Dean’s Message

I am delighted to welcome you to the Faculty of Engineering Technology at University Malaysia Perlis. Our faculty offers a wide array of exciting undergraduate degrees programmes through a blend of theoretical and application in the curricula to educate a diverse group of students.

The graduates are equipped with solid technical and analytical capabilities, the latest in cutting-edge technologies, and skills for technical innovation, entrepreneurship, as well as leadership skills. Currently, our graduates are one of the catalysts for the economic and technological development in the Malaysian northern regions beyond.


At the Faculty of Engineering Technology, we strive to become nationwide leader in shaping new concepts of engineering technology and TVET education as well as research and the creation of innovation. Our faculty members are highly qualified and dedicated educators and scholars with national and international renowned reputations. The faculty is located at the UniCITI Campus, home for the Engineering Technology and TVET campus, about 35 km north of the main campus. Our facility houses over 60 laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment.

All of the undergraduate programmes are organised across five academic departments:

  • Department of Electronic Engineering Technology
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Department of Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Department of Civil Engineering Technology
  • Department of Chemical Engineering Technology


Apart from these Engineering Technology programmes, the faculty is also excited to introduce the new Technology programmes, which cater the Malaysian TVET agendas and initiatives. Two Bachelor of Technology programmes are introduced in Sept 2019; namely:

  • Bachelor of Technology (Hons) in Electrical Maintenance System
  • Bachelor of Technology (Hons) in Electronics Industrial Automations

As a final note, I am pleased to invite you to visit our website to know more about our current and future programmes. For further information about the faculty, the academic staffs, and the opportunities for collaboration through research, teaching and learning, publication, consultation and community projects, kindly refer to the appropriate links.

Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Abu Hassan Abdullah

Dean, Faculty of Engineering Technology, UniMAP