Duration of Study
1 Year
Intakes Period
Jun, Sep
Certified by
MQA (Ref. No: A9167)
Campus
Putrajaya
Introduction
Entry Requirements
Programme Structure
Career Prospect

Foundation in Engineering
R2/010/3/0148


The objective of the one-year Foundation Programme is to prepare your pathway into the various bachelor degree programmes offered in the university. This programme provides a comprehensive and proper coverage of disciplines to equip you for entrance into UNITEN and other universities in Malaysia.

Foundation in Engineering is designed to prepare you for professional careers and to further your study to Bachelor Degree in the related engineering field. We adopt comprehensive and innovative content and teaching techniques, which are designed towards expanding the frontiers of learning and inculcating a probing mind. You will be challenged to develop into multi-skilled professionals possessing mental, intellectual and emotional fortitude to succeed in life.

The curricula, further enhanced with project work, lab experiments and practical training, are designed with inputs from the several reputable sources. The emphasis is towards producing professionals to fulfil the needs of industry in particular and the world in general.

A strong foundation in Engineering is a well-established balance between theory and experiments during the one year of study. The curriculum consists of a good mix of general subjects as well as core engineering subjects.

50 credit hours of subjects are being taught in three semesters.

+ ACCREDITED BY


+ HIGHLIGHTS

This syllabus has been designed to meet the requirements of professional bodies and industries while giving students the competitive edge. Emphasis is on the application of knowledge through teamwork, case studies, simulations and real life projects.


+ PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

This programme can be completed in Full Time : 1 year


+ ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
    Pass SPM or equivalent with minimum credits (grade C) in 5 subjects inclusive Bahasa Inggeris, Mathematics, Additional Mathematics & Physics and a pass in Chemistry; or

  • O-Level
    Pass O-Level from institution recognized by Government of Malaysia with minimum credit (grade C) in 5 subjects inclusive Bahasa Inggeris, Mathematics, Physics or Add Maths and Pass in Chemistry; or

  • UEC
    Pass UEC with a minimum of grade B in 5 subjects inclusive Bahasa Inggeris, Advance Mathematics and Physics and a pass in Chemistry; or

  • Others
    Other equivalent qualification recognized by Government of Malaysia.

 


+ CAMPUS INTAKE

This course is delivered at the Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN), Putrajaya Campus.


+ FEES

Fees are different for Malaysian and international students.

  • Tuition Fee - RM17,000 (Malaysian) | RM20,000 (International)
  • Registration Fee - RM2,720 (Malaysian) | RM6,600 (International)
  • VISA & Application Fee - RM3,000 (International only)


Download complete Fee Tables here - Malaysian | International

Minimum Entry Requirement

  • Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
    Pass SPM or equivalent with minimum credits (grade C) in 5 subjects inclusive Bahasa Inggeris, Mathematics, Additional Mathematics & Physics and a pass in Chemistry; or

  • O-Level
    Pass O-Level from institution recognized by Government of Malaysia with minimum credit (grade C) in 5 subjects inclusive Bahasa Inggeris, Mathematics, Physics or Add Maths and Pass in Chemistry; or

  • UEC
    Pass UEC with a minimum of grade B in 5 subjects inclusive Bahasa Inggeris, Advance Mathematics and Physics and a pass in Chemistry; or

  • Others
    Other equivalent qualification recognized by Government of Malaysia.
  • Year 1
    • Semester 1
      • Introductory Calculus and Analytic Geometry
      • Physics I
      • Physics Laboratory I
      • Foundation English
      • Chemistry I
      • Chemistry Laboratory I
      • Islamic Study / Moral Study (Malaysian Student)
      • Foundation Malaysian Territorial Army (Malaysian Student)
      • Malaysian Culture for International Student

    • Semester 2
      • Calculus and Analytic Geometry
      • Physics II
      • Physics Laboratory II
      • Chemistry II
      • Islamic Study / Moral Study (Malaysian Student)
      • Foundation Malaysian Territorial Army (Malaysian Student)
      • English for Academic Purposes

    • Special Semester
      • Calculus and Analytic Geometry II
      • Physics III
      • Computing Skills
  • Maintenance / Operation Engineers
  • Design Engineers
  • Project Engineers
  • Consulting Engineers
  • Instrumentation & Control Engineers
  • Electrical / Electronic System Engineers
  • Manufacturing Engineers
  • Communication Engineers
  • Research / Test Engineers
  • Academicians
Tuition Fees

Malaysian

RM 17,000 / year

International

RM 20,000 / year

USD 5,000 / year

Other Fees

Malaysian

Registration

RM 2,720

Resource

RM 780 / semester

International

EMGS & Application

RM 3,000

USD 750

Registration

RM 6,600

USD 1,650

Resource

RM 780 / semester

USD 195 / semester

Note:
Subject to terms and conditions. All fees are in Malaysian Ringgit (RM). Fees in USD are for reference only (USD1=RM4). Other optional fees/charges include accommodation, electricity, parking, and some student facilities within UNITEN.