Universiti Teknologi MARA
Caw. Selangor Kampus Dengkil
43800 Dengkil, Selangor



Foundation in Engineering or Asasi Kejuruteraan program is a full time preparatory pre-degree programme designed for students to pursue their study in any Engineering degree programmes offered by Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) or other public universities (UA). The duration of this programme is spread over two semesters for a total of 50 credit hours to ensure students possess the necessary knowledge, values, skills and competencies to undertake the respective Engineering degree programmes.

UPU Code: UE0520001


Upon completion of this programme, the students must score a minimum grade of 2.75 CGPA as a requirement to enter into any one of the Engineering degree programmes in UiTM. The Engineering degree programmes available in UiTM are Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Chemical Engineering.

Students can also apply for selected degree programs in Science and Technology related Faculties in UiTM such as:

  1. Faculty of Applied Sciences
  1. Faculty of Sports Science and Recreation
  2. Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics
  3. Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Surveying

Students who do not achieve the minimum grade shall be channeled to take up any Diploma programmes of their own interest.

*The entry requirement for the degree programme may change from time to time. Please go to the respective website to get the latest requirement.

The subjects offered are as follows:

 Semester 1

No. Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 PHY094 Foundation Physics I 5
2 CHM092 Foundation Chemistry I 5
3 MAT093 Foundation Mathematics I 5
4 CSC098 Foundation Computing I 5
5 ELC080 English For Foundation Studies I 3
6 CTU085 Islamic World View  (For Muslim) 2
IDA085 Man And Religion (For Non Muslim)
CTU061 Pengantar Al-Quran
Total Credit Hours        25

Semester 2

No. Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 ELC081 English For Foundation Studies II 3
2 CTU087 Islamic And Science (For Muslim) 2
IDA087 Religion, Science and Technology (For Non-Muslim)
CTU062 Al-Quran Dan Kemanusiaan
3 PHY098 Foundation Physics II 5
4 CHM096 Foundation Chemistry II 5
5 MAT099 Foundation Mathematics II for Engineers 5
6 CSC099 Foundation Computing II 5
Total Credit Hours 25




University Requirement:

Candidates must:

  1. Be Malaysian citizen with Bumiputera status.
  2. Possess at least five (5) credit including Bahasa Melayu and pass History.

Programme Requirements:

Candidate who wish to enter this programme must fulfill the university requirement and possess the minimum qualifications as follows:

Excellent result in SPM or its equivalent achieving at least ONE (1) subject with A- grade and THREE (3) subjects with B grades from the following 4 subjects:

  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. Additional Mathematics

Candidates must also get a minimum grade of B for English AND a C grade in Bahasa Malaysia.


Kindly complete the application form of UPU (BPKP JPT)


Head of Programme,

Foundation in Engineering,

Universiti Teknologi MARA,

UITM Cawangan Selangor, Kampus Dengkil,

42800 Dengkil,

Selangor Darul Ehsan, MALAYSIA

Tel : 03-89245200