Postgraduate Program


Offered Programmes
• Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
• Master of Science (M.Sc)
• Master of Science (Manufacturing System Engineering) (by Mixed Mode)

Research Fields:
• Manufacturing Engineering
• Product Design Engineering

Research Areas

Research at the School of Manufacturing Engineering is conducted at the highest level of inquiry. We attract and retain faculty with outstanding ability and diverse background from across the manufacturing industry and the academic world. The high quality of our faculty creates a rich, innovative and dynamic research environment. There are six main research groups:

1. Manufacturing Technologies

• Rapid Prototyping
• Machining
• Factory Automation
• Advanced Materials
• Powder Metallurgy


• Design methodologies
• Product Design and Development

3.Manufacturing Systems

• Cellular Manufacturing
• Design and Modelling of Manufacturing Systems
• Plant Layout
• Factory Organisation

4.Manufacturing Management

• Quality Management
• Ergonomics
• Reliability and Maintenance
• Operations Management

5.Industrial Control Systems

6.Automotive Engineering

Master of Science (Manufacturing Systems Engineering) (by Mixed Mode)
• 41 units


Core Courses


1 Manufacturing System Analysis
2 Lean Transformation
3 Production Planning and Scheduling
4 Research Methodology
5 Maintenance Engineering
Elective Courses

(Choose Any 2)

1 New Product Development
2 Project Management
3 Ergonomics and Safety in Industries
4 Robotics and Automation Systems
Dissertation Dissertation I & II

For further details, please contact:
School of Manufacturing Engineering,
Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP),
Kampus Pauh Putra,
02600 Arau, Perlis,
Tel : 604 – 988 5035
Fax : 604 – 988 5034
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