Qualification: BEng / MEng (Hons)
Fees: Malaysian – RM47,500 per year, Non-Malaysian – RM55,500 per year
Mode: BEng - Full-time 3 years / MEng - Full-time, 4 years
Design is a key integrating element in all years of the programme. You will learn real-world engineering, the importance of communication, team working skills, entrepreneurship initiatives, an emphasis for environmental sustainability, a mind-set for lifelong learning, appropriate management principles and business acumen. Engineering science and design are core disciplines in this programme whilst other important areas are control, electronics, IT, manufacturing technology, and mathematics. Projectwork will form a significant part of your final year. In year three, MEng students undertake a major group project. Up to four students will work as a multidisciplinary team to design, manufacture, and test their prototype, as well as develop a business plan to market their product. All students will undertake an individual project in their final year. The project is commonly experimental, computational or analytical in nature; and it will provide a link relating academic understanding, research methods, and professional ethics. You will be able to choose your individual project topic, most of which are based upon real industrial problems.
Our Foundation course route
Our Foundation courses give you another way to study for an undergraduate degree.
||BBB, including mathematics and physics, excluding critical thinking and general studies
||30 points with 5,5,5 at Higher Level, including mathematics and physics
||B+B+B+, including mathematics and physics, excluding Pengajian Am
||2 As including mathematics and physics, and grade B3 in 3 further academic subjects, excluding Bahasa Malaysia and Chinese language
|SAM or other Australian Matriculations
||ATAR 86 including mathematics and physics
|Canadian Ontario Grade 12 Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
80% average based on 6 subjects, including Adavenced Functions, Calculus and Vectors and relevant science subjects. Consideration to be made based on relevant individual grades if specific subjects are required.
Canadian Secondary School Diplomas from other provinces are acceptable and to be assessed based on the University's requirements
|Advance Placement (AP)
||4,4,4 including AP Calculus and AP Physics. Applicants taking non-preferred subjects may be made an offer across more than three subjects at Advanced Placement level.
|Diploma - Other Institutions
||Acceptance to the second year is on a case by case basis (and at the discretion of the School) but normally would require an overall GPA of 3.33 (out of 4) or 75% and above (consideration to be made based on relevant subjects), and previous studies must meet the prerequisite requirements to the programme
|Foundation - Other Institutions
||Acceptance is at the discretion of the School but normally would require an overall GPA of 3.33 (out of 4) or 75% and above (consideration to be made based on relevant subjects), and previous studies must meet the prerequisite requirements to the programme
|The University of Nottingham Malaysia Foundation
||Successful completion of the Foundation in Engineering programme.
We strongly encourage all interested students to apply. Our students come to us with a diverse range of qualifications and we also consider applicants' personal statement, references and interview performance (if you have one) when making a decision. The only way for us to fully determine eligibility is through the submission of a completed application.
English language requirements
||6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each element)
||79 (minimum 17 in Writing and Listening,18 in reading, 20 in Speaking)
|GCE A Level English Language or Literature:
|GCE AS Level English Language or Literature:
||55 (with no less than 51 in each element)
|GCE O-Level (1119):
|GCSE O Level:
|IGCSE (first language):
|IGCSE (second language):
|IB English A1 or A2 (SL or HL):
|IB English B HL:
|IB English B SL:
|IELTS, TOEFL and PTE (Academic) test results must be less than two years old and all IELTS must be the academic version of the test. MUET results are valid for five years from the date of the release of results.
The Foundation in Engineering is a 1+3 year programme that results in direct progression to the undergraduate degrees offered within the Faculty of Engineering. Modules on the programme aim to improve language and study skills as well as enhance understanding of mathematics and the physical sciences.
Students on this programme also chose from a range of elective modules that provide the opportunity to sample topics related to their chosen undergraduate pathway from thermal science or chemistry to electricity and magnetism.
Typical core modules
- Engineering Design and Design Project
- Materials and Manufacturing
- Mathematics for Engineers
- Programming, Professional and Laboratory Skills
- Statics and Dynamics
- Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics 1
Typical core modules
- Advanced Mathematics and Statistics for Mechanical Engineers
- Design, Manufacture and Project
- Dynamics and Control
- Electromechanical Devices
- Management and Professional Studies
- Materials in Design
- Mechanics of Solids
- Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics 2
Year three (BEng and MEng)*
Typical core modules
- Computer Modelling Techniques
- Group Design and Make (MEng only)
- Individual Project (BEng only)
- Management and Professional Practice
Year 4 (MEng only)*
Typical core modules
- Advance Technology Review
- Individual Project
- Integrated Systems Analysis
Typical optional modules (for year 3 and 4)
- Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing
- Advanced Dynamics
- Advanced Mathematical Techniques in Ordinary Differential Equations for Engineers
- Air Pollution
- Aircraft Propulsion System
- Computer Aided Engineering
- Computational Fluid Dynamics
- Conservation and Recycling of Materials
- Control and Instrumentation
- Fibre Reinforced Composites Engineering
- Finite Element Analysis
- Internal Combustion Engine
- International Busiess
- International Business Environment
- Introduction to Aerospace Technology
- Introduction to Automotive Technology
- Lean Manufacturing
- Making Metals Perform
- Mathematics for Engineering Management
- Mathematical Techniques in Partial Differential Equations for Engineers
- Marketing Management
- Polymer Engineering
- Risk and Reliability
- Robotics and Automation Technology
- Stress Analysis Techniques
- Technology and Organisation Development
* From session 2019-20, modules in Years 3 and 4 (BEng andMEng) will be restructured into broad knowledge themesprovided in the list of typical modules above. Details will be confirmed in due course.
We aim to prepare you for an exciting career, and when you graduate you will be an independent professional highly sought after by employers. As a graduate of one of the best mechanical engineering departments in the world, your Nottingham qualification will give you the freedom to choose from a range of exciting opportunities.
Graduates of both of our courses become mechanical, sales, design or maintenance engineers in a range of sectors. These include power generation, civil structure, manufacturing, automotive, aerospace, chemical, computers, marine, bioengineering and paper. Those choosing the MEng route can also become project managers.