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This programme educates and trains knowledgeable personnel to join the nation’s work force with the direct focus to make Malaysia an innovative high income society. Students will be trained for careers in semiconductors, IC design, embedded systems and computing which are important knowledge/ skills to support the electrical & electronics sectors.
The curriculum of this programme has been designed to meet the demands of the Malaysian Economic Transformation Programme (ETP). Students are trained in analogue and digital electronics, application specific IC (ASIC), field programmable array (FPGA) and IC design using current professional tools. These knowledge and skills will be important to meet the demand of fabless design firms under the ETP. To complement the microelectronics content of the programme, students are also trained in embedded systems design using current microcontrollers (ARM/PIC) as well as real time operating systems (RTOS) with emphasis on efficient programming techniques.
Graduates will be sought after by design houses/companies in IC design and fabrication, automation, robotics, identification and monitoring, test and measurement, and consumer electronics.
Note: This Programme is a Bachelor of Science Degree, not Bachelor of Engineering Degree
Minimum full pass in Physics and Mathematics
Grade C in Physics and Mathematics
Minimum ATAR 70 and at least Grade B in Physics and one Mathematics subject
Minimum average of 70% for 6 relevant subjects including minimum 70% for Physics and one Mathematics subject.
Minimum Grade B in 5 relevant subjects which must include Physics and Advanced Mathematics (I or II)
Diploma in Science (Microelectronics and Physics/ Microelectronics with Computer Communications/ Microelectronics with Automatic Control)
Credit/ O Level Grade C in Mathematics SPM Pass/O Level Grade E/UEC Grade C in English Language**
**Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language (119 Level) conducted by TAR UC is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English at SPM/O Level/UEC Level.
a) SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in History.
b) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.
c) Equivalent qualifications other than the above will be considered on a case-by-case basis. d) Information is correct at the point of printing. Subject to the Ministry of Education latest requirements.