Diploma in Polymer Technology (AS113)

AS113 | Diploma Teknologi Polimer

PROGRAM INFO

The Diploma in Polymer Technology is a three-year program offered by UiTM Perlis, to nurture creative and responsible senior polymer technologists in supporting the university's vision of becoming a premier university of outstanding scholarship and academic excellence in tandem with Malaysia's aspiration of promoting a sustainable environment. The curriculum implements based on Outcome Based Education (OBE) and is recognized by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA).

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

Open to Bumiputera (Malays, Anak Negeri Sabah, Anak Negeri Sarawak dan Orang Asli)

• Full General University Requirements and Special Program Requirements

General University Requirements

| Pass SPM with minimum 3 credits including Bahasa Melayu and pass History

SPM Holders

| Meet the General University Requirements with credits in below subjects:

* Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics

* English

* Pass Chemistry/Science

* Biology/Physics/Sciences/Computer Science/Invention (Reka Cipta)/ Engineering Drawing/Mechanical Engineering Studies/Economy/Commerce

UiTM Pre-Diploma Holders

| Pass Naik Taraf (LNT) program Pra Diploma Sains (PD007/PD008) from the UiTM

APEL (Accreditation Of Prior Experiential Learning)

DURATION OF STUDY

3 years; 6 semesters for full-time study

COURSE OFFERED

The curriculum is designed to be in line with the industry needs as well as preparing the students with relevant fundamentals such as:

Technical Drawing & Design Technology

Elastomeric and Plastic

Rubber Compounding

Polymer Characterization

Polymer Physical Testing (per R&D lab standard)

Rubber Products and Manufacture

Latex Compounding and Technology

Polymer Machineries

Plastics Fabrication

MODE OF STUDY

The Programme requires completion of 96 credits of core course and 6 months Industrial Training. This program design to include the element of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 and the Massive Online Open Course (MOOC).

CAREER PROSPECTS

Graduates of this program are in demand for the industrial technology field as:

* Research Officer Assistant

* Quality Control Officer Assistant

* Polymer Technology Laboratory Manager Assistant

* Entrepreneur

OUR ALUMNI

> Muhammad Ashrul bin Mohd Nasir | Chemical Process Technologist Unimatec Singapore Pte. Ltd

> Mohd Fitri Bin Azhar | Quality Control Officer Bold Vision Sdn Bhd (Kota Kemuning)

> Hafeez Hidayatullah bin Amir Rudin | QS Chemist Viacor Asia Sdn Bhd

> Nurul Shahira Sani | Process Engineer CPI Penang

> Raja Putri Nur Radhiah Raja Usman | Senior Chemist Toyochem Specialty Chemical Sdn. Bhd.

ADDRESS

Fakulti Sains Gunaan
Universiti Teknologi MARA, Cawangan Perlis, Kampus Arau, 02600
Arau, Perlis, Malaysia.

CONTACTS

+04-9882000