Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman UTAR

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman UTAR

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Bachelor of Technology Honours in Electronic Systems

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 3 Years
  Tution Fees N/A

Smart technologies and devices are changing the way we live, work and interact with one another. The technologies have boosted the efficiency, productivity and functionality of almost anything from home to industries. The Electrical and Electronics (E&E) sector has become the key driving force behind this digital revolution. In Malaysia, the sector has contributed RM80 billion to Malaysia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2018 and created more than 338,087 jobs – additional 157,000 new jobs will be created by 2020. Currently, there is an urgent need to produce skilled manpower in the areas of electronic engineering and technology.


Graduates may seek employment in the following industries:

  • Automated machine vision inspection system provider
  • Embedded systems developers
  • Higher education
  • Integrated circuits chip manufacturing
  • Military and security services
  • Semiconductor manufacturing
  • Software development companies



Year 1

  • Digital Fundamentals
  • Electrical Machines and Power Systems
  • Electrical Technology
  • Electronic Technology
  • Embedded System
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Introduction to Law and Malaysian Legal System
  • Instrumentation and Control Systems
  • Mathematics for Technology I
  • MPU1*
  • National Language/Other Language
  • Project Management
  • Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies
  • Technologists in Society

Year 2

  • Elective I
  • Elective II
  • Electromagnetics
  • Electronic Circuits
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial Electronics
  • Mathematics for Technology II
  • Project
  • Technologists in Reliable Embedded System

Year 3

  • Basic Economics, Accounting and Management
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Elective III
  • English for Professionals
  • Industrial Electronics
  • Industrial Training
  • MPU1**

Elective I - Choose 1 Course(s)

  • Electronic Communications
  • Optics and Optoelectronics
  • Process Control

Elective II - Choose 1 Course(s)

  • Data Communications
  • Digital Signal Processing^
  • Image Processing^
  • LED and Display Technology
  • Semiconductor Fabrication^
  • Semiconductor Physics^
  • Virtual Instrumentation
  • ^Work-based learning

Elective III - Choose 1 Course(s)

  • Arm Based Embedded Software and System Development
  • Artificial Intelligence^
  • Data Analytics^
  • Design of Experiments^
  • Internet of Things^
  • Optical and Wireless Communications
  • Optics in Life Science
  • PC Based Control Technology
  • Power Semiconductor Devices^
  • ^Work-based learning  

MPU1* - Choose 1 Course(s)

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 - For International Students
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS) - For Local Students

MPU1** - Choose 1 Course(s)

  • Hubungan Etnik - For Local Students
  • Malaysian Studies 3 - For International StudentsLED and Display Technology

National Language/Other Languages - Choose 1 Course(s)

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

Co-Curriculum - Choose 1 Course(s)

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


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

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