Master of Engineering In Communication Systems

Master of Engineering In Communication Systems programme by coursework is ideal for fresh graduates, practicing engineers and academicians with primary degrees in Engineering and Science who wish to focus on a career in the telecommunications industry. The programme offers a broad curriculum which focuses on solid theoretical core in communication systems engineering. It is designed to equip students with a detailed knowledge of modern communications technologies, telecommunications and data network systems. The programme also builds interdisciplinary skills in students, to meet current and future needs of telecommunication industry.


The Master of Engineering in Communication Systems programme is based on trimester systems; February, June and October in an academic year. Application is open throughout the year and can be done online via:


Semester 1

  • KNL 6002 Research Methodology
  • KNL 6102 Industrial Entrepreneurship
  • KNL 6203 Advanced Mobile and Wireless Communications
  • KNL6223 Microwave, RF and Antenna Technology
  • KNL6XXX Elective I

Semester 2

  • KNL6644 Research Project I
  • KNL6243 Wireless Communication Networks and Protocols
  • KNL6263 Satellite Technology
  • KNL6122 Management for Engineers
  • KNL6XXX Elective II


  • KNL6113 Safety and Health for Engineers

Semester 3

  • KNL6656 Research Project II
  • KNL6273 Advanced Signal Processing
  • KNL6233 Telecommunication Law and Policy


Malaysian student RM 20,377.00
International students RM 34,620.00

Fees include administrative, tuition and course materials for the duration of the programme. Futher payment will be required if the students extend their studies.


Dr Dyg Norkhairunnisa binti Abang Zaidel

Centre for Graduate Studies
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
94300 Kota Samarahan

Master of Engineering In Communication Systems
Programme Coordinator (via Coursework)
Department of Electrical and Electronic, Faculty of Engineering
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
94300 Kota Samarahan
Sarawak, Malaysia

Email: adznorkhairunnisa@unimas.my 
Phone Number: +60 82 582634
Website: www.feng.unimas.my
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,
94300, Kota Samarahan,
Sarawak, Malaysia
Email : corporate@unimas.my
Tel : +60 82 58 1000

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