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Master in Process Plant Operation


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Why choose our MPP Programme?

  • Our master program will serve as bridge for graduates and employees to to increase their knowledge and skills that meet the needs of downstream industries. 
  • it offers wide range of advance engineering and business manner which covers in downstream industries from process control, plant design, integrity, maintenance and troubleshooting, utilities and logistric, quality control, safety, environment and financial analysis.   
  • Delivery mode includes hands-on practical based on real case study that requires industrial experties in supervision and assessment. 
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  • FKKSA is developing Master in Process Plant Operation program by coursework with the aim to produce graduates who are versatile in career transition for handling process plant. This program is also aimed at producing graduates who are competent in recent technology, organisation leadership, and professionalism and responsibility towards society and environment.

Targeted Candidates

  • Graduate that have Bachelor in Chemical Engineering.
  • Industrial personal who have involved in process plant. 

Program Structure

Courses   Credit Hours
Core Chemical Engineering 24
Elective   6
Dissertation  10
Total  40

 Mode & Duration of Programme

   Full Time     3 Semester     1 Year
   Part Time     6 Semester     3 Years


Semester Subject Credit Hrs.
Semester I
Process Safety Management
Project Management
Financial Analysis
Research Methodology 
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
Semester II
Plant Integrity, Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Chemical Process Design and Equipment
Advanced Process and Production Control 
Logistics and Operation Management
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
Semester III Dissertation 
10 Credits

Elective Subjects

Elective Subject   Credit Hours
Energy Management 3
Plant Utilities 3
Environmental Management and Sustainability Development 3
Strategic Marketing, Planning and Implementation 3
Quality Control and Assurance 3

Entry Requirement

  •  Recognized degree with CPA 2.50/4.00 and above or
  •  Recognized degree with CPA lower than 2.50/4.00. The candidates must have minimum of 5 years working experience in related fields.

English Language Requirement

  • Candidates should have a good command of English equivalent to IELTS 6.0, TOEFL* 550 points (for international students only) or MUET Band 4 (for local students only).  *TOEFL ITP is not acceptable.
  • Candidates who have obtained a lower result or have not taken the TOEFL/IELTS are required to sit for the Preparatory Intensive English (PIE) classes and obtained Band 6.0 in the UMP English Proficiency Test (UMP-EPT) after registration.


  •  Intakes are twice in the year : September

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Further information :

Head of Program
Master of Chemical Engineering with Entrepreneurship
Faculty of Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering
Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Lebuhraya Tun Razak
26300 Gambang, Kuantan
Pahang Darul Makmur
Tel: +609 549 2888
Fax: +609 549 2889
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