Civil engineers build the infrastructure which supports daily life – hospitals, schools, roads, harbours, railways, airports and etc. Hence, comprehensive curriculum content in UMS is designed to produce holistic engineers with strong fundamentals in civil engineering and generic skills. Students are moulded into multi skilled individuals equipped with high intellectual capabilities for various professional positions in the civil engineering field, which includes the construction industry and academia. This program is accredited by Engineering Accreditation Council Malaysia, which is aligned with Washington Accord, world re-known body for engineering accreditation.
Pass Matriculation MoE / UM Science Foundation / UiTM Science Foundation with at least CGPA 2.67 in Mathematics, Physics/Physics (Engineering)/Chemistry/Chemistry (Engneering)
Pass ‘Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia’ (STPM)/equivalent with at least CGPA 2.67 and at least:
Grade B (GPA 2.67) in Mathematics (T) and Chemistry/Physics
Hold a Diploma /equivalent recognized by the Malaysian Government and approved by the University Senate in Engineering/Diploma in Science with CGPA 3.00; or
Pass ‘Sijil Pengajian Malaysia’ (SPM) with at least Grade C in Mathematics/Additional Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Hold a Diploma International Baccalaureate (IB) with minimum 24 points and at least Grade 4 (Higher Level) in:
Physics / Chemistry
At least Band 3 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET) or;
International English Language Testing System (IELTS): Minimum score 5.0) or any other English equivalent qualification recognized by Universiti Malaysia Sabah.
TOEFL: Minimum 550 (PBT)/213 (CBT)/79 (IBT)
Candidate must not be color blind or having any physical incapability in performing practical and lab work
Foundation or Diploma or its equivalent
Hold a Diploma or its equivalent which is recognized by the Malaysian Government and the University Senate with CGPA of at least 3.00;
Pass with at least Grade C/6C/Credit Pass in Cambridge O-Level / GCE OLevel / or equivalent in;
Physics / Chemistry
Malaysian University English Test (MUET): Minimum Band 3 or-
IELTS: Minimum Band 5.0.
List of courses
Islam and Asian Civilization
Oral Communication In English /Grammar In Context
Civil Engineering Material
Civil Engineering Drawing
Communicative English Grammar /
Academic Reading and Writing
Fundamentals of Entrepreneurial Acculturation
English For Occupational Purposes /English for Employment
Mechanics of Solids
Contract And Estimation
Reading and Writing in English /English for Research Purposes