• Universiti Malaya High Voltage Lab (UMHVL)
  • h.illias@um.edu.my
  • +60379674483

Become Our Member: Universiti Malaya High Voltage Research Group


We are pleased to invite applications for Master by Research and PhD study in Universiti Malaya High Voltage Research Group (UMHVRG). The scopes of the projects include but not limited to:
  • Partial discharge measurement and modelling
  • Dielectric material characterisation
  • Artificial intelligence techniques in condition monitoring
  • Optimisation techniques in condition monitoring
  • Other high voltage engineering studies

Study Mode: Full Time Research (Minimum 2 years, maximum 4 years)

  • Academic qualification:
    • [Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with CGPA ≥ 3.7 or equivalent] OR;
    • [Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with CGPA ≥ 3.0 or equivalent] AND [Master of Engineering by Research OR Master of Engineering by Coursework with CGPA ≥ 3.00]
  • Self-sponsored or fully funded
  • Proficient in English language (written and spoken)
  • Pleasant personality, hardworking and self-motivated
  • Able to carry out research work independently, quickly and efficiently
  • Willing to write review and research papers

Advantages of pursuing further study in UMHVRG:
  • Widely experienced supervisors
  • Great high voltage laboratory facilities
  • Excellent working environment
  • Friendly and helpful colleagues
  • Top class facilities at Universiti Malaya
  • Enjoy fee waiver for appointed Graduate Research Assistant (GRA)

Interested candidate please send your resume with academic transcripts and research proposal to Associate Professor Ir. Dr. Hazlee Illias at h.illias@um.edu.my anytime throughout the year.

For more information about the application of postgraduate study at Universiti Malaya, please visit https://study.um.edu.my/index.

Last Update: 27/07/2023