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The department of Computer and Communication Systems Engineering (CCSE) was established in 1997 as part of the expansion of the Electrical Engineering department. The department has developed tremendously in providing education and training to students in the integrated field of computer and communications engineering, both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The department is located at the Faculty of Engineering Complex in the main campus of Universiti Putra Malaysia.

The department currently has 26 academic staff (8 Professors, 10 Associate Professors and 8 Senior Lecturers/Lecturers), supported by 1 Engineer, 7 Assistant Engineers, 1 Secretary and 2 administrative staff. 25 of the academic staff are PhD holders while the tutors mostly are on leave for their PhD studies. The areas of expertise of the academic staff are generally in Computer and Embedded Systems Engineering, Intelligence Systems Engineering, Multimedia Systems Engineering, Wireless Communication Engineering, Network and Communication Systems Engineering, Photonics & Fiber Optics Systems Engineering.

We are currently offering Bachelor of Computer and Communication Systems Engineering With Honourrs for undergraduate students, which the students can choose between two specialized areas; Computer Engineering or Communication Engineering. The programme offered is fully accredited by the Public Service Department Malaysia and Board of Engineers Malaysia.

The department is also certified by ISO 9001: 2008 for all operations including matters pertaining to teaching and learning processes. Outcome Based Education (OBE) has been adopted as the main approach of teaching and learning at the department towards good quality and world-class education.

We are committed to provide our students with individual attention in a nurturing environment so that the goals of academic excellence) can be achieved. We strive to make the Department as a community of grace where all students can expect academic excellence, spiritual growth, personal development, and life-long learning skills to meet the challenges of the future. No matter for what reason you are visiting, we hope that our website will assist you in getting the information that you need. However, should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thank you. 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Siti Barirah Ahmad Anas,
Head of Department of Computer and Communication Systems Engineering. 


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Updated:: 04/03/2024 [puteriamirah]


Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan