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Electrical Engineering (Research), M.Eng.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #651 (QS) ,
The Master of Electrical Engineering (Research) programme offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara  is a supervised research programme, which culminates in the submission of a shorter thesis than that required for a Ph.D.



The thesis must include results of original investigative work which constitutes an advancement of knowledge. 

Assessment is based on a viva voce and examination of the final thesis. 

The candidates are also expected to publish their research findings in conferences or journals. The research may be carried out either on a full-time or part-time basis

The Master of Electrical Engineering (Research) programme is offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara.


Programme Structure

The research work will be supervised by at least one faculty member and progress is closely monitored throughout the period of study. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description
      3-6 semesters
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      6-12 semesters
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

at least CGPA 2.75

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • An honours first degree (in relevant field) from UiTM or any institutions of higher learning recognised by the UiTM Senate with at least CGPA 2.75
  • Other qualifications equivalent to the first degree (in a relevant field) from UiTM or any institutions of higher learning recognised by UiTM Senate and with relevant working experience of at least 1 year in a related field.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2484 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1242 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM) : 5,150

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

  • 2210 - 3820 MYR/month
    Living Costs

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