Short Courses 2022

SHORT COURSES

Our short courses* will help you develop specialised skills and technical knowledge to remain relevant and up-to-date in the industry. Do not miss the opportunity to get an insight into all the latest developments in data learning, communications, electrical engineering and other cutting-edge technologies. We can also provide customized short courses based on individual/company requirements.

*Good news! Our courses are HRDF claimable as MMU is now registered under the SBL-Khas scheme.

Feel free to browse the range of short courses and please contact us if you have any enquiries or would like to register for any of the short courses. You may also directly register for the short courses via the registration link provided for each short course.

Contact person(s):
Dr. Katrina D. Dambul| +6 03-8312 5594 | katrina@mmu.edu.my
Ms. Sherry Dalilla Abd Rahim | +6 03-8312 5365 | dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my

*Registration deadline is 1 week before the short course date. Early bird deadline is 2 weeks before the short course date. Online classes may be 4-7 hours per day. Please refer to the course information file for more details.

Electrical and Electronics

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1 Overview of Lightning Protection Standards (Online) 24 March 2022
23 June 2022
Register Here


Communications

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1 Wireless Networking for IoT (Online) 4 April 2022 Register Here
2 RFID Technologies (Online) 13 May 2022
21 October 2022
Register Here
3 5G, Millimeter Wave Antennas: Beamforming, Propagation and Test (Online) 20-21 May 2022
29-30 October 2022
Register Here

 

5G Technology

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1 5G Dynamic Spectrum Management based on V2X Communication (Online) 8-9 June 2022 Register Here
2 Prerequisite for 5G measurement: Self-Optimization of Handover (Online) 22-23 June 2022 Register Here
3 Resource Allocation of NOMA in Velocity Based Cellular 5G Networks (Online) 3-4 August 2022 Register Here
4 Adaptive Data Radio for 5G LoRaWAN-based Future Internet of Things (Online) 17-18 August 2022 Register Here


Data Learning and Programming

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 Introduction to Pytorch for Deep Learning (Online) 25-26 March 2022
27-28 May 2022
24-25 June 2022
Register Here
2 Introduction to Tensorflow and Keras for Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning (Online) 29-30 April 2022 Register Here
3 Data-driven learning of process dynamics (Online) 11 May 2022 Register Here


Situational Awareness and Risk Management

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 Introduction to Risk and Information System Control (RiSC) (Online) 9 May 2022 Register Here
2 Situational Awareness at the Workplace (Online) 26 May 2022
20 October 2022
Register Here


Entrepreneurship

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 WordPress for Entrepreneurs: Building Your Own Business Site (Online) 14 May 2022
22 October 2022
Register Here
1 Who are the trainers for these short courses?
All the trainers are academics (including Professors and Associate Professors) from the Faculty of Engineering, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya who are highly qualified in their field. Most trainers have PhD qualification and relevant experience in the related topic.
2Are your short courses HRDF claimable?
Based on the latest circular from HRDF (dated 25/1/2021), our courses are currently not HRDF claimable as MMU is only registered under the SBL scheme. Watch this space for updates on our registration under the SBL-Khas scheme.
3Is there a discount for the short course?
Yes, please check the course information file for the related short course for the discount offered. There is a discount for MMU alumni, IEEE/IEM members, students, group registration and early bird fee.
4When is the deadline to register for the courses?
Please refer to the registration form for the deadlines. The registration deadline is usually 1 week before the course date and the early bird deadline is usually 2 weeks before the course date.
5 Is the short course limited to Malaysians?
No, it is open to both Malaysians and international participants.
6 What is the mode of delivery for the short course?
At the moment (March 2021 onwards), the mode of delivery will be fully online.
7 Is there any age limit for the participants?
No, there is no age limit for the participants. However, it is only open to those who are 18 years old and above.
8Is there any pre-requisite courses or knowledge for the short courses?
Please refer to the relevant course information file to check if any pre-requisite courses or knowledge is required.
9Can we request for a customized short course?
Yes, you may! Please email us at zubaida@mmu.edu.my or dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my for any enquiries about customization of short courses.
10 What is the payment method?
For local transaction or payment within Malaysia, participants may perform online payment using JomPay (please refer to the course information file and/or registration form for further payment instructions) or using MMU's Payment Channel. To get started using MMU's E-Payment, click here: Payment Channel . Go to Payment Channels -> E-Payment -> Non-Student. Please select the category 'Public Training'. Then, please select the relevant short course and participant type.

For international payment or payment outside Malaysia, participants may perform online payment using Flywire. To get started, please go to the link here: MMU Flywire and choose 'Conference' for non-students related.

The proof of payment must be submitted to the organizer for clearance updating purposes within 2 working days.

Please refer to the course information file and the registration form for further details on the payment method. Please email us at zubaida@mmu.edu.my or dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my for any enquiries on the payment.
11What is the platform used for the online short course?
We will use Google Meet for the online short course. A link to join a Google Meet session will be given to you. To join a video meeting, you need to download the Meet mobile app or use a supported web browser. Please refer to this link for more details on the video meeting requirements: Google Meet Requirements.
12Will the course materials be provided?
This will depend on the relevant short course. Please refer to your trainer.
13Where can I find detailed information on each short course?
You may click on the specific course information at the following link: FOE Short Courses.
14Why do some courses have 3 sessions? Do I need to attend all 3 sessions?
All the sessions are similar but with different dates. You only need to attend 1 session.
15What is the advantage of attending your short course?
Our short courses will help you develop specialized skills and technical knowledge to remain up-to-date and relevant in the industry. It is a great opportunity to get an insight into all the latest developments in 5G technology, Internet of Things and other cutting-edge technologies.
16 Is there any certification provided after taking the short course?
No certification is provided. However, we will provide a certificate of attendance for each participant.
17Do you have group registration?
Yes, we do. To register in a group, in your registration form, please choose the option 'Public (>5 pax) (Regular)' (for status of participant). If you are registering under public (>5 pax, regular) category, please provide the following details for each participant: 1. Name (first and last name), 2. E-mail address and 3. Telephone (mobile and office). Please include the information in a document (pdf format) and email to zubaida@mmu.edu.my and dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my. Note that only one email is required to be sent for each group and each participant will still be required to fill in the registration form.
4G & 5G Radio Access Network Planning, Dimensioning, and Optimization

“I like both the theory and the practical aspect of the course.”
“Training materials provided are very useful.”

Electrical Installations and Energy Management

"The slides and the interaction between us and the lecturers were friendly and easy."
"Additional knowledge especially on residential building protection."

Simple Guide for Earthing Systems and Measurements

"The instructor was very polite and helpful."
"Can help me to understand the report submitted by the contractor."

5G Dynamic Spectrum Management Based on D2D Communication

"The presenter is ready to impart the knowledge."
"There is a hands-on training task that allows me to understand better."
"New challenge tech."

Short Courses Titles

*Registration deadline is 1 week before the short course date. Early bird deadline is 2 weeks before the short course date. Online classes may be 4-7 hours per day. Please refer to the course information file for more details.

Electrical and Electronics

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 Overview of Lightning Protection Standards (Online) 24 March 2022
23 June 2022
Register Here


Communications

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 Wireless Networking for IoT (Online) 4 April 2022 Register Here
2 RFID Technologies (Online) 13 May 2022
21 October 2022
Register Here
3 5G, Millimeter Wave Antennas: Beamforming, Propagation and Test (Online) 20-21 May 2022
29-30 October 2022
Register Here

 

5G Technology

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 5G Dynamic Spectrum Management based on V2X Communication (Online) 8-9 June 2022 Register Here
2 Prerequisite for 5G measurement: Self-Optimization of Handover (Online) 22-23 June 2022 Register Here
3 Resource Allocation of NOMA in Velocity Based Cellular 5G Networks (Online) 3-4 August 2022 Register Here
4 Adaptive Data Radio for 5G LoRaWAN-based Future Internet of Things (Online) 17-18 August 2022 Register Here


Data Learning and Programming

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 Introduction to Pytorch for Deep Learning (Online) 25-26 March 2022
27-28 May 2022
24-25 June 2022
Register Here
2 Introduction to Tensorflow and Keras for Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning (Online) 29-30 April 2022 Register Here
3 Data-driven learning of process dynamics (Online) 11 May 2022 Register Here


Situational Awareness and Risk Management

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 Introduction to Risk and Information System Control (RiSC) (Online) 9 May 2022 Register Here
2 Situational Awareness at the Workplace (Online) 26 May 2022
20 October 2022
Register Here


Entrepreneurship

No Titles (Click for course information) Short Course Dates Registration Links
1 WordPress for Entrepreneurs: Building Your Own Business Site (Online) 14 May 2022
22 October 2022
Register Here
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
1 Who are the trainers for these short courses?
All the trainers are academics (including Professors and Associate Professors) from the Faculty of Engineering, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya who are highly qualified in their field. Most trainers have PhD qualification and relevant experience in the related topic.
2Are your short courses HRDF claimable?
Based on the latest circular from HRDF (dated 25/1/2021), our courses are currently not HRDF claimable as MMU is only registered under the SBL scheme. Watch this space for updates on our registration under the SBL-Khas scheme.
3Is there a discount for the short course?
Yes, please check the course information file for the related short course for the discount offered. There is a discount for MMU alumni, IEEE/IEM members, students, group registration and early bird fee.
4When is the deadline to register for the courses?
Please refer to the registration form for the deadlines. The registration deadline is usually 1 week before the course date and the early bird deadline is usually 2 weeks before the course date.
5 Is the short course limited to Malaysians?
No, it is open to both Malaysians and international participants.
6 What is the mode of delivery for the short course?
At the moment (March 2021 onwards), the mode of delivery will be fully online.
7 Is there any age limit for the participants?
No, there is no age limit for the participants. However, it is only open to those who are 18 years old and above.
8Is there any pre-requisite courses or knowledge for the short courses?
Please refer to the relevant course information file to check if any pre-requisite courses or knowledge is required.
9Can we request for a customized short course?
Yes, you may! Please email us at zubaida@mmu.edu.my or dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my for any enquiries about customization of short courses.
10 What is the payment method?
For local transaction or payment within Malaysia, participants may perform online payment using JomPay (please refer to the course information file and/or registration form for further payment instructions) or using MMU's Payment Channel. To get started using MMU's E-Payment, click here: Payment Channel . Go to Payment Channels -> E-Payment -> Non-Student. Please select the category 'Public Training'. Then, please select the relevant short course and participant type.

For international payment or payment outside Malaysia, participants may perform online payment using Flywire. To get started, please go to the link here: MMU Flywire and choose 'Conference' for non-students related.

The proof of payment must be submitted to the organizer for clearance updating purposes within 2 working days.

Please refer to the course information file and the registration form for further details on the payment method. Please email us at zubaida@mmu.edu.my or dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my for any enquiries on the payment.
11What is the platform used for the online short course?
We will use Google Meet for the online short course. A link to join a Google Meet session will be given to you. To join a video meeting, you need to download the Meet mobile app or use a supported web browser. Please refer to this link for more details on the video meeting requirements: Google Meet Requirements.
12Will the course materials be provided?
This will depend on the relevant short course. Please refer to your trainer.
13Where can I find detailed information on each short course?
You may click on the specific course information at the following link: FOE Short Courses.
14Why do some courses have 3 sessions? Do I need to attend all 3 sessions?
All the sessions are similar but with different dates. You only need to attend 1 session.
15What is the advantage of attending your short course?
Our short courses will help you develop specialized skills and technical knowledge to remain up-to-date and relevant in the industry. It is a great opportunity to get an insight into all the latest developments in 5G technology, Internet of Things and other cutting-edge technologies.
16 Is there any certification provided after taking the short course?
No certification is provided. However, we will provide a certificate of attendance for each participant.
17Do you have group registration?
Yes, we do. To register in a group, in your registration form, please choose the option 'Public (>5 pax) (Regular)' (for status of participant). If you are registering under public (>5 pax, regular) category, please provide the following details for each participant: 1. Name (first and last name), 2. E-mail address and 3. Telephone (mobile and office). Please include the information in a document (pdf format) and email to zubaida@mmu.edu.my and dalilla.rahim@mmu.edu.my. Note that only one email is required to be sent for each group and each participant will still be required to fill in the registration form.
Reviews of past courses
4G & 5G Radio Access Network Planning, Dimensioning, and Optimization

“I like both the theory and the practical aspect of the course.”
“Training materials provided are very useful.”

Electrical Installations and Energy Management

"The slides and the interaction between us and the lecturers were friendly and easy."
"Additional knowledge especially on residential building protection."

Simple Guide for Earthing Systems and Measurements

"The instructor was very polite and helpful."
"Can help me to understand the report submitted by the contractor."

5G Dynamic Spectrum Management Based on D2D Communication

"The presenter is ready to impart the knowledge."
"There is a hands-on training task that allows me to understand better."
"New challenge tech."