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Programme : Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Technology (Composite)

Diploma Teknologi Penyelenggaraan Pesawat (Komposit)

Programme Summary
Programme Code : JPT/BPP (R/525/4/0040) 06/19, MQA A 10147
Status Programme : Accredited
Institutes : Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Institute of Aviation Technology (UniKL MIAT)
Specialisation : Aviation Engineering
Study Level : Diploma
Intake : Jan&June
Duration : three_years


This programme will cover not only the composite technology but also all the aspects of fixed wing aircraft, including airframe and engines and will be taught in 7 semesters (3 1/2 years). The syllabus encompasses fundamental subjects such as mathematics, physics and aerodynamics. It will also encompass airframe systems, piston and turbine engines, the electrical and electronic systems aspect, which also includes basic electronics instrumentation, aircraft electrical systems and the maintenance of the aircraft electrical and instrument systems. The graduates will be specialists in the areas of fabrication and repair in composite technology. Graduates will be awarded Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Technology (Composite) upon completing the programme. This comprehensive training will also prepare the graduates to be readily absorbed in the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul organization (MRO). There is a need for qualified personnel in the aviation industry locally and world wide and the training provided by UniKL MIAT will ensure greater employment opportunities for the graduates in this field.
Career Path


Semester 1
  • Physics and Weight & Balance
  • Aircraft Drawing & Engineering Practices
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Material and Processes
  • Basic Electricity
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • Aviation English Foundation
  • Co-curriculum I
  • Islamic/Moral Studies


Semester 2
  • Sheet Metal Repairs
  • Welding and Aicraft Finishes
  • Non Metallic Structure
  • Aircraft Fuel Systems
  • Cabin Atmosphere and Ice & Rain Protection Systems
  • Ground Operation, Industrial Safety & Health
  • Technical Mathematics II
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Co-curriculum II
  • Mandarin I


Semester 3
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
  • Landing Gear Systems
  • Reciprocating Engine I
  • Turbine Engine I
  • Airframe & Power plant Electrical Systems
  • Communication and Navigation
  • Assembly and Rigging
  • Intermediate Aviation English
  • Mandarin II


Semester 4
  • Aircraft Instrument and Position & Warning Systems
  • Air Legislation & Maintenance Procedure
  • Reciprocating Engine II
  • Fire Protection
  • Propeller
  • Turbine Engine II
  • Human Factor
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship


Semester 5
  • Industrial Training


Semester 6
  • Composite Machining & Manufacturing Processes
  • Composite Tooling and Technical Drawing
  • Composite in Aviation and Material Handling
  • Composite Repair Technology
  • Advanced Aviation English


Semester 7
  • Composite Inspection and Material Resistance
  • Composite Painting Technology
  • Joining & Sealant in Composite
  • Advanced Composite Manufacturing Technology
  • Final Year Project

Entry Requirement


Contact Us

For further information please contact

Marketing Department, UniKL MIAT
Lot 2891 Jalan Jenderam Hulu,
43800 Dengkil, Selangor.
(attn. Mr Idris b Abd Wahab)
Tel : +603 - 8768 8487
Fax : +603 - 8768 8485

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