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Universiti Teknologi Malaysia International Degree Programme (UTM-IDP) is a Bachelor Degree Programme offered by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for Malaysian and international students.  The programme provides opportunities for the students to experience a world class teaching and learning environment. UTM-IDP offers Global Outreach Programme (GOP) to allow students to have global educational experience and enhance their academic opportunities.

As a leading Entrepreneurial Research University in Engineering, Science and Technology, UTM provides qualified and experienced academic staff and excellent facilities to create a conducive learning environment. The co-curricular activities are designed to develop the student’s generic skills such as leadership, teamwork, communication and professional ethics.

Prospective students can choose the study programmes according to their interests and academic qualifications. Malaysian students can apply directly for this programme without going through UPU.

Why choose UTM-IDP

  • Premier University in Engineering and Technology in Malaysia
  • Accredited by Board of Engineers
  • Leading University in Student Employability and Industry engagement
  • Qualified & experienced lecturers
  • Direct admission : Without going through UPU application process
  • Global Outreach Programme
  • On-campus Accommodation
  • Green Eco-Tourism Campus
  • Comprehensive student experience
TECHNOLOGY

  1. Bachelor Of Engineering (Civil)
  2. Bachelor Of Engineering (Electrical)
  3. Bachelor Of Engineering (Electrical-Electronics)
  4. Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical-Mechatronics)
  5. Bachelor Of Engineering (Mechanical)
  6. Bachelor Of Engineering (Chemical)
  7. Bachelor of Engineering (Petroleum)
  8. Bachelor Of Engineering (Geomatic)
  9. Bachelor Of Science (Property Management)
  10. Bachelor of Science (Land Administration and Development)
  11. Bachelor of Science in Architecture
  12. Bachelor of Quantity Surveying
  13. Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning
  14. Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  15. Bachelor of Science in Construction
  16. Bachelor Of Science (Industrial Design) – Kuala Lumpur
  17. Bachelor of Electronic Systems Engineering – Kuala Lumpur
  18. Bachelor of Mechanical Precision Engineering – Kuala Lumpur

APPLIED SCIENCE

  1. Bachelor Of Engineering (Bio-Medical)
  2. Bachelor of Science (Biology)
  3. Bachelor of Science (Industrial Biology)
  4. Bachelor Of Computer Science (Software Engineering)
  5. Bachelor of Science (Industrial Mathematics)

SOCIAL SCIENCE

  1. Bachelor Of Accounting
  2. Bachelor of Management (Technology)
MALAYSIAN

  • Pass STPM or equivalent with a minimum PNGK of 2.00 and grade of C (NGMP 2.00) in two (3) subjects including Pengajian Am; OR
  • Pass STAM with a minimum grade of Jayyid Jiddan and SPM grade of C in five (5) subjects including Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics*; OR
  • Pass Matriculation / Foundation / Asasi from Public or Private Higher Education Institutions with minimum CGPA of 2.00 and SPM grade of C in three (3) subjects including Bahasa Melayu; OR
  • Pass Diploma programme in relevant field with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and SPM grade of C in three (3) subjects including Bahasa Melayu; OR
  • Other equivalent qualification recognized by Government of Malaysia

      AND

  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 2.

       AND

  • Meet the faculty specific requirements

Click HERE to view specific requirement for each programme


INTERNATIONAL

  1. Academic
  • Senior High School / Senior Secondary School / Other Equivalent Pre-University Examinations from the Government School (12 Years). OR
  • A-Level / Diploma in the related field; OR
  • Other certificates recognized by Malaysia Qualifications Agency (MQA) & senate of the university
  1. English

Students must obtain:

  • A band score of 5.5 and above in IELTS; OR
  • A score of 500 and above in TOEFL or 59 and above in TOEFL IBT; OR
  • Completion of ELS Certified Intensive English Programme (CIEP) Level 107 or higher

AND

  • Meet the faculty specific requirements
FIELD FIRST SEMESTER (RM) SUBSEQUENT SEMESTER (RM)
MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONAL MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL
Technology & Applied Sciences 11,050.00 15,500.00 9000.00 9000.00
Social Science 10,050.00 14,550.00 8000.00 8000.00

 *Subject to change

At Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) you can gain access to support services and facilities you may need to assist you with any aspect of your time spent here with us.

  • Student Accommodation
  • Student Entrepreneurship
  • Student Financial Aid
  • Student Health Centre
  • Student Welfare
  • Student Working Scheme
  • Transportation Service
  • Counseling Services
  • Cultural Unit
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Alumni
  • Fellowship

FAQ

1. What is UTM International Degree (UTM-IDP)?

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia International Degree Programme (UTM-IDP) is a Bachelor Degree Programme offered by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for Malaysian and international students. The programme provides opportunities for the students to experience a world class teaching and learning environment. UTM-IDP offers Global Outreach Programme (GOP) to allow students to have global educational experience and enhance their academic opportunities.

2. What are the differences between Mainstream programme and UTM-IDP?
UTM-IDP major differences are:

NO. ITEM MAINSTREAM UTM-IDP
1. Merit As per university’s minimum requirement As per minimum MQA requirement
2. Global Outreach Program Optional UTM-IDP students will be given priorities to join GOP and RM 1,000.00 will be given as part of the payment of GOP.
3. Teaching and Lerning Will be conducted in Bahasa Melayu Will be fully conducted in English
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
3. What are the programmes offered under UTM-IDP?
TECHNOLOGY

  1. Bachelor Of Engineering (Civil)
  2. Bachelor Of Engineering (Electrical)
  3. Bachelor Of Engineering (Electrical-Electronics)
  4. Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical-Mechatronics)
  5. Bachelor Of Engineering (Mechanical)
  6. Bachelor Of Engineering (Chemical)
  7. Bachelor of Engineering (Petroleum)
  8. Bachelor Of Engineering (Geomatic)
  9. Bachelor Of Science (Property Management)
  10. Bachelor of Science (Land Administration and Development)
  11. Bachelor of Science in Architecture
  12. Bachelor of Quantity Surveying
  13. Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning
  14. Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  15. Bachelor of Science in Construction
  16. Bachelor Of Science (Industrial Design) – Kuala Lumpur
  17. Bachelor of Electronic Systems Engineering – Kuala Lumpur
  18. Bachelor of Mechanical Precision Engineering – Kuala Lumpur

APPLIED SCIENCE

  1. Bachelor Of Engineering (Bio-Medical)
  2. Bachelor of Science (Biology)
  3. Bachelor of Science (Industrial Biology)
  4. Bachelor Of Computer Science (Software Engineering)
  5. Bachelor of Science (Industrial Mathematics)

SOCIAL SCIENCE

  1. Bachelor Of Accounting
  2. Bachelor of Management (Technology)
4. Is the programme recognized by JPA & MQA?
Yes
5. What is the study mode?
Fulltime
6. How long is the duration of the study?
4 years (8 Semesters)
7. Are students under UTM-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 Higher education institution within their study period in 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.

8. Programme award
The programme is awarded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.
9. Who is the owner of UTM-IDP programme, UTM or UTMSPACE?
The programme owner of the programme is UTM. UTMSPACE will manage the management part and UTM will manage the academic part of the programme.
10. Am I eligible to apply into this programme? What is the entry requirement?
The programmes are open to both Malaysian and international candidates that fulfils the entry requirements.
11. Where is the campus for UTM-IDP programmes?
UTM-IDP programmes are all located at UTM Johor Bahru campus except for Bachelor of Science (Industrial Design) which is located at UTM City Campus Kuala Lumpur
12. Will the acommodation be provided for UTM-IDP students?
Accommodation is available for UTM-IDP students, charged by rate depending on the room type.
13. Can UTM-IDP students change their programme to the mainstream programme?
No, the entry requirements are different.
14. How much is the application fees?
Application fees are as below:

TYPE OF FEES MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONAL STATUS
Processing RM50.00 RM150.00 Non-refundable

*subject to changes

15. How much is the tuition fees for UTM-IDP?
Malaysian Student

TYPE OF FEES MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONAL STATUS
Processing RM50.00 RM150.00 Non-refundable

*subject to changes

 

International Students

FIELD NEW STUDENT
NON-RECURRENT FEES
(MYR)
BRIDGING PROGRAMME FEES
PER SEMESTER
(MYR)
UTM-IDP FEES
PER SEMESTER
(MYR)
Technology & Applied Science 6,550.00 4,450.00 9,000.00
Social Science 8,000.00

*subject to changes

16. Are UTM-IDP students eligible to get financial assistance?
Yes
17. Which institutions will be providing the financial assistancefor this programme?
Institutions that offer financial assistance are PTPTN, KSWP and Others:

  1. Biasiswa Endowmen (Merdeka/Alumni/Azman Hashim) UTM
  2. Because we care chancellor fund UTM
  3. Tabung Biasiswa UTMSPACE
18. Is PTPTN loan based on IPTA or IPTS rate?
PTPTN loan is based on IPTA rate. (Not up to 100% loan)
19. When is the student intake?
Student intake will be in February and September
20. 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.
21. Do I need a pin number to apply?
UTM-IDP application doesn’t need a pin number because it is an online direct application withour going through UPU.
22. Where can I check my application status?
Application status can be checked at https://idp.utmspace.edu.my/intake

Contact

Centre for Degree Programme,
School of Professional and Continuing Education (UTMSPACE),
Level 4 & 5,
Block T05,Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,
Skudai, 81310 Johor Bahru.