M.Sc. On Campus

Astronautics (Research)

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

24 months
1531 USD/year
868 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Astronautics (Research) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia helps students master the tools needed to understand the climate change system and mitigate its impact on economics and ecosystem.  


Astronautics (Research) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia provides a focus on the solar-terrestrial interactions (e.g., magnetic reconnections, solar flare, geomagnetic storm, and ionospheric storm), and the tools required for forecasting the space weather and for the earthquake precursor. Our research programs have strong collaborations with government agencies as well as international and local institutions.

Students at Astronautics (Research) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia will gain knowledge in:

  • life cycle assessment, 
  • environmental engineering and footprinting, 
  • air quality & pollution, 
  • wastewater treatment, 
  • Carbon Footprint, 
  • biomass burning emission & transport, 
  • urban climate & pollution, 
  • environmental issues, 
  • geospatial data analysis, 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • plasma bubbles, 
  • signal scintillation, 
  • antenna design, 
  • solar flare detection system, 
  • HF propagation & GPS, 
  • satellite data analysis and astrobiology.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application can be made any time throughout the year.


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A relevant Bachelor's Degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or its equivalent, as accepted by the Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree with a CGPA between 2.50 and not reaching 2.75, or its equivalent, may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment; OR
  • A relevant Bachelor's Degree with a CGPA of less than 2.50 or it’s equivalent and a minimum of 5 years working experience in a related field, may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment;
  • Overseas candidates must meet the English language requirements set by the Faculty and the University.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1531 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3063 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    868 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1736 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National full time RM 7,300
  • National part time RM 9,125
  • International RM 12,880

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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