What will I learn?

Mechanical engineering concerns the design, development, installation, operation and maintenance of just about anything that has movable parts from components to machines, including the human body.

It involves the study of production, transmission, and use of mechanical power.

This programme is fully accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

Is this programme for me?

  • Are you interested in designs?
  • Are you interested in developing, building, testing mechanical and thermal devices?
  • Are you into engines and machines?
  • Are you into technology?
  • Are you a natural problem solver?
  • Do you communicate well with others and work productively in a team environment?
  • Are you comfortable leading and motivating others?
  • Are you willing to constantly learn new things?

These are all the essential traits that you should have to pursue this course.

What will I learn?

This programme provides students the essential knowledge of mechanical engineering such as design studies, system analysis, thermodynamics, principles of fluid mechanics, engineering materials and manufacturing technology.

The integrated approach of this programme equips students with a range of skills and knowledge that is valuable for future careers.

What should I expect?

People with mechanical engineering skills are highly valued in society.

The scope of this discipline allows students a variety of career options. The education will provide you with the creative thinking that allows you to design an exciting product or system, the analytical tools to achieve their design goals, the ability to overcome all constraints, and the teamwork needed to design, market, and produce a system.

A career in mechanical engineering is one of the most interesting as it involves a tremendous variety of fields such as:

  • Oil & Gas
  • Aircraft
  • Production
  • Manufacturing
  • Automation
  • Power generation
  • Bio-medical
  • Automobile

Graduates can work as:

  • Assistant Engineers
  • Technicians
  • Supervisors

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Engineering, Science and Technology (FEST)

Study options

Full Time (2 years 6 months)

Tuition fees
RM 26,320 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected March 2021


Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur (IUKL)

Unipark Suria,

Jalan Ikram-Uniten,



43000, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For international students

Entry requirements may vary from country to country. Students have to complete High School Certificates or equivalent or successful completion of A-Level Certificates OR equivalent, Certificates/Diploma OR equivalent

TOEFL (PBT) score of 410 or TOEFL (IBT) score of 34; IELTS score of 5.0; Pearson Test In English (Academic) score of 36; Cambridge Placement Test (CEPT) grade B1


About this uni

IUKL is recognised professionally by various international bodies such as the Board of Engineers Malaysia, Board of Architects Malaysia and CISCO.

  • IUKL is the first infrastructure university in Malaysia
  • Offers pathways to top universities in the UK and Australia
  • Professionally recognized by international bodies
  • Many of its lecturers are industry-experts