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University Malaysia Pahang | UMP Malaysia Programs and Fees

University Malaysia Pahang

About UMP: University Malaysia Pahang (UMP) is a government university in Pahang, Malaysia. It was formerly known as Kolej Universiti Kejuruteraan dan Teknologi Malaysia (English: University College of Engineering & Technology Malaysia). On 28 November 2015, UMP had been granted an autonomous status where controls towards the financial, human resources and administration had been fully passed to the university. UMP was established as a public technical university by the Malaysian government on 16 February 2002. Incorporated under the Universities and University Colleges Act 1971 by the Royal Decree of His Majesty the Yang DiPertuan Agong, Kolej Universiti Kejuruteran & Teknologi Malaysia (KUKTEM) was set up as a technical university, specialising in engineering and technology. The university college operates on a temporary campus in Gambang, Pahang. The temporary campus was formerly an industrial complex owned by MEC. The university’s permanent campus is located in Pekan, which is under construction. On 8 October 2006, the Malaysian government agreed to rename KUKTEM to Universiti Malaysia Pahang.

University Malaysia Pahang UMP
University Malaysia Pahang UMP


Name in English Official Name in Malay Short Name Type Fundation Year
 University of Malaysia, Pahang  Universiti Malaysia Pahang  UMP Public 2002

Location of University Malaysia Pahang: UMP
is located in the district of Gambang, 30km from Kuantan, the capital city of Pahang, an estimated of 350km away from KLIA, and consequently 10km from the Sultan Ahmad Shah Airport, Kuantan

Full Address of UMP: Universiti Malaysia Pahang, 26600 Pekan Pahang. 

Academic Requirement for admission in University of Malaya ( UM )
Bachelor Programs
  • A pass in A-Level / High School Certificate (HSC) / Diploma holder / Equivalent qualification with at least GRADE C in 3 subjects.
  • Programme specific requirement (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Science)
Master Programs 
  • Coursewrok/MixedMode – A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field
  • Research – A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field 
PHD programs
  • Master’s Degree in the relevant studies from the University or Institute recognized by the University Senate OR an equivalent professional qualification in a related field recognized by the Senate.

English Language requirement for admission in University Malaysia Pahang (UMP) :
 All international students who are going to apply for UMP are required to have Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOFEL) or the test administered by the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with the minimum required score below for different levels of study.

Types of Program Minimum TOEFL Score Minimum IELTS Score
Bachelor Programs
  • Paper Based: 500
  • Internet Based: 61
5.0 Academic
Master Programs
  • Paper Based: 500
  • Internet Based: 61 – 75
  • Computer Based: 173


5.0 Academic
PHD Programs 

If you do not have above English language qualifications, you can sit for UMP English placement test when you arrive in Malaysia. If you pass the placement test, you would have met the minimum English requirement and start your study at University Malaysia Pahang (UMP). However, if you have NOT passed the UMP placement test, you will be required to do a compulsory English course at UMP University.

Fees of English Language Course in UMP
Duration Fees (in Ringgit Malaysia )


Intake dates for admission in university of Pahang Malaysia (UMP)
Intakes Last date to apply for this intake (Closing Date)
September 30 APRIL
February 4 OCT
NOTE: Applications received after closing date will be processed for the following intake (Next Intake) 

Required documents:
 list of required documents for admission in University Malaysia Pahang and all Malaysian Universities including English language institutes are available at this link.

Accommodation at UMP University:

Programs and cost of study in UMP : The following tables show the programs and tuition fees for bachelor , master and PHD programs available in UMP university.

 NOTE: Tuition fees in the following tables are for 1 year including registration fees, application fees, student visa, Medical Insurance and EMGS fees.

Interested to apply ? if you have any question about UMP University Malaysia and interesting to apply for this university refer to contact us page and send us your requests, our counsellors will reply you as soon as possible and help you to proceed for admission and student visa in University Malaysia Pahang (UMP).



Bachelors Programs in University Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
Gambang Campus
   Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering
 Bachelor in Chemical Engineering (Hons.)    
   Faculty of Civil Engineering & Earth Resources
 Bachelor in Civil Engineering (Hons.)    
   Faculty of Computer Systems & Software Engineering
 Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) with Hons    
 Bachelor of Computer Science (Computer Systems & Network) with Hons    
 Bachelor of Computer Science (Graphics & Multimedia Technology) with Hons    
   Faculty of Industrial Sciences & Technology
Bachelor of Applied Science (Hons) Industrial Chemistry    
 Bachelor of Applied Science (Hons) Industrial Biotechnology    
 Bachelor of Applied Science (Hons) Material Technology    
   Faculty of Engineering Technology
 Bachelor in Engineering Technology (Electrical) (Hons.)    
Bachelor in Engineering Technology (Energy & Environmental ) (Hons.)    
Bachelor in Engineering Technology (Manufacturing) (Hons.)    
Bachelor in Engineering Technology (Infrastructure Management) (Hons.)    
Bachelor in Engineering Technology (Pharmaceutical) (Hons)    
 Bachelor in Occupational Safety and Health (Hons)    
   Faculty of Industrial Management
Bachelor in Industrial Technology Management (Hons.)    
Bachelor of Project Management with Hons.    
 Bachelor of Business Engineering with Hons (Program with Reutlingen University , HsR Germany    
Pekan Campus
   Faculty of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
 Bachelor in Electrical Engineering (Electronics)(Hons.)  4   
 Bachelor in Electrical Engineering (Power Systems) (Hons.)  4   
   Faculty of Manufacturing Engineering
Bachelor in Manufacturing Engineering (Hons.)    
Bachelor in Mechatronics Engineering (Hons.)    
Bachelor in  Mechatronics Engineering (Hons.) (Dual Degree Programme With Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, HsKA Germany)    
   Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (Hons.)    
Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (Automotive)(Hons.)    
Bachelor in Automotive Engineering (Hons.) (Dual Degree Programme With Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, HsKA Germany)    


Master and PHD Programs in University Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 
Faculty of   


PHD Programs in University Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
Programs Duration Fees ( in Ringgit Malaysia )
in year  Per Year 


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