To produce graduates who are capable of conducting systematic research, conducting lifelong learning and contribute towards knowledge and wealth creation.
Graduate from this programme is able to start their careers with many industrial sectors including plastics, rubber, chemical and additives industries as well as packaging. Possible roles include technical and project management, R&D, technical support to manufacturing as well as sales and marketing. Many of our master’s degree students continue their studies with us, joining our PhD students engaged in materials projects of real-world significance.
Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)
PEO2 Graduate become creative, innovative and adaptable technology specialist as leaders or team members in their organization and society.
PEO3 Graduate contributes toward the environmental well-being and sustainable development.
Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO)
PLO2 – Ability to apply research skills in polymer technology discipline.
PLO3 – Ability to analyze problems in polymer technology field using scientific and critical thinking approaches.
PLO4 – Ability to conduct professional ethics in research with minimal supervision and adhere to a legal, ethical and professional code of practice.
PLO5 – Ability to associate ideas through communication on societal issues in polymer technology discipline.
PLO6 – Ability to manage information for lifelong learning in polymer technology field.
PLO7 – Ability to demonstrate team working qualities and working effectively with peers and stakeholders.
Candidate with other Bachelor of Science Degree from Institutions of Higher Learning recognized by the Senate with CGPA of 3.0/4.0 must have at least 3 years of minimum working experience in the relevant field and must pass 1 prerequisite course that will be determined by the Faculty. The prerequisite course must be registered as HW*.
*HW is a registration status of a course which is stipulated by the faculty and is subjected to normal assessment.
|6 max semesters | 3 min semesters|
|LIST OF COURSES | sem 1|
|Polymer Physics & Properties|
|LIST OF COURSES | sem 2|
|Polymer Additive, blend and Rheology|
|Elective: Rubber & Latex Technology or Surface and Foam Technology|
|LIST OF COURSES | sem 3|
Areas of research
- Plastic-Rubber Blend
- Modification and Processing of Polymer
- Recycling of Plastics Waste
- Fibre-Reinforced Composite
- PVC Technology
- Polymer Synthesis and Characterisation
- Polymer Nanocomposites
- Natural Fibre Reinforced Polymeric Materials
- Microwave Processing of Polymers
- Rheology of Polymer Melts
- Polymer Additive and Adhesive
- Polymer for Membrane Application
- Rubber and latex technology
ASSOC. PROF. DR. ZURINA MOHAMAD
Office: +607 5535611