Diploma of Engineering Technology in Electrical and Electronics (Marine)

Diploma of Engineering Technology in Electrical and Electronics (Marine)

DET Electrical Engineering

UniKL MIMET plays important role in capacity building and linkages in providing the trained work force to meet the ever increasing demand of highly skilled human capital in this sector. The marine transport products are not mutually exclusive; the electrical and electronic fields are synonymous particularly in marine vessels and offshore structure application. The electrical and electronic sectors will continue to grow and contribute significantly to the development of the related equipment and systems. It will provide thrusts in the electronic components manufacturing industry which will transform into the production of electrical and electronic products. It is foreseen that the requirement of the training and the generation of skilled human capital in the fields of marine electrical and electronic is very prospective.

Admission Intake

January and July

Career Opportunities

  • Marine Electronics Technician
  • Deck Electrician (Marine)
  • Power Plant Operator
  • Plant Maintenance
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Oceanographic Electronics Technician
  • Electro-Technical Officer (ETO)

Admission Requirements:

  • Pass in SPM/SPMV with at least 5 credits (minimum Grade C and higher) in the following subjects:
    Bahasa Melayu, Mathematics, one science /technical/vocational subject and 2 other subjects; and at least pass in English; OR
  • Pass in O-Level with at least 5 credits (minimum Grade C and higher) including Mathematics, one science /technical/vocational subject and three other subjects and at least a pass in English; OR
  • Pass in Engineering/Engineering Technology Certificate (Level 3, KKM) in the relevant or equivalent field from accredited PPT with a minimum CGPA 2.0; OR
  • Pass in Vocational and Technical Skills Certificate (Level 3, KKM) in the relevant field with CGPA 2.0 ANDobtained at least one credit at SPM level with one-year experience in the relevant field or at least one semester bridging programme.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The Diploma of Engineering Technology in Electrical and Electronics (Marine) (DEEM) graduates, three to five years into their careers:

  • Are knowledgeable, competent, and innovative, which will contribute towards the human capital in the marine related industry.
  • Have effective leadership and team work skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their role in industry.
  • Are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement.
  • Will practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
  • Are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Upon graduation, our students of Diploma of Engineering Technology in Electrical and Electronics (Marine) – DEEM will be able to:

  • PLO 1:  Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialization to wide practical procedures and practices.
  • PLO 2:  Analyze well-defined engineering problems.
  • PLO 3: Formulate solutions for well-defined technical problems.
  • PLO 4: Conduct investigations of well-defined problems.
  • PLO 5: Apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering tools to well-defined engineering activities, with an awareness of the limitations.
  • PLO 6: Function effectively in a diverse technical team.
  • PLO 7: Communicate effectively with the engineering community and society at large.
  • PLO 8: Demonstrate an awareness of and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities.
  • PLO 9: Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practices.
  • PLO 10: Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of engineering practices, taking into account the need for sustainable development.
  • PLO 11: Demonstrate an awareness of management, business practices, and entrepreneurship.
  • PLO 12: Recognize the need for, professional development and to engage in independent and life-long learning.
  • PLO 13: Assist in the formulation of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs.



Semester 1

  • Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronics Laboratory
  • Introduction to Electrical and Electronics
  • Introduction to Ship Technology
  • Occupational Safety and Health in Industries and Shipyard Operations
  • Engineering Science
  • Competency English
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • Pengajian Malaysia II
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi I*
  • * Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi I* : For International Student

Semester 2

  • Electric Circuits
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Electrical Workshop Practice
  • Mandarin I
  • Arabic Language I
  • Technical Mathematics II
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Interpersonal Skills

Semester 3

  • Instrumentation
  • Electrical Power and Distribution
  • Electronic Workshop Practice
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Automation System
  • Digital Electronics
  • Amalan Islam di Malaysia
  • Religious Practices Malaysia
  • Communication English I

*Religious Practice in Malaysia : For International and Local Non Muslim Student

Semester 4

  • Electrical CAD
  • Shipboard Electrical Installation and Auxiliary Equipment
  • Programmable Logic Controller
  • Electronic Communication System
  • Principles of Management
  • Co-Curiculum I
  • Maritime Communication English
  • Mandarin II
  • Arabic Language II

Semester 5

  • Navigation Equipment and System
  • Microprocessor Based System
  • Power Electronics and Devices
  • Final Year Project
Semester 6
  • Industrial Training

Professional Certificate

Our Diploma of Engineering Technology in Electrical and Electronics (Marine) is embedded with model course 7.08 Electro Technical Officer (ETO). Its has been accredited by Marine Department of Malaysia (MARDEP). UniKL MIMET has the necessary training facilities, equipment, machines and experienced instructors to conduct the ETO Course 7.08 to meet all the standard requirements based on the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) Code by International Maritime Organization (IMO).

Electro-Technical Officer (ETO)

Contact Us

Malaysian Institute of Marine Engineering Technology (UniKL MIMET)
Dataran Industri Teknologi Kejuruteraan Marin,
Bandar Teknologi Maritim,
Jalan Pantai Remis,
32200 Lumut,
Perak Darul Ridzuan,

Marketing, Student Recruitment & Admission (MeSRA)

  1. Ahmad Mustafid bin Dahalan +6017-302 5361 (amustafid@unikl.edu.my)
  2. Mohd Firdaus bin Mohd Aziad +6019-496 6040 (mfirdausma@unikl.edu.my)
  3. Marhaini binti Jamaluddin +6010-931 4012 (marhainij@unikl.edu.my)

General line: +605-690 9000 / 9014
Fax: +605-690 9091 / 9033