Find & Compare Engineering Degree Courses in Malaysia

Gain industry-relevant knowledge and problem-solving skills with an Engineering Degree to prepare for a professional career as an Engineer. Learn more about each institution’s Engineering Degree and find out which college / university suits you best.

  • Qualification
  • Campus
  • Intakes
  • Course Duration
  • Programmes Offered
  • Entry Requirements
  • Total Estimated Fees
  • Scholarships
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
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  • Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jun, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM83,960
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Putrajaya
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jun, Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Electrical & Electronics Engineering
    Electrical Power Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE (incl. Math & Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM83,960
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • Heriot-Watt University Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Jan, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM173,620
  • Qualification
    Master of Engineering
  • Campus
    Putrajaya
  • Intakes
    Jan, Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering

    September intake only:
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: BBC (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    STPM: (BBC incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    UEC: 3 As & 2 Bs (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 75 (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    Foundation: CGPA 3.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM173,620
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 30% waiver for first year

    Foundation:
    Up to 35% waiver for first year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Heriot-Watt University (UK and Dubai)
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  • Asia Pacific University (APU)
  • Intakes
    Feb, Apr, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM100,600
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur
  • Intakes
    Feb, Apr, Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Computer Engineering
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Mechatronic Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
    Telecommunication Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: DD (incl. Math & Physics / Chemistry)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics / Chemistry)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics / Chemistry)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM100,600
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 50% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • SEGi University
  • Intakes
    Feb, May, Jul, Sep, Oct Depending on the programme
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM90,000
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Kota Damansara, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Feb, May, Jul, Sep, Oct Depending on the programme
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Electronic & Electrical Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE (incl. Physics & Math)
    STPM: CC (incl. Physics & Math)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Physics & Math)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM90,000
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Swansea University
    Cardiff University
    Depending on the programme
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  • Taylor's University
  • Intakes
    Mar, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM135,200
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Subang Jaya, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Mar, Aug
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EEE (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 65 (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM135,200
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to RM11,000 waiver per year

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to RM11,000 waiver per year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Deakin University
    RMIT University
    University of Seoul
    Southwest Minnesota State University
    and more...
    Student exchange programme only
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  • University of Nottingham Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM190,100
  • Qualification
    Master of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Semenyih, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering with Environmental Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Mechatronic Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: ABB (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    STPM: AB+B+ (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    UEC: 3 As & 2 Bs (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 89 (incl. Math &) Chemistry / Physics
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM190,100
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 25% waiver

    Foundation:
    Up to 25% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    University of Queensland
    University of New South Wales
    Munich University
    and more...
    Student exchange programme only
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  • Swinburne University of Technology
  • Intakes
    Mar, Sep, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM126,868
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Kuching, Sarawak
  • Intakes
    Mar, Sep, Oct
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Electrical & Electronic
    Mechanical Engineering
    Robotics & Mechatronics
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CDD (incl. Math)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 65
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM126,868
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to RM4,500 waiver for first year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Swinburne University of Technology Australia
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  • Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM48,910 - RM49,160 Depending on the programme
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Kajang, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Biomedical Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Electronic and Communications Engineering
    Electronics (Computer Networking)
    Materials and Manufacturing Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Mechatronic Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE (incl. Math & Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70 (incl. B in Math & Physics)
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM48,910 - RM49,160 Depending on the programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • UCSI University
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM79,860 to RM87,620 Depending on the programme
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Cheras, Kuala Lumpur
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Communication & Electronic Engineering
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Mechatronic Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: DD (incl. Math & Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 65 (incl. Math & Physics)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM79,860 to RM87,620 Depending on the programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
    Awarded for first year only
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Deakin University
    University of Manitoba
    University of Queensland
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  • Monash University Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM186,800
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Bandar Sunway, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Oct
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Mechatronics Engineering
    Software Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: BBC (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    STPM: BBB+ (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT:
    ATAR 87.5 (incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics)
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM186,800
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to RM5,000 per semester

    Foundation:
    Up to RM5,000 per semester
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Monash University
    Michigan State University
    University of Leeds
    University of Nottingham
    Lancaster University
    National University of Singapore
    and more...
    Student exchange programme only
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  • Curtin University Sarawak Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM118,784
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering
  • Campus
    Miri, Sarawak
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil & Construction Engineering
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Environmental Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CCD
    STPM: BBB-
    UEC: 5 Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 80
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM118,784
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 30% waiver for first year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Curtin University Australia
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  • Infrastructure University KL
  • Intakes
    Mar, Jun, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM59,623 - RM72,983 Depending on the programme
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Kajang, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Mar, Jun, Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Electronics Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 60 (incl. Math & Physics)
    Foundation / Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM59,623 - RM72,983 Depending on the programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • University of Southampton Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM116,400 Fee is for 2 years in Malaysia only
  • Qualification
    Master of Engineering
    (2+2 programme)
  • Campus
    Johor
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years 2+2 programme
  • Programmes Offered
    Aeronautics & Astronautics
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: A*AA (incl. Physics & Math)
    STPM: AAA (incl. Physics & Math)
    UEC: 5 As (incl. Physics, Math 1 & Math 2)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 98 (incl. excellent Physics & Math grade)
    Foundation: CGPA 3.67
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM116,400 Fee is for 2 years in Malaysia only
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 60% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    University of Southampton
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  • INTI International University
  • Intakes
    Jan, Apr, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM79,636 - RM79,804 Civil Engineering: RM79,636
    Mechanical Engineering: RM79,804
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Nilai
  • Intakes
    Jan, Apr, Aug
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 66 (incl. Math & Physical Science)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM79,636 - RM79,804 Civil Engineering: RM79,636
    Mechanical Engineering: RM79,804
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver for first year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Coventry University
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  • Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP)
  • Intakes
    Jan, May
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM95,400
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Seri Iskandar, Perak
  • Intakes
    Jan, May
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Engineering
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC (incl. Chemistry, Physics & Math)
    STPM: CC (incl. Chemistry, Physics & Math)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 60 (incl. Math)
    Foundation: CGPA 3.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM95,400
  • Scholarships
    N/A
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • First City University College
  • Intakes
    Jan, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM69,090
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Electronic Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Petaling Jaya, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Jan, Aug
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Electronic Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE incl. Math & Physics
    STPM: 2C incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. English, Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 65 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM69,090
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver for first year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • Multimedia University
  • Intakes
    Apr, Jul, Nov
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM79,060
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Campus
    Cyberjaya
    Melaka
  • Intakes
    Apr, Jul, Nov
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Electrical Engineering
    Electronics Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE (incl. Math & Physics)
    STPM: CC (incl. Math & Physics)
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. Math & Physics)
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM79,060
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 50% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 30% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A

FAQs about Studying an Engineering Degree in Malaysia

What is Engineering?

Engineering is the application of science and maths to create sustainable solutions for societal challenges.

The field of engineering is extremely broad, covering multiple fields from application of electronics (Electrical & Electronic Engineering) to building roads and buildings (Civil Engineering). Almost every product that we have in the 21st century is the result of clever and innovative engineering!

A Degree in Engineering will equip you with the necessary practical skills and technical knowledge in your chosen specialisation.

What are the minimum entry requirements for an Engineering Degree?

To pursue a Degree in Engineering, the typical entry requirements are:

You may also need to have a pass in English at SPM, O-Level or equivalent.

That said, the entry requirements may vary depending on the university, so be sure to do your research!

What is your education pathway if you study an Engineering Degree?

To pursue a Degree in Engineering, you need to have an SPM qualification or equivalent and a Pre-U qualification. You must also meet the minimum entry requirements of the university.

A Degree in Engineering is usually 4 years long.

Upon completing a Degree in Engineering, you will have several options:

  • Enter the workforce immediately; or
  • Work and pursue your studies for professional exams at the same time to be a Chartered Engineer; or
  • Pursue postgraduate studies in the relevant fields

What are your career prospects with an Engineering Degree?

The standard path upon completing your Engineering Degree is to become an engineer.

Depending on your specialisation, here are some of your career options:

  • Automotive Engineer
  • Oil & Gas Engineer
  • Petroleum Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Safety Engineer
  • Telecommunications Engineer

What should you consider when choosing a university?

Different students may have different preferences when it comes to choosing the right university. Here are some questions to consider when making a decision.

  • Is the institution’s Engineering course accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)?
  • Is the institution’s Engineering Degree recognised by the Board of Engineers Malaysia?
  • Do you understand the fees of the course, and are the costs affordable to you?
  • Are you comfortable with the location of the university?
  • Have you visited the campus, and do you like the campus environment and facilities?
  • What support services does the institution have to help you in and beyond university?

Should you study a Degree in Engineering?

If you’re not sure if studying a Degree in Engineering is right for you, here are some articles that may help you:

You can also explore our list of course guides to see if other degrees speak louder to you.

If you are an SPM leaver and you’re deciding which Pre-University or Foundation course to study, check out our comprehensive pre-university course guides. Alternatively, take our Course Recommender Quiz and get suggestions on which pre-university course you should take!