UTM Japan International Degree Programme

About Us

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) – Japan International Degree Programme (UTM-Japan IDP) is a Bachelor Degree Programme offered by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for Malaysian and international students.  The programme provides opportunities for students to experience a world class teaching and learning environment. UTM-Japan IDP offers a Japanese-oriented engineering education (i.e. incorporating Japanese concepts such as Monozukuri and iKohza research based) allowing students to experience global education while enhancing their personal and professional developments.

As a leading Entrepreneurial Research University in Engineering, Science and Technology, UTM provides highly experienced and qualified academic staff as thought leader, communicator and teacher undertaking a range of activities to impart knowledge to students.
MJIIT provides 72 state of the art laboratories and research facilities which are tailored to UTM-MJIIT’s innovative curriculum to train students with the Japanese-oriented engineering courses equipped with Monozukuri principles. Collaborative works with various agencies, academia and industries augurs well with the learning and academic atmosphere at MJIIT
A degree beyond borders chimes a highly privileged education opportunity at affordable costs via the UTM-Japan IDP program. Prospective candidates may apply directly to UTMSPACE.

Why choose JAPAN-IDP

  • Japanese oriented engineering education (i.e Monozukuri & iKohza)
  • Taught in English by highly experienced Malaysian and Japanese lecturers
  • Accredited by Board of Engineers Malaysia
  • State-of-the-art research facilities at MJIIT KL
  • Opportunity to study abroad and receive industrial Training in Japan
  • Highly employability rate, inclusive of Japanese companies
  • Opportunity to learn Japanese language
  • Direct admission without going through UPU application process
  • Mechanical Precision Engineering
  • Electronic Systems Engineering
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Mechanical Precision Engineering  (TK99) Electronic Systems Engineering  (TK97) Chemical Process Engineering (TK79)
KPM Matriculation (Science)KPM Matriculation (Technical)Asasi Sains UM Asasi Kejuruteraan UiTM Asasi Sains UiTM Pass Matriculation/Asasi with at least CGPA 2.80 and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) at the Matriculation/Asasi levels in TWO (2) subjects

•       Mathematics

•       Physics/Engineering Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Pass Matriculation/Asasi with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) at the Matriculation/Asasi levels in TWO (2) subjects

•       Mathematics

•       Physics/Engineering Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Not color blind or do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

 

Pass Matriculation/Asasi with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) at the Matriculation/Asasi levels in THREE (3) subject namely

•       Mathematics

•       Physics/Engineering Physics

•       Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

STPM holders Pass STPM with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) in Mathematics/Further Mathematics and Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Pass STPM with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) in Mathematics/Further Mathematics and Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Not color blind or do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Pass STPM with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) in THREE (3) subjects

•       Mathematics/Further Mathematics

•       Chemistry

•       Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Diploma holders Obtained Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Aeronautic/Automotive/Industry) from UTM/IPT/other equivalent qualification with at least CGPA 2.75

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least distinction at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Obtained Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Electronic/Mechatronic/Communication) from UTM/IPT/other equivalent qualification with at least CGPA 2.75

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least distinction at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Obtained Diploma Chemical Engineering from IPT/equivalent qualification with at least  CGPA 3.00

or

For candidates with CGPA of more than 2.50 but less than 3.00 but obtained 2 YEARS working experience

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least distinction at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

International students A Senior High School Certificate/Senior Secondary School/other equivalent pre-university qualifications from government schools (with a period of at least 12 years of study from primary to higher secondary)

or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘A’ Level , Diploma in the related field or other equivalent pre-university examinations

or

Other certificates recognized by the Senate of the University as equivalent to the above

and

Specific requirements based on programmes

and

Fulfilled the English Language Requirements http://admission.utm.my/entry-requirements-3/

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Mechanical Precision Engineering  (TK99) Electronic Systems Engineering  (TK97) Chemical Process Engineering (TK79)
KPM Matriculation (Science)KPM Matriculation (Technical)Asasi Sains UM Asasi Kejuruteraan UiTM Asasi Sains UiTM Pass Matriculation/Asasi with at least CGPA 2.80 and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) at the Matriculation/Asasi levels in TWO (2) subjects

•       Mathematics

•       Physics/Engineering Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Pass Matriculation/Asasi with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) at the Matriculation/Asasi levels in TWO (2) subjects

•       Mathematics

•       Physics/Engineering Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Not color blind or do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

 

Pass Matriculation/Asasi with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) at the Matriculation/Asasi levels in THREE (3) subject namely

•       Mathematics

•       Physics/Engineering Physics

•       Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

STPM holders Pass STPM with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) in Mathematics/Further Mathematics and Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Pass STPM with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) in Mathematics/Further Mathematics and Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Not color blind or do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Pass STPM with at least CGPA 2.80

and

Obtained at least Grade B- (2.67) in THREE (3) subjects

•       Mathematics/Further Mathematics

•       Chemistry

•       Physics

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least Grade C at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Diploma holders Obtained Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Aeronautic/Automotive/Industry) from UTM/IPT/other equivalent qualification with at least CGPA 2.75

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least distinction at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Obtained Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Electronic/Mechatronic/Communication) from UTM/IPT/other equivalent qualification with at least CGPA 2.75

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least distinction at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

Obtained Diploma Chemical Engineering from IPT/equivalent qualification with at least  CGPA 3.00

or

For candidates with CGPA of more than 2.50 but less than 3.00 but obtained 2 YEARS working experience

and

Obtained at least Band 2 in MUET

and

Obtained at least distinction at the SPM level for

•       Mathematics

•       Physics

and

Do not have any body part disability  for the practical assignments

International students A Senior High School Certificate/Senior Secondary School/other equivalent pre-university qualifications from government schools (with a period of at least 12 years of study from primary to higher secondary)

or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘A’ Level , Diploma in the related field or other equivalent pre-university examinations

or

Other certificates recognized by the Senate of the University as equivalent to the above

and

Specific requirements based on programmes

and

Fulfilled the English Language Requirements http://admission.utm.my/entry-requirements-3/

 

 

From the academic year of 2017/2018, the applicable tuition fees for the local and international undergraduate student at MJIIT are :

FIELD

FIRST SEMESTER (RM)

SUBSEQUENT SEMESTER (RM)

MALAYSIAN

INTERNATIONAL

MALAYSIAN

INTERNATIONAL

Technology &Applied Science

11,050.00

15,550.00

9000.00

9000.00

Notes:
• Fees exclude Personal Bond, VAL/VISA, medical & health insurance schemes.
• Fees subject to change
• At the time of printing USD1=MYR4.25

MJIIT Laboratory is equipped with a wide range of state-of-the-art equipment and technology to suit your analysis needs. All of them are available for use by MJIIT students and researchers in UTM Kuala Lumpur.
We also welcome other fellow researches from universities and industries to experience and take the benefit of the facilities.

FAQ

1. What are the differences between Mainstream programme and UTM JAPAN IDP

NO.

ITEM

MAINSTREAM

UTM JAPAN IDP

1.

Merit

As per university’s minimum requirement

As per minimum MQA requirement

2.

Global Mobility Program

Optional

UTM-Japan IDP students have opportunities to study and do industrial training in Japan

3.

Teaching and Learning

Will be conducted in Bahasa Melayu

Fully conducted in English and opportunity to learn Japanese language

4.

Academic advisor

Face to face

Face to face and online. Online method is used to ensure a closer and frequent monitoring on students’ academic progress

 

2. What are the programmes offered under UTM JAPAN IDP?
  • Bachelor of Electronic Systems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Precision Engineering
3. Is the programme recognized by JPA & MQA

Yes

4. What is the study mode?

Fulltime

5. How long is the duration of the study?

8 semesters.

6. Are the students under UTM JAPAN IDP programme eligible to apply for credit exemption?

YES. As stated in the UTM Academic guideline, credit exemption can be made by those who pass the subject, which is equivalent in any recognized Higher Education institution within their study period at the university. The subject applied for credit exemption must be equivalent and fulfills the programme curriculum that they are in. Credit exemption must not exceed 30% of the total credit of the programme.

7. Programme award

The programme is awarded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

8. Who is the owner of the UTM JAPAN IDP Programme, UTM or UTMSPACE?

The programme owner of the programme is UTM. The programmes will be conducted and managed at Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in Kuala Lumpur. The application and registration of UTM-JAPAN IDP programmes will be processed and managed by UTMSPACE.

9. Am I eligible to apply for this programme? What is the entry requirement?

The programmes are open to both Malaysian and international candidates that fulfill the entry requirements.

10. Where is the campus for UTM JAPAN IDP?

UTM-Japan IDP programmes will be conducted at the Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Kuala Lumpur

11. Will the accommodation be provided for UTM JAPAN IDP students?

Accommodation is available for UTM-Japan IDP students, charged at a rate depending on the room type.

12. Can UTM-Japan IDP students change their programme to the mainstream programme

No, the entry requirements are different.

13. How much is the application fees?
TYPE OF FEES MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONAL STATUS
Processing RM50.00 RM150.00 Non-refundable

*Subject to changes

14. How much is the tuition fess for UTM-Japan IDP?

Malaysian

FIELD FIRST SEMESTER
(MYR)
SUBSEQUENT SEMESTER
(MYR)
Technology & Applied Science 9,500.00 9,000.00

*Subject to changes

International Student

FIELD FIRST SEMESTER
(MYR)
SUBSEQUENT SEMESTER
(MYR)
Technology & Applied Science 9,500.00 9,000.00

*Subject to changes

 

15. Are UTM-Japan IDP students eligible to get financial assistance?

Yes

16. Which institutions will be providing the financial assistance for this programme?

Institutions that offer financial assistance are PTPTN, KSWP and Others:

  • Biasiswa Endowmen (Merdeka/Alumni/Azman Hashim) UTM
  • Because we care chancellor fund UTM
17. Is PTPTN loan based on IPTA or IPTS rate?

PTPTN loan is based on IPTA rate. (Not up to 100% loan)

18. When is the student intake?

Student intakes will be in February and September

19. When and where can I submit the applications?

Online applications can be made via https://idp.utmspace.edu.my/intake in the month of June – July every year. Please take note on the exact date posted in the advertisement.

20. Do I need a pin number to apply?

UTM-Japan IDP application doesn’t need a pin number because it is an online direct application WITHOUT going through the UPU system

21. Where can I check my application status?

Application status may be checked at https://idp.utmspace.edu.my/intake

Contact

Malaysia – Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT)
University Teknologi Malaysia Kuala Lumpur,
Jalan Sultan Yahya Petra (Jalan Semarak),
54100 Kuala Lumpur,
MALAYSIA


Tel : +603 2203 1517
Help desk : +6019 7933799
Fax : +603 2203 1266
Email : japanidp@utmspace.edu.my