The diploma in Electromechanical & Automation Engineering develops highly marketable skills for the technology, manufacturing and maintenance sectors.

 

It provides outstanding hands on laboratory practicals as applied in the Electromechanical and Automation Industries. Thus, preparing the graduates for leading a team and collaborating effectively with specialists or engineers.

Diploma in Electromechanical and Automation Engineering

Faculty of Sustainable Development and Engineering

Diploma in Electromechanical and Automation Engineering

Course Overview

The diploma in Electromechanical & Automation Engineering develops highly marketable skills for the technology, manufacturing and maintenance sectors.

 

It provides outstanding hands on laboratory practicals as applied in the Electromechanical and Automation Industries. Thus, preparing the graduates for leading a team and collaborating effectively with specialists or engineers.

Career Prospects

Electromechanical & Automation Engineering Technicians who go into the workforce are qualified to design, install, maintain, operate, supervise, and service complex industrial systems. Electromechanical & Automation technicians are well suited to find employment in many sectors of industry and commerce areas as:

• Industrial Automation

• Systems integration

• Technical Sales

• Design/CAD

• Quality Control

• Process control

• Environmental control

• Maintenance management

• Mechanical engineering and others

Teaching Methods

Practical and experimental skills are developed through project work and laboratory exercises. Design skills are developed through course work exercises supported by the use of the relevant computational packages. Practical skills are tested and assessed throughout the programme using a combination of coursework assignments, design studies, laboratory logbooks and project reports and/or papers.

Entry
Requirements

2 GCE ‘A’ Level passes or equivalent in Mathematics including Physics and with one of the following subjects or equivalent: Physics with Chemistry, Design & Technology, Physical science, Engineering science or equivalent.

Prior learning assessment and Recognition for Part-time students only: GCE O Level certificate or equivalent with passing grades A-E and with at least 3 years working experience related to the Electromechanical & Automation field may be considered.

Course Structure

Semestre 1

  • Techniques d`Expression en Français 1
  • Informatique
  • Physique Appliquée 1
  • Mathématiques 1
  • Mécanique 1
  • Étude des Parties Opératives 1
  • Électrotechnique 1
  • Ingénierie de la Maintenance 1

Semestre 2

  • Techniques d`Expression en Anglais 1
  • Projet Personnel Professionnel PPP 1
  • Stage Industriel 1
  • Science des Matériaux
  • Mathématiques 2
  • Mécanique 2
  • Automatismes 1
  • Réalisations de Systèmes 1
  • Maintenance Basée sur la Fiabilité 1
  • Pratique de la FMDS

Semestre 3

  • Techniques d`Expression en Français 2
  •  Économie, Organisation et Gestion
  • Projet Personnel Professionnel PPP 2
  • L`Instrumentation et la Régulation
  • Mathématiques 3
  • Thermodynamique
  • Étude des Parties Opératives 2
  • Automatismes 2
  • Électrotechniques 2
  • Ingénierie de la Maintenance 2

Semestre 4

  • Étude des Parties Opératives 3
  • Automatismes 3
  • Technologie 1 – Mécanique des fluides et Hydraulique Industriel
  • Technologie 2 – La commande numérique et analyse vibratoire
  • Technologie 3 – Transfert thermique et Froid
  • Technologie 4 – Travaux Pratiques
  • Réalisations de Systèmes 2
  • Maintenance Basée sur la Fiabilité 2
  • Stage Industriel 2
  • Projet de Fin d`Études

Contact Hours: 1785 HRS

Credits: 120 ECTS

Mode & Fees

Mode: Full Time (2 years) & Part Time (3 years)
Duration of Course: The diploma is of a duration of two years on a full time basis.
Fees:
Local students ( Full time and part time )
• No tuition fees
• Administrative fees : Rs 5500 / year
International students ( Full time )
• SADC countries: Rs 45000 / year
• NON SADC: Rs 80000 / year
Delivery plan & Intake: The course is run over 4 semesters (two academic years) on a full time basis and 6 semesters (three academic years) on a part time basis.

One intake per year in August(FT)

Intakes in January/August(PT)

How
to Apply

In addition to a completed application form:
– A letter of motivation
– Academic Results
– Copy of your CV detailing your work history if any

Location

Available at Rose Hill Campus

Any further inquiries?

Please contact on the following email: [email protected]