Diploma in Chemical Engineering Technology

Programme Aims

This programme aims to produce semi-professional chemical engineers.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

These are the programme educational objectives for this diploma:

PEO 1: Apply the theoretical and practical knowledge in solving problems of chemical engineering technology.
PEO 2: Demostrate professional and ethical attitude effectively and sustainably in chemical engineering technology field.
PEO 3: Interact with professionals and community effectively to carry out responsibilities leadership in an organization.
PEO 4: Develop career path and entrepreneurship skill by lifelong learning.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO)

These are the programme learning outcomes for this diploma:

PLO 1: Apply knowledge of mathematics, science and chemical engineering technology fundamentals to wide practical procedures and practices (Knowledge).
PLO 2: Apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering to well-defined chemical engineering technology problems (Modern Tools Usage).
PLO 3: Communicate effectively with the engineering technology community and diverse society (Communication Skill).
PLO 4: Conduct investigations of well-defined problems by identify and provide creative, innovative and effective solution in chemical engineering technology (Critical Thinking and Problem Solving (Investigation)).
PLO 5: Act effectively as an individual and as a member or leader in technical teams (Teamwork Skill).
PLO 6: Recognize the requirements for professional development and engaging the needs of lifelong learning (Lifelong Learning and Information Management Skills).
PLO 7: Demonstrate a consciousness of business practices and entrepreneurial competencies (Entrepreneurship Skill).
PLO 8: Establish an understanding of professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of technician practices (Ethics and Professional Values).
PLO 9: Practice an understanding of engineering management principles and apply to manage multidisciplinary projects (Leadership and Project Management Skill).
PLO 10: Demonstrate the skills, techniques and knowledge for well defined problem solving using the latest technology for public health and safety, cultural, societal, and environmental considerations (Design and Development Solutions).
PLO 11: Distinguish and analyse well defined problem (Problem Analysis).
PLO 12: Comprehend and evaluate the impact of engineering technician practices for sustainable development (Environment and Sustainability).
PLO 13: Imply an awareness and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and their consequent responsibilities (Engineering and Society).

Duration of Study

Five semesters.

Academic Proforma

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Career and Further Education Prospect

Chemical Engineering Technology engineers are involved with the design, development and production of a huge range of projects in the chemical and environment. 

Their role is central in ensuring the safe, timely and well-resourced completion of projects in many areas, including: 

  • Production Plant
  • Waste Management
  • Design and Project Development
  • Chemical Laboratory


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Centre for Diploma Studies
Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia,
Pagoh Higher Education Hub,
KM1, Jalan Panchor,
84600 Pagoh,
Muar, Johor.

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