SME@UTM is one of the most popular faculties in UTM, with an international reputation for its teaching and research. As one of the faculty of the Malaysia’s leading university, our reputation rests on the high quality of our teaching – both for undergraduates and postgraduates, our outstanding research, and our work with the world and local community, businesses and industry. This is underpinned by our mission to lead in the development of human capital and innovative technologies that will contribute to the nation’s wealth creation.

The Faculty has a wide range of innovative study facilities supported by the latest technology and comforting accommodation which can fills up to 3000 students in one session.

Undergraduate Studies


The Faculty  of Mechanical Engineering currently offers seven programs of undergraduate study.

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All of the educational programs in the department prepare students for professional practice in an era of rapidly advancing technology. They combine a strong base in the engineering sciences (mechanics, materials, fluid and thermal sciences, systems and control) with project-based laboratory and design experiences. All strive to develop independence, creative talent, and leadership, as well as the capability for continuing professional growth.

In addition to the three MechE major programs, the Department also offers a minor program for those students who wish to acquire a basic knowledge of our field.

More information on all of these courses of study can be found in the Undergraduate Program area of this site.

At UTM, we also provide continuing education in line with the Government’s aspirations to create a ‘Life-Long Learning Education’ culture. There are three main continuing education schools in UTM namely School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPACE) which provides part time courses at all levels, Business Advanced Technology Centre (BATC) that provides academic and executive-level education programs to meet industrial needs and our International Business School (IBS) that specializes in entrepreneurship and commerce and offers MBA degree course.

Our graduates are well accepted to further their studies in world renowned universities such as Cambridge University, Imperial College, NUS and NTU.The employability of our graduates is very good. Many MNCs operated in Malaysia and Singapore are employing our graduates in big numbers every year.

Postgraduate Studies


The faculty offering postgraduate programmes in all major fields of mechanical engineering including robotics, engineering design, thermal engineering, fluid mechanics, materials engineering, advanced manufacturing, aeronautical and automotive engineering, and industrial engineering. SME provides a wide variety of excellent instruction, research opportunities, resources, and facilities to its students. Currently, SME offers the following postgraduate programmes:

How to Apply


The entry requirement for Undergraduate or Postgraduate.
For undergraduate study, application instructions are available here.
For postgraduate study, application instructions are available at the School of Graduate Studies website.