Universiti Malaysia PAHANG

Introduction

Welcome to University Malaysia Pahang (UMP). It is with great pleasure that we present to you the key as well as detailed information on our university.

UMP aspires to be the leading provider of engineering and technology-based programs and research outputs. We are committed, herein, to share with you the UMP “campus” experience you need that meets the purpose of your visit.

UMP is relatively a new university, and it has been categorised as a focused university, among 19 other public universities in Malaysia. Our specialisations are in the fields of engineering, technology and industrial sciences. You will find that the courses the university offers are those that are in great demand by students in countries, like Malaysia, which are fast developing. More importantly the teaching and learning approach that has been adopted in UMP is one that are highly student-centred and problem-based.

To achieve these, students in UMP enjoy the use of state-of-the-art facilities that resemble those used in industries. Known for its “Teaching Factory” concept, students in UMP are taught by experienced faculties in a learning environment that prepares them for the real-world.

UMP is currently operating in two campuses. The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and the Faculty of Electric and Electronics Engineering are located in a resort-like campus of Pekan. The rest of the faculties, academic centres and Centres of Excellence are operating in Gambang, a town strategically situated in the rapidly growing petrochemical and biotechnology hub. The two campuses are about 40 km apart.

For potential scholars wishing to spend their time in UMP, we offer a very conducive environment for research, teaching and consultancies. Several visiting positions are available that suit your preference.

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Masters of Chemical Engineering with Entrepreneurship

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 semesters September 2017 Malaysia Gambang + 1 more

The Master of Chemical Engineering with Entrepreneurship program is designed to produce techno- and corporate-entrepreneur in the chemical related industry. [+]

Masters of Chemical Engineering with Entrepreneurship

"The first master programme of Chemical Engineering with Entrepreneurship in Malaysia"

The Master of Chemical Engineering with Entrepreneurship program is designed to produce techno- and corporate-entrepreneur in the chemical related industry. Graduates of this program will be equipped with strong fundamental knowledge together with good management and technical skills required either for the establishment of new business venture and product commercialization or career advancement as successful manager at private or public sectors, locally as well as internationally.

Delivery method

Student is required to complete 42 credits to be eligible for graduation. These credits consist of 30 credits from core subjects (five chemical engineering courses and five entrepreneurship related courses), 6 credits from elective subjects and 6 credits from dissertation project. ... [-]

MSc

MSc Computer Science (Computer Network)

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 12 semesters January 2017 Malaysia Gambang + 1 more

MSc Computer Science (Computer Network) is intended for students who wish to specialize in the security aspects of the computer networking field. [+]

MSc. Computer Science (Computer Network)

 

Designed for graduates of computing based disciplines, this course is designed to address a specific need in the computer networking industry which blends the technical and management aspects of computer networking to offer student a unique educational opportunity. It is intended for students who wish to specialize in the security aspects of the computer networking field.

 

Research groups in FSKKP

 

Data Mining & Knowledge Management (DMKM)

 

This group is directed to conduct and promote advanced interdisciplinary research within UMP on various aspects related to Data Mining and Knowledge Management, to collaborate with other researchers both nationally and internationally, and to transfer the outcomes of our researches to the industry, the government and the public sector.... [-]


MSc Computer Science (Information & Communication Technology)

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 12 semesters January 2017 Malaysia Gambang + 1 more

Designed for graduates of computing disciplines, this conversion course is designed to develop the technical, analytical and professional skills required for a computing role. [+]

MSc. Computer Science (Information & Communication Technology)

 

Designed for graduates of computing disciplines, this conversion course is designed to develop the technical, analytical and professional skills required for a computing role. It may be taken to integrate professional computing skills into your current discipline or to start a new and rewarding career within computing/IT.

 

Research groups in FSKKP

 

Data Mining & Knowledge Management (DMKM)

 

This group is directed to conduct and promote advanced interdisciplinary research within UMP on various aspects related to Data Mining and Knowledge Management, to collaborate with other researchers both nationally and internationally, and to transfer the outcomes of our researches to the industry, the government and the public sector.... [-]


MSc Computer Science (Software Engineering)

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 12 semesters January 2017 Malaysia Gambang + 1 more

Designed for graduates of computing disciplines, this MSc in Software Engineering includes a processoriented approach to the subject and features study of advanced technological developments and several other issues related to the software industry. [+]

MSc. Computer Science (Software Engineering)

 

Designed for graduates of computing disciplines, this course includes a processoriented approach to the subject and features study of advanced technological developments and several other issues related to the software industry. It helps the students to build a strong foundation of theory and best-practice knowledge, which they can apply in a variety of technical and business environments today and in the future.

 

Research groups in FSKKP

 

Data Mining & Knowledge Management (DMKM)

 

This group is directed to conduct and promote advanced interdisciplinary research within UMP on various aspects related to Data Mining and Knowledge Management, to collaborate with other researchers both nationally and internationally, and to transfer the outcomes of our researches to the industry, the government and the public sector.... [-]