Master of Science (Material Engineering)

Programme Specifications

The Master of Science (Materials Engineering) is offered either on a fulltime or part-time basis. The full-time programme is offered only at the UTM Main Campus in Johor Bahru while the part-time programme is offered at various learning centres throughout Malaysia. The normal full-time program can be completed in a minimum of one year, i.e. two long semesters and one short semester. The maximum period for the completion of the fulltime program is eight normal semesters (nominally 4 years). The maximum duration allowed for part-time students is also eight normal semesters (nominally 4 years). The full time student is allowed to take a maximum of 20 credits in a normal semester and 10 credits in a short semester. The part time student is allowed to take a maximum of 12 credits in a normal semester and 6 credits in a short semester. Assessment is based on coursework and final examinations given throughout the semester.

For all information related to Postgraduate Studies please go to https://admission.utm.my/

General Information

 

1. Awarding Institution

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

2. Teaching Institution

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

3. Programme Name

Master of Science (Materials Engineering)

4. Final Award

Master of Science (Materials Engineering)

5. Programme Code

MKMC

6. Professional or Statutory Body of

Accreditation

MQA

7.    Language(s) of Instruction

English

8. Mode of Study

Conventional

9. Mode of operation

Self-governing

10. Study Scheme (Full Time/Part Time)

Full Time / Part Time

11. Study Duration

Minimum : 1 year

Maximum : 4 years

Type of Semester

No. of Semesters

No of Weeks/Semester

Full

Time

Part

Time

Full

Time

Part

Time

Normal

8

8

14

14

Short

4

4

8

8

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

PEO1:
Graduates are able to apply the knowledge gained to identify, develop solution and solve problems related to Materials engineering in various situations, effectively and ethically.

 

PEO2:
Graduates are able to communicate and present ideas intellectually and effectively.

 

PEO3:
Graduates are able to conduct research, manage and publish information and continue life-long learning

Programme Learning Objectives (PLO)

PLO1:
Demonstrate advanced knowledge and capabilities to further develop or use these for new situations in materials engineering.

 

PLO2:
Demonstrate research skills in appraising available information and research evidence, and applying them in materials engineering contexts

 

PLO3:
Apply critical thinking and problem solving skills in addressing materials engineering problems utilizing relevant tools and techniques.

 

PLO4:
Perform research on materials engineering problems professionally, ethically and responsibly.

 

PLO5:
Communicate technical knowledge and ideas effectively in written and oral forms.

 

PLO6:
Adopt the latest relevant knowledge and technologies through life-long learning.

Admission Requirement

The normal requirement for admission to the programme ia a four-year bachelor degree recognized by the university in either engineering or sciences.  The minimum overall grade point average for the admission can be access:-

  1. Malaysia student (https://admission.utm.my/malaysian-postgraduate-study/)
  2. International student (https://admission.utm.my/international-postgraduate-study/)

 

Students applying for admission with a degree neither engineering or sciences, such as Bachelor of Technology or National Higher Diploma or Advanced Diploma or equivalent can enroll pre-master programme before joining the master programme.

Further Information

Name : Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muhamad Azizi Mat Yajid
Position: Director (Materials, Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering)
Office: 07-5557038
Email: azizi@utm.my