Bachelor of Materials Engineering with Honours

Materials engineers study how to use different kinds of materials in the best way for society. Bachelor of Materials Engineering with Honours aims to give graduates a deep understanding of how different materials work and what makes them unique. This is important for Malaysian industry to adopt new ways of making things so that local products can compete better on the world market. The programme contributes to the scientific knowledge and fills in the gaps between modern chemistry, physics and mathematical analysis. 

The programme structure and curricula are designed so that graduates will have technical knowledge and skills required by many companies and industries. Nanotechnology, semiconductors and electronic devices, biomaterials, materials for sustainable energy, photonic materials and devices, polymers, processing, quantum materials and structures, and sustainable materials are some of the most recent developments in this field.

Programme Details:


Bachelor of Materials Engineering with Honours

(formerly known as Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Materials and Manufacturing Engineering)

Accreditation Status:   

Fully accredited   


4 years (Full-time)


January, June, October

Total Programme Fees:   

RM59,100 (Malaysian)

RM78,850 (International)  

Medium of Instruction:   



Sungai Long, Selangor   


Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering and Science (LKCFES)

Career Prospects:

  • Material Engineer
  • Production Engineer
  • Product Engineer
  • QC Engineer
  • Project Engineer/Manager
  • Process Engineer
  • R&D Engineer
  • Failure Analyst Engineer
  • Sales Engineer

Professional Recognition/Accreditation:

The UTAR Bachelor Materials Engineering with Honours is recognised by the following organisations.