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Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) with Honours
Sarjana Muda Teknologi Kejuruteraan Petroleum (Operasi dan Keselamatan) dengan Kepujian

A Bachelor program that applies Engineering Technology on Oil & Gas (Operation & Safety) in Downstream Plant which focuses on the following fields :

  • Petroleum Process Technology
  • Instrumentation & Control
  • Mechanical Inspection & Maintenance
  • Process Safety & Oil Gas Technology

Produce versatile engineer and technologist with sufficient theoretical knowledge and technical capability in operating on oil and gas downstream plant.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative, who will contribute towards the human capital in Petroleum Engineering Technology.
  • PEO 2
    UniKL graduates who are well trained in the professional skills to support their role in Petroleum Engineering field such as effective leadership, teamwork skills and interpersonal communication skills.
  • PEO 3
    UniKL graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement in Petroleum Engineering Technology field.
  • PEO 4
    UniKL Petroleum Engineering Technology graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility
  • PEO 5
    UniKL graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities in Petroleum Engineering and related field.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

  • PLO1 Knowledge:
    Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering technology fundamentals and an engineering specialisation to defined and applied engineering procedures, processes, systems or methodologies in Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety). (SK1 to SK4)
  • PLO 2 Problem analysis:
    Identify, formulate, research literature and analyse broadly-defined Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) problems reaching substantiated conclusions using analytical tools appropriate to their discipline or area of specialisation. (SK1 to SK4)
  • PLO 3 Design/development of solutions:
    Design solutions for broadly-defined Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) problems and contribute to the design of systems, components or processes to meet specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, cultural, societal, and environmental considerations. (SK5)
  • PLO 4 Investigation:
    Conduct investigations of broadly-defined Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) problems; locate, search and select relevant data from codes, data bases and literature, design and conduct experiments to provide valid conclusions. (SK8)
  • PLO 5 Modern Tool Usage:
    Select and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering tools, including prediction and modelling, to broadly-defined Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) activities, with an understanding of the limitations. (SK6)
  • PLO 6 The Engineer and Society:
    Demonstrate understanding of the societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) practice. (SK7)
  • PLO 7 Environment and Sustainability:
    Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a societal context and demonstrates knowledge of Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) and the need for sustainable development. (SK7)
  • PLO 8 Ethics:
    Understand and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) practice. (SK7)
  • PLO 9 Individual and Team Work:
    Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse technical teams.
  • PLO 10 Communications:
    Communicate effectively on broadly-defined Petroleum Engineering Technology (Operation and Safety) activities with the engineering community and with society at large, by being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • PLO 11 Project Management and Finance:
    Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of engineering management principles, business practices, and technopreneurial competencies, as well as identify business opportunities and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team and to manage projects in multidisciplinary environments.
  • PLO 12 Life Long Learning:
    Recognize the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in specialist technologies.
Career Information

Students can look forward to future employment in the following industries:


  • Safety Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Process Manager
  • Plant Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Operation Manager
  • Operation Engineer
  • Safety Engineer
  • Safety Officer
  • Authorized Gas Tester
  • Piping Engineer
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Quality, Health and Safety Environment Coordinator
  • Health & Safety Inspector
  • Facilities Engineer
  • Inspection Engineer
  • Condition Monitoring Engineer
Semester 1
  • Engineering Mathematics 1
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia(TITAS)(L) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (I)
  • Technopreneurship
  • Professional English 1
  • Fundamental English

Semester 2
  • Engineering Mathematics 2
  • Introduction to Oil and Gas Industry
  • Engineering Science
  • Principle of Chemistry
  • Engineering Drawing and Computer-Aided Design
  • Hubungan Etnik (L) / Pengajian Malaysia 3 (I)
  • Professional English 2

Semester 3
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Pollution Control Technology
  • Material and Energy balance
  • Hydrocarbon Chemistry
  • Process Measurement
  • Innovation Management

Semester 4
  • Mass and Heat Transfer
  • Instrumentation and Control System
  • Principle of Separation Process
  • Petroleum Chemical Handling
  • Mechanical System
  • Isu-Isu Kontemporari Muslim di Malaysia (LM) / Culture and Lifestyle in Malaysia 2“ (LnM) &( I)
  • Foreign Language 1

Semester 5
  • Project Management and Economics
  • Rotating Equipment Maintenance
  • Gas Processing Technology
  • Petroleum Refining Technology
  • Electrical System and Networks
  • Occupational Safety and Health Management
  • Foreign Language 2

Semester 6
  • Industrial Control System
  • Piping Engineering
  • Fire and Gas Detection System
  • Process Technology for Petrochemical Plants
  • Final Year Project 1
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Elective

Semester 7
  • Capstone
  • Maintenance Managements for Oil and Gas Industry
  • Process Safety Management
  • Final Year Project 2
  • Elective

Semester 8
  • Industrial Training

Additional Module
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan (A)

  • Water and Wastewater Treatments
  • Sustainable Energy and Green Technology
  • Corrosion Engineering
  • Destructive and Non Destructive Testing
  • Gas Separation: Membrane Technology

  • Career Guidance 2
  • Community Service 2
  • Culture 2
  • Rakan Masjid 2
  • Siswa-siswi Bomba & Penyelamat 2
  • KOR Siswa-siswi Pertahanan Awam 2
  • Sports Management 2
  • Personal Financial Management 2
  • Askar Wataniah 2
  • Integrity & Anti- Rasuah 2
  • Huffaz Professional 2

Centralised Foreign Language Courses:
  • Arabic 1
  • Arabic 2
  • French 1
  • French 2
  • Korean Language 1
  • Korean Language 2
  • Mandarin 1
  • Mandarin 2
  • Spanish 1
  • Spanish 2
  • Italian 1


  • Entry Requirement:
    Local Student

    • Minimum MUET Band 2 and
    • Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or equivalent with minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in Mathematics and ONE (1) relevant science subject OR
    • Recognised Diploma in Engineering or Engineering Technology or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2.0 OR
    • Recognised related Technical / Vocational / Skills Diploma with minimum CGPA 2.0

    International Student

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Quick Points

Status Programme:
Provisional Accreditation

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP(N/524/6/0087) 03/26, MQA/PA 11127

Chemical and Process

Study Level:
Level 6 – Bachelor

January & September Only

4 years

* Last Update 5/5/2021

For further enquiries, please contact us at:​
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
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Tel: +603 – 2175 4422 / 4031 / 5408
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