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Master of Engineering Technology (Chemical Engineering)
Sarjana Teknologi Kejuruteraan (Kejuruteraan Kimia)

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    Chemical engineering technologists who analyse, synthesize and apply science, mathematics and engineering knowledge and laboratory experience to provide technically, environmentally and economically viable solutions to government agencies and private sector in the field of chemical engineering technology at national and international level;
  • PEO 2
    Chemical engineering technologists who manage and communicate effectively in leading and engaging multidisciplinary teams in solving engineering problems at national and international level;
  • PEO 3
    Chemical engineering technologists who utilise engineering knowledge and skills to explore and/or embark on technopreneurial opportunities with novel and innovative research activities at national and international level in the field of chemical engineering technology;
  • PEO 4
    Chemical engineering technologists who integrate ethical, social and professional responsibilities in the field of chemical engineering technology.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

  • PLO 1
    Mastery of knowledge
  • PLO 2
    Apply practical skills
  • PLO 3
    Relate ideas to societal issues
  • PLO 4
    Conduct research with ethics
  • PLO 5
    Leadership through communication
  • PLO 6
    Generate solutions to problems
  • PLO 7
    Manage information for lifelong learning

Career Path

  • Research and development engineer
  • Academician
  • Researcher
  • Consultant

Entry Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Engineering Technology with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent from local or any other institutions of higher learning as approved by the Senate of UniKL; or
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Engineering Technology with a CGPA between 2.50 to 2.75 is acceptable for admission depends on rigorous internal assessment (for UniKL, the internal assessment is at least 2 years working experience in a related field). or
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Engineering Technology or equivalent with CGPA less than 2.50, with at least 5 years relevant working experience in relevant fields is acceptable for admission.
  • For candidates with Bachelor’s degree in Science/ Technology or equivalent (non-Engineering/ Engineering Technology), pre-requisite module in Engineering and Engineering Technology is to be offered -English language proficiency level of either a minimum of IELTS band 5 or TOEFL 500 (for international students).
  • Other qualifications recognized by the Malaysian government or the Universiti Senate.

Career Path

  • Research and development engineer
  • Academician
  • Researcher
  • Consultant

Tuitions Fees

  • Local Students Fees  – Full Time: RM1,880.00 per semester Part Time: RM1,250.00 per semester
  • International Students Fees – RM2,500.00

Areas of Research

  • Bio-Technology
  • Food Technology
  • Polymer Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Process Engineering

Compulsory Module

  • Research Methodology
  • Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship

Full-time (6 Semesters)

Semester 1
  • Research Methodology
Semester 2
  • Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship
Semester 3 – 6
  • Thesis

Thesis preparation needs minimum 6 months to graduate

Part-time (8 Semesters)

Semester 1 – 8
  • Thesis

Thesis preparation needs minimum 8 months to graduate

Quick Points

Status Programme:
Full Accreditation

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (R3/0711/7/0043) 10/28, MQA A9320

Chemical Engineering and Processes, Food Engineering, Bioengineering, Polymer Engineering, Environment Engineering

Study Level:
Master (By Research)

January, April, July, October

Full Time: 2 years – 3 years
Part Time: 3 years – 5 years


For Postgraduate programmes  enquiry,
email – postgraduatemicet@unikl.edu.my
Telephone No – call 606 5512090

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