Professional recognition of courses - Faculty of Engineering
The following courses are accredited for the purpose of admission to membership of Engineers Australia at the level of Professional Engineer:
- Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and associated double degree courses at all campuses
The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) courses offered at Sunway are also accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Council of Malaysia (EAC), to comply with Malaysian expectations. The EAC consists of the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), the Institution of Engineers Malaysia, Lembaga Akreditasi Negara (LAN) and Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam Malaysia (JPA). Graduates of a Malaysian-accredited, or BEM internationally recognised engineering program, satisfy the minimum academic requirements for registration as a graduate engineer with the Board of Engineers, Malaysia.
Vacation employment/Industrial experience
This course requires students to complete a total of 420 hours of continuous professional development, in order to graduate. This professional development may be in the form of 12 weeks of relevant vacation employment or an equivalent combination of approved professional development and/or engineering employment, taken throughout the duration of the course. Students are required to submit a series of reflections on their experience, with particular reference to development of each of the key Engineers Australia Stage 1 competencies.