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.


  • Graduates with advanced knowledge and technical skills within the field of electrical and electronic engineering
  • Graduates who are able to work on projects involving research, design, testing, and analysis that meet appropriate standards and realistic constraints
  • Graduates continuously advance themselves through lifelong learning
  • Graduates demonstrate effective communication and teamwork
  • Graduates who lead and demonstrate adherence to legal, ethical, and professional codes of good conduct


  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge and understanding of the theory and practice of electrical and electronic engineering
  • Apply knowledge critically and integratively to manage and resolve complex problems in electrical and electronic systems
  • Apply practical skills, contemporary tools or investigative techniques in electrical and electronic engineering
  • Communicate effectively and work collaboratively with the community and the society at large
  • Use suitable digital technologies and software to enhance work
  • Demonstrate autonomy, independence, leadership and interpersonal skills at work
  • Exemplify self-advancement through academic, professional and entrepreneurial project or work
  • Adhere to legal, ethical and professional codes of good conduct


  • 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