Postgraduate Study

CMED Department offers two main modes of study for postgraduate programs, by research and by taught course. The details of the offered degree courses are shown below:

Doctor of Philosophy (Electrical Engineering) – (PKEE):

  • Course mode is by research only
  • Period of study is between two to six years. Full time or part time registrations are allowed.
  • Four major research areas are control engineering, electrical power engineering, electronics & computer engineering and communications engineering.
  • The degree is awarded based on a comprehensive examination (viva voce) of the doctoral thesis.
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Master of Philosophy (Electrical Engineering) – (MKEE):

  • Course mode is by research
  • Minimum period of study is one year and the normal period is two years.
  • Full time or part time registrations are allowed. Four major research areas are control engineering, electrical power engineering, electronics & computer engineering and communications engineering.
  • The degree is awarded based on an oral examination (viva voce) of the Master’s thesis.
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Master in Engineering (Mechatronics & Automatic Control) – (MKEM):

  • Course mode is taught course
  • Full-time or part-time taught course programmes are offered.
  • Also offered in selected centers (KL, Penang, JB).
  • The full-time study requires a minimum duration of three semesters, while the part-time programme takes about two years.
  • For a Masters degree to be awarded, candidates must complete a minimum of 41 credits and achieve a final academic grade point of at least 3.0 CGPA.
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Further details on academic requirements and admission procedure for all the postgraduate programs can be found here.