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Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) with Honours Fees Structure, Admission, Intake, Deadline

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 4 years
  Intake JAN,SEPT


Overview of Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) with Honours in Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

A Bachelor program that applies Engineering Technology on Oil & Gas (Operation & Safety) in Downstream Plant which focuses on the following fields :

    • Petroleum Process Technology
    • Instrumentation & Control
    • Mechanical Inspection & Maintenance
    • Process Safety & Oil Gas Technology

Produce versatile engineer and technologist with sufficient theoretical knowledge and technical capability in operating on oil and gas downstream plant.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative, who will contribute towards the human capital in Petroleum Engineering Technology.
  • PEO 2
    UniKL graduates who are well trained in the professional skills to support their role in Petroleum Engineering field such as effective leadership, teamwork skills and interpersonal communication skills.
  • PEO 3
    UniKL graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement in Petroleum Engineering Technology field.
  • PEO 4
    UniKL Petroleum Engineering Technology graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility
  • PEO 5
    UniKL graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities in Petroleum Engineering and related field.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in engineering technology will be able to:

  • PLO 1
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialisation to defined and applied Oil and Gas Engineering Technology procedures, processes, systems or methodologies.
  • PLO 1
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialisation to defined and applied Oil and Gas Engineering Technology procedures, processes, systems or methodologies.
  • PLO 2
    Identify, formulate, research literature and analyse broadly-defined Oil and Gas Engineering Technology problems reaching substantiated conclusions using analytical tools appropriate to their discipline or area of specialization
  • PLO 3
    Design solutions for broadly-defined Oil and Gas Engineering Technology problems and contribute to the design of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal and environmental considerations.
  • PLO 4
    Conduct investigations of broadly-defined Oil and Gas Engineering Technology problems; locate, search and select relevant data from codes, data bases and literature, design and conduct experiments to provide valid conclusion.
  • PLO 5
    Select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering tools, including prediction and modelling, to broadly-defined Oil and Gas Engineering Technology activities, with an understanding of the limitations.
  • PLO 6
    Function effectively as an individual, and as a members or leader in diverse technical teams.
  • PLO 7
    Communicate effectively on broadly-defined Oil and Gas Engineering Technology activities with the engineering community and with society at large, by being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • PLO 8
    Demonstrate understanding of the societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 9
    Understand and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of engineering technology practice.
  • PLO 10
    Understand the impact of engineering technology solutions in societal and environmental context and demonstrate knowledge of and need for sustainable development.
  • PLO 11
    Demonstrate an awareness and understanding of management, business practices and technopreneurial competencies.
  • PLO 12
    Recognize the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in specialist technologies.


Students can look forward to future employment in the following industries:

  • Safety Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Process Manager
  • Plant Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Operation manager
  • Operation Engineer
  • Safety Engineer
  • Safety Officer
  • Authorized Gas Tester
  • Piping Engineer
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Quality, Health And Safety Environment Coordinator
  • Health & Safety Inspector
  • Facilities Engineer
  • Inspection engineer
  • Condition Monitoring Engineer

Courses of Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) with Honours in Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Semester 1

  • Engineering Mathematics 1
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia(TITAS)(L) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (I)
  • Technopreneurship
  • Professional English 1
  • Fundamental English

Semester 2

  • Engineering Mathematics 2
  • Introduction to Oil and Gas Industry
  • Engineering Science
  • Principle of Chemistry
  • Engineering Drawing and Computer-Aided Design
  • Hubungan Etnik (L) / Pengajian Malaysia 3 (I)
  • Professional English 2

Semester 3

  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Pollution Control Technology
  • Material and Energy balance
  • Hydrocarbon Chemistry
  • Process Measurement
  • Innovation Management

Semester 4

  • Mass and Heat Transfer
  • Instrumentation and Control System
  • Principle of Separation Process
  • Petroleum Chemical Handling
  • Mechanical System
  • Isu-Isu Kontemporari Muslim di Malaysia (LM) / Culture and Lifestyle in Malaysia (LnM) &( I)
  • Arabic 1 / Mandarin 1

Semester 5

  • Project Management and Economics
  • Rotating Equipment Maintenance
  • Gas Processing Technology
  • Petroleum Refining Technology
  • Electrical System and Networks
  • Occupational Safety and Health Management
  • Arabic 2 / Mandarin 2

Semester 6

  • Industrial Control System
  • Piping Engineering
  • Fire and Gas Detection System
  • Process Technology for Petrochemical Plants
  • Final Year Project 1
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Elective

Semester 7

  • Capstone
  • Maintenance Managements for Oil and Gas Industry
  • Process Safety Management
  • Final Year Project 2
  • Elective

Semester 8

  • Industrial Training


  • Water and Wastewater Treatments
  • Sustainable Energy and Green Technology
  • Corrosion Engineering
  • Destructive and Non Destructive Testing
  • Gas Separation: Membrane Technology



  • Minimum MUET Band 2 and
  • Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or equivalent with minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in Mathematics and ONE (1) relevant science subject OR
  • Recognised Diploma in Engineering or Engineering Technology or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2.0 OR
  • Recognised related Technical / Vocational / Skills Diploma with minimum CGPA 2.0


Student must complete 12 years of schooling and obtain general pass in their High School Certificate, A-levels or equivalent with min Grade C (60%) in Mathematics and one of the Science subjects (such as Physics, Chemistry or Biology – depending on the programme)
IELTS 5.0 or its equivalent

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