Top reasons to study here

  • In less than 2 decades since it was established, the university has attained prestigious national and international recognitions
  • The university conducts extensive research activities in collaboration with PETRONAS and other institutions and industries locally and abroad focusing on 9 nich
  • The Electrical & Electronic Engineering and Computer Science & Information Systems subjects remained in the top 200 and top 300 respectively

Bachelor's programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Business & Management (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

About

History

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) was established in 1997 and has grown to be one of the most prominent private universities in Malaysia.  

Education

  • UTP is an institute of higher learning. We provide opportunities for the pursuit of knowledge and expertise for the advancement of engineering, science and technology to enhance the nation's competitiveness.
  • Our objective is to produce well-rounded graduates who are creative and innovative with the potential to become leaders of industry and the nation.
  • Our aim is to nurture creativity and innovativeness and expand the frontiers of technology and education for the betterment of society.

Research

As an educational institution that is heavily invested in research and innovation, RMC serves as an establishment to manage and facilitate activities related to R&D in-line with UTP's vision. The centre is also tasked to source and manage funds to ensure all research activities are sustainable and objective-driven.

Career

  • You are required to set up a personal profile in order to apply for any position.
  • After your profile is created you may apply to any position listed in the portal.
  • Once the application process is complete, you will be able to check the status of your application in the system. 

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2018
601
2017
-
2016
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World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2018
601
2017
601
2016
-
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.

Services

Student services

UTP is commited to provide support and foster student intellectual and personal growth and help to explore and experience the different aspects of student life. There are three categories of Student Affairs & Alumni Office: 

  • Student Support Services
  • Accommodations
  • An-Nur Islamic Centre
 

Housing services

Our campus grounds and facilities are designed to provide easy, unhindered access to disabled members of our student community and faculty.

Library services

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) Information Resource Centre nicknamed IRC was established in July 1997 as a support centre for academic activities of the university. Housing an approximately 210,000 volumes of items, the collection comprises of a wide variety of printed and non-printed materials ranging from books, periodicals, in-house reports, audiovisuals and multimedia. 

Medical services

The wellbeing and health of our students and faculty are among our top priorities. UTP has its very own health centre – staffed by experienced medical personnel – to provide emergency and routine health services 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Student Life

Campus life

Our campus grounds and facilities are designed to provide easy, unhindered access to disabled members of our student community and faculty.

Sports facilities

Apart from ensuring students have access to world-class academic facilities, UTP also makes physical fitness and co-curricular competitiveness a priority. All students will enjoy full access to an array of sports and recreation facilities in our dedicated sports complex, these include swimming pool, kayaks, soccer field.

Student clubs

Get involved, meet like-minded students and do a good deed or two. There are over 50 active student societies to choose from to provide the occasional respite from academic responsibilities.

Accreditation

All Engineering programmes are accredited by Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC).