The Malaysian Institute of Marine Engineering Technology (UniKL MIMET) is a branch institute of Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL), a private university established in 2002. UniKL is owned by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) and focuses on providing technical education and developing graduates with strong technical knowledge and entrepreneurial skills.
UniKL has 13 branch institutes located throughout Malaysia, each specializing in different areas. UniKL MIMET is the only marine-based university and is situated in Lumut, Perak. Other branch institutes are strategically located in Selangor, Malacca, Kedah, and Johor.
UniKL MIMET offers a wide range of programs at the pre-university, undergraduate, and postgraduate levels, with a specialization in marine engineering technology.
In terms of ranking and reputation, UniKL has received a 5-star rating in the latest SETARA rating. It is ranked between #1,001-1,200 in the world according to the QS World University Rankings 2024.