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Diploma in Product Development Technology

Offered by: Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TARUMT), Main Campus

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Exam BodyInternal Qualification, Malaysia
Course Duration2 years 4 months
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees (International Student)39,200
CampusKuala Lumpur
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Technology
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyManufacturing & Processing
Credit Hours93
Course Description

Product Development is the process of conceptualising and designing products, either physical or digital, to provide end users with solutions that meet their needs. For the purpose of developing new product or improving an existing product, it is imperative that product development technologists identify company goals in conjunction with market opportunities, prior to applying well-defined principles and technologies in a creative way. Product development technologists also formulate manufacturing specifications and perform design analysis to ensure all products meet industry standards and guidelines for functionality. Graduates trained under product development technology programme are expected to be innovative, creative, and analytical with excellent working knowledge using 3D modelling software and other modern technology tools.

  • Fundamental Mathematics, Mathematics for Technologist
  • Measurement and Workshop Technology
  • Technical Drawing, Computer-Aided Design and Drafting
  • Computer Programming
  • Physics for Technologist
  • Production Planning and Control
  • Mechanics of Machines
  • Welding Technology
  • Electric Circuits
  • Materials Science
  • Solid Modelling and 3D Printing
  • Ergonomics and Human Factors
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • CNC Programming and CAM
  • Project Management and Finance
  • Industrial Automation
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Product Development & Marketing
  • Design for Manufacture & Assembly
  • Quality and Safety
  • Final Year Project
  • Ethics and Professionalism
  • Industrial Training

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU)and Co-Curricular Courses:

Integrative English, Progressive English, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Public Speaking, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Co-curiccular

Entry Requirements
  • SPM - 3 Credits in the relevant subjects
  • O Level - 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects
  • UEC - 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
  • Certificate - Relevant Certificate accreditated by MQA
  • OR Relevant Skilled/Technical/Vocational Certificate accreditated by MQA or recognised by the Malaysian Government

Compulsory subjects:

  1. SPM Credit/ O Level Grade C in Mathematics/ UEC Grade B in one mathematics subject
  2. SPM Credit/ O Level Grade C/ UEC Grade B in one relevant science/ technical/ vocational subject
  3. SPM Pass/ O Level Grade E/ UEC Grade C in English Language


  1. SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in Sejarah.
  2. Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.
  3. Equivalent qualifications/qualifications from other Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  4. Subject to the Ministry of Education latest requirements.
Intake Months

February; June; November

Career Prospects
  • Assistant Engineers
  • Technical Associates
  • Technicians
  • Sales/Marketing sectors related to Product Development Technology

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

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