Executive Diploma in Manufacturing System

Executive Diploma in Manufacturing Systems aims to enhance human capital development through continuous improvement in knowledge and skills in the manufacturing industries. It is specially designed for executives, technicians and supervisors who are directly involved in manufacturing system, industrial management and production.

Programme fee: RM 16,000.00

Programme coordinator: Dr. Rosmahaida binti Jamaludin 

Admission: edge.ftir@utm.my


Upon completion of this program, students are able to:

  • apply basic knowledge in manufacturing system technology and its engineering.
  • improve manufacturing system and process.
  • solve manufacturing related problems.
  • increase output quality and productivity at the workplace.
  • enhance detailed technical efficiency in manufacturing system technology and its engineering.

Entry Requirement

Passed Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or its equivalent with 3 credits and
have working experience of at least three (3) years in the relevant field.

Duration of Programme

The duration of the program is 8 Semesters, which is equivalent to 2 years and 8 months.

University Compulsary Courses CREDIT
Essential Business Communication 3
Leadership and team Management 3
Creative Thinking and Problem Solving 3
Entrepreneurship and Supervisory Roles 3
Ethics, Globalization and Cross-Cultural Issues 3
Core Courses

Process and Quality Improvement

Engineering Science 3
Management Information Systems 3
Engineering Mathematics 3
Operations Strategy and Management 3
Conventional Manufacturing Process 3
Engineering Economics 3
Total Productive Maintenance 3
Work Standardization 3
Production Systems Facilities, Planning and Control 3
Understanding Organizational Behaviour 3
Occupational Safety and Health 3
Introduction to Facility Management 3
Industrial Ergonomics 3

Project Management

Decision Modelling 3

Lean Manufacturing


Statistical Process Control

Advanced Manufacturing Process 3
Knowledge Management and Technology 3
Human Resource and Performance Measurement 3
Fundamental of Supervisory Skills 3
Workplace Housekeeping 3
Diploma Project I: Proposal 2
Diploma Project II: Report 4