Nilai University (Nilai U) offers the Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (2 1/2 years). Students can then progress on to the Advanced Diploma in Aircraft Engineering (1 year) and obtain a BSc (Hons) Aircraft Engineering from Kingston University London. Credit transfers to the Institute of Tech Carlow Ireland, Glyndwr University UK, UWE Bristol, Uni of Glanmorgan UK and Swinburne Uni of Tech, Australia are also available.
The Aircraft Maintenance Eng prog at Nilai U incorporates in its syllabus the internationally recognised European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Part 66 Category B1-1 syllabus. Students study both the diploma and the EASA exams using the same course notes.
Nilai U is equipped with a hangar complete with a King Beech Turbine aircraft and a Beechjet 400A aircraft . Also included in the 5,000+ sq ft hangar is state-of-the-art lecture rooms and workshop. Students are placed on a 6-month on-the-job training module.
Our students have been accepted for on-the-job training at Air Asia Berhad, Air Asia X, Awan Inspirasi Sdn Bhd., Berjaya Air Sdn. Bhd, CTRM Aviation Sdn Bhd, Eurocopter Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Executive Jets Asia sdn Bhd, GE Engine Services Malaysia, Hornbill Skyways Sdn Bhd, Island Aviation Series Ltd, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Maldividan Air Taxi Pte Ltd, MASwings Sdn. Bhd., Sepang Aircraft Eng Sdn. Bhd., SR Aviation Sdn. Bhd. and Systematic Aviation Sdn. Bhd.
Tuition Fees: Diploma - 2 yrs : RM43,605 (USD14,066); Advance Diploma - 1 yr - RM24,820 (USD8,006) = USD1=RM3.10
On and off campus accommodation available. Intakes; Jan/May/Oct