Mechatronics is a multidisciplinary field that focuses on mechanical, electronics and computing, in creating engineering solution.

 

This program 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 program provides the students with more flexibility in choosing or tailoring their career paths and endeavors.

Program information

Engineering may not be the easiest areas of study, but it is the subject areas that continue to be in demand, and the graduates are also more likely to find employment quickly and work their way up the career ladder with an engineering degree under their belt. As Malaysia strives towards a developed nation status, engineers have a key-role to play in enhancing the quality of life through the advancement of science and technology. With such a pivotal role to play, qualified and skilled engineers are in escalating demand and will remain to be throughout the world.

Studying engineering also brings prestige, wide variety of career progression opportunities, having the chance to improve the world, worldwide travel and employment opportunities, as well as career satisfaction. More importantly, it sets one up for professional success. Engineers can be Entrepreneurs; we call them ‘Technopreneur’.

 

EXPERT EDUCATORS
With more than 30% academicians with PhD and industry specialists from leading global corporations, we provide access to real-world technology innovations and industry insights.

 

INDUSTRY-CERTIFIED GRADUATES
UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University College delivers industry-certified graduates with professional certifications (e.g. MyTRIZ, Labview, SolidWorks, Mentor Graphics), experienced in handling and solving industrial related problems. This ensures a seamless transition to employment upon graduation.

 

WORLD CLASS PARTNER
We partner with a leading UK university to give you access to a world class education in Malaysia. Northumbria University is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment.

Duration
2.5 years
Program Location
UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University College, George Town
Core

YEAR 1

  • Semiconductor Devices & Applications
  • Electric Circuit I
  • Engineering Mathematics I
  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • Digital Electronics
  • Writing and Referencing
  • Engineering Mathematics II
  • Basic Programming
  • Electric Circuit II

 

YEAR 2

  • Engineering Mathematics III
  • Microcontroller System Design & Applications
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Introduction to Inventive Problem Solving in Engineering
  • Computer Aided Design / Drafting
  • Engineering Materials
  • Mechatronics System Design
  • Instrumentation and Control
  • Robotics and Automation
  • Project Lab 1
  • Industrial Training

 

YEAR 3
  • Project Lab 2
  • Electric Machines
  • Applied Pneumatics and Hydraulics
MPU
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Personal Development Skills
  • Society and Development in Malaysia
  • Teamwork and Community
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
Notes

Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students

  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programmes)

Intake dates

2021

15 January 8 March 31 March 28 May 12 July 10 September 25 October
Estimated fees
Local students

RM35,690

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International students

RM52,280

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Notes

*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available

Academic Qualification

SPM / GCE O Level :
3 Credits including Mathematics and 1 relevant Science subject

 

UEC :
3 Credits including Credit in Mathematics and 1 Science subject

 

Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) :
Pass Level 3 in related field and Pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 Credit in any subject and Pass in Mathematics

English Requirement

Local Student:
Pass (English at SPM level or equivalent)

 

International Student:
Band 5.0 in IELTS; or a min score of 42(IBT) or 410(PBT) in TOEFL; or Cambridge English CAE & CPE (from 2015) (154); or PTE Academic (47)

Notes

If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at UOW Malaysia KDU.

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