Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) was established in 1997 and has grown to be one of the most prominent private universities in Malaysia.
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS is committed to providing services and programmes that support the development and welfare of international students and scholars on multiple levels such as immigration regulatory advising and processing, cultural adjustment, social enrichment, and assistance with practical matters related to living in Malaysia.
The research at Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS brings together outstanding international researchers, working together with leading international companies and organisations to develop and innovate solutions in overcoming critical world issues and set the agenda for the future research and education.
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Our campus grounds and facilities are designed to provide easy, unhindered access to disabled members of our student community and faculty.
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.
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.
The campus is built on a 400 hectare (1,000 acres) site strategically located at Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia. The university is a wholly-owned subsidiary of PETRONAS, the national oil and gas company of Malaysia.
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.
Studying at UTP was and is a very great experience since I joint the university. Initially, it was very challenging for me as an international student adapting to the new educational system and environment, but with time I managed to cope up with the learning system and perform to my best ability. What I like so much about the university is its environment and the...
It was an amazing journey. The study environment is conducive and lecturers are always helpful.
My study experience in UTP is a wholesome experience where i had the chance to visualize what i learn through chemistry practicals. Apart from that, UTP offered courses other than the core subjects to make us versatile and able to survive wherever we go. I was also given the chance to choose my own major currently, in my final year. Although only 7 students chose to major...