Diploma in Engineering Technology (Jigs & Fixtures Design And Manufacturing)

JPT/BPP(K) 1000-600/B293 Jld 5(6)(N/521/4/0180)( MQA/PA 9540)03/2023

Programme Brief

In manufacturing product for automotive sectors, the number of jig and fixtures required are four times higher than mould and die. This is due to the highly usage of these tools in production, inspection and assembly to achieve the repeatability and accuracy of the product

This program focuses on the design and manufacturing of jig & fixture for automotive industry. Students will experience the complete cycle of design and manufacturing process in this program that gives them
an added advantage, using real manufacturing machines.

It covers all the processes related to the design and development of jig and fixture. With this the student is exposed to various types of skills
namely processing, design and managerial skills which allows them to work efficiently at all stages of work process.

Core Study Area

  • Fundamental of Jigs & Fixture Design
  • Advanced Jigs & Fixture Manufacturing
  • Jigs & Fixtures for Common Industries
  • Jigs & Fixtures Design for Automotive Industries

Produce graduates who are :

PEO 1 : Able to demonstrate skills in industrial design practices particularly in areas related to consumer
products, transport and furniture design, thus contribute to local and global industry demands.

PEO 2 :Able to engage in lifelong learning and demonstrate good leadership quality through academic
qualifications achievement and career advancement.

PEO 3 :Responsible to the community, cultures and environment through involvement with related
organizations and society.

PEO 4: Able to communicate effectively and demonstrate entrepreneurial skills

At the end of this programme, students will be able to:

PLO 1 : Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and engineering specialisation
principles to well – defined practical procedures and practices.

PLO 2: Analyse well-defined engineering problems in their discipline or area of specialisation.

PLO 3 :Formulate solutions to well-defined technical problems.

PLO 4: Assist in formulation of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs.

PLO 5: Conduct investigations of well-defined problems .

PLO 6 :Apply appropriate techniques, resources and engineering tools to well-defined engineering activities, with an awareness of their limitation.

PLO 7: Demonstrate an awareness of and consideration for societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and their consequent responsibilities.

PLO 8: Communicate effectively with the engineering community and society at large.

PLO 9 Function effectively in a diverse technical team.

PLO 10: Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practices.

PLO 11: Demonstrate an awareness of management, business practices and entrepreneurship.

PLO 12: Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of engineering practices, taking into account the need for
sustainable development.

PLO 13 :Recognise the need for professional development and to engage in independent and lifelong learning. 


Job Opportunities

  • Jigs & Fixtures Designer
  • Tooling & Fixtures Specialist
  • Tooling Specialist
  • Production Specialist (Jigs & Fixtures Fabrication)