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Diploma of Engineering Technology in Automated Regulation and Control

Diploma Teknologi Kejuruteraan (Pengaturan dan Kawalan Berautomasi)

The programme offers the individual with wide knowledge and capabilities in current distribution installation, control programmes of electro technical automation equipment, control and regulation systems of machines or industrial processes.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

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

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in Automated Regulation and Control will be able to:

  • PLO 1
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and engineering specialisation principles to well-defined practical procedures and practices
  • PLO 2
    Analyse well-defined engineering problems in their discipline or area of specialisation
  • PLO 3
    Formulate solutions to well-defined technical problems
  • PLO 4
    Assist in the formulation of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs
  • PLO 5
    Conduct investigations of well-defined problems
  • PLO 6
    Apply appropriate techniques, resources, and engineering tools to well-defined engineering activities, an awareness of their limitations
  • PLO 7
    Demonstrate an awareness of and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and with their consequent responsibilities
  • PLO 8
    Communicate effectively with the engineering community and society at large
  • PLO 9
    Function effectively in a diverse technical team
  • PLO 10
    Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practices
  • PLO 11
    Demonstrate an awareness of management, business practices and technopreneurial activities
  • PLO 12
    Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of engineering practices, taking into account the need for sustainable development.
  • PLO 13
    Recognise the need for professional development and to engage in independent and lifelong learning.

Career Information

The career openings are wide and rewarding for those with right education and talent job opportunities for a high level technologist exist in all industrial companies that operate in an automation system. The person would be able to hold positions such as Assistant Engineer, Senior Technician or Technician.

Semester 1

  • Foundation English
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • Engineering Science I
  • Information Technology
  • Engineering Drawing & Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • Electrotechnics
  • Co-Curriculum I

Semester 2

  • Communication English I
  • Technical Mathematics II
  • Engineering Science II
  • Electronics Fundamental
  • Co-Curriculum II
  • Industrial Computing A
  • Mandarin I
  • Co-Curriculum II
  • Islamic/Moral Studies

Semester 3

  • Communication English II
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Assembly & Maintenance of Pneumatic & Hydraulic System
  • Digital Electronics
  • Sensors & Transducer
  • Electric Machine
  • Mandarin II

Semester 4

  • Workshop Engineering Practice
  • Programmable Logic Controller
  • Micro-Controller
  • Control Systems
  • Quality and Continuous Improvement
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Engineering Statistics

Semester 5

  • Power Electronics & Drive
  • Robotics
  • Industrial Communication
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Spanish
  • Final Year Project

Semester 6

  • Industrial Training

Quick Points


Status Programme:

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (R/523/4/0195) 06/19, MQA A 10150

Automation & Industrial Maintenance

Study Level:

January & July Only

3 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


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