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Foundation in Engineering for French Universities (Pre-France Engineering)

Kursus Persediaan dalam Kejuruteraan bagi Universiti Perancis (Pre-France Engineering)

The Pre France programme (Pre DUT) is a 20 month preparatory programme for students with academic excellence who wish to pursue their studies in France, via the IUT (Institut Universitaire de Technologie) for the first two years before they can have access to Schools of Engineering (Ecole d’Ingenieur) or French Universities. Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysia France Institute (UniKL MFI) has been aptly chosen to be the centre for this preparatory programme as it stresses the concept of teaching and learning in French way. This programme was developed through the actual experience of those who have gone through the years of experience of living and studying in France, thus making this programme a success. This programme is Self Sponsored and also under Young Talent Development Programme (YTP). 4 months bridging programme in France

  • intensive French language course (400 hours)
  • Mathematics, Physics and technology subjects (60 hours)
  • hosted by French families
  • 2 years enter the IUTs (Institut Universitaire de Technology)
  • obtain a DUT (Diplome Universitaire de Technologie).
  • continue their studies either in the engineering schools (3 years)
  • or take the bachelor ( 1 year) and then, Masters ( 2 years)


Students who successfully complete the Foundation Programme will automatically progress onto the first year of an appropriate bachelor degree of choice:

  • University de Nice- Sophia Antipolis – IUT Nice
    DUT R&T – Networking and telecommunications
    DUT GEII – Electrical Engineering and Industrial Computing
  • Universite Mediteranean de Aix – Marseille – IUT Aix en Provence
    DUT GMP – Mechanical Engineering & Production
  • Universite de Toulon – IUT Toulon
    DUT GMP – Mechanical Engineering & Production
  • Universite de Toulouse – IUT Toulouse
    DUT Genie Chimie – Chemical Engineering


Semester 1
  • French I
  • Physics I
  • Mathematics I
  • Basic Electricity
  • Malaysian Studies

Semester 2
  • French II
  • Physics II
  • Mathematics II
  • Electricity I / Mechanical I / Chemistry I

Semester 3
  • French III
  • Physics III
  • Mathematics III
  • Electricity II / Mechanical II / Chemistry II, Industrial Engineering I

Semester 4
  • French IV
  • Mathematics IV
  • Electricity II / Mechanical II / Chemistry III
  • Programming Algorithm
  • Pengajian Islam


Entry Requirement

  • Pass SPM / SPMV by earning 5 credits in any subject including Math
  • Other qualifications recognized by the Government of Malaysia

Quick Points


Programme Status:

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (R/010/3/0228) 06/19, MQA A 10162


Study Mode:
Self Sponsored / Young Talent Development Programme (YTP)

Study Level:


1-1.5 years

Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Level 26, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  +603 - 2175 4162
Fax: +603 - 2175 4440
Email: cps@unikl.edu.my


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50250 Kuala Lumpur

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