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Bachelor Of Electrical And Electronics Engineering With Honours

Intakes
January, May and September
Course Duration
4 Years
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
Course Mode
Full-time
Approval Code
R2/523/6/0218; 11/2026
Accreditation Code
MQA/FA 9303


Overview

Electrical and Electronics Engineering is one of the broadest engineering disciplines and this programme will cover multiple subject areas like analogue electronics, microelectronic chip design, digital signal processing, power generation, protection and distribution, C++ programming..., instrumentation and measurements control, renewable energy systems, and more. Students will also have the chance to learn MATLAB, PSPICE and LABVIEW which are used to run simulations in projects and research.

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* This programme received a 100% graduate employability score in the Ministry of Higher Education’s Graduate Employability 2020. (Source: ge.mohe.gov.my/)

About the Programme

Programme Details

The duration of the programme is 4 years.
 
In each year there are two long-semesters consisting of 14 weeks of instruction with 2 weeks of examinations, and one short-semester consisting of 7 weeks of instruction with 1 week of examinations. The long-semesters start in January and May, while the short-semester starts in September.
 
In the months of September to Decembers, students undergo industrial training under the Co-Operative Placement Scheme to learn and to familiarize themselves with real life working environment. In addition, students also undertake a research and development project in their final year.
 
The number of contact hours per courses per week depends on the credit and teaching methodology of each course. Each credit is approximately equivalent to 1 hour of class, or 2 hours of labs per week.

Assessments

The teaching and learning strategies and assessment are designed depending on and according to the nature of course or topic being taught or investigated. The Faculty implements different methods and styles of teaching and learning and assessment to ensure the successful achievement of the learning outcomes of its programmes, that includes

  • Ordinary classroom lectures
  • Group tutorials
  • Laboratory works
  • Seminars and eforums
  • Directed and self learning
  • Invited guest lectures
  • Industrial visits

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

​STPM

Minimum 2Cs including Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

A Level

Minimum 2Ds including Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

​UEC

Minimum 5Bs including Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

​CPU

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects, inclusive of a minimum score of 60% in Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

​Local Matriculation

Minimum CGPA 2.0

​Foundation from other University/ College

Minimum CGPA 2.0

WAEC/NECO

A maximum aggregate of 15 points out of best 5 subjects, inclusive of minimum B in Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

Diploma/ Advance Diploma/ equivalent

Minimum CGPA 2.0

  • Subject to Faculty discretion after reviewing transcript and syllabus. Max credit transfer of 30% of the programme total credits

Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Minimum overall average of 60%, inclusive of minimum 60% in Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

International Baccalaureate

Minimum 26/42 points from 6 subjects (inclusive Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject)

SAM

Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects, inclusive of minimum scores of 60% in Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

SACE/AUSMAT/TEE/SAM

Minimum overall average of 60%, inclusive of a minimum score of 60% in Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

WACE/NTEC

Minimum overall average of 60%, inclusive of minimum 60% in Mathematics and one relevant Physical Science subject

Note / Legend:

Discretion is given to the Dean or Head of Department to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.

SPM Credit – 'A+' to 'C'
O-Level – 'A' to 'C'
UEC Credit – 'A1' to 'B6'
STPM principal – 'A' to 'C'
A-Level principal – 'A' to 'D'

English Language Requirements

For Local Students
MUET
Band 3
SPM English Language
Grade B+
SPM English Language 1119/O-Level/IGCSE
Grade C
UEC English Language
Grade A2

  • In the event that the English language requirements are not met, applicants will be required to take the Basic English and English Foundation for in-sessional academic enhancement concurrently with the programme.
For International Students
IELTS
Band 5.0
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
154
TOEFL IBT
42
Pearson Test of English
47
MUET
Band 3

  • International applicants who do not meet the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement will need to improve their proficiency by enrolling into the English for Tertiary Education programme (R/KJP/00920-00929) which helps them prepare for attaining a required band score. Placement into the various levels of the English for Tertiary Education programme depends on the English Language qualification students have at the point of admission and/or the outcome of the English Placement Test.
  • **The applicants who have met the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement may be advised by Faculty to improve their proficiency by undertaking the additional English proficiency courses.

Courses Offered

Year 1
  • Technical Communication
  • Circuit Theory I
  • Digital Electronics I
  • Analogue Electronics I
  • Mathematical Methods for Engineers I
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Mathematical Methods for Engineers II
  • Computing for Engineers
  • Engineering Design and Drawing
  • Computer Architecture
  • Statistics
Year 2
  • Circuit Theory II
  • Electrical Power Lab
  • Electrical Power
  • Analogue Electronics II Lab
  • Analogue Electronics II
  • Digital Electronics II
  • Industrial Training I
  • Digital Electronics II Lab
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Control Systems
  • Microcontroller and Embedded System
  • Safety, Health and Environment
Year 3
  • Communication Theory
  • Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Data Communication and Networks
  • Electrical Machines
  • Electrical Machines Lab
  • Engineering and Management and Economics
  • Engineers in Society
  • Industrial Training II
  • Digital System and HDLs
  • Energy Conversion and High Voltage Power
  • Transmission
  • Power Electronics
Year 4
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Final Year Project A
  • Power Systems
  • Final Year Project B
  • Power Systems Protection
  • Integrated Design Project A
  • Integrated Design Project B
Elective courses (select one specialisation only)

Specialisation 1: Power and Energy
Electrical Power Quality
Renewable Energy
Power System Management and Smart Grid

Specialisation 2: IC Design
VLSI System
IC Reliability and Failure Analysis
Integrated Circuit Technology

Specialisation 3: Internet of Things
Big Data
Cybersecurity
Mobile Application Development

Specialisation 4: RF and Microwave Communication
Microwave System Design
Optical Communication
RF and Microwave Engineering

General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
U1
For Malaysian students:
  1. Ethnic Relations
  2. Islamic Civilisation and Asian Civilisation
For foreign students:
  1. Malaysian Studies
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3
U2
Technical Communication
U3
Malaysian Experiential Tourism
U4
Extra-curricular Learning Experience 1 to 3

Career Opportunities

This degree programme provides excellent preparation for a career in electronics and integrated circuit design, communications and signal processing, electrical and power systems, software and systems engineering, management consultancy, and almost any other profession that requires good analytical and professional skills.

Graduates are able to find career opportunities in the following roles:
 

  • Design Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • R&D Engineer
  • System Design
  • Analog Design
  • Test Engineer
  • PCB Design Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Digital Design
  • Mixed Signal Design

Tuition Fees

Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 90,090

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International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 103,205

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International Degree Pathway (IDP)
IDP ProgrammePathwayUniversityCountryFee
BEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering2+2.5University of QueenslandAustraliaAUD 45,120

For enquiry, please contact us at geo@ucsiuniversity.edu.my or call us at +603 9101 8880 ext 2066.
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