Department of Chemical and Process Engineering


Seeking to elevate your expertise in Chemical Engineering?

Department of Chemical & Process Engineering

offers ideal program tailored to meet your need

We offer PhD & Master (Research) and Master of Chemical Engineering & Master of Environmental Engineering (Coursework)
MQA Accredited

All postgraduate programmes at the department are accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

Frontier Research

Unlocking innovation, shaping the future and contributing to society

Our Postgraduate Programmes

The Department of Chemical and Process Engineering (JKKP) offers a unique experience to the postgraduate students, including the opportunity to work with leading academics and with world-class laboratories and facilities

By Research

We offer PhD and Master program in frontier research with various fields of study related to Chemical Engineering

By Coursework

Elevating your expertise with Master of Chemical Engineering or Master of Environmental Engineering programs

Coursework Programmes

For more details, please contact:

Head of Graduate Program

Department of Chemical and Process Engineering

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What Our Alumni Say

Stay connected to JKKP and your community of 3,000+ alumni from around the world.

My PhD journey has been an amazing experience, especially with helpful supervisor and faculty members. The technological advances and financial support I received during my PhD study was beneficial to complete my study on time and with excellent results. Hope my research contribution will develop sustainable material in additive manufacturing technology at FKAB, UKM.

Dr. Denesh Mohan


I have learnt many of the skills pertinent to my career from my undergraduate studies in UKM. The Faculty and the Department have been continuously making improvements to the syllabus to reflect the needs of the industry as well. There are an abundance of resources available to UKM students in which when leveraged correctly can give students an added advantage when they graduate into the industry.

Au Yong Wai Leem

Process Monitoring & Analysis Engineer, ExxonMobil

Always challenge yourself to be the best version of you. Regardless of what people say, it’s you that determine your future. FKAB UKM has a lot to offer. A very supportive lecturers, good facilities and convenient place to learn and shape your future. UKM graduates never disappoint. Be proud of that legacy!

Atif Azhari

Assistant Manager, Production, Top Glove Sdn Bhd

I feel blessed beyond measure to have taken Chemical Engineering for my Ph.D. study in the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment (FKAB), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. The collaborative and creative research environment fostered at FKAB made it a great place to do research activities and is excellent for intellectual development. Besides, the university holds a high academic standard and ranking worldwide and is a perfect place to educate students to become world-class researchers.

Dr. Abdullah Amru Indera Luthfi


I am truly grateful to join UKM in Chemical and Process Engineering for my postgraduate program since 2016. During the program, I was granted full scholarship under Yayasan Sime Darby (YSD) “Sustainable Development” Postgraduate Scholarship and given Graduate on Time (GOT) for my PhD program. UKM is one of the top research universities in Malaysia equipped with renowned field experts and high-end analysis equipment to facilitate their postgraduates in conducting research.

Dr. Ho Kah Chun