Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman UTAR

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman UTAR

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Bachelor Of Electrical And Electronics Engineering Hons

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 4 Years
  Tution Fees N/A

Engineers are often responsible for designing and maintaining infrastructure such as the electrical power systems used by the general public, and in setting up their management structures and maintenance processes.  

This programme provides an opportunity for students to obtain knowledge on the latest technologies of electricity generation, transmission, distribution and state-of-the-art electronics within the context of developing technology and human resources. It aims to train prospective engineers to design better systems and structures for better operational safety and efficiency.


Year 1

  • Analogue Electronics
  • Basic Electronics
  • Circuit Theory
  • Digital Electronics
  • Electrical Machines
  • English for Engineering
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Mathematical Techniques for Engineering
  • Mathematics for Engineering I
  • Object-Oriented Concepts and Programming Techniques
  • Signals, Circuits and Systems

Year 2

  • Basic Economics, Accounting and Management
  • Electromagnetic Fields and Waves
  • Introductory Electromagnetics
  • Mathematics for Engineering II
  • Microprocessor and Microcontroller Systems
  • MPU1*
  • MPU1**
  • National Language/Other Languages
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Power Systems
  • Principles of Communication Systems
  • Process Control and Instrumentation

Year 3

  • Computer Organisation and Architecture
  • Control Systems
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • 3E Elective Group I
  • Electrical Drives
  • Industrial Training
  • Integrated Design Project
  • Numerical Methods and Statistics
  • Power Transmission and Distribution
  • Project Management

Year 4

  • Co-Curriculum
  • 3E Elective Group I
  • 3E Elective Group II
  • Engineer in Society
  • High Voltage Engineering
  • Integrated Design Project
  • Law for Engineers
  • Project
  • Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies

Elective I - Choose 3 course(s)

  • Automation and Robotics
  • Digital Systems Design
  • Embedded System Design
  • Integrated Circuits Design
  • Micro-Electromechanical Systems
  • Optics and Optoelectronics
  • Power Protection and Switchgear
  • Power System Operation and Economics
  • Renewable Energy
  • Solar Cell Technology
  • Solid State Electronics
  • Transient Stability and Controls
  • Wind and Solar Power Engineering

Elective II - Choose 3 course(s)

  • Applications of Artificial Intelligence
  • Automation in 4th Industrial Revolution
  • Data Analysis for Business Intelligence
  • Electronic Commerce
  • MPU I* - Choose 1 course

    • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 - For International Students
    • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS) - For Local Students
  • MPU 1** - Choose 1 course

    • Hubungan Etnik - For Local Students
    • Malaysian Studies 3 - For International Students

National Language/Other Language - Choose 1 course

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan (A) - For Malaysian only, without SPM-BM credit
  • Communication Tamil For Health Sciences
  • Introduction to French
  • Introduction to German Language
  • Introduction to Japanese
  • Introduction to Korean
  • Introduction to Tamil Language
  • Introduction to Thai Language

Co-curriculum - Choose 1 course

  • Art, Craft, and Design
  • Arts and Cultural Performance
  • Community Project
  • Critical Thinking, Creative Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Language, Culture and Social Study Abroad
  • Leadership and Teambuilding
  • Oral Communication
  • Managing Personal Finance
  • Management of Martial Arts Activity
  • Management of Sports Activity
  • Music Performance
  • Social Entrepreneurship Project
  • Study Soft Skills and/or Life Skills Abroad
  • Team Work and Collaborative Project
  • Work Ethics and EQ


  • Electrical or Electronic Engineer
  • Design Manager in Designing
  • Maintenance of Electrical Power System, Electricity Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Utilisation
  • Electronic System for Operational Safety/Efficiency or Designing REnewable Energy System e.g. Companies such as TNB, YTL Power and Schneider          Electric


  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
  • A-Levels
  • South Australian Matriculation (SAM)
  • Canadian Pre-University (CPU)


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