Diploma in Mechanical Engineering


Diploma(MNQF Level 5)
2 years(4 Semesters)
Available Modes (Full-Time)

previous Intake

previous Intake
February Intake 2024
Kulhudhuffushi (Full-Time)


The purpose of this course is to address the need for highly skilled technicians in the area of Mechanical Engineering in the Maldives. The Diploma in Mechanical Engineering is a comprehensive program designed to provide students with a strong foundation in mechanical engineering principles and practical skills. This course covers various aspects of mechanical engineering, including design, analysis, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems.

Entry Requirements

General Entry

  • i)Two passes in GCE A' Level/HSC or equivalent OR,
  • ii) Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field

Language Requirements

  • i) Certified proficiency in English (GCE O' Level/ IGCSE English pass/ MNU English Language Competency Test) or Equivalent

General Notes

  • Entry requirements are indicative. Depending on the sequence and the number of applications received, all qualifying students may not gain entry.
  • Circumstances may require the University to defer or cancel some courses, especially when the minimum class size (10 for certificate & diploma courses, 15 for Degrees courses) is not achieved.
  • Passes at GCE OL/SSC and HSC is considered to be grades "C" or above and passes at GCE AL is considered to be the grades "E" or above.



Mechanical maintenance in transport, tourism, power generation, water supply, refrigeration and air conditioning, food processing and light marine.