Bachelor of Technology in Manufacturing Technology

Bachelor of Technology in Manufacturing Technology

Entry Qualifications  i. NVQ level 5 in the relevant technology area (Production, Mechatronics, Mechanical, Automobile, Bio-Medical)

ii. HNDE, NDT, NDES, NDET or equivalent qualification in the relevant technology area specified below and acceptable to the Academic Council of the University of Vocational Technology

iii. Any other qualification which the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission has accepted to be equivalent to NVQ level 5 or 6

Exemptions may be granted in relevant modules after a proper evaluation for those who have NVQ level 6 or equivalent qualifications. Preference will be given to those applicants having post diploma industrial experience of at least 1 year duration.

Duration 3 years
Modules Year 1

  • Engineering Mathematics I
  • Engineering Physics
  • Theory of Electricity
  • Communication Skills I
  • Workshop Technology
  • Principles of Electronics
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Engineering Chemistry
  • Engineering Mathematics II
  • Thermodynamics
  • Strengths of Materials
  • Electrical Technology
  • Computer Programming C++
  • Communication Skills II
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Measurements
Year 2

  • Engineering Mathematics III
  • Machine Design
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Manufacturing Technology I
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Applied Thermodynamics
  • Research Methods
  • Presentation of Engineering Information
  • Industrial Economics & Management
  • PLC Programming
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Energy Management
  • Manufacturing Technology II
  • Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Meditation & Stress Management
  • Mechanics of Machines
Year 3

  • Work Based / Industrial Training
  • CAD/CAM Solid modeling of components
  • Final Year Project *
  • Computer Aided Designing and Manufacturing
  • Quality Management in Manufacturing
  • Environmental Management and Cleaner Production
  • Work study & Ergonomics
  • Photography
  • Occupational Health and Safety