Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Industrial Power)

General

Program Description

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Industrial Power) involves the areas connected to the electricity system aspects such as generation, transmission, power distribution, power system protection, electrical energy, load management, including regulatory affairs and energy components such as circuit breakers, transformer control equipment and so on.

Course Implementation

This course would take four (4) years minimum and consist of at least 138 credit hours.

This course will be conducted with approximately 80% of contact hours that emphasize theory and the remainder 20% meeting hour, involving the practical / laboratory experiments, computer-aided learning, and Problem Based Learning (PBL). It also encourages active and cooperative learning activities other than carrying out assignments, job workshops, industrial training and one final year project based on the industrial problem.

Graduates Career Prospects

Vacancies within the industries for engineers that are skill and practical oriented which are going to be produced by UTeM have long not been fulfilled. Lots of highly trained workforces in the entire engineering sector including Industry Power, Control, Instrumentation and Automation, Power Electronics and Drive and Mechatronics in professional level are required. Job opportunities for UTeM graduates in these fields will be more comprehensive when they have been equipped with the technical knowledge and strong practical skills.

Field of works for Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and Mechatronics Engineering graduates include:

  • Semiconductor manufacturing industries
  • Electrical items manufacturing
  • High and Low Voltage components manufacturing
  • Renewable Energy sector
  • Oil and Gas Industries
  • Consultancies Companies
  • High technology industries such as aerospace industries
  • Automation System manufacturing industries
  • Biomedical Engineering Firms
  • Software Development Sector
  • Research and Development Sector

Some of the career fields that are suitable include Process and Manufacturing Engineer, Design and Research Engineer, Consultancies Engineer, Testing and Quality Engineer, System Engineer and Academicians.

Last updated February 2018

About the School

As a Focus University, UTeM boasts strengths in technical fields – namely Engineering, IT, and Management Technology. UTeM has cemented a reputation of being a source of high-quality engineering gradu ... Read More

As a Focus University, UTeM boasts strengths in technical fields – namely Engineering, IT, and Management Technology. UTeM has cemented a reputation of being a source of high-quality engineering graduates with the capability of meeting the requirements of high-tech industries. UTeM also has research competencies in areas that it has identified as being key to enhancing the University’s unique proposition and also contributes to the nation such as Green Technology, Systems Engineering, Human-Technology Interaction, and Emerging Technology. UTeM Engineering programs are also accredited by Washington Accord. In addition to the Bachelor programs, UTeM offers also Master, PhD and Engineering Doctorate Program. Read less