What is ICAM
ICAM stands for International College of Automotive and is a subsidiary of DRB-HICOM Group of Companies. The college was developed in response to the need to produce
better quality intellectuals and professionals in the automotive industry.
Where is ICAM located?The college is located in the automotive industrial area of Peramu Jaya, Pekan, Pahang.
It is about 5 km away from Pekan and about 50 km from Kuantan.
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What are the programmes offered?ICAM currently offers eight (8) programmes which are :
Engineering & Technology
Diploma in Automotive Management Systems
Diploma in Vehicle Assembly Management
Diploma in Vehicle Inspection
Diploma in Automotive Service Technology
Business & Management
Diploma in Automotive Retail Management
Diploma in Procurement Management
Diploma in Enterprise Resource Planning
Diploma in Automotive Parts Management
Being part of the DRB-HICOM Group, ICAM graduates are ‘GUARANTEED EMPLOYMENT’ within the Group of Companies; namely PROTON Holdings Berhad, POS Malaysia, Bank Muamalat, Alam Flora and Puspakom.
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What are the admission requirementsMinimum Entry Requirements :
Engineering & Technology (DMS, DVI, DVA, DST)
Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/O-Level with at least *three (3) credits including pass in Mathematics and English; or any equivalent qualifications recognised by Malaysian Government.
Business & Management (DPV & DRP)
Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/ O-level with *three (3) credits in any subjects and pass in English; or any equivalent qualifications recognised by Malaysian Government.
Business & Management (DRM & DPM)
Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with *three (3) credits and (priority will be given to candidate with credits in Mathematics and Science and pass in English); or any equivalent qualifications recognised by Malaysian Government.
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What are the fees involved?
The tuition fee is RM8,000 per semester for Engineering & Technology Programmes and RM6,250/RM6,000 per semester for Business & Management Programmes excluding other administrative fees.
When will the classes commence?The classes commence in March, June, September and January.
What are the financial options available?
Currently, the common option of financing assistance available are :
DRB-HICOM Group Scholarship
Top Achievers' Award
DRB-HICOM Education Loan
Bank Muamalat (Skim Pendidikan Anak)
Bank Rakyat (Education Financing (i Falah))
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What type of facilities and services available?
The college currently provides the basic facilities such as Student Affairs Centre, MENSA (Student Activity Area), Multipurpose Hall, Administrative building, Lecture Room, Computer Centre, Workshops and Laboratories, Inspection Lane, CATIA Lab, Surau, Resource Centre and Wi-fi services.
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Do ICAM provide hostels?Yes. ICAM provides hostels for outstation students with minimal fee. Students will be required to abide by all hostel regulations when assigned with hostel accommodation. The college will appoint wardens to provide assistance to students on any hostel related matter.
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What are the advantages of studying in ICAM
ICAM is owned by DRB-HICOM, one of the largest integrated automotive corporation in Malaysia.
DRB-HICOM has a wealth of experience in automotive industry.
DRB-HICOM is well linked with world renowned brand names in the automotive
DRB-HICOM provides opportunities for its graduates to work within the group’s
DRB-HICOM provides a wide choice of placements for practical sessions and internships
How many faculties are there in ICAM?
Currently there are 2 faculties.
As a graduate of ICAM, what are my career options?There are vast opportunities available for ICAM’s graduates. The programmes offered
are specially tailored to meet the automotive industry’s needs.
With over 20 million registered vehicles, 450 thousand new vehicles, 13 manufacturers and motor vehicles assembler, 10 motorcycle manufacturers, and 590 motor vehicle
component assemblers, the opportunities are endless.
Will the programmes be conducted entirely in English?
The module and teaching materials will be in English. However, the college understands that not all of ICAM’s potential students are proficient in English. Therefore, for the 1st year, the programmes will be conducted in both Malay and English. This is to allow the
students to gradually understand the subjects taught.
What do I need to do if I am not proficient in English?
The student will be assessed for their English proficiencies and be placed in a special
English class based on their assessment.
Will there be on-the-job training?
Yes. Students will be provided with the on-the-job training within the DRB-HICOM’s group of companies. The training will be specifically developed inline with the programmes
taken by the students at that time.
Do the students need to secure their own OJT placement?
No, the college will make all the necessary arrangements within the DRB-HICOM group
of companies for the students’ OJT placements.
Can I continue my studies to a degree level with ICAM’S diploma?
Yes, the college will be upgraded into a university college soon. The degree programmes
will be offered after the completion of the diploma programme taken by the students.
Learn more about our student pathways here.
Can I work with DRB-HICOM after I graduate?
Yes. The programmes offered are specially designed to actually be in line with the activities of respective operating companies within the DRB-HICOM group of companies. The college can assist the students in applying directly to the various operating
companies in respect of the specific programmes that they took.
Do you offer e-learning or any distance learning programmes?
Not at this point of time but the college may consider this when the time is right.
Has ICAM been registered with MQA and MOHE?
Yes. ICAM has been approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and Malaysian Quality
Does the college provide any shuttle or feeder bus around the campus?
Yes. ICAM provides shuttle busses for the students to travel from their hostels to the
campus and to travel around the campus.
What is the age limit to enroll the programmes?
We have not set any age limit to enroll but preferably the candidates should be in their early twenties. The reason being that it would be easier for the candidates to apply for
education financial assistance from the various agencies who may have age criteria.
What is the normal class day?
The normal class day is from Mondays to Fridays. The class will begin at 8.30am and end
Do you provide any class workshop for technical subjects?
Yes. All technical subjects will be required to have class workshops.
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