Top Engineering and Technology Universities in Malaysia 2023

QS World University Rankings 2023 has released top Malaysian universities that have the best engineering and technology subjects. Read more here.

Updated 23 Mar 2023


As Malaysia steps into the age of IR 4.0, the demand for engineering and tech graduates has grown rapidly over the past couple of years. 

If you aspire to become the next tech genius or engineering marvel, consider exploring these top universities in Malaysia that offer world-class engineering and technology programmes.

Check out this list of the top universities for engineering and technology based on the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023.

University World Rankings 2023 (Engineering & Technology)

University Malaya (UM)


Monash University 70
University of Southampton 88
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 99

University of Nottingham

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) 195
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) 200
Curtin University 200
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) 206
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) 208
Heriot-Watt University 260
Swinburne University of Technology 371
Universiti Malaysia Pahang 401-450
Universiti Teknologi MARA - UiTM 451-500
Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) 451-500

Besides rankings, remember that there are other things you should consider when deciding where to pursue your degree. Do take note of factors such as budget, campus facilities, career pathway and the university environment which all play an important role to ensure you have a quality student experience.

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