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Programme Structure


The new mechanical engineering curriculum is designed to equip its graduates for the knowledge-based economy. Strong foundations in key mechanical engineering concepts are introduced in their early years. Complementing it are courses with analytical, experimental and practical problem-solving skills to give our students an all-rounded training experience. The broader coverage of the engineering fundamentals, with specialisation through electives allow graduates to seek employment in a variety of sectors of the economy.

An overview of the 4-year curriculum is illustrated below:

Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Foundation Mathematics
Physics A
Fundamental Engineering Materials
Dynamics
Engineering Mathematics
Mechanics of Materials
Engineering Communication I
Introduction to Sustainability: Muiltidisciplinary Approaches & Solutions
Human Resource Management
Introduction to Thermo-fluids
Engineering Graphics
Introduction to Electrical Circuits & Electronic Devices
Engineers & Society
Theory of Mechanism
Solid Mechanics & Vibration
Laboratory Experiments (ME)
Manufacturing Processes
Ethics & Moral Reasoning
Machine Element Design
Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer
Control Theory
Mathematical Methods in Engineering
Fluid Mechanics
Mechanical Experiments (ME)
Enterprise & Innovation
Major Prescribed Elective 1
Final Year Project
Engineering Design
Fluid Dynamics
Engineering Communication II
Major Prescribed Elective 2
Major Prescribed Elective 3
Major Prescribed Elective 4
Final Year Project

* Students who fail Qualifying English Test (QET) should read English Proficiency (HW0001) in their Year 1, Semester 1.

Major Prescribed Electives
Students are allowed to choose their Major Prescribed Electives from any 2 specialisation groups. Students who have read at least three (3) courses from one specialisation would be deemed to have specialised.