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Petronas University of Technology

Malaysia

Ranking
1106th US-News World Ranking

Petronas University of Technology History                                        

Petronas University of Technology colloquially known as UTP and Universiti Teknologi Petronas is a Malaysian higher education establishment located in Seri Iskandar, Perak. The university was established in 1997 by Petroleum National Berhad or PETRONAS and currently enrols over 8000 foundation, undergraduate, and graduate students.

Petronas University of Technology Programs, Courses, and Schools

Petronas University of Technology specialises in offering Engineering, Science, and Petroleum related programs at the graduate and undergraduate levels across three faculties which include Faculty of Engineering, Geosciences and Petroleum Engineering, and Science and Information Technology.

Petronas University of Technology offers Foundation Programs, Bachelor Degrees, and Master’s Degrees in Petroleum Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electronics, Geosciences, Physics, Information Systems and Technology, and Chemistry.

Petronas University of Technology Campuses

Petronas University of Technology has a rural campus located in the state of Perak in Malaysia. The award winning campus is designed by renowned architectural firm Foster and Partners and comes with state of the art facilities, floating mosque, extensive sports facilities, and modern teaching facilities.

Petronas University of Technology offers a range of facilities including fitness centers, medical center, recreational spaces, student housing, auditoriums and amphitheatres, and a wide range of dining options. The university library is one of its kind offering numerous books, journals, and periodicals as well as a digital catalogue.

Petronas University of Technology Achievements

Petronas University of Technology is ranked 482nd globally in the QS World University Rankings and appears amongst top 800 universities in the world in Times Higher Education World University Rankings. US News and World Report ranks the university 1078th globally.

Petronas University of Technology is also ranked 98th in Asia in the Times Higher Education Asian University Rankings. The university is also ranked 60th in the Emerging Economies University Rankings published by Times Higher Education.

Petronas University of Technology USP

Petronas University of Technology offers one of its kind Student industrial internship programme where the students are placed in the industry for 28 weeks to understand practical implementation of their study in addition to a number of scholarships and tuition fee waivers to deserving students.

Petronas University of Technology is accredited by Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia and attracts a number of international students each year. At present, over 20% of its student body is represented by international students from over 60 countries.

Petronas University of Technology Notable Alumni

Sarah Adiba Yussof (Malaysian television presenter), Yeo Bee Yin (Former Minister of Energy and Science and Technology of Malaysia), Mumtaz H Soomro (Researcher), and Kim Ho Yeap (Malaysian electrical engineer).

Petronas University of Technology Application Requirements

2
GPA
24
IB
55
Percentage

Petronas University of Technology Cost of studies

Fees

Undergraduate: MYR 77,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Petronas University of Technology Deadlines

Bachelors: January, May, and September 
Masters: February, April, June, and October 

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific requirements

Petronas University of Technology Rankings

Global

1106
US News
439
QS
601 -800
Times Higher Education
593
GTU Rank

Regional

Malaysia
8
US News

Regional

Asia
287
US News
70
QS
98
Times Higher Education

Regional

Emerging Economies
60
Times Higher Education
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