KDU University College - Glenmarie Campus

Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Fees (International students)
USD 9,873 USD 7,899 20% OFF *
Fees (Malaysian students)
RM 37,740 RM 26,418 30% OFF *
Course Length
2 years
January, March, May, September
About the course

With the Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, students gain understanding of engineering concepts and applications of power generation, transmission and distribution. The programme grounds students with a strong foundation of knowledge and technical skills in the utilisation and control of electrical energy and technology. Students also gain hands-on training as they hone their technical skills in our cutting-edge laboratories.

Upon completion, students can decide to join the workforce or progress to the engineering degree programmes at KDU, as well as other institutions locally or internationally.

*The 20% bursary is applicable to the tuition fee component only.
Entry Requirements
  • SPM / GCE 'O' Level : Pass with min. 3 Credits (Inclusive of Mathematics and Science subjects);;
  • UEC: Min. 3 Credits (Inclusive of Mathematics and Science subjects);
  • Any other qualifications deemed equivalent by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia (or as stated in the Document Senarai Nilai Taraf Kelayakan Akademik, Malaysian Qualifications Agency): Pass (Subject to review and approval of certified transcripts);

English Language Requirement

  • Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination)
  • Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 196 (computer-based) or 69 (internet-based); or 525 (paper-based) in TOEFL


  • Analogue Electronics
  • Computer Programming
  • Electric Circuits
  • Engineering Drawing and CAD
  • Engineering Mathematics 1 & 2
  • Engineering Physics
  • Microcontroller Technology
  • Personal Development and Leadership Skills 1 & 2
  • Principles of Electromagnetic Fields
  • Tertiary English 1 & 2
  • Telecommunication Systems Fundamentals

Year 2

  • Digital Electronics
  • Electric Machines
  • Electric Power System Fundamentals
  • Electronic Instrumentation and Control Systems
  • Engineering Management, Practices and Ethics
  • Engineering Mathematics 3
  • Engineering Project
  • Fundamentals of System Modelling
  • Industrial Project
  • Industrial Training
  • Microcontroller System Design and Applications
  • Power Electronics
  • Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution


  • Co-Curricular Activities and Community
  • Malaysia Culture and Life
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Malaysian Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Personal Development Planning

*Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students:

  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programmes).