Technologists with budding careers
STUDENTS often find themselves lost and indecisive on the course to pursue after SPM.
Transitioning from secondary school to university can be daunting, but with the right choice of programme, they can seamlessly transition into tertiary education.
It is important to choose a field of study that will interest them and an institution that provides a wholesome and well-rounded experience.
One of the marketable areas that provide a good platform is Engineering and Technology.
UniKL Malaysian Spanish Institute (UniKL MSI) has educated and prepared students for several interesting courses offered in engineering technology.
Located at Kulim Hi-Tech Park, UniKL MSI campus specialises in mechanical, manufacturing, electrical and electronics.
Established in 2002, UniKL MSI has collaborated with the Spanish government for technology transfer in engineering and industrial sectors and now offers comprehensive diploma and bachelor programmes.
The Diploma Engineering Technology in Mechanical Design and Development programme offers individuals wide knowledge and capabilities in designing mechanical products, fixtures and general parts, with ample knowledge on material and manufacturing.
The Diploma Engineering Technology in Automated Regulation and Control provides expertise in current distribution installation, control programmes of electro technical automation equipment, control and regulation system of machines or industrial processes.
The Diploma Engineering Technology in Electromechanical Installation and Maintenance programme also prepares graduates with the technical skills necessary for rewarding careers in their chosen discipline.
These skills include the application, installation, manufacturing operation and/or maintenance of electronic systems.
Apart from teaching students on the latest electrical and electronic technology, computer application software, laboratory equipment and the operation of electronic systems, the programme also exposes them to critical-thinking skills, analysis and problem-solving technical procedures as well as the use of information acquisition tools.
The three interesting diploma engineering technology programmes offered by UniKL MSI produce graduates with opportunities to become high-level technologists in a wide range of industries, especially in manufacturing sectors, research and development sectors.
The career openings are wide and rewarding for those with the right education and talent.
Job opportunities for a highlevel technologist exist in all industrial companies that involve mechanical, electromechanical and automation.
Universiti Kuala Lumpur is one of the Malaysia’s top universities and it focuses strongly on critical areas of studies that encompass engineering, sciences, business and management.
With 12 campuses around Malaysia, UniKL is a leading technical university in Malaysia, producing more than 30,000 graduates with excellent technical and leadership skills.
Besides incorporating international and multicultural exposure in students’ learning experiences, extensive industrial training components and personal enrichment competency elements are also blended into the programme of study to ensure graduates’ employability.
Graduates from UniKL remain popular choices among employers and industries.
■ For more information, call 04-403 5200, e-mail msuyerdi@ unikl.edu.my or visit www.unikl. edu.my.
UniKL MSI’s diploma engineering technology programmes produce graduates with opportunities to become high-level technologists in a wide range of industries.