PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER REQUIREMENTS & PROCEDURES
Any candidate who applies for registration as a Professional Engineer must:
APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION
The practical experience that a registered Graduate Engineer is required to obtain under section 10 (1) (b) of the Act in order to be entitled to apply for registration as a Professional Engineer shall be carried out in a manner satisfactory to the Board for a period of three years –
- in the planning, design, execution or management of such works as comprised within the profession of engineering;
- in engineering research; or
- in the teaching in a course leading to a qualification in engineering research; or in the teaching in a course leading to a qualification approved by the Board, and at least one Year of such practical experience shall be obtained in Malaysia under the supervision of a registered Profession Engineer of the same discipline or an approved allied discipline and shall be in fields of engineering practice other than in research or teaching.
Notwithstanding the above,
regulation 22(2) stipulates that if
the Board is satisfied for sufficient cause or reason, the Board may in any
particular case exempt either wholly or partly the requirements as to the
practical experience required to be obtained in Malaysia or the requirement
as to the supervision by a registered Professional Engineer in Malaysia;
provided that the total practical experience to be obtained shall not be
less than three years.
Where there is no
Professional Engineer of the same or allied discipline as the candidate in
the organisation in which the candidate is working, he may seek the approval
from BEM to obtain a Professional Engineer from outside his organisation to
supervise his training.
After the candidate has completed the required prescribed training, he may apply to sit for the Professional Assessment Examination conducted by BEM.
All application and enquiries pertaining to registration & accreditation shall be addressed to:
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