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 Department Chair's Foreword

Welcome to Chemical Engineering Department, UTP!


Our department is proud to have a team of energetic and hardworking academicians and we are blessed to have among the finest and talented students admitted into our Undergraduate (UG) and Postgraduate (PG) programmes. Chemical Engineering programme focuses on the application of engineering principles to the design, construction and operation of industrial processing plants that deals with chemicals, petrochemicals, pharmaceutical, semiconductor and food processing. Our objective is to produce graduates with technically qualified Chemical Engineers with the potential to become leaders who are committed to sustainable development for the betterment of society and nation.

Our undergraduate programme is accredited by Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC), Malaysia in which the degree is recognised by Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM). Since Malaysia is part of the Washington Accord Accreditation Agreement, graduates holding our BEng degree are recognised by the signatory engineering bodies around the world such as UK, USA, Japan, Australia, etc. We are also pleased to share that we have been recognised as Top 200 QS World University Ranking by subject in year 2019.


Associate Professor Ir Dr Abd Halim Shah bin Maulud

Chair, Chemical Engineering Department