Master of Process Plant Operation

PROGRAM INFO


FKKSA is developing Master in Process Plant Operation program by coursework with the aim to produce graduates who are versatile in career transition for handling process plant. This program is also aimed at producing graduates who are not only competent in managing and operating process plant as well as applying latest and advanced technology, but at the same time showing organisation leadership, professionalism and responsibility towards soceity and environment

Why Choose our MPP Programme? 
  • One year programme with three semesters (minimum)
  • A "bridge to PhD" programme.
    Courses are designed and delivered by senior academicians and industrial experts.
  • Flexible and various delivery modes including on-site activities, industrial case studies, industrial-based problem-based learning and etc.
  • Weekends or everning classes are available for busy professionals at UMP Gambang campus, INSTEP and other potential locations*.
  • Delivery mode includes hands-on practical based on real case study that requires industrial experties in supervision and assessment.
  • 10-days hands-on experience in an upstream/downstream plant environment at INSTEP Upstream Downstream Training Plant.

*Gebeng industrial area (Pahang), Kerteh industrial area (Terengganu) or RAPID PETRONAS Pengerang (Johor) depending on the demand.

Targeted Candidates
  • Graduate that have Bachelor in Chemical Engineering.
  • Industrial personal who have involved in process plant.

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

40 Minimum


COURSE STRUCTURE
    • Core Process & Chemical Engineering- 24 credit hours
    • Elective- 6 credit hours
    • Dissertation - 10 credit hours

MODE & DURATION OF PROGRAMME
  • Full Time - 3 semester - 1 Year
  • Part Time - 6 semester - 3 Years

SUBJECTS

SEMESTER

SUBJECT

CREDIT HRS.

Semester I
Logistic and Operation Management
Project Management
Financial Analysis
Research Methodology 
Elective
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
Semester II
*Plant Integrity, Maintenance and Troubleshooting
*Chemical Process Design and Equipment
*Process and Production Control 
*Process Safety Management
Master Project 1
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
Semester III
Master Project 2
Elective
10 Credits
 3 Credits

 *Part of this subjects will be taught at INSTEP


ELECTIVE SUBJECT
SEMESTER
SUBJECT
CREDIT HRS.
Semester I
Logistic and Operation Management
Project Management
Financial Analysis
Research Methodology 
Elective
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
Semester II
*Plant Integrity, Maintenance and Troubleshooting
*Chemical Process Design and Equipment
*Process and Production Control 
*Process Safety Management
Master Project 1
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
Semester III
Master Project 2
Elective
10 Credits
 3 Credits

Choose the minimum of 2 courses from either specialization 1 or 2

SPECIALIZATION 1 : DATA COMPUTING

    • Statistical Quality Control - 4 credit hours
    • Data Design Analysis - 4 credit hours
    • Data Mining - 4 credit hours
    • Time Series Analysis & Forecasting - 4 credit hours
    • Statistical Modelling - 4 credit hours
    • Multivariate Data Analysis - 4 credit hours

SPECIALIZATION 2: COMPUTATIONAL MATHEMATICS

    • Mathematical Modelling - 4 credit hours
    • Operational Research - 4 credit hours
    • Computational Fluid Dynamics - 4 credit hours
    • Partial Differential Equations - 4 credit hours
    • Advanced Numerical Methods - 4 credit hours
    • Mathematical Image Processing - 4 credit hours

 

FEES LOCAL INTERNATIONAL
COURSE RM 28,835 RM 43,985
 
 
 
Entry Requirements

Candidates who would like to apply for this programme must meet the following conditions:

  • A bachelor's degree with minimum CPA of 2.50 or equivalent as accepted by the University Senate or
  • A bachelor's degree or equivalent note meeting CPA of 2.50 can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in the relevant field.

 
English Requirements
  • Students must have IELTS Band 5.0 or TOEFL 500. The certification should not be more than 2 years from the date test taken and registration of candidature. Exception- English requirement is not needed for international students with Bachelor and Masters' degrees from Malaysia universities.
  • IELTS Band 5.0 and below and/or TOEFL 500 and below must attend Enhancement Module of the Pre-sessional English Course (PEC).
  • Students without any English language certification must attent English course- Pre- sessional English Course (PEC).

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