The Diploma in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering provides students with a solid understanding and appreciation of the materials and forces of nature. The programme is structured around the study of mathematics, physics, chemistry, materials, basic electrical engineering, the design process, and management studies. The programme applies scientific principles to the design, development, construction, installation, operation and maintenance of the machines and systems that drive our world. Graduates are enabled to make a real difference in the world we live in.


3 Years


Year 1:

  • Mathematics A
  • Engineering Applications A (Workshop practice)
  • Physical Science
  • Materials Technology
  • Engineering Fundamentals
  • Engineering Drawing A
  • Communication Skills
  • Mechanical Technology
  • Automotive Principles
  • Electrical Technology A
  • Mathematics B
  • Engineering Applications A (Workshop practice)
  • Engineering Drawing B

Year 2:

  • Computer Aided Drawing (CAD) – 2D
  • Information Technology
  • Electrical Technology B
  • Engineering Drawing C
  • Engineering Applications B (Workshop practice)
  • Experimental Methods
  • Mechanical Analysis A
  • Electronics
  • Engineering Applications B
  • Individual Project
  • Computer Aided Drawing (CAD) – 3D

Year 3:

  • Management of Manufacture
  • Mechanical Analysis B
  • Materials Processes
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Individual Project
  • Applied Thermo Fluids
  • Engineering Systems & Automation
  • Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
  • Mechatronics
  • Engineering Design
  • Individual Project

Career Opportunities

  • Artisans – (Welder/Fabricator, Fitter, Machinist, Boilermaker, Draughtsman)

Entry Requirements

Three (3) credits, two (2) of which must be Mathematics and Physical Science and three (3) passes including English at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent