Master of Science in Manufacturing Engineering (Mixedmode) - CDP

About the program

This programme has been developed in response to the requirements of fast evolving industry in mechanical and manufacturing engineering. The programmes are designed with an emphasis on practical application that would enable students to apply new knowledge in the real-world. It concentrates on the mechanical and manufacturing engineering to provide the substantial knowledge and skills for future engineers in related areas and applications. The programme goes through a periodical review of every 2 years to ensure the continual suitability and relevance to the need of the market industry.

The programmes have been practiced with the Outcome Based Education (OBE) philosophy. This is to ensure the graduates are not only equipped with sufficient engineering knowledge, but also strengthening their individual soft-skills. The engineering programme is accredited by the Malaysian Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC), certified by the Board of Engineers, Malaysia.

Full Time – International

Minimum 3 Semesters (1 Year)

Master of Science in Manufacturing Engineering is recognized by Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA) /  (MQA/FA3097) 

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Science from recognized institutions with related experience in related field recognised by UTHM Senate, with minimum CPA of 2.75. 
  • Minimum score of MUET Band 3 or TOELF 500 or IELTS 5.0.

Year 1

Semester 1 (14 Weeks)

Research Methodology & Research Proposal

Sustainable Manufacturing

Engineering Composite

Advanced Manufacturing Process

Production and Operation Analysis

Elective 1

Semester 2 (8 weeks)

Dissertation I

Elective II

Semester 3  (14 weeks)

Dissertation II


List of Electives:

  1. Modelling and Simulation
  2. Human Factor Engineering
  3. Industrial Automation
  4. Industrial Robotics
  5. Intelligent Design and Manufacturing
  6. Product Design and Development
  7. Rapid Prototyping and Additive Manufacturing
  8. Quality Management System
  9. Machining and Machine Tools
  10. Advanced Metal Casting Process


Contribution to the development of knowledge through research, consultation, writing and and publication. [Knowledge & Practical Skills].


Successfully accomplish development project especially in manufacturing engineering applications, and related ­fields. [Soft Skills].


Ability to the transfer knowledge and technology to community at large, effectively and ethically. [Soft Skills].


Explain theories, concept and principles of advanced manufacturing engineering by producing research documents. (Knowledge).


Integrated techniques, skills and appropriate approach for new research and applications in manufacturing engineering ­field. (Technical). 


Clearly delivery summary, knowledge and rationale to expert and non-expert, alike (Communication). 


Identify problems, improve and generate solutions in the ­field of manufacturing engineering and its related field (Problem Solving & Critical Thinking). 


Work in team to efficiently resolve manufacturing engineering issues (Teamwork). 


Acquire self-learning skills encompassing the capacity to undergo life-long learning (Life Long Learning). 


Responsibly performed evaluation and make decision based on current information and professional ethics. (Moral & Professional Ethics)


Organize and effectively lead a team to accomplish certain task. (Leadership).