Diploma in Industrial Chemistry (AS115)

AS115 | Diploma Kimia Perindustrian


The Diploma in Industrial Chemistry is a two and half-year program offered by UiTM Perlis, to nurture creative and responsible senior industrial chemist/technician 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) and Malaysia Board of Technologist (MBOT).


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

SPM Holders

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

* Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics

* English

* Chemistry

* Pass one (1) in the following subjects: 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)


2.5 years; 5 semesters for full-time study


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

Fundamental of Chemistry

Organic & Inorganic Chemistry

Physical & Analytical Chemistry

Spectroscopic and Chromatographic Analysis

Laboratory Safety & Quality Management

Environmental Pollution & Waste Management

Pharmaceuticals & Food Technology

Fluid Mechanics & Unit Operations

Industrial-based Laboratory Project


The Programme requires completion of 90 credits of core course and 6 months Industrial Training. This program design to include the element of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 as well as Massive Online Open Course (MOOC).


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

* Assistant Chemical Engineers

* Assistant Production Managers

* Assistant Plant Managers

* Entrepreneur

* Chemical Laboratory Technicians

* Process Technicians In Chemical Plants

* Production Supervisors

* Assistant Research Officers

* Assistant Chemists


> Muhammad Nazrin bin Mohd Azmi | Executive Officer Schaefer Kalk Malaysia

> Mohd Fitri Bin Azhar | Technical Officer Pusat Plastik Lotte Chemical Malaysia

> Suzirawati Ibrahim | Operations Manager SKCC Laboratories Sdn. Bhd.

> Zarina Abu | Senior Assistant Control Officer Jabatan Alam Sekitar

> Siti Fitriniza Mohd Roni | Assistant Science Officer Lembaga Perlesenan Tenaga Atom


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