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Master of Quality Engineering and Management

Sarjana Kejuruteraan Kualiti dan Pengurusan

In order to provide holistic career development platform for those needy, the Master of Quality Engineering and Management (MQEM) program is designed by blending both the academic content and QE professional certification. This programme will be embedded professional certification from various professional certification body such as Chartered Quality Institute (CQI), and Lean Center of Excellence (MLCoE). The mixture of academics and industrial experts is integrated into the teaching and learning process. Therefore make it as a unique master programme.

MQEM is aimed at providing a comprehensive, internationally recognized master’s degree programme in QE that produces professionals with leadership skills who are knowledgeable and competent in QE discipline and technopreneurial activities.Those who graduated with MQEM will be equipped with an advanced theory and application of QE particularly on Total Quality Management (TQM) with the optional certification CQI membership and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB) certification from MLCoE.

It is expected that the MQEM graduates will serve as competent QE professional and quality managers in the job market. This course is designed at attracting both domestic and overseas participants. MQEM allows engineering graduates and relevant technical personnel from both manufacturing and service industry to specialize in the area of QE. MQEM is expected to enhance the participant knowledge and understanding of all aspects of advance manufacturing, inspection, and quality improvement methodology (which they may not be quite familiar with), or to specialize further in this discipline.

Expected areas of graduate employment: –

  • Lead Auditor & Quality Management Representative (QMR)
  • Process Improvement Expert / Lean Manager
  • Metrology & Calibration Expert
  • Testing & Inspection Expert
  • Quality Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Researcher / Academician

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative, who will contribute towards the human capital in Quality Engineering Technology;
  • PEO 2
    UniKL graduates who are well trained in the professional skills to support their role in Quality Engineering field such as effective leadership, teamwork skills and interpersonal communication skills;
  • PEO 3
    UniKL graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement in the Quality Engineering field;
  • PEO 4
    UniKL graduates who are practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility;
  • PEO 5
    UniKL graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities in Quality Engineering and related field

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

  • PLO 1
    Demonstrate continuing and advanced knowledge and have the capabilities to further develop or use these in new situations or multi- disciplinary contexts;
  • PLO 2
    Analyze and evaluate problems in the discipline critically particularly in situations with limited information and to provide solutions through the application of appropriate tools and techniques;
  • PLO 3
    Appraise available information and research evidence and apply it in the engineering context;
  • PLO 4
    Plan and perform research undertakings professionally, ethically and responsibly;
  • PLO 5
    Report technical findings in both written and oral forms; and;
  • PLO 6
    Recognize the needs for continuing professional development.

Semester 1
  • Quality System, Standard and Specifications
  • Industrial Engineering and Lean System
  • Advanced Measurement and Inspection Technology

Semester 2
  • Advanced Improvement and Economics of Quality
  • Research Methodology
  • Master Project 1

Semester 3
  • Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship
  • Project and Risk Management
  • Master Project 2

Tuitions Fees

Malaysian Students     : Full-Time & Part-Time: RM22,800.00
International Students : Full-Time only: RM29,640.00

Entry Requirement
Local Student

  • Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in Engineering / Engineering Technology or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.75; or
  • Bachelor’s degree (Level 6, MQF) in Engineering / Engineering Technology or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and and not meeting CGPA of 2.75 can be accepted, subject to UniKL internal rigorous assessment; or
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Level 6, MQF) in Engineering / Engineering Technology or equivalent but not meeting CGPA of 2.5 can be accepted, subject to minimum of 5 years relevant working experience in related field.

International Student

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score 500 or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score 5.0 or equivalent.

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Quick Points


Status Programme:
Provisional Accredited

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP(N/520/7/0113) 12/23, MQA/PA 11128

Engineering and Engineering Trades

Study Level:
Level 7 – Master

January & July Only

Full-Time Min 1.5 years : Max 3 years
Part-Time Min 3 years : Max 6 years

* Last Update 16/11/2021

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50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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