Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP)

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Bandar Seri Iskandar

  • #=414 QS Global World Ranking
  • PrivateStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 5,021Total Students
  • 438Faculty
  • 639Int'l Students

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Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) was established on 10 January 1997 and is a leading private university in Malaysia. The campus is built on a 400 hectare (1,000 acres) site strategically located at Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia. The university is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), the national oil and gas company of Malaysia. UTP offers a wide range of industry-relevant engineering, science and technology programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  It aims to produce well-rounded graduates with excellent leadership qualities and communication abilities. The university conducts extensive research activities in collaboration with PETRONAS and other institutions and industries, locally and abroad, on six research focus and niche areas.  They are self-sustainable building, transport infrastructure, health analytics, hydrocarbon recovery, contaminant management and autonomous system. UTP has produced more than 15,000 graduates and currently has an enrolment of over 1,200 foundation students, 6,000 undergraduates and 1,200 postgraduates from more than 60 countries around the world.

About

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) was established on 10 January 1997 and is a leading private university in Malaysia. The campus is built on a 400 hectare (1,000 acres) site strategically located at Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia. The university is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), the national oil and gas company of Malaysia. UTP offers a wide range of industry-relevant engineering, science and technology programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  It aims to produce well-rounded graduates with excellent leadership qualities and communication abilities. The university conducts extensive research activities in collaboration with PETRONAS and other institutions and industries, locally and abroad, on six research focus and niche areas.  They are self-sustainable building, transport infrastructure, health analytics, hydrocarbon recovery, contaminant management and autonomous system. UTP has produced more than 15,000 graduates and currently has an enrolment of over 1,200 foundation students, 6,000 undergraduates and 1,200 postgraduates from more than 60 countries around the world.

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2017
    #601-650
  • 2018
    #601-650
  • 2019
    #521-530
  • 2020
    #=482
  • 2021
    #=439
  • 2022
    #=414

Ranking criteria

27.4
Overall
16.4
Academic Reputation
28.8
Employer Reputation
28.5
Faculty Student Ratio
36.9
Citations per Faculty
72.6
International Faculty Ratio
22.8
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
5,021

19%
81%

International students
639

79%
21%

Total faculty staff
438

128
310

Total students
5,021

19%
81%

International students
639

79%
21%

Total faculty staff
438

310
128
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Campus locations

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS,

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS , Bandar Seri Iskandar , Perak , Malaysia , 32610

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