Master of Environmental Engineering (MEng) – Taught Course

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Online application through JOIN UKM System via https://www.ukm.my/join/ and intake once a year (September Intake). Application fee of RM50.00 (for Malaysian applicants), USD50.00 or MYR100.00, USD 100 (for International applicants) as instructed in the online application system.

Programme Introduction

The Master of Environmental Engineering programme is offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, UKM. This programme provides an integrated background in environmental science which covers ecosystem and environmental impacts and management, liquid and solid waste management and treatment, waste water engineering and air pollution equipment design. This programme is a multidiscipline programme integrating three engineering programmes namely chemical engineering, civil engineering and mechanical engineering. Among courses being offered are Environmental Management: Ecology, Audit and Impact, Air Pollution Chemistry and Control, Advanced Wastewater Treatment Process and Industrial Waste Management.

Programme Advantages

Either one of the criteria below:


Criteria 1

CGPA 2.50 and above : A Bachelor of Engineering degree with honours or Bachelor of Engineering
Technology/ its equivalent


Criteria 2

CGPA 2.0 – 2.49 : Bachelor of Engineering degree or related field or its equivalent with thorough
internal assessment


Criteria 3

CGPA 3.00 and above : A Bachelor of Science degree with honours (other than engineering) or
Bachelor of Science Technology (other than engineering) / its equivalent


Criteria 4

CGPA 2.99 and below : A Bachelor of Science degree with honours (other than engineering) or
Bachelor of Science Technology (other than engineering) / its equivalent with thorough internal
assessment


Criteria 5

Meet Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL A) for Malaysian candidates only:

a) Minimum age of 30 years old at the date of the application
b) Pass Diploma in related field or other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian
Government and approved by the University’s Senate;
c) Other equivalent qualification;
d) Certificate of MQA APEL with MQF Level 7



Mode of Study: Course Work

Full Time: 1½ -2 years

Part Time: 2- 4 years

Lectures start at 6:00-9:00pm, Monday – Thursday

English Language requirement for international candidates are as follows:

a. Minimum score 5.5 IELTS or any equivalent exams as aligned to The Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) as approved by the Senate OR

b. Letter of confirmation of academic qualification obtained using English as the medium of instruction issued by the stated University OR

c. Candidates studying from countries where English is gazetted as the official language (refer to The International Academic Grade Guide 2nd Edition)

Please contact coordinatorDr. Jarinah Mohd Ali at jarinah@ukm.edu.my for more details.

SemesterCourse CodeCourse NameCategoryUnits
Semester IKKKF6013Research Methodology for Science and TechnologyW3
KKKS6243Air Pollution Chemistry and ControlW3
CMIE6013*Social EntrepreneurshipW3
CMIE6213*Product Innovation and EntrepreneurshipW3
LMCM1083Bahasa Melayu komunikasi Antarabangsa
Compulsory for international candidates
AU
LMCM1093Bahasa Melayu untuk Pelajar Nusantara
Compulsory for Indonesia and Brunei candidates
AU
Electives Programme (Select 2 only)
KKKS6233Environmental Risk AnalysisP3
KKKS6263Low Carbon TechnologiesP3
KKKA6833Urban Water ModellingP3
Total Units15
Semester IIKKKS6433Industrial Waste ManagementW3
KKKS6143Municipal Solid Waste ManagementW3
KKKF6016Research Project IW6
Electives Programme (Select 2 only)
KKKS6373Symbiotic Eco-CommunityP3
KKKS6393Energy Recovery from Waste and Biomass FuelsP3
KKKA6303Surface Water HydrologyP3
Total Units18
Semester IIIKKKS6033Environmental Management: Ecology, Audit and
Impact Assessment
W3
KKKS6353Advanced Wastewater Treatment ProcessW3
KKKF6016Research Project IIW3
Total Units12
Grand Total45
**Note: W = Compulsory, P = Elective, AU – Audit
*Subject to change and choose ONE subject only

For more details of the programme, please contact :

Dr. Jarinah Mohd Ali
Coordinator,
Master of Environmental Engineering Programme,
Department of Chemical & Process Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering & Built Environment,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia,
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor,
MALAYSIA

Tel : 603-8921 8377
Fax : 603-8911 8345
Email : jarinah@ukm.edu.my