University College of Technology Sarawak (UCTS) is the culmination of the State of Sarawak’s vision and commitment in establishing a world-class institution of higher learning to spearhead the development and production of technical human resource for the Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (SCORE).
UCTS is committed to facilitating students’ access to an affordable world-class university education that nurtures creative and entrepreneurial leaders through a broad education in science and technology while combining the career benefits of an applied approach for SCORE-related research and career opportunities.
Situated in Sibu, one of the main gateways into SCORE, UCTS’ campus is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art facilities to facilitate teaching, learning and research activities necessary in the production of graduates required by the industries within SCORE.
In addition, UCTS will be complemented by its own Science & Technology Park, which will bring about vast research and entrepreneurial opportunities through local and international industrial and educational collaborations.
UCTS now runs Transfer Degree Programme with five universities namely Murdoch University from Australia; University of Essex, University of Birmingham & University of Portsmouth from the United Kingdom; and University of Canterbury from New Zealand.
All UCTS’ programmes are accredited by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA) and approved by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
Click here “Accreditation Certificates ” to view.
Candidates with a related / relevant and recognised Diploma qualification can apply for credit transfer up to 30% of the degree programme’s total credits.
Credit transfer can be given for subject where candidates have obtained Grade C, have about 80% syllabus similarity and have same credit value.
We are located in Sibu, Sarawak.
Foundation Programmes: May & September Intakes
Undergraduate Programmes: February, July (Short Semester) & September Intakes
Postgraduate Programmes (Coursework) : February & September Intakes
Postgraduate Programmes (Research) : March, June, September & December Intakes
Yes, we do. We have on-campus accommodation (UCTS Hostel). Priorities will be given to students from outstation.
Click here “Hostel Room“ for more details.
Yes, we have UCTS Foundation Sponsorship, UCTS Partial Board of Director Scholarship and other external financial assistance.
Click here on “Financial Assistances“ for more details.
UCTS is the Sarawak State private university which registered with the Ministry of Higher Education under the IPTS Act 555. Now is wholly owned by Yayasan Sarawak.
Currently UCTS only offer part time mode for Postgraduates programmes only.