The Faculty of Civil Engineering Technology or formerly known as the School of Environmental Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis was founded in January 2006. It is the 8th engineering school established in UniMAP. Initially, the main objective in establishment of the School of Environmental Engineering was to cater for the electrical and electronic waste produces by the industry. However, due to the current demand, the school has grown and become more diverse covering major areas in environmental and civil engineering.
Located at Jejawi, Perlis, the Faculty of Civil Engineering Technology is surrounded by both urban and sub-urban views; promising a fascinating campus-life for the students throughout their academic experiences.
The Faculty of Civil Engineering Technology currently offers four undergraduate programs namely Bachelor of Civil Engineering with Honours, Bachelor of Environmental Engineering With Honours, Bachelor of Civil Engineering Technology (Hons.) (Construction) and Bachelor of Technology in Building Construction with Honours. These programs are evaluated by the Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC), ETAC, TTAC and the programs have been accredited by the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) in respective fields.
Bachelor of Civil Engineering with Honours
This program is accredited by the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) under Civil Engineering discipline. This program aims to produce graduates who are academically qualified and skilled in the field of Civil Engineering. Students who follow this program will be exposed to various fields of civil engineering which include structural design, building foundations, concrete and construction materials technology, geotechnics, geomatics, construction project management, water resources management, Industrial Building System (IBS) and smart building technology.
Bachelor of Environmental Engineering with Honours
This program is accredited by the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM). This program aims to produce manpower at the professional level who are skilled and have strong knowledge in the field of Environmental Engineering. The program covers the element of civil and chemical engineering, environmental laws, safety and health, environmental and project management.
Bachelor of Civil Engineering Technology (Hons.) (Construction)
This program is designed to equip students with the essential knowledge and skill needed to enter in construction, operation, maintenance of the built environment and global infrastructure. Therefore, the graduate of this program will have skills in construction, testing, operation and maintenance of building and infrastructure. They also will have the ability to utilize basic construction documents to participate in construction activities.
Bachelor of Technology in Building Construction with Honours
This programme is focused on building construction area. Students will be exposed to knowledge and skills related to building construction such as building technology, building services and Building Information Modelling (BIM). Students will learn about managing the construction project and entrepreneurship which can help them to gain knowledge and skills in terms of operating their own business that relates to building construction.