1 year
Jan Mar May Sep
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 4,367
MYR 18,290
Foreign students
USD 5,490
MYR 22,990
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Our Foundation in Engineering programme is specifically designed, taught and delivered by engineers for future engineers. In this one-year course, you will acquire a strong foundation in physicsal sciences, technical knowledge in engineering and language skills for tertiary education with the support of our experienced academic staff. You also gain exposure to a variety of engineering-based subjects such as Mechanics, Electronics, and Material Science. This will help you decide which particular field of engineering you wish to pursue subsequently.

Enjoy direct entry into tertiary institutions like the University of Wollongong in Australia and the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. With this qualification, you can also gain admission into prestigious universities within Malaysia such as Monash University and Nottingham University.

Entry Requirements


  • SPM / GCE 'O' Level: Minimum 5 credits, inclusive of Mathematics & 2 Science subjetcs
  • UEC: 4 credits, inclusive of Mathematics & 2 Science subjects

Local Student:

  • Credit (SPM /1119 /UEC /GCE O Level Examination)
  • Minimum Band 4 in MUET

International Student:

  • Band 5.5 in IELTS
  • Score of 213 (computer based), 79 (internet based), or 550 (paper based) in TOEFL

Note: If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.