Institut Megatech, a reputable college that specializes in engineering and IT, was founded in 1988 and had since trained more than 12,000 technicians and engineering. This includes about 1,500 students who have gone overseas to further their studies. Megatech has a working relationship with employers and all the graduating students are highly employable. Its curriculum reflects the needs to f the industry and responds quickly to market changes.
All courses offered at Megatech are approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). These include the Foundation in Engineering, Science and Technology, BTEC Higher National Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering, Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering and Advanced Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Mechatronic Engineering.
The students completing the Advanced Diploma in Electrical and Electronic or Mechatronic Engineering may complete a B.Eng (Hons) degree in Electronics and Control Systems Engineering or a B.Eng(Hons) degree in Mechatronics Engineering at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), United Kingdom during the summer semester within three months.
The university provides a very attractive fee which includes accommodation. Many of the Advanced Diploma students take advantage of this program and proceed to LJMU to complete their degree program. Institut Megatech, in collaboration with LJMU, United Kingdom also offer a “3+0” degree program in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
In addition, Institut Megatech is an approved skills training centre by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran (JPK), under Ministry of Human Resources, Malaysia. The skills courses offered are Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM) in Computer Systems, Mechatronics and Industrial Electronics. Megatech also offers an avenue for working professionals seeking and appropriate technical qualification in the evenings. Megatech students can apply for study loans from relevant governing bodies.