Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) Electronics majoring in Robotics & Automation

Faculty of Engineering & Technology (FET)

(R2/523/6/0035) 11/21 (MQA/FA4749)

The Faculty of Engineering and Technology offers an undergraduate programme leading to the Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) degree majoring in robotics and Automation. For students planning on professional careers in the fields of industry automation, this four-year engineering programme provides complete undergraduate training in robotics and automation fields such as advanced robotics, machine vision, applied dynamics, knowledge system and neural computing, digital control system, microprocessor system, automation and power technology.

In addition, the students are also exposed to basic engineering training in circuit and signal analysis, field theory, electronics, control theory, power systems, machines, communications and engineering mathematics. To better prepare the students for the engineering professional career, courses in basic management, economics, accounting and law are also included. This programme also provides students with industrial experience and research training by requiring students to complete industrial training and graduation projects.


  • Entry Requirements
    • • Pass Foundation/Matriculation studies in related field from a recognised institution; OR
    • • Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in Mathematics and Physics; OR
    • • Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade D in Mathematics and Physics; OR
    • • Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and Physics; OR
    • • Recognised Diploma in Engineering / Engineering Technology or its equivalent with minimum CGPA 2.00.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • Computer and Program Design
          Algorithm & Data Structure
          Circuit Theory
          Field Theory
          Engineering Mathematics I
          Engineering Mathematics II
          Electronics I
          Electronics II
          Electronics III
          Digital Logic Design
          Instrumentation & Measurement Techniques
          Introduction to Machines & Power Systems
      • Year 2
        • Computer Organisation & Architecture
          Microcontroller & Microprocessor Systems
          Circuits & Signals
          Engineering Mathematics III
          Power Technology
          Electromagnetic Theory
          Control Theory
          Engineering Mechanics
          Analog & Digital Communication
      • Year 3
        • Multimedia Technology & Applications
          Project Management for Engineers
          Design Project
          Machine Vision
          Industrial Training
      • Year 4
        • Manufacturing & Operation Management
          Advanced Robotics
    • Elective Modules (Choose 4 Subjects)
      • Year 1
        Elective 1
        Data Communications & Computer Networking
        Knowledge-based Systems
        Communications Electronics
        Semiconductor Packaging & Test
        Theory of Machines
        Electromagnetic Interference
        Introduction to CIM
        Digital Signal Processing
        Artificial Intelligence Fundamentals
      • Year 2
        Elective 2
        Java Technology
        Advanced Microprocessors
        Embedded System Design
        Object Oriented Programming with C++
        Practical FPGA Design and Interfacing
        Quality Engineering
        Digital Control Systems
    • University Subjects and Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU)
      • Year 1
        Communication Skills/Law/Ethics
        Workplace Communications
        Law for Engineers
        Engineer and Society
      • Year 2
        MPU U1
        Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (Local)
        Hubungan Etnik (Local)
        Bahasa Komunikasi 2 (International)
        Pengajian Malaysia 3 (International)
      • Year 3
        MPU U2
        Bahasa Kebangsaan A / Any subjects in U2 (Local)
        Any subjects in U2 (International)
      • Year 4
        MPU U3
        Business and Entrepreneurship in MalaysiaMPU U4 (FET)
  • Career Prospects
    • Robotics Engineer, Industrial Automation, Control Engineer, Automotive Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer, Mechatronics Engineer, Engineering Academician or Researcher.