M.Sc. On Campus

Polymer Technology

University Teknologi Malaysia

12 months
12598 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Polymer Technology at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia is a fast moving field that has had a major impact on the way we live. It allows us to develop ever more sophisticated materials to suit the needs of society and the planet. 


This Polymer Technology programme at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia is designed to give you a broad understanding of polymer science and technology with a focus on the underlying properties of polymers in relation to their utilisation in industrial applications. 

Learning outcomes

The programme covers the latest science and technology of plastics, rubbers and composites including aspects of nanotechnology and biomaterials. Core study areas include polymer synthesis, polymer processing, polymer additive, blend and rheology, polymer physics and properties, polymer characterization and a project dissertation. The optional study areas include surface and foam technology and rubber and latex technology. In order to meet the manpower and R&D demand of the industry, the Department of Bioprocess and Polymer Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia offers Master of Science in Polymer Technology (mixed mode).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Polymer Synthesis       
  • Polymer Characterisation    
  • Polymer Physics and Properties
  • Rubber and Latex Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidate must hold a Bachelor Degree in chemistry, physics, biology, technology or engineering with CGPA of at least 3.0/4.0 or equivalent from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia or any other Institutions of Higher Learning recognized by the Senate.  In the case where CGPA is less than 3.0, a minimum of 1 year working experience is needed.
  • Candidate with other Bachelor of Science Degree from Institutions of Higher Learning recognized by the Senate with CGPA of 3.0/4.0 must have at least 3 years of minimum working experience in the relevant field and must pass 1 prerequisite course that will be determined by the Faculty.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12598 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6299 EUR per semester during 12 months.
  • International: 31,000 MYR

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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