Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Mechatronics)

N/523/4/0014 04/21 (A0284)

Overview
This programme is broad-based and specifically designed to integrate three major areas – electrical, electronics and mechanical engineering - into one stream. These courses give students theoretical and practical introduction to a career in electrical, electronics & mechanical engineering. This comprehensive, organized and focused programme provides the students with more flexibility in choosing or tailoring their career paths and endeavors.

The diploma provides pathways to:
Employment:
  • Industry is currently lacking of passionate and qualified technician. Hence, good career prospect and opportunities to join the workforce after the completion of the diploma programme.
Degree:
  • NU 3+0 BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • NU 3+0 BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
  • Dual award BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering (coming soon)
  • Dual award BEng (Hons) Mechatronics Engineering (coming soon)
  • Dual award BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (coming soon)
Programme Structure
DURATION:
2.5 YEARS
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
YEAR 1
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Electric Circuits I & II
  • Engineering Mathematics I & II
  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • Semiconductor Devices & Applications
  • Basic Programming
  • Microcontroller System Design & Applications
  • Digital Electronics
  • Personal Development & Leadership Skills
YEAR 2
  • Engineering Mathematics III
  • Technopreneurship
  • Introduction to Inventive Problem Solving in Engineering
  • Mechatronics System Design
  • Engineering Materials
  • Computer Aided Design / Drafting
  • Instrumentation and Control
  • Applied Pneumatics and Hydraulics
  • Industrial Training
YEAR 3
  • Robotic Technology
  • Project Lab
MPU SUBJECTS
Local
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Oral Communication 2 / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Foreign
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Oral Communication 2
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development

 
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 16 Jan
  • 3 Apr
  • 5 Jun
  • 21 Aug
  • 16 Oct
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM31,300 
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM41,672
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM / SPMV
3 Credits including Math and 1 relevant Science / technical / vocational subject
  • STPM
1 Principal Pass with  a minimum Grade  C (GP 2.0) in any subject and Pass in Math and 1 relevant Science / technical / vocational subject at SPM level
  • GCE ‘O’ Level
3 Credits including Math and 1 Science subject
  • UEC
3 Credits (Min Grade B) including Credit in Math and 1 Science subject
  • Certificate in related field
Recognised Certificate from the government
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT 
Local StudentPass English at SPM level or equivalent
International Student
  • IELTS Band 5; or
  • TOEFL (Computer Based 180); or (Internet Based 57); or
  • Cambridge English CAE & CPE (from 2015) 154; or
  • PTE Academic 35



 
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Adrian Teo Wei Hong
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Graduate of 2015
Lecturers in KDU College Penang (KDU Penang) are always very helpful and supportive. KDU College Penang has not only helping me to build up my technical skills in engineering but also the soft skills like communication skills, leadership skills and also how to work as a team.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Mar
25
Info Day March/April 2017
Date :
25 & 26 March, 1 & 2 April 2017
Time :
9am to 5pm
Venue :
KDU Penang University College
Mar
29
FSI Edu Fair
Date :
29 Mar 2017
Time :
12pm - 6pm
Venue :
Jen Hotel Penang