UNITEN continuously provides high quality education through close industry linkages, innovative and experiential learning. Hence in 2011 and 2013, it was awarded with the rating of:

  • Tier 5 (Excellent) for SETARA (Rating System For Malaysian Higher Education) and
  • Tier 5 for D-SETARA (Discipline Based Rating System) in Engineering.


UNITEN has thus far successfully acquired and retained a commendable array of awards, certifications and recognition from a variety of quality related initiatives.

  • Best Brand in Corporate Branding Best Brands in Engineering 2012. Petaling Jaya
  • The Golden Europe Award for Quality and Commercial Prestige 2012. Paris


  • Asia-Pacific Business Excellence Standard Award 2012. Hong Kong
  • HR Excellence Award 2011. Kuala Lumpur
  • Total Quality Management Program Fast Track Model from SIRIM 2011. Kuala Lumpur
  • International Standard Quality Award (ISQ) 2011 for Quality College and Universities 2011. Kuala Lumpur
  • The Platinum Category of the CQE Century International Quality ERA Award 2011. Geneva, Switzerland
  • The Brandlaureate 2010-2011 : Best Brand in Tertiary Education - Engineering. Kuala Lumpur
  • The IQC International Quality Crown Award 2010, Gold Category. London, England
  • Malaysia Business Leadership Awards 2010 : Education & Training: Private Sector. Kuala Lumpur
  • International Asia Pacific Quality Awards 2010 : Best Performing Organization in the World in Education for the World Class Award (Highest) category. Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Quality Management Excellence Award (QMEA) in Industry Excellence Awards 2009
  • Prime Minister's Award for Industry Excellence 2009
  • The Brandlaureate 2008-2009 : Best Brand in Education - Engineering and ICT.