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Programme Details

Diploma in Polymer Technology

This three-year programme is designed to provide students with training in polymer technology at a semi-professional level. It covers the principles and the operation of machines, characterisation, instrumentation, fabrication process and compounding technology of polymeric materials. Students will be required to undergo practical training at the Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB). In addition, at the end of the programme, students will be required to undergo practical training in a polymer-based industry. Students are awarded two (2) diplomas in this joint programme: Diploma in Polymer Technology (UiTM); and Diploma in Natural Rubber Processing (MRB).   

Job Opportunities

Graduates may be employed in various polymer related industries and may hold positions as laboratory technicians, quality control productions personnel and factory managers.

Opportunities for Further Studies

Graduates may be accepted by most institutions of higher learning, both locally and overseas. Graduates may be given one or two years excemptions when pursuing their degree depending on the university and their performance at diploma level. UiTM now offers B.Sc. (Hons) Polymer technology for graduates of this programme.

Entry Requirement


Please contact:

Associate Prof Dr Dzaraini Kamarun

Course Tutor
Diploma in Polymer Technology 
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Universiti Teknologi MARA
40450 Shah Alam
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Tel: 03 - 5544 4579
Fax: 03 - 5544 4562




Last Updated on Monday, 09 May 2011 14:48