INSTITUSI JURUTERA MALAYSIA
The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia
Bangunan Ingenieur, Lots 60/62, Jalan 52/4, Peti Surat 223 (Jalan Sultan),
46720 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.
Tel: 60-3-79684001/ 4002 Fax: 60-3-79577678
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THE PROFESSIONAL INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
Questions applicable to Section B of the Essay as at 1.1.2011
Questions on Regulations on Professional Conduct
The main purpose of these questions is to provide an opportunity for the candidates to demonstrate their professionalism.
A candidate should have gained some understanding of the IEM Regulations on Professional Conduct before entering
for the Professional Interview.
A candidate would be expected to demonstrate:(a) That he has thought sufficiently about the role of the engineer in the society vis-à-vis his Professional Conduct.
(b) That he can write in clear and concise manner that is intelligible to laymen.
Candidate would be expected to answer only 1 question out of 2 selected by the Examiners from among the 13 questions
listed below:1. As a young engineer, you are instructed by your employer to prepare a bankable report for a prospective project
based on the information provided by your employer. You have no access to ascertain the reliability of the
information provided. In light of the IEM Regulations on Professional Conduct, how do you advise your employer so
that you may complete your assignment with integrity?
2. You are assigned by your employer to prospect an area for an extractable material. However, in the course of your
work, you discover no such object material but some other valuable material which your employer is not interested.
On the other hand, the information which you have is of great importance to the adjoining interest. As an engineer
can you release the particular information which you have to the other party so that the other valuable material may
be explored? Please...