Applied Engineering


The Diploma in Manufacturing Technology (CAD/CAM) Level 4 Program provides skills training and knowledge in Manufacturing Technology and various processes such as Jig and Fixture Design, CAD/CAM application, Control Systems, and Quality Control.

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Master the CAD/CAM application and advanced machining such as 4-axis machining process.
  • Master the fundamentals if Control Systems such as PLC, hydraulic, and pneumatic functions.
  • Plan manufacturing processes and perform supervisory functions.
  • Gain opportunities for a more competitive career in the machining industry (eg aerospace components, medical equipment, etc).
  • Acquire the JPK DKM Level 4 (MC-050-4: 2012) Diploma.
Further Advancements

Graduates with JPK DKM Level 4 (MC-050-4: 2012) qualification are eligible to further their studies in the Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM) Level 5 program or pursue their first degree at any MTUN universities (with at least 1 credit in any subject in SPM and minimum Band 1 in MUET). Graduates are also able to start their career as a CAD/CAM Programmer, Jig and Fixture Designer, or Assistant Engineer.

Learning Methods
30% theory/classroom sessions and 70% extensive hands-on practical sessions
Study Plans
  • CAD Data Analysis
  • Manufacturing Process Planning
  • Jig & Fixture Design
  • CAM Development
  • CNC Machining Operation Verification
  • Quality Control Coordination
  • Equipment Calibration Coordination
  • English
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • National Core Abilities 4
  • Control Systems
  • Final-Year Project
  • On-Job-Training
Entry Requirements
  • Pass SPM or its equivalent with at least one (1) credit in any subject and a pass in Mathematics
  • Must have at least JPK SKM Level 3 qualification in Machining Operation