B.Eng in Communications Engineering

In addition to the fundamental and technical requirements in Communications Engineering, the programme introduces critical components of management or entrepreneurship, and Islamic revealed knowledge.

Programme Description

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This course aims to produce graduates with the specialization of communication engineering who will master the areas of telecommunication, optical communication, satellite and microwave communication system and signal processing.

Entry Requirements


Study period Duration Tuition Fees Start Date
Full Time 4 Year(s) Click HERE SEM I   : September
SEM II  : February

Interested students should:

  • Have at least three principal passes in the General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced Level’ (GCE) ‘A’ Level Examination (UK Educational System) obtained in one sitting, or
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum of six subjects obtained in one sitting or any other qualifications that are recognized by the Senate of the University as equivalent to the above
  • Students must be strong in Mathematics and in two other subjects in the intended field of study.

Language Requirements

Applicants wishing to pursue their studies in programmes with English as medium of instruction must present

  • A score of 550 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or
  • Band 6.0 the International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) (Academic).
  • Alternatively, they may sit for the IIUM-administered English Placement Test (EPT) and obtain a minimum of 6.0 points to fulfil the English language requirement.

Applicants interested in programmes with Arabic as a medium of instruction must achieve an exemption after sitting for the IIUM-administered Arabic Placement Test (APT). Applicants who are unable to submit satisfactory results in any of the above tests may take up language proficiency courses at the University to fulfill the admission requirements.