Master of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (By Coursework)

(R/523/7/0112) 03/23 (MQA/FA2860)

Master of Electrical and Electronic Engineering is a Master’s programme by taught course with a short research project. It provides specialization in three areas – Microelectronics, Photonics and Electric Energy Management. It aims to equip working electrical and electronic engineers and technologists with updated knowledge and skills to cope with the rapidly evolving world.

Forbes ranked Master of Electrical Engineering the 11th best Master’s degree for jobs in 2017. According to PayScale data, an engineer with a Master of Engineering degree, on average, is paid 20% more than those without. The annual salary roughly ranges from RM 40,000 to RM 200,000.


  • To produce senior engineer with advanced knowledge and technical skills within the field of electrical and electronics engineering
  • To develop graduates who are able to work independently on projects which require them to research, design/build, test, analyse, and deliver engineering solution to meet appropriate standards and realistic constraints
  • To produce graduates with skills to seek knowledge through lifelong learning
  • To develop technical leaders who are equipped with effective oral and written communication skills
  • To develop leaders in social, economic, cultural, legal and environmental aspects globally


  • Demonstrate mastery of electrical and electronics engineering
  • Apply practical engineering skills to solve problems related to electrical and electronics engineering
  • Evaluate and make sound engineering decisions with consideration to social and environment impact
  • Adhere to high professional standards and values in line with BEM, IEM, IEEE and IET norm
  • Lead and communicate effectively in an engineering team
  • Creatively solve problems utilizing existing and new ideas in the electrical and electronics field
  • Continuously self-improve his/her engineering and management skills
  • Plan and manage engineering projects to translate knowledge into practice


  • Full-Time: 1 – 3 years
  • Part-Time: 2 – 5 years


Dr. Teh Chin Hui

Programme Coordinator

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gobbi Ramasamy

Associate Professor

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Normiza Mohamad Nor

Associate Professor

Dr. Ngu Eng Eng

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Nurul Nadia Ahmad

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Tan Wooi Nee

Senior Lecturer