Dean's Foreword




Assalammualaikum wrt.wbt.

All Praise to Allah, the Almighty, the Most Gracious and the Most Merciful.

On behalf of the Faculty members, I am delighted to welcome you to the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, where academic excellence and advancement of research are our utmost priority. In the faculty, we have a broad range of applied learning and practices, as well as close collaboration among industries and community. Faculty of Electrical Engineering is one of the earliest faculty in Universiti Teknologi MARA having been established in 1968 as Jabatan Kejuruteraan Elektrik, before being promoted to Faculty of Electrical Engineering in 1996. Since then, this faculty has produced numbers of high-quality Engineers for various industries locally and internationally. With a student body of approximately 2037 undergraduates and 296 postgraduates – and full-time academic staffs of 182 and support staffs of 64 – the faculty has steadily produced one of the most sought-after engineers in the country with Graduate Employability of more than 85%. Our strength also lies in the number of branch campuses that we have throughout the country where we have four other campuses located in Dungun, Pasir Gudang, Permatang Pauh and Samarahan. Coupled with this, research and innovation outputs have also increased dramatically, as the faculty’s investment in new infrastructure and research equipment.

The Faculty of Electrical Engineering houses five Engineering Departments which specialise in Electronics Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, Communications Engineering and Power Engineering. We are currently offering two (2) bachelor programs, namely Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) in Electronic Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) in Electrical Engineering, two (2) Master’s programs namely MSc. in Electrical Engineering and MSc. in Telecommunications and Information Engineering, and one (1) PhD program, namely PhD in Electrical Engineering. The Bachelor programs are fully accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC) while Master’s and PhD programs are approved by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and recognized by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

All members of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering strive to create and foster a conducive environment for our students to pursue their academics and professional development. We see ourselves to be an internationally renowned faculty that establishes itself as the leader in research and academic excellence, which by means of world-class electrical engineering programs offered, progressively produces highly-competent world-class engineers and professionals,  whom capable to perform the best out of their expertise with exceptional leadership quality and ethical standards.

Again, on behalf of the Faculty members, I welcome you to the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and thanks for your interest. We look forward to meeting you soon.

Thank you and best wishes.

“Unleashing Potentials, Shaping the Future”




Assoc. Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. Juliana Johari, CEng