Top Engineering and Technology Universities in Malaysia 2024

Thinking of studying engineering? These top universities will provide you with the best engineering education.

Published 19 Apr 2024


Have you always enjoyed creating things? Want to make the world a better place with your innovative creation? You'll probably fit in well in the engineering field.

An important field, engineering plays an integral role in modern society. It is their creation that has led us to be able to live as we do today. Want to be part of this field? Getting the correct education is important.

Check out this list of the top engineering and technology universities in Malaysia according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024.

University World Rankings 2024 (Engineering & Technology)
Universiti Malaya (UM) 62
Monash University
(Offered by Monash University Malaysia)
University of Southampton
(Offered by University of Southampton Malaysia)
University of Nottingham
(Offered by University of Nottingham Malaysia)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 105
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) 173
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) 175
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) 186
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) 186
University of Wollongong
(Offered by University of Wollongong Malaysia)
Curtin University
(Offered by Curtin University Malaysia)
Heriot-Watt University
(Offered by Heriot-Watt University Malaysia (HWUM))
Swinburne University of Technology 355
Universiti Teknologi MARA - UiTM 388
Xiamen University
(Offered by Xiamen University Malaysia)
Taylor's University 451-500
Universiti Malaysia Pahang Al-Sultan Abdullah (UMPSA) 451-500
Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) 501-550

A university's ranking is a great way to gauge for quality education but it's important to note that it should not be your sole indicator. Everyone has different needs so it's important to look at other factors such as affordability, campus location and more when deciding which university you want to attend.

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