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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(12 m) 12 month(s)
Course Tuition Fees:
Course Miscellanous Fees:


Not provided
Location of Study:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding University:
KDU University College

Foundation in Engineering

  Institution: KDU University College

Field Of Study:
Level Of Study:
Pre University
Course Subject:
Course Intake:
January, May, September


Our Foundation in Engineering programme is specifically designed, taught, and delivered by engineers for future engineers.In this one-year course, you acquire a strong foundation in physical sciences, technical knowledge in engineering and language skills for tertiary education with the support of our experienced academic staff. You also gain exposure to a variety of engineering-based subjects such as Mechanics, Electronics, and Material Science. This will help you decide which particular field of engineering you wish to pursue subsequently.

Enjoy direct entry into tertiary institutions like the University of Wollongong in Australia and the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

With this qualification, you can also gain admission into prestigious universities within Malaysia such as Monash University and Nottingham University.


Course Outline

  • Chemistry
  •  Electronic Technology
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Mathematics I, II & III
  • Fundamental of Mechanics & Workshop Technology
  • Fundamental of Physics
  • Introduction to Computer Technology
  • Technical Communication & Organizational Management Practices
  • Technical Drafting & CAD

MPU Subjects

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi / Pengajian Malaysia
  • Cultural Studies
  • Study Skills

Entry Requirement


Academic Qualification Entry Requirement
SPM / GCE O Level Min. 5 credits (inclusive of Mathematics & 2 Science subjects)
UEC Min. 4 credits (inclusive of Mathematics & 2 Science subjects)


English Requirement

  • Local Student: Credit (SPM) / Pass (1119 / UEC / GCE O Level examination) / Min. score of Band 4 in MUET
  • International Student: Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based); or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL

If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU UC.


Duration: 1 year
Course mode: Full time
Intakes: Jan, May and Sept
Course location: Damansara Jaya Campus


Study Pathway:
Students can pursue Bachelor Degree in Engineering programmes offered by KDU University College upon completion.