics
  • Material Science
  • Instrumentation and Process Control
  • Introduction to Thermofluids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Dynamics

Machines

  • Mechanics Of Machines
  • Design Of Machine Elements

Manufacturing

  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Automation and Robotics

Management

  • Industrial Engineering & Management

SUMMATIVE

  • Engineering Design Project

MATA PELAJARAN UMUM

MPU1

  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 OR
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1

MPU2

  • Graduate Preparatory Course

MPU3

  • Food and Culture OR 
  • Environment and Development in Malaysia

MPU4

  • Co-Curriculum

INDUSTRIAL TRAINING

  • Internship

MALAY LANGUAGE
(only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

  • Basic Academic English
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Programme Pathway

2.5 years
Duration of Study

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