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Why Study at UTP?

Industry Relevant Programme

  • Curriculum is developed and delivered jointly with industries.
  • 7 months structured industrial internship at over 400 companies locally and abroad.

Conducive Learning Environment

  • University accomodation is guaranteed 100%.
  • Top 10 most beautiful university in East Asia by Times Higher Education (THE).

High Employability Rate

  • 90% of graduates are employed within 6 months after graduation.

Excellent Facilities

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Research and Development
  • Student Development

International Experience

  • Student Mobility Programmes with more than 100 international partners.
  • Students and Staff from over 60 countries.

Industry Relevant Programme

  • Curriculum is developed and delivered jointly with industries.
  • 7 months structured industrial internship at over 400 companies locally and abroad.

Conducive Learning Environment

  • University accomodation is guaranteed 100%.
  • Top 10 most beautiful university in East Asia by Times Higher Education (THE).

High Employability Rate

  • 90% of graduates are employed within 6 months after graduation.

Excellent Facilities

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Research and Development
  • Student Development

International Experience

  • Student Mobility Programmes with more than 100 international partners.
  • Students and Staff from over 60 countries.

Foundation/Undergraduate Programmes

Foundation Programme Overview
At UTP, we are all about mobilising people, their education, career and life. As we set out to build a pipeline of tomorrow’s leaders, we do not forget that happiness and feeling whole begin with being fulfilled with the things you do well every day. This is why in all of our programmes, we focus on building a meaningful life that academic excellence alone can’t give you.

UTP’s Foundation Studies Programme (FSP) is an academic programme designed for local and international students who want to study an undergraduate degree at UTP. FSP provides the frame and basis for UTP’s engineering, technology and science undergraduate courses. Students who have completed SPM or its equivalent are eligible to apply. Enrol now to begin a life-fulfilling journey.

Foundation Programmes:
Foundation in Engineering
Foundation in Science
Foundation in Technology
Foundation in Business Management

Undergraduate Programme Overview
There are thirteen-degree programmes in UTP tailored specifically for you to choose on which one to pursue your passion.

Bachelor Degree (Honours):

Engineering Degree ( 4 years )
Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
Bachelor of Civil Engineering
Bachelor of Computer Engineering
Bachelor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering
Bachelor of Material Engineering

Science Degree
Bachelor of  Science in Petroleum Geoscience ( 4 years )
Bachelor of  Science in Applied Chemistry ( 3 ½ years )

Computing Degree ( 3 ½ years )
Bachelor of Computer Science
Bachelor of Information Systems
Bachelor of Information Technology

Business Degree ( 3 ½ years )
Bachelor of Business Management

Postgraduate Programme Overview
Postg​​raduate Programmes

​​Programme​​​ Overview
The University provides excellent research facilities and services for postgraduate students. This includes an experienced pool of academic not only from UTP, but also visiting lecturers from UTP partners and industry experts. In addition, students have access to industry data and practices for project work; they are also able to utilise latest sofware tools and simulation packages currently used by industry.

Students will also benefit from studying in a dynamic research environment where the university’s Mission Oriented Research (MORs) in nine thematic areas encourages interdisciplinary and translationary research work to flourish within the campus. These nine thematic areas are Enhanced Oil Recovery, CO2 Management, Deepwater Technology, Nanotechnology, Green Technology, Biomedical Technology, Hybrid Energy Systems, Intelligent City and Sustainable Resources.

Joint postgraduate programmes are offered, providing opportunities for research to be conducted at different universities and industry locations worldwide. UTP has partnerships with internationally renowned universities such as the University of Manchester and Herriot-Watt University in the United Kingdom, Lehigh University, U.S.A. as well as the institut Francais du Petrole (IFP) and Univesity of Burgundy, France. The University also has collaborations with many global industry giants including Shell, Schlumberger, Mitsubishi, Technip, Baker Hughes, Halliburton, Hitachi as well as Intel and locally with organisations such as MIMOS Berhad, Muhibbah Engineering and PETRONAS subsidiaries.

Our Postgraduate programmes have been acknowledged internationally and the university has admitted postgraduate students from various parts of the world, who are sponsored by governments, organisations and industries.

Programme Details

Masters by Coursework & Dissertation
• MBA in Energy Management
• MSc in Applied Computing
• MSc in Asset Management and Maintenance
• MSc in Corrosion Engineering
• MSc in Drilling Engineering
• MSc in Electronic System Engineering
• MSc in Industrial Environmental Engineering
• MSc in Offshore Engineering
• MSc in Petroleum Engineering
• MSc in Petroleum Geoscience
• MSc in Process Integration
• MSc in Process Safety

Masters and PhD by Research
• Master by Research (Engineering)
• Master by Research (Science)
• Master by Research (IT)
• Master by Research (Management & Humanities)
• PhD by Research (Engineering)
• PhD by Research (Science)
• PhD by Research (IT)
• PhD by Research (Management & Humanities)

Programme Details

Our Facilities

Student Testimonials

UTP prepares graduates to be agile and versatile for a rapidly changing world. All of its graduates are groomed to be leaders in their respective fields.

Graduated in 2006 with Bachelor of Chemical Engineering with Honours

YB Yeo Bee Yin

Former Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment & Climate Change

I will forever owe part of my success to UTP, as it really helped me realise my abilities in various sectors. I learned about different cultures and soft skills to achieve my goals.

Graduated in 2006 with Bachelor of Technology in Business Information Systems

Jessica Minh Anh

International Fashion Show Producer & Supermodel

At UTP, students are equipped with a broad range of abilities and interests to help them navigate their career path.

Graduated in 2007 with Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Sunil Hasmukharay

Chief Strategist, HC Consultant Group/International Speaker

UTP is always perceived as top notch technical excellence center that provides high quality engineering graduates to the industry.

Graduated in 2003 with Bachelor of Chemical Engineering with Honours

Ir. Fazli Rahim

Principal (Environment), Environment & Social Performance, PETRONAS GHSSE

About UTP

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) was established on 10 January 1997 and is the number 1 private university in Malaysia.

UTP offers a wide range of industry-relevant engineering, science and technology programmes at undergraduate
and postgraduate levels and aims to produce well-rounded graduates with excellent leadership qualities and communication abilities.

UTP has produced more than 19,000 graduates and currently has an enrolment of over 1,200 foundation students, 6,000 undergraduates and 1,200 postgraduates from more than 66 countries around the world. The university has attained numerous prestigious national and international recognitions in only two decades of its establishment.

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