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Diploma of Engineering Technology in Avionics Maintenance

Diploma Teknologi Kejuruteraan Penyelenggaraan Avionik

This programme will be taught in 6 semesters (3 years) which will cover all aspects of avionic systems, its operation and maintenance. The syllabus encompasses the fundamentals of electrical and electronic systems which also includes electronics instrumentation, aircraft electrical systems and the maintenance of the aircraft electrical and instrument systems.

Upon completion of the programme, the graduates will be awarded Diploma of Engineering Technology in Avionics Maintenance. This comprehensive programme will prepare the graduates to be readily absorbed by the aviation industry such as airlines, maintenance and repair organization, aircraft vendors, and also avionics repair stations or workshops. With the growth in aviation industry locally and internationally, this programme will provide greater employment opportunities for the graduates.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

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

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in Avionics Maintenance will be able to:

  • PLO 1
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, science and aircraft engineering technology to well-defined practical procedures and practices.
  • PLO 2
    Analyse and formulate solution to well-defined aircraft engineering and technical problem.
  • PLO 3
    Conduct investigations and troubleshoot well defined problem, and assist in formulation of systems, components or process to meet special needs.
  • PLO 4
    Apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering tools with the understanding of the limitation.
  • PLO 5
    Function effectively in diverse technical teams and communicate effectively with engineering community and society at large.
  • PLO 6
    Demonstrated awareness of and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and their consequent responsibilities.
  • PLO 7
    Demonstrate the understanding on professional ethics and responsibilities in engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 8
    Demonstrate an awareness of management, business practices and entrepreneurial skills.
  • PLO 9
    Demonstrate the understanding of the impact of engineering practices, taking into account the need for sustainable development and recognise the need for professional development and to engage in independent and lifelong learning.
  • PLO10
    Recognize the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning.

Career Information

(In Progress)

Semester 1
  • Material and Hardware
  • Physics and Aerodynamics
  • Electrical Fundamental I
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • Aviation English Foundation
  • Islamic/Moral Studies
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan (A)
  • Co-curriculum I

Semester 2
  • Electrical Fundamental II
  • Maintenance Practices
  • Technical Mathematics II
  • Theory of Flight and Control
  • Electronics Fundamental (Avionics)
  • Mandarin I
  • Malaysian Studies

Semester 3
  • Aircraft Structures
  • Basic Instruments System
  • Aircraft Instruments System
  • Propulsion
  • Digital Technique (Avionics)
  • Aviation Legislation
  • Intermediate Aviation English
  • Mandarin II
  • Co-Curriculum II

Semester 4
  • Aircraft Electrical Systems
  • Aircraft Communication Systems
  • Aircraft Navigation Systems
  • Electronics Instrument Systems
  • Human Factors

Semester 5
  • Auto Flight Systems
  • Aircraft Radar Systems
  • Compass and Compensations
  • Advanced Aviation English
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Final Year Project

Semester 6
  • Industrial Training

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Status Programme:

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (R2/525/4/0017) 11/21, MQA A 7140

Aviation Engineering

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 – 2076 8869
Fax: +603 – 2175 4446


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