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Environmental Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
University rank #651 (QS) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The Environmental Engineering programme from Universiti Teknologi Mara aims to enhance the understanding of environmental engineering through teaching and research in key areas of interests while enhancing the ability to think critically and solve environmental engineering problems. 
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To nurture capable and competent specialist  in  environemtanl engineering who uphold sustainable development philosophy of the nation through creative and innovative process of teaching and learning, research based and professional ethics to support future needs of the national and global agenda.  

The  Environmental Engineering programme from Universiti Teknologi Mara consists of core and elective courses including Research Methodology, Sustainability Management, Financial Management for Engineers, Water Resources Planning and Management, Advanced Water Supply,  Erosion  and  Sedimentation,  Flood Management and  Mitigation,  Hydraulic  Structures,  Groundwater  Pollution and  Engineering, Coastal  Harbour Engineering, Membrane Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Advanced Wastewater Treatment Technology, Solid Waste Management, Environmental Monitoring, Environmental Assessment and Research Project

Graduates can augment their skills to increase their marketability in related areas with the enhanced knowledge and ability that they have acquired from this programme.


Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology
  • Sustainability Management
  • Financial Management for Engineers
  • Risk Management
  • Erosion and Sedimentation
  • Advanced Water Supply
  • Flood Management and Mitigation
  • Hydraulic Structures
  • Coastal and Harbor Engineering
  • Water Resources Planning and Management
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Environmental Assessment
  • Air Pollution
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Advanced Wastewater Treatment Technology
  • Membrane Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Groundwater Pollution and Engineering

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 18 months
    • Duration description

      1,5- 2 years

    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      2-4 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Photocopy of Passport - Front page (must be certified as true copy)
  • Photocopy of Bachelor Degree certificate - application for master program (must be certified as true copy)
  • Photocopy of Bachelor & Master Degree certificates - application for PhD program (must be certified as true copy)
  • Photocopy of Examination/Academic Tanscripts (must be certified as true copy)
  • Referee Reports – 2 referees
  • Application for Master or PhD by research must include a research proposal
  • Checklist for the required documents 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1168 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.
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International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM):4,840 

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

  • 2210 - 3820 MYR/month
    Living Costs

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