Institut Perubahan Iklim

 Institute of Climate Change

Purposes of the Course

National capacity building in the field of climate change

There is a need of modelling and forecasting of climate change

To support national development plan, such as National Key Economic Areas (NKEA)

In line with Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR 4.0), Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), and 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26)

Why chooses this programme?

Our Master in Climate Change Coursework is one of its kind programme in this country focusing on raising the awareness of climate change and its impact on local and global scales. We are committed to improve the knowledge of graduates with the latest and state of the art tools in measuring, analyzing and predicting climate change that can aid in mitigation and policy making. Government agencies, private entities, consultation firms are welcomed to join us!

Program Offered

Programs National Education
Code (NEC)
Master in Climate Change (Coursework) 0521
  • Environmental Science
  • Course mode: Full time
  • Course delivery method
    • Medium language: English
    • Face to face: lectures, tutorials, practical work, visiting of sites
    • Online: blended learning, UKMFolio, Online meeting platforms

Graduates Will Have

Knowledge in recent Climate Change sciences

Real-life application and soft skills in conducting climate change research

Competent and high valued consultation skills in Climate Change sciences

Competent and high valued consultation skills in Climate Change sciences

Duration of Study and Fees

Minimum 2 Semesters, Maximum 4 Semesters

TYPE OF FEES Local (RM) International(RM)
Registration (1st semester only) 1,010.00 1,410.00
Services (each semester)
420.00 530.00
Study (each semester) 8,085.00 16,800.00
1st Semester 9,515.00 18,740.00
Subsequent Semesters 8,505.00 17,330.00
Total (2 Semesters only) 18,020.00 36,070.00

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Program Courses


  • Research Methodology
  • Emission Measurement and Monitoring
  • Climate Science and Prediction
  • Research Project (1 & 2)
  • Remote Sensing and Global Climate Change
  • Climate Change Excursion
  • Climate Change Economics and Policy
  • GIS Analysis in Climate Change


  • Land Use and Climate Change
  •  Introduction to Space Physics
  • Satellite – Based Applications on Climate Change
  • Ionosphere and Communication in Climate Change


  • Academic requirements
    • Bachelor’s Degree, CGPA ≥ 2.50
    • Bachelor’s Degree, CGPA ≤ 2.50, but with 5 years related working experience
  • Language Requirement (Foreign enrollments)
    • Not required
      • Citizens of countries with English language as official language (Native Speakers)
      • Graduated from academic institutions using English as medium of instruction
    • Recognized language standards
      • IELTS ≥ Band 5.0
      • TOEFL ≥ 60 (iBT)
      • CEFR ≥ Mid B2
      • MUET ≥ Band 3
    • Does not meet English language requirements (Non-Native Speaker)
      • Attend university level English Preparation Course for maximum 2 years
      • Candidates that attended third party English Preparation Course, should sit for either:
        • Malaysia university English Test (MUET); or
        • Exams recognized by The Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)

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