Message from the Head of School

Welcome to the School of Engineering at Monash Malaysia!

The School of Engineering is an integral part of the Faculty of Engineering, Monash University, which is ranked the highest in engineering among all universities in Malaysia [1]. The School offers Bachelor of Engineering Honour programs in Chemical, Civil, Electrical & Computer Systems, Mechanical, and Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering, and they have been fully accredited by both Engineering Accreditation Council (hence by Board of Engineers Malaysia) and Engineers Australia. The School also offers Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honour) in collaboration with the School of Information Technology, and this program is fully accredited by Engineers Australia. The high quality of the programs is underpinned by the undifferentiated degree, ensured by a continuous quality improvement (CQI) culture in the spirit of outcome based education (OBE), and further enhanced by a variety of school initiatives which offer outstanding student experience, enabling our students graduating with work-ready skills and professional practices. The Monash Engineering program further differentiates itself by its innovative Common Engineering Level 1 structure, which not only emphasizes fundamentals but also enables our students to make an informed choice, which matches their interests and benefits their lifelong careers. The multi-cultural and international environment at Monash coupled with industrial training, exchange program to other Monash campuses and global partners, and cross-campus projects help our students to mature as well-developed modern engineers, not only with expertise in their field of choice, but also with strong leadership and soft skills that meet the future challenges.

Monash Malaysia is committed to making a difference. At the School of Engineering, we strive to achieve this goal through excellence in research, aligning with the Monash’s Impact 2030. Our diverse research spans across all the engineering disciplines, in particular, advanced engineering, and is externally funded by the government competitive schemes, industry, and international funding agencies. Over the years, we have developed a vibrant research culture and community. Equipped with world-class infrastructure and state-of-the-art facilities, our students and staff undertake high-impact research that provides solutions to industry needs and addresses global challenges. Finally, we are very proud to be able to serve local communities and make contributions to industries in the country.

We offer full-time research programs – Master of Engineering Science (Research) (MEngSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). The School of Engineering also offers the Master of Applied Engineering (with three specialisations in Energy and Sustainability, Oil and Fats Processing, and Industrial and Robotics Engineering), a postgraduate coursework program designed for working engineers, engineering and science graduates who aspire towards career advancement in a competitive global environment.

The School is highly committed to develop a high performing and supportive environment for the best talents in Malaysia and in the region to advance their academic careers. You are encouraged to browse our website and learn more about life and career at our School and we would be more than delighted to answer your queries and to accommodate your visits.

Professor Anthony Guo
Head of School
School of Engineering

University Rankings: Monash is a world-class university in the top one percent of world universities, and consistently ranked in the top 100 universities by all the ranking agencies. Monash is ranked as the 44th in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings in 2023, the 75th in ARWU by Shanghai Ranking in 2022, and 42nd in the QS World University Rankings 2023.