Established in 1976, Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) holds the distinction of being one of Malaysia’s pioneering private universities. Originally known as Institut Latihan Sultan Ahmad Shah (ILSAS) until 1997, the institution attained its current identity as UNITEN when recognized as an esteemed institute of higher learning.

UNITEN envisions becoming a renowned global leader in the field of energy. The university primarily focuses on Engineering, IT, and Business disciplines, offering specialized programs tailored to mold students into exceptional individuals and top-tier graduates. These courses are carefully crafted with expert input from the industry and delivered by a world-class teaching faculty.

At UNITEN, students are provided with unparalleled learning experiences, as the faculty comprises experts with extensive research backgrounds in their respective fields. The university prides itself on not only imparting knowledge but also instilling invaluable skills and attributes in its students.

Beyond academics, UNITEN also boasts a thriving sports department that trains teams for prestigious national and international level university competitions, further enriching the holistic development of its students.

Why Study Here ?​

In the stimulating environment at their university, students find themselves immersed in a culture of exploration that caters to their insatiable curiosity, satisfies their quest for problem-solving, and nurtures their creative imagination, rendering them indispensable assets to society.

Their students are inherently well-informed and resourceful, driven by research and innovation to make a meaningful impact on human society. In their respective disciplines, they exhibit technical prowess that sets them apart. Overall, they take pride in delivering unparalleled knowledge across various fields of study, ranging from engineering, information technology, and computer science to accounting, finance, business, and management.

At the heart of it all, their hunger for knowledge and thirst for innovation drives their students to excellence.

Admission Process​

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Facilities and Campus​

UNITEN boasts two distinct campuses, each offering unique features and ample resources for an enriching learning experience.

The Putrajaya Campus, founded in 1997, sits approximately 38 km south of Kuala Lumpur and spans an expansive 214 hectares. Here, students benefit from state-of-the-art academic facilities, including lecture halls, classrooms, seminar and conference rooms, engineering technology skills training workshops, personal computer laboratories, multimedia facilities, an auditorium, and a multipurpose hall.

The Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Campus in Pahang was established on 13 February 2001 to accommodate the rapid growth witnessed at the Putrajaya Campus. This second location provides students with top-notch instructional facilities, such as air-conditioned lecture theatrettes and classrooms, ensuring a conducive learning environment. UNITEN also takes student support services and development seriously, offering an array of recreational and sport facilities. The campuses boast an Olympic-size swimming pool, equestrian facilities for horse riding enthusiasts, and a mini-stadium for football lovers. Moreover, students have access to health and medical facilities, with the nearby Bandar Muadzam Shah Hospital catering to their medical needs. For spiritual endeavors, the Sultan Haji Campus is conveniently located within walking distance of a mosque. Additionally, sports enthusiasts can enjoy fields for soccer, rugby, and hockey, as well as courts for tennis, badminton, and sepak takraw, promoting a well-rounded and fulfilling university experience.

Recognition and Rankings​

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Available programs:

Doctor of Philosophy (Business Management)

Doctor of Philosophy in Information and Communication Technology

Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Entrepreneurship & Venture Management

Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Marketing

Bachelor of International Business (Hons)

Bachelor of Information Technology (Graphics & Multimedia) (Hons)

Bachelor of Information Technology (Visual Media) (Hons)

Bachelor of Information Technology (Information Systems) (Hons)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Cyber Security) (Hons)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) (Hons)

Bachelor of Computer Science (Systems and Networking) (Hons) –

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Hons)

Bachelor of Electrical Power Engineering (Hons)

Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Hons)