Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
What is Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology?
The Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology curriculum focuses primarily on analyzing, applying, implementing and enhancing existing technologies and is aimed at preparing graduates for the practice of engineering closest to the product improvement, industrial practices and engineering operational functions. The field of Electronics Engineering Technology prepares the graduates on how to apply electronics technology to design, test, troubleshoot and operate telecommunication and industrial electronic devices and systems.
The field of Computer Engineering Technology prepares the graduates on how to design, test, troubleshoot and operate computer systems as well as perform programming and systems analysis based on technical knowledge in electronics hardware and software. Both Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology curriculum will exposes students to a combination of classroom theory and practical application in a laboratory environment. The students will be train with certain circuits, systems and specialized techniques used in electronics and computer technology career fields.
About the Department
The Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology (JTKEK) is one of four engineering technology departments established under the Faculty of Engineering Technology, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM). Strategically located at the Industrial Campus, Hang Tuah Jaya ,the Department offers engineering technology programs leading to the Bachelor of Engineering Technology in three areas of study: Computer System, Industrial Electronics and Telecommnucications . Presently, there are a combinations of lecturers, teaching engineers and technicians working together under this department, most of them equiped with different areas of expertise and have several years industrial experience.
The aim of this department is to produce highly competent graduates with the technical and communication skills to enter careers with the ability to analyze, design, and implement computer , industrial electronics and telecommunication systems. The Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology graduates from the Faculty of Engineering Technology will have strengths to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering fundamentals to the required procedures, processes, systems and engineering methodologies applied in the industries. The department is also pro-active in ensuring that the quality of teaching & learning which based on application oriented is parallel with the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).
- Bachelor of Computer Engineering Technology (Computer Systems) with Honours
- Bachelor of Electronics Engineering Technology (Industrial Electronics) with Honours
- Bachelor of Electronics Engineering Technology(Telecommunications) with Honours
- Bachelor of Electronic Engineering Technology with Honours
Most graduates of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology programs at the bachelor’s degree level will work for businesses and corporations. The common job titles for entry-level graduates include: telecommunication technologist, electronics technologist, software/hardware technologist, data network/mobile network technologists, technical salesperson, technical project management, fiber optic network designer, mobile/wireless communication technologist or in sectors like broadcasting and general telecommunication services.