The Materials and Design Engineering Department specializes on materials processing techniques and design as support to the main core of mechanical engineering. The main objective for the establishment of this department is to produce graduates in the field of mechanical engineering with specialization in materials to fulfill the need of Malaysia's modern industries such as manufacturing and production, research and development work, maintenance and disposal etc. The programme equips students with adequate engineering knowledge and soft skills to enable them to work effectively, not only toward their degree but also to deal with problems encountered in an increasingly competitive technological world. Our staff are fully committed to and successfully proceeding towards the excellence in teaching, research and services.
In order to establish development in related academic aspects, the department focuses on two main fields and the staffs are divided into two panels which are