Duration of Study
4 Years
Intakes Period
Jan, Jun, Sep
Certified by
MQA (Ref. No: MQA/FA9205)
Campus
Putrajaya
Introduction
Entry Requirements
Programme Structure
Career Prospect

Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons)
(JPT/BPP(R/522/6/0041)06/19)

+ THIS IS BEST FOR

Student who has completed Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM), A-Level, Matriculation, Foundation, Diploma, UEC, International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB), HND(UK) Diploma, SAME/WACE/AUSMAT or other equivalent qualifications recognised by Government of Malaysia. Keen interest in Engineering field of study. May complete education at Bachelor level to become professional or entrepreneurs, or may pursue in related Postgraduate programmes.

+ PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Mode of Study : Full Time (Yes) | Part Time (No)

  • A 4-year study programme. 8 semesters, 148 credit hours.
  • Grooming engineers with the ability to venture into energy-related business.
  • Trained in leadership and entrepreneurial skills.
  • Eligible for professional certification in Electrical Engineering.
  • Engages in activities to enhance knowledge in professional career.

This syllabus has been designed to meet the requirements of professional bodies and industries while giving students the competitive edge. Emphasis is on the application of knowledge through teamwork, case studies, simulations and real life projects.


The curricula for this Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons) programme requires a strong foundation in mathematics, physics and computer. The courses include topics such as electrical circuit analysis, electronics, digital system, microprocessor, electromagnetic fields, electrical machines and drives, power systems, power electronics and high voltage technology. Laboratory sessions reinforce the principles learnt in the classroom, which include electrical measurement techniques, application of non-linear devices, digital logic design, signal processing, microprocessor, electrical machines and power electronics. Many engineering courses are classified as design courses and complemented by computer aided engineering software as simulation and design tools.

During the final year, you may choose technical electives according to your area of interest. The final year project courses provide opportunities for you to apply the engineering principles, experience of current technology as well as learning the methodology of research.

The programme consists of 148 credit hours of subjects, taught in 8 semesters. This Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons) programme can be completed in 4 years.


+ ACCREDITED, APPROVED & RECOGNISED BY

Accredited by:
01. Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
02. Malaysian Qualifications Register (MQR) - National register for accredited programmes.
03. Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC) - with 5-years Accreditation, the longest given to a university in Malaysia.

Please scan for Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) certification of this programme.

Approved & Licensed by:
01. Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia

Recognised by:
01. Public Service Department (JPA), Malaysia
02. Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)
03. The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia
04. The Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET)
05. Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
06. Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
07. QS World University Rankings by Subject - Top 2 Private University in Malaysia for Electrical & Electronic and Mechanical subjects

and Signatory to the Washington Accord.


+ CAREER PROSPECT

Range of Monthly Salary (from fresh to senior position):
RM2,000 – RM25,000
Source: Jobstreet Salary Report and Kelly Services (Malaysia) Salary Guide.

Employability Rate (within 6 months of Graduation):
94.0% Employed | 6.0% Job Creators / Further Study
Source: Ministry of Education Malaysia’s Graduate Tracer Study.


+ CAMPUS INTAKE

This programme is delivered at the Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN), Putrajaya Campus.


+ FEES & SCHOLARSHIPS

UNITEN practices transparent fee policy. Refer our fees below for your reference.

Fees for Malaysian Students:
Tuition Fees: RM75,000 per programme.
Other Fees:

  • Full Registration + Miscellaneous Fee: RM1,348 one-time payment
  • Medical Insurance: RM88/year
  • Resource Fee (Library, Student Activity & Service): RM780 twice a year
  • Deposit for Accommodation: RM250 one-time deposit payment
  • Monthly Fee for Accommodation: Starting from RM270/month.


Fees for International Students:
Tuition Fees: USD19,500 (RM78,000) per programme.
Other Fees:

  • VISA & Application Fee: USD787.50 (RM3,150) one-time payment
  • Full Registration + Miscellaneous Fee: USD1,650 (RM6,600) one-time payment
  • Medical Insurance: USD37.50 (RM150)/year
  • Resource Fee (Library, Student Activity & Service): USD390 (RM780) twice a year
  • Deposit for Accommodation: USD62.50 (RM250) one-time deposit payment
  • Monthly Fee for Accommodation: Starting from USD67.50 (RM270)/month.


and if the international student (for Bachelor) does not fulfill the English language requirement such as minimum score for IELTS or TOEFL, there will be additional fees of:

  • Intensive English Programme (IEP) : USD1,400 (RM5,600)/semester.


Flexible payment options are available, where student may:

  • pay full in advance, or
  • by monthly installments, or
  • pay full 2 weeks before the semester's final examination.


Terms & conditions apply.

Download the complete UNITEN Fees Table here.
There are also list of scholarships and financial aids here.

Notes: Subject to terms and conditions. All fees are calculated in Malaysian Ringgit (RM). Fees indicated in USD here are for reference only with basis of USD1=RM4. Other optional fees include electricity, parking, and some student facilities within UNITEN.


Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons)
(JPT/BPP(R/522/6/0041)06/19)

+ ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

For Malaysian Students:

  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
    Pass STPM with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and at least Grade C for Mathematics and any 1 relevant Science Physical and Pass English in SPM Level.

  • A-Level
    Pass A-Level with credit in Mathematics and 1 Science Physical subject.

  • Matriculation
    Physical / Technical Stream. Min CGPA 2.00.

  • Foundation
    Foundation from other institution with minimum CGPA 2.00.

  • Diploma
    Pass Diploma in related field with minimum CGPA 2.00.

  • UEC (Unified Examination Certificate)
    Pass UEC with a minimum of grade B in 5 subjects including Advance Mathematics and Science Physical subjects.

  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB)
    Pass IB with total points at 24 in 6 subjects including Maths and 1 Physical Science subject.

  • HND(UK) Diploma
    Pass HND in related field with minimum CGPA 2.00.

  • SAME/WACE/AUSMAT
    Pass with average marks of 55% with Maths and any Physical Science.

  • Others
    Other equivalent qualifications recognised by Government of Malaysia.


For International Students: Refer Entry Requirements - International

+ ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

For Malaysian Students:

Malaysian students may enrol without MUET. However, students are required to complete MUET during duration of study (before graduation). IELTS (5.0 and above) or TOEFL (500 and above) or TOEFL Internet Based Test (42 and above) is also accepted.

  • MUET – Malaysia University English Test
    Achieve Band 1 and above


For International Students:

International students are required to have one of the English proficiency score stated below to enrol in UNITEN. Bachelor students who do not fulfill this English requirement are required to sit for the Intensive English Programme (IEP) and pass the requirement below before starting their Bachelor programme.

  • MUET – Malaysia University English Test
    Achieve Band 3 and above

  • IELTS – International English Language Testing System
    Achieve 5.0 and above

  • TOEFL - Test of English as a Foreign Language
    Achieve 500 (TOEFL) or 42 (TOEFL Internet Based Test) and above


Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons)
(JPT/BPP(R/522/6/0041)06/19)

+ PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

This programme can be completed in Full Time: 4 years.

  • Year 1: Semester 1
    - Circuits Analysis I
    - Programming for Engineers
    - Electrical/Electronics Measurement Lab
    - Differential Equations
    - Islam/Moral & Civil Society I
    - Personal Financial Management

  • Year 1: Semester 2
    - Circuits Analysis II
    - Digital Logic Design
    - Digital Logic Design Lab
    - Electronics Analysis & Design I
    - Advanced Calculus & Analytical Geometry
    - Islam/Moral & Civil Society II

  • Year 1: Special Semester
    - No subject


  • Year 2: Semester 3
    - Introduction to Electrical Machines
    - Electronics Analysis & Design II
    - Electronics Design Lab
    - Signal & Systems
    - Technical Communications
    - Linear Algebra

  • Year 2: Semester 4
    - Thermodynamics I
    - Electromagnetic Fields & Waves
    - Power Electronics
    - Numerical Methods for Engineers
    - Tamadun Islam Tamadun Asia

  • Year 2: Special Semester
    - No subject


  • Year 3: Semester 5
    - Electrical Power System I
    - Electrical Machines & Drives
    - Control System I
    - Microprocessor Systems
    - Entrepreneurship & Financial Management
    - Hubungan Etnik

  • Year 3: Semester 6
    - Electrical Power Systems II
    - Electrical Machines Lab
    - Microprocessor System Lab
    - Digital Signal Processing
    - Communication System
    - Engineers in Society
    - Project Management

  • Year 3: Special Semester
    - Industrial Training


  • Year 4: Semester 7
    - High Voltage Technology
    - Project I
    - Process Control & Instrumentation
    - Technical Elective I
    - Integrated Design Project

  • Year 4: Semester 8
    - Project II
    - Smart Grid Technology
    - Technical Elective II
    - Technical Elective III
    - Literature and Sociology

  • Year 4: Special Semester
    - No subject


Subject marked (*) is required for Malaysian students only.


Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons)
(JPT/BPP(R/522/6/0041)06/19)

+ CAREER PROSPECT

Range of Monthly Salary:
RM2,000 – RM25,000
Source: Jobstreet Salary Report and Kelly Services (Malaysia) Salary Guide.

Employability Rate (within 6 months of Graduation):
94.0% Employed | 6.0% Job Creators / Further Study
Source: Ministry of Education Malaysia’s Graduate Tracer Study.


These are popular career choices after graduation for this programme. There are also many other career choices beyond engineering, which are proven adaptable by UNITEN students due to holistic personal and professional skills development during the study.

  • Appliances Engineer
  • Communication Engineer
  • Computer Engineer
  • Construction Engineer
  • Consulting Engineer
  • Control Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineer
  • Electrical Distribution Engineer
  • Instrumentation & Control Engineer
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Mechatronic Engineer
  • Medical Engineer
  • Microelectronics Engineer
  • Operation Engineer
  • Power System Engineer
  • Power Station Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Research & Development Engineer
  • Signal Processing Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Telecommunications Engineer
  • Test Engineer
  • Academician.


Tuition Fees

Malaysian

RM 18,750 / year

International

RM 19,500 / year

USD 4,875 / year

Other Fees

Malaysian

Registration

RM 1,000

Resource

RM 780 / semester

International

EMGS & Application

RM 3,150

USD 788

Registration

RM 6,600

USD 1,650

Resource

RM 780 / semester

USD 195 / semester

Note:
Miscellaneous Fee = RM348. Deposit for Accommodation (if applicable) = RM250. Subject to terms and conditions. All fees are in Malaysian Ringgit (RM). Fees in USD are for reference only (USD1=RM4). Other optional fees/charges include accommodation, electricity, parking, and some student facilities within UNITEN.