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Diploma in Engineering Technology (CNC Precision Technology)

Offered by: German-Malaysian Institute (GMI)
Exam BodyInternal Diploma, Malaysia
Course Duration3 years (6 semesters)
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees28980 / Course
Fees (International Student)54000 / Course
FacultyMechanical Engineering Department
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyEngineering & Engineering Trades
Study Abroad Pathway


Course Description

Programme focuses on essential knowledge and skills in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) precision machining technologies and processes. Applications of CNC precision machining includes CNC milling 2 & 3 axis, CNC milling 5 axis, CNC turning and CNC grinding where the programme will cover the concept of CNC machining and machine setup. Computer software programmes such as CATIA and Powermill will be used to design parts and create programmes to run the CNC machines performing production runs and job set-ups in a manufacturing environment.

  1. Engineering Drawing
  2. CAD/CAM 2 & 3 Axis
  3. CAD/CAM 5 Axis
  4. CNC Milling 3 Axis
  5. CNC Milling 5 Axis
  6. CNC Turning Technology
  7. CNC Grinding
  8. Jigs & Fixtures Design
  9. Jigs & Fixtures Manufacturing
  10. Electrical Discharge Machining Technology
Entry Requirements
  1. Pass SPM/SVM (or equivalent) with at least 3 credits including Mathematics & Science/Technical.
  2. Pass STPM/STAM (or equivalent) with principal in any subjects and pass in Mathematics, English, and one (1) Science/Technical/Vocational subject at SPM level.
  3. Pass Vocational and Technical/Skills certificate (SKM 3) which is recognised or equivalent to a minimum CGPA of 2.00 with at least a Credit in one (1) subject at SPM level
  4. APEL A : minimum 3 years working experience in a relevant field.
Intake Months

January, April, July

Career Prospects
  1. CNC Milling Machinist
  2. CNC Turning Machinist
  3. CAM Programmer
  4. CNC Milling Programmer
  5. CNC Turning Programmer
  6. CAD Draftsman
  7. CNC Trainer
  8. CNC Technician
  9. Jig & Fixture Designer
  10. Assistant Manager
  11. Assistant Application Engineer
  12. Assistant Production Engineer
  13. Production Executive

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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