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

Faculty of Engineering & Technology (FET)

(R3/523/6/0035) 12/27 (MQA/FA4749)

The Faculty of Engineering and Technology offers an undergraduate programme leading to the Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) 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
      1. Pass Foundation/Matriculation studies in related field from a recognised institution; OR
      2. Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in Mathematics and Physics; OR
      3. Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade D in Mathematics and Physics; OR
      4. Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and Physics; OR
      5. Recognised Diploma in Engineering / Engineering Technology or its equivalent with minimum CGPA 2.00; OR
      6. Pass DKM /DLKM/DVM with a minimum CGPA of 2.50. Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 MUST have at least two (2) years of work experience in the related field.*.
    • Note
    • *DKM /DLKM/DVM candidates may be required to undergo Bridging Programme as an additional requirement.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • Algorithm & Data Structure
          Circuit Theory
          Computer and Program Design
          Digital Logic Design
          Engineering Mathematics I
          Engineering Mathematics II
          Electronics I
          Electronics II
          Field Theory
          Introduction to Machines & Power System
      • Year 2
        • Analog & Digital Communications
          Circuits & Signals
          Control Theory
          Electromagnetic Theory
          Electronics III
          Engineering Mechanics
          Engineering Mathematics III
          Instrumentation & Measurement Techniques
          Microcontroller & Microprocessor Systems
          Power Technology
      • Year 3
        • Automation
          Computer Organization & Architecture
          Design Project
          Digital Signal Processing
          Machine Vision
          Manufacturing & Operations Management
          Project Management for Engineers
          Industrial Training
      • Year 4
        • Advanced Robotics
    • Elective Modules
      • Artificial Intelligence and Applications
        Communications Electronics
        Data Communications & Computer Networking
        Electromagnetic Interference
        Introduction to Computer Integrated Manufacturing
        Multimedia Technology & Application
        Semiconductor Packaging & Test
        Theory of Machines
        Additive Manufacturing
        Advanced Microprocessors
        Digital Control Systems
        Embedded System Design
        Java Technology
        Object Oriented Programming with C++
        Practical FPGA Design and Interfacing
        Quality Engineering
        IoT Design and Interfacing
        Theory of Inventive Problem Solving (TRIZ)
    • University Subjects and Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU)
      • Communication Skills/Law/Ethics:
        Engineer and Society
        Law for Engineers
        Fundamentals of Digital Competence for Programmers
      • Character Building Program:
        Character Building Courses
        Environmental Building
      • MPU Courses:
        U1 -Falsafah dan Isu Semasa
        U1- Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
        U2– Integrity and Leadership
        U2/U3- Bahasa Kebangsaan A / Any other courses in the U2 or U3 category
        U4 – Co-Curriculum
  • Career Prospects
    • Robotics Engineer, Industrial Automation, Control Engineer, Automotive Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer, Mechatronics Engineer, Engineering Academician or Researcher.