The Engineering Summer School UKM (ESSU) is a one-week virtual programme that provides you with the opportunity to study on the challenges of e-learning, the 4IR, engineering as a form of social experimentation and etc. The online seminar will allow students to open up their perspectives on engineering and the possible outlook of the field. This is also a great opportunity for students across cultures to learn from another.


Programme Information

Date: 24th -28th August 2020
Virtual Platform: Zoom Meeting / Microsoft Teams
Fee: Free

Module Topics

Day 1 - 3


▸ Understanding Culture
▸ E-Learning: A new Paradigm
▸ 4IR towards real life
▸ Engineering as Social Experimentation


Day 4 - 5


▸ Challenges of e-Learning
▸ E-Learning application
▸ Internet of things as the renewed normal
▸ Enzyme application in bioremediation



Application Procedures

  • Home university's Coordinator nominates students at by 10th August 2020 (Monday).
  • Applicant submits the application form at by 13th August 2020 (Thursday).
  • UKM Global will do application review and clarification.
  • The offer of acceptance will be issued out after the selection period.

Requirements and Eligibility

  • Undergraduate OR postgraduate student.
  • Be nominated by the home university.
  • Registered as a full-time student at home university.
  • Have good English proficiency in both speaking and writing.
  • Must agree to abide by the rules and regulations of UKM or hosts.
  • Be prepared to follow each scheduled session throughout the programme.