* All information is provided by CQA.
* All information is correct at the time of publication. UniKL reserves the right to make changes to the programmes offered and its content without prior notice. Programmes will be offered subject to MQA approval.

Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Automation and Robotics) with Honours

Sarjana Muda Teknologi Kejuruteraan (Automasi dan Robotik) dengan Kepujian

Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Automation and Robotics) with Honours (ART) programme is ETAC accredited and registered at MQA under Electronics and Automation specialization area. The duration of full-time study generally takes 4 years to complete. Students are required to complete 120 credit hours of courses that includes engineering technology core, humanities, technopreneur, capstone, final year project and industrial training. Graduate from ART can find their career path in manufacturing automation, robotic based automation, artificial intelligence in manufacturing and software development for machine interfacing and control.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative which will contribute towards the human capital in engineering technology related industry.
  • PEO 2
    UniKL graduates who have effective leadership and team work skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their role in robotics industry.
  • PEO 3
    UniKL graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement.
  • PEO 4
    UniKL graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
  • PEO 5
    UniKL graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in engineering technology will be able to:

  • PLO 1
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialization to defined and applied Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology procedures, processes, systems or methodologies.
  • PLO 2
    Identify, formulate, research literature and analyse broadly-defined engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using analytical tools appropriate to the area of Industrial Automation & Robotics Engineering Technology.
  • PLO 3
    Design solutions for broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology problems and contribute to the design of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal and environmental considerations.
  • PLO 4
    Conduct investigations of broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology 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 modelling, to broadly-defined Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology activities, with an understanding of the limitation.
  • PLO 6
    Demonstrate understanding of the societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 7
    Understand the impact of engineering technology solutions in societal and environmental context and demonstrate knowledge of and need for sustainable development.
  • PLO 8
    Understand and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 9
    Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse technical teams.
  • PLO 10
    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 11
    Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of engineering management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team and to manage projects in multidisciplinary environments.
  • PLO 12
    Recognize the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning in Industrial Automation and Robotics Engineering Technology.


Career Information

ART graduates can find themselves in a variety of roles, such as engineering technologist, assistant engineer, technical sales, executive and technopreneur in the following economic sectors:

  1. Production and manufacturing.
  2. Process plant operation and maintenance.
  3. Engineering services, project management.
  4. Robotics and automation production line.
  5. Automation system integration.
  6. Software development for machine interfacing.

Semester 1
  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (TITAS)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (for International student)
  • Calculus 1
  • Fundamental English
  • Professional English 1
  • Engineering Ethics
  • Mechatronics System Design
  • Occupational Safety & Health

Semester 2
  • Isu-Isu Kotemporari Muslim di Malaysia
  • Culture and Lifestyle in Malaysia
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Workshop Practice
  • Statics & Dynamics
  • Electrical Principles
  • Basic Programming
  • Co-Curiculum 2

Semester 3
  • Hubungan Etnik (L) / Malaysian Studies 3
  • Calculus 2
  • Material Science
  • Computer Aided Design and Engineering 1
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Automation Technology

Semester 4
  • Professional English 2
  • Statistics for Engineering Technology
  • Project Management
  • Mechanics and Machine Design
  • Electrical Machines
  • Electronic Design 1
  • Control Systems

Semester 5
  • French 1
  • Robotics
  • Programmable Logic Controller & Industrial Networking
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Production & Operation Management
  • Embedded System Technology
  • Elective 1

Semester 6
  • French 2
  • Final Year Project 1
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Internet of Things (IoT) and Data Analytics
  • Technopreneurship
  • Elective 2

Semester 7
  • Final Year Project 2
  • Flexible Manufacturing System
  • Mobile Robotics
  • Innovation Management
  • Elective 3

Semester 8

Industrial Training

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Vision Technology
  • Real Time System
  • Computer Aided Production Management
  • Work Study
  • Computer Aided Design 2

Click for more detail

Quick Points

Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Kampus Cawangan Malaysia France Institute (UniKL MFI)

Status Programme:
Full Accreditation

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP(R2/523/6/0087)09/22 MQA A 8355

Electronics & Automation

Study Level:
Bachelor Degree

January & September Only

4 years

For further enquiries, please contact us at:​
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Level 3, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: +603 – 2175 4422 / 4031 / 5408
Mobile: +6011-56938263 or +6011-59656805
Fax: +603 – 2175 4446


1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

+603 - 2175 4000

+603 - 2175 4001


UniKL website developed & managed by
Corporate Branding & Strategic Communication
Department (CBSCD)