Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) was established on 10 January 1997 and is a leading private university in Malaysia.
The campus is built on a 400 hectare (1,000 acres) site strategically located at Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia. The university is a wholly-owned subsidiary of PETRONAS, the national oil and gas company of Malaysia.
UTP offers a wide range of industry-relevant engineering, science and technology programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It aims to produce well-rounded graduates with excellent leadership qualities and communication abilities.
The university conducts extensive research activities in collaboration with PETRONAS and other institutions and industries, locally and abroad, on six research focus and niche areas. They are self-sustainable building, transport infrastructure, health analytics, hydrocarbon recovery, contaminant management and autonomous system.
UTP has produced more than 19,000 graduates. It currently has an enrolment of 1,000 foundation students, more than 4,000 undergraduates and over 1,000 postgraduates from more than 50 countries around the world.
The university has continuously achieved numerous national and international recognition in only 24 years of its establishment:
We are located at Seri Iskandar, Perak,
In UTP, we have 3 intakes for the year:-
Our programmes are accredited by MQA.
Yes, we have on-campus accommodation. Students will be provided with accommodation for the whole duration of study in UTP. The cost of accommodation is approximately at RM840.00/semester.
No. UTP only offers placement for students to further their studies. However, there are certain UTP financial assistance available for those who meet the requirements/criteria. Qualified students will be assisted by the Sponsorship & Welfare Unit in applying for available sponsorship/financial assistance (PTPTN, JPA, MARA, PETRONAS etc).