6 Best universities for Engineering in Kuala Lumpur

Below is the list of best universities in Kuala Lumpur ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 354K citations received by 17.8K academic papers made by 6 universities in Kuala Lumpur was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Malaya

For Engineering

#2 in Malaysia
#84 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

2. International Islamic University Malaysia

For Engineering

#10 in Malaysia
#359 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
21,607
Founded
1983

3. University of Kuala Lumpur

For Engineering

#15 in Malaysia
#633 in Asia
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2002

4. National Defence University of Malaysia

For Engineering

#21 in Malaysia
#1212 in Asia
Founded
1995

5. International Medical University

For Engineering

#26 in Malaysia
#1365 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1992

6. UCSI University

For Engineering

#27 in Malaysia
#1373 in Asia
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1986

Universities for Engineering near Kuala Lumpur

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University
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17 Putra Malaysia University 4
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Serdang
19 Tenaga National University 13
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Kajang
20 Tunku Abdul Rahman University 16
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Kajang
23 MARA University of Technology 6
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Shah Alam
25 Multimedia University 12
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Cyberjaya
27 National University of Malaysia 5
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Bangi
116 Technical University of Malaysia, Melaka 14
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Ayer Keroh
159 Petronas Technology University 7
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Tronoh
196 University of Malaysia, Pahang 8
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Kuantan
199 Tun Hussein Onn University of Malaysia 11
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Batu Pahat

Engineering subfields in Kuala Lumpur