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Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Electronic)

Offered by: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Exam BodyInternal Diploma, Malaysia
Course Duration5 Sem
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
FacultyFaculty of Electrical Engineering
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyEngineering & Engineering Trades
Stream RequirementsScience Stream
Course Description

The Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Electronics) can be divided into three majors which are Electronics, Communication and Computer. Students will be exposed to the fundamentals of electrical and electronics engineering in the first four semesters of studies. In the fifth (final)  semester, students have the freedom to choose their majors that is in line with their interest. For those interested in pursuing the Electronics major, they will be exposed to designing electronic equipment be it digital or analog. Communication focuses on communication network system, wireless systems and design of radio frequency equipment and for those who are interested taking Computer as their major, they can expect to focus on programming Windows applications and computer networking.

Entry Requirements

General University Requirement:


  • Pass SPM level or equivalent with good results
  • Credit in Bahasa Melayu/ Bahasa Malaysia at SPM level or equivalent and Pass in Sejarah
  • Not colour blind


 Credits in the following subjects:

    • Mathematics
    • Additional Mathematics
    • Physics
    • English


 Credit in any one of the following subjects:



Additional Science

Electrical & Electronic Engineering Studies

Civil Engineering Study

Mechanical Engineering Study

Engineering Technology

Engineering Drawing

Information Technology

Installation & Electrical Control

Geometrical & Electrical Drawing

Radio & Television Servicing

Geometrical & Electronic Drawing


Electrical & Electronic Principles

Electrical & Electronic Applications

Information And Communication Technology

Electrical Technology


 Pass the Pre-Science Programme (PD008) UiTM with:

Semester 1: CGPA 3.00 OR

Semester 2: CGPA 2.50


 A Pass in Certificate of Polytechnic or other institutions that are recognised by the Malaysian Government with a minimum grade of C in:


Engineering Science and

Four (4) any other subjects


APEL Candidates


  • Pass MQA (aptitude test and portfolio evaluation)
  • At least 20 years old in the year of application
  • Work experience in the related field for at least four (4) years



  • Pass SPM / equivalent and pass:
    • Mathematics and Additional Mathematics
    • Physic / Chemistry / Science / Additional Science
    • English
Intake Months

June and December 

Career Prospects

Graduates from this program have a myriad of career opportunities, be it with the government or the private sector. Among them are electronic components fabrication and semiconductor sectors like Intel, Motorola, Agilent and Siltera. For telecommunication graduates, they can have the chance to work with major telecommunication providers such as Celcom, Maxis, Telekom Malaysia, Digi and many more. Computer graduates have the opportunity to work with computer network, computer components and software consultation and service companies. Graduates will be assigned to be the assistant technician or assistant engineer in the beginning.

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

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