FOUNDATION IN COMPUTING & ENGINEERING

KPT/JPS (R/010/3/0144)05/23 | MQA/FA 3180

Course Duration

Full time 1 Year

Intakes

Feb / May / Sept

Course Fees

​RM 10,000 (Malaysian)
RM 15,000 (International)

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Overview

Our Foundation in Computing and Engineering programme is designed to equip students with the basic sciences, mathematics, critical thinking, entrepreneurial knowledge, communication skills and most importantly the fundamentals of computer science and computer engineering to prepare them for admission into relevant undergraduate programmes. A unique feature of our Foundation in Computing and Engineering programme is that we offer a selection of elective subjects that cater for different interests and pathways to UNIMY undergraduate programmes. Thus, prospective students will be equipped with the relevant knowledge and skills prior to admission into those programmes.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements
  • SPM/SPVM: Min 5 Credits

  • IGCSE / O-LEVEL: Min 5 Grade C

  • UEC: Min 3 Grade B

English Language Requirements

FOR MALAYSIAN STUDENTS

  • SPM/SPMV: Minimum pass; OR

  • IGCSE: Minimum pass; OR

  • Any equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

 

FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

  • IGCSE: Minimum pass; OR

  • MUET: Minimum band 2; OR

  • IELTS: Minimum band 4.0; OR 

  • TOEFL: Minimum score of 397; OR

  • Any equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

** Validity of test results:
-MUET: 5 years
-IELTS & TOEFL: 2 years

Programme Objectives 

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The educational objectives of the Bachelor of Computer Engineering with Honours programme are to facilitate students to become:


PEO1    Graduates who are able to apply engineering knowledge, understanding and practical skills to produce quality services to agencies, organizations, industries and institutions locally and globally.

PEO2    Graduates who are able to find solutions to complex problems within and across disciplines through effective communicative abilities.

PEO3    Graduates who are able to continuously upgrade their knowledge, understanding, professional ethic and ability to create business opportunities for agencies, organizations, industries and institutions locally and globally.

 


STATEMENT OF POs

At the end of this programme, students should be able to: 


PO1    Engineering Knowledge. Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and computer engineering. 

PO2    Problem Analysis - Identify, formulate and conduct research literature reviews as well as analyse complex engineering problems to reach substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences and engineering sciences (WK1 to WK4);

 

PO3    Design/Development of Solutions - Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design systems, components or processes that meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety as well as cultural, societal, and environmental considerations (WK5);

 

PO4    Investigation - Conduct investigation of complex engineering problems using research-based knowledge (WK8) and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of information to provide valid conclusions;

 

PO5    Modern Tool Usage - Create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools, including prediction and modelling, to complex engineering problems, with an understanding of the limitations (WK6);

 

PO6    The Engineer and Society - Apply reasoning informed by contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to professional engineering practice and solutions to complex engineering problems (WK7);

 

PO7    Environment and Sustainability - Understand and evaluate the sustainability and impact of professional engineering work in the solutions of complex engineering problems in societal and environmental contexts. (WK7);

 

PO8    Ethics - Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of engineering practice (WK7);

 

PO9    Individual and Team Work - Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams and in multi-disciplinary settings;

 

P10     Communication - Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large. Being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation as well as create engaging presentations in addition to the ability to give and receive clear instructions;

 

P11    Project Management and Finance - Demonstrate knowledge, understanding, and application of engineering management and economic decision making to manage projects. Able to utilise mentioned principles as a team member or team leader across multidisciplinary environments;

 

P12    Life Long Learning - Recognise the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.
 

We are Hiring

We are looking for passionate individuals to join our team.

  1. Full Time PhD & Master Vacancies with allowances (URGENT FILL UP).

  2. AI & Analytics Postgraduate Researcher

  3. Industry Research Project Title : AI/Predictive Analytics for Smart Maintenance of Downstream Plant Operation in Oil & Gas Sector. (PhD Computing 1x Position + Master of Science - computer science 2x Position).

 

This project is sponsored by Serba Dinamik Group Bhd.

This Industry research project will focus into development :-

- To develop a Core AI/ Predictive Analytics engine based on data-driven problem solving integrate with existing Smart Maintenance solutions.

- Develop intelligent AI systems which comply with HS&E procedures and requirement.

- Develop intelligent AI systems which will focus less time spent on brute-force information extraction and validation.

 

Requirements:

- A Malaysian;

- Familiar and experience in developing AI/Analytics solutions using KERAS, TensorFlow, Python, R, SAS, Tableau.

- Has completed MSc. in the relevant and related field (Data Analytics/Computer Science/Systems Engineering) with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; (For PhD computing candidates Placement).

- Has completed Bachelor’s degree in the relevant and related field (Data Analytics/Computer Science/Systems Engineering) with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; (Master by Research student placement).

 

Or

Industry working experience in the relevant and related field of not less than 3 years with minimum CGPA of 2.75;

 

Or

Research experience in the relevant and related field of not less than 3 years with 2 journal publications with minimum CGPA of 2.75; and

Able to travel as much as the job requires

 

Benefits: Allowance up to RM 2,500 monthly (PhD) OR RM2,000 (Master). Upon successful and completion of the project, candidate will be awarded with Master or Doctoral Degree.

 

Interested candidates to email CV to

Dr. Mohammad Shahir at shahir.majed@unimy.edu.my or

Dr. Nor Akmar Mohd Yahya at akmar.yahya@unimy.edu.my .

 

Programme Outline

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SEMESTER 1

  • English 1

  • Mathematics 1

  • Fundamental to Physics

  • Fundamental to Computing

  • Presentation Skills

SEMESTER 2

  • English 2

  • Mathematics 2

  • Fundamental to Logic and Electricity

  • Introduction to Programming

SEMESTER 3

  • Fundamental to Probability and Statistics

  • Creative Thinking

  • Fundamental to Business Management

  • Introduction to Emerging Science and Technology​

Students Project

Students Testimonial

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​UNIMY has given me a new perspective towards the subject of technology and science and it has been an eye-opening journey being here. The subjects are specialised so it gives me a sure direction and focus for my future. The assignments have helped build my character and motivation. The staff are knowledgeable in their respective fields and they have been hospitable and helpful towards students' issues. 

Being at UNIMY has made me learn, grow and mature as a student and I am grateful for the experiences and opportunities.

Rachel Ooi Yin Wah

Foundation in Computing and Engineering

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