Biomedical Engineering Technology is the applications of engineering philosophy and skills to the medical field. It combines the design and problem solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences to help improve patient health care and the quality of life of individuals.
Students shall gain exposure and experience handling various equipment and apparatus, such as patient monitors, electrocardiographs, infusion devices, blood-gas analyzers, patient-care computers and other related technical paraphernalia.
Graduates of this programme are classified as highly skilled engineering technologists who are high in demand in healthcare institutions, including hospitals and clinics.
The main job specifications include maintenance, troubleshooting, repairing and calibration of medical equipments. Within this curriculum, students will learn to repair, calibrate, and maintain most of the standard types of medical equipment, using hand tools, power tools, measuring devices, and knowledge of manufacturers’ manuals, troubleshooting techniques and carrying out maintenance schedules.
Image processing and archiving
|Biomechanics and rehabilitation engineering
Bioinformatics and telemedicine
All applicants, except those with a degree qualification in art or humanities, must have passed and attained a minimum of the following:
|Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)||Pass with minimum CGPA 2.00 (Grade C) in Mathematics and 1 related Science subject and pass English in SPM (or equivalent);|
|A-Level||Pass with at least Grade C in 3 subjects including in Mathematics and 1 related Science subject;|
|CUCMS Foundation in Allied Science / Matriculation / Asasi Sains / other Foundation programmes from recognised HEI||Pass with minimum of CGPA 2.00;|
|Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM)||Pass with Jayyid level including a credit in Mathematics and 1 related Science subject in SPM (or equivalent);|
|Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)||Pass with at least Grade B in 5 subjects including Mathematics and 1 related Science subject;|
|South Australian Matriculation (SAM)||Pass with aggregate 60% in 3 subjects including Mathematics and 1 related Science subject;;|
|International Baccalaureate||Pass with a minimum of 26 points in Mathematics and 1 related Science subject;|
|Canadian Pre-University (CPU)||Pass with an aggregate of 50% in Mathematics and 1 related Science subject;|
|Scholar Aptitude Test (SAT)||Pass with at least aggregate 60% in Mathematics and 1 related Science subject;;|
|American High School Diploma||Pass with minimum CGPA 2.00;|
|Diploma in Engineering / Engineering Technology (Level 4 MQF) in a related field from a recognised HEI||Pass with minimum CGPA 2.00;|
|Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government; AND|
|English Proficiency for Malaysian Students : MUET Band 2; OR English Proficiency for Foreign Students : TOEFL score of 500 or IELTS score of 5.0|