Bachelor of Telecommunications Engineering with Honours

Telecommunications engineering is the study of how modern communications are designed, built, tested and maintained. Communication electronics, digital signal processing, signal coding, optical communications, broadband multimedia communications and fixed broadband networks are all part of telecommunications. The goal of Bachelor of Telecommunications Engineering with Honours is to give students the practical and theoretical skills they need to stay on top of the rapidly changing telecommunications industry. 

Some of the technologies that make the next generation of networks possible are artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing. In this programme, AI and communications courses are taught by Huawei Certified Academy Instructor (HCAI). Acquiring the industry-relevant technical knowledge will prepare students to take Huawei Certified ICT Associate (HCIA) certificates.

Programme Details:


Bachelor of Telecommunications Engineering with Honours

(formerly known as Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Electronic and Communications Engineering)

Accreditation Status:   

Fully accredited   


4 years (Full-time)


January, June, October

Total Programme Fees:   

RM59,000 (Malaysian)

RM78,700 (International)  

Medium of Instruction:   



Sungai Long, Selangor   


Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering and Science (LKCFES)

Career Prospects:

  • Network Engineer (Artificial Intelligence)
  • Transmission Engineer
  • Core Network Engineer
  • Test Engineer
  • Embedded Software Engineer
  • Software Engineer (IoT)
  • Data Centre Operations Engineer
  • Radio Frequency Engineer
  • Wireless Engineer

Professional Recognition/Accreditation:

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