Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Technology (Automotive Technology)

Programme Name:

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Technology (Automotive Technology) with Honours

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Programme Duration:

4-6 years

Course credits:

Total = 141 credits

Mechanical Engineering Technology is an engineering branch that combines engineering physics and mathematics principles with materials science to design, analyze, manufacture, and maintain mechanical systems.

The Journey .

The followings are what you will have as a student in Mechanical Engineering Technology (Automotive Technology) at FTKM, UTeM.

Year 1

Basic subjects to enhance the knowledge on fundamental theories in Mechanical Engineering Technology. This includes the laboratory practices to sharpen the theoretical concepts and also non-engineering subjects

Semester 1 and Semester 2

Technical Mathematics, Physics, Engineering Graphics, Engineering Materials, Principles of Electric And Electronics, Philosophy and Current Issues, English for Academic Purposes, Co-curriculum I, Calculus for Technology, Modelling and Computer Analysis, Statics, Manufacturing Practices, Measurement and Instrumentation, Appreciation of Ethics and Civilizations, Co-curriculum II

Semester 3 and 4

Statistical Methods, Computer Programming, Thermodynamics, Manufacturing Technology, Dynamic and Mechanics of Machine, Academic Writing, Advanced Calculus for Technology, Engineering Design, Solid Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, Microprocessor Technology, Critical and Creative Thinking, Third Language

Year 2

Fundamental core subjects of Mechanical Engineering Technology. Still include the laboratory practices and non-engineering subjects.

Year 3

Advanced core subjects of Mechanical Engineering Technology. This includes a project where students work in a team to produce mechanical product applying all the fundamental theories already studied in the class. Student will also go for industrial training in an industry for ten weeks.

Semester 5 and 6

Control and Instrumentation, Vehicle Brake System, Internal Combustion Engine, Vehicle Powertrain Management System, Vehicle Dynamics, HVAC for Automotive, Professional Certificate Preparation Course, Engineering Ethics & OSHE, Bachelor Degree Project I, English for Professional Interaction, Elective I to III, General Elective

Semester 7 and 8

Vehicle Suspension System, Vehicle Transmission System, Engine Performance, Lean Production System, Bachelor Degree Project II, Technology Entrepreneurship, Industrial Training, Industrial Training Report

Year 4

Elective subjects based on the chosen specialized field. Student will work on a supervised Final Year Project.

Quality is our responsibility .

With great minds and facilities, comes great responsibilities.

Dr Nadlene Razali
Dr Nadlene RazaliDeputy Dean - Student Affairs
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We always listen and provide the most conducive environment in FTKM to develop and bring the best out of each student.
Dr Faiz Redza
Dr Faiz RedzaDeputy Dean - Academics
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We craft our programme so that it will stay relevant to the real world.
Dr Juffrizal Karjanto
Dr Juffrizal KarjantoHead of Department
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Student well-being is at our utmost priority. We make sure smooth administration on students' academic journey.

The Curriculum .

W = University Compulsory Course; P = Common Core Course; K = Programme Core Course; E = Elective Course

year 1 (Semester 1 & 2)

year 2 (Semester 3 & 4)

year 3 (Semester 5 & 6)

year 4 (Semester 7 & 8)

Elective Courses

How to apply?


  • Applicant should submit the application through an online application system administered by the Bahagian Pengurusan Kemasukan Pelajar (BPKP), Jabatan Pengajian Tinggi, Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi Malaysia.

  • The important dates and the procedures for the online submission will be announced by BPKP through their website / printed media / electronic media every year (usually in November) for the next academic session’s intake.
  • Please refer the entry requirement and submit the application online.

  • Applicant may submit the application to UTeM at any time throughout the year. However, applications received by UTeM ON or BEFORE June 30 will be accepted for admission in the current academic session and applications received after the date specified will be accepted for inclusion in the next academic year.

Engineering is not about perfect solution, it is about doing the best you can with limited resources.

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