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Bachelor of Automotive Engineering Technology (Maintenance) with Honours APPLY

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 4 years
  Tution Fees N/A

The Bachelor Degree in Engineering Technology in Automotive Maintenance at UniKL MFI prepares student for basic engineering principles and technical skills of in order to produce of automotive engineers and other automotive technology professionals who are able to engage in developing, automotive manufacturing and testing self-propelled ground vehicles and their systems. Students majoring in Automotive Engineering Technology at UniKL MFI will be exposed to hands-on laboratory experience in automotive engineering processes, mechanical testing, metallurgy, emission and dynamometer testing

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative in the field of automotive maintenance engineering technology.
  • PEO 2
    UniKL graduates who are effective leaders with teamwork skills, as well as verbal and non-verbal interpersonal communication skills to support their role in the field of automotive maintenance engineering technology.
  • PEO 3
    UniKL graduates who are committed towards the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement.
  • PEO 4
    UniKL graduates who are professional, ethical, and socially responsible.
  • PEO 5
    UniKL graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Upon graduation, the students of BET Automotive Maintenance are expected to have the ability to:

  • PLO 1
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, sciences and engineering fundamental and anengineering specialization to define and applied automotive engineering procedures, processes, systems or methodologies.
  • PLO 2
    Identify, formulate, research literature and solve broadly defined engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using analytical tools appropriate to their discipline or area of automotive maintenance engineering technology.
  • PLO 3
    Design solutions for broadly defined engineering technology problems and contribute to the designs of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs with consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal and environmental considerations.
  • PLO 4
    Conduct investigations of broadly defined problems; locate, search and select relevant data from codes, data bases and literature, design and conduct experiments to provide valid conclusion.
  • PLO 5
    Select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering tools, including prediction and modeling, to broadly defined engineering activities, with an understanding of the limitations.
  • PLO 6
    Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse technical teams.
  • PLO 7
    Communicate effectively on broadly defined engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, by being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations and give and receive clear instructions.
  • PLO 8
    Demonstrate understanding of the societal, health, and safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 9
    Understand and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 10
    Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a societal context and demonstrate knowledge of and the need for sustainable development.
  • PLO 11
    Demonstrate an awareness and understanding of management, business practices, and technopreneurial
  • PLO 12
    Recognize the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning in automotive maintenance engineering technology.


Graduates of this Bachelor may find employment as:

  • Foreman
  • Technician/ Senior Technician
  • Workshop Supervisor
  • Automotive Specialist
  • Automotive Sales Engineer
  • Service Advisor
  • Academician
  • Technopreneur

Graduates will also be able to pursue further studies in Automotive Engineering related fields.

Semester 1

  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (TITAS)(L) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • Applied Calculus 1
  • Fundamental English
  • Professional English 1
  • Technopreneurship

Semester 2

  • Isu-Isu Kotemporari Muslim di Malaysia  /Culture and Lifestyle in Malaysia
  • Electrical Principles
  • Material Science
  • Statics and Dynamics
  • Workshop Practice
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Co-Curiculum 2

Semester 3

  • Engineering Ethics
  • Applied Calculus 2 (Mechanical)
  • Basic Programming
  • Hubungan Etnik (L) / Malaysian Studies 3
  • Petrol Engine Technology
  • Vehicle Transmission 1
  • Autotronics 1

Semester 4

  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Professional English 2
  • Occupational Safety & Health
  • Vehicle Chassis 1
  • Engineering Thermofluids
  • Vehicle Transmission 2
  • Autotronics 2

Semester 5

  • French 1
  • Project Management
  • Automotive Management
  • Vehicle Chassis 2
  • Engine Management and Control Technology
  • Diesel Engine Technology
  • Elective 1

Semester 6

  • Final Year Project 1
  • French 2
  • Internal Combustion Engine
  • Manufacturing Process
  • Vehicle Air-Conditioning & Climate Control System
  • Vehicle Standard and Regulation
  • Elective 2

Semester 7

  • Final Year Project 2
  • Innovation Management
  • Vehicle Performance and Assessment
  • Alternative Fuel Vehicles
  • Elective 3

Semester 8

Industrial Training


  • Production Planning and Control
  • Vehicle Collision Repair Technology
  • Engine Performance Enhancement
  • Vehicle Structure Design
  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • Vehicle Styling



  • Minimum MUET Band 2 and
  • Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or equivalent with minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) in Mathematics and ONE (1) relevant science subject; OR
  • Recognised Diploma in Engineering or Engineering Technology or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2.0; OR
  • Pass A-Level with minimum Grade D in Mathematics and ONE (1) relevant science subject; OR
  • Pass matriculation with minimum CGPA 2.0 with minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in Mathematics and ONE (1) relevant science subject; OR
  • STAM with minimum Jayyid minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in Mathematics and ONE (1) relevant science subject or equivalent; OR
  • Pass in International Baccalaureate (IB) with at least 24 points; OR
  • Pass Higher National Diploma (HND) UK (MQF Level 4) in related area and recognized by government of Malaysia and according to approval by UniKL Senate;
  • Qualification of 12 years of schooling with the following conditions:
    • It is the highest school qualification in the country of origin;
    • It can be used as entry qualification for bachelor’s degree programme in the country of origin.
  • Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/ Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/ Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) Qualification

    • Pass Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/ Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/ Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 subject to the approval of the Senate / Academic Board of the relevant institution; OR
    • Pass the DKM/DLKM/DVM with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 AND have at least two (2) years of work experience in the related field.
    • And achieved minimum MUET Band 2 as requirement to graduate.


Student must complete 12 years of schooling and obtain general pass in their High School Certificate, A-levels or equivalent with min Grade C (60%) in Mathematics and one of the Science subjects (such as Physics, Chemistry or Biology – depending on the programme)
IELTS 5.0 or its equivalent

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