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.

  • Institution
  • Campus
  • Intakes
  • Course Duration
  • Programmes Offered
  • Entry Requirements
  • Total Estimated Fees
  • Scholarships
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM47,000 to RM48,000 depending on programme
  • Institution
    Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)
  • 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: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70 incl. B in Math & Physics
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM47,000 to RM48,000 depending on 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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  • Bachelor of Electronic Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Jan, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM69,090
  • Institution
    First City University College
  • 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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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Mar, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM151,569 to RM156,674 depending on programme
  • Institution
    Taylor's University
  • 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: CCD incl. Math & Physics
    STPM: CCC incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation / Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM151,569 to RM156,674 depending on programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • 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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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM68,475 to RM93,950 depending on programme Electronic & Electrical, Mechanical Engineering
    (3 years):
    RM68,475
  • Institution
    SEGi University
  • Campus
    Kota Damansara, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Sep
  • Course Duration
    4 years Electronic & Electrical, Mechanical have a 3 year option
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Electronic & Electrical Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE incl. Math & Biology / Chemistry / Physics
    STPM: CC incl. Math & Biology / Chemistry / Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Biology / Chemistry / Physics
    Foundation / Diploma:
    CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM68,475 to RM93,950 depending on programme Electronic & Electrical, Mechanical Engineering
    (3 years):
    RM68,475
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM177,100
  • Institution
    Monash University Malaysia
  • 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
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: BCC incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    STPM: BBB+ incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT:
    ATAR 86 incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM177,100
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation:
    Up to RM10,000 per year
  • 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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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM141,310
  • Institution
    The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
  • Campus
    Semenyih, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Course Duration
    3 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: AAB- incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    UEC: 5As incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 90 incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    Foundation / Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM141,310
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    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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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM46,700 to RM47,400 depending on programme
  • Institution
    Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)
  • Campus
    Kampar, Perak
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Electronic Engineering
    Environmental Engineering
    Industrial Engineering
    Petrochemical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE incl. Math & Physics
    STPM: CC incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70 incl. B in Math & Physics
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM46,700 to RM47,400 depending on programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
  • logo-heriot-watt-malaysia
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM127,796
  • Institution
    Heriot-Watt University Malaysia
  • Campus
    Putrajaya
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Chemical Engineering
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: BBC incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    STPM: BBC incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    UEC: 5As incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 75 incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    Foundation: CGPA 3.00f
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM127,796
  • 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
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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Jan, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM74,620 Mechanical Engineering:
    RM73,620
  • Institution
    KDU University College
  • Campus
    Glenmarie, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Jan, Aug
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE incl. Math & Physics
    STPM: CC incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation / Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM74,620 Mechanical Engineering:
    RM73,620
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Mar, Jun, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM54,163 to RM68,523 depending on programme
  • Institution
    Infrastructure University KL
  • Campus
    Kajang, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Mar, Jun, Oct
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Civil Engineering
    Electronics Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: DD incl. Math & Physics
    STPM: CC incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 60 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation / Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM54,163 to RM68,523 depending on programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 60% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 60% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    May, Sep, Nov
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM91,200
  • Institution
    Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation
  • Campus
    Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur
  • Intakes
    May, Sep, Nov
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Electronic Engineering with Information Technology
    Mechatronic Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
    Telecommunication Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    STPM: CC incl. Math & Chemistry / Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM91,200
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 50% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
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  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Intakes
    Feb, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM111,808
  • Institution
    Curtin University Sarawak Malaysia
  • Campus
    Miri, Sarawak
  • Intakes
    Feb, Aug
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil and Construction Engineering
    Computer System Engineering
    Electrical Power Engineering
    Electronic and Communication Engineering
    Environmental Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Petroleum Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CCC
    STPM: BBB
    UEC: 7Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 80
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM111,808
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to RM10,000 waiver for first year
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Curtin University Australia
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  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Feb, Aug, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM47,000
  • Institution
    AIMST University
  • Campus
    Semeling, Kedah
  • Intakes
    Feb, Aug, Oct
  • Course Duration
    4 years
  • Programmes Offered
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC incl. Math & Physics
    STPM: 2C incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 65 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation / Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM47,000
  • Scholarships
    N/A
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    N/A
  • logo-ucsi-university
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM73,010 to RM86,330 depending on programme
  • Institution
    UCSI University
  • Campus
    Cheras, Kuala Lumpur
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Sep
  • Course Duration
    3 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: 2C incl. Math & Physics
    UEC: 5Bs incl. Math & Physics
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 65 incl. Math & Physics
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM73,010 to RM86,330 depending on programme
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Partner Universities Direct transfer available
    Deakin University
    University of Manitoba
    University of Queensland

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!