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Master of Technology (Environmental Management) – Coursework & Research

The Master of Technology (Environmental Management) programme was established to produce experts in environmental management and technology. Hands-on training enhanced the emplacement of these graduates in the relevant organizations and companies more appropriately. The programme includes both theoretical and applied aspects including management tools and basic concepts to advanced technologies. The programme consists of two components, coursework and research project.


Benefits

Candidates get the opportunity to learn up to date theoretical aspects together with relevant practical lesson on environmental analysis. The dissertation segment gives the confidence for candidates to carry out research in any area on environmental issue. Internationally recognized examiners ensure the dissertation quality which gives the advantage to students in this program.

Career Opportunity

The training obtained in this program ensures excellent career option for Master of Technology (Environmental Management) graduates. The field of employment is very widespread and opportunities are aplenty. The research project further enhances the employability of these students. Careers are available both in government departments and in the many private companies involved in environment projects.

Course Structure
COURSE MODULE (56 Credit Hours)

Core Courses (13 credits)

COURSE CODE
SUBJECT
CREDITS
SHGD6101 Environmental System: Concepts and Issues
3
SHGD6102 Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Technologies
3
SHGD6103 Pollution Control and Waste Treatment Technologies
3
SHGD6104 Environmental Management and Planning
3
SHGD6173 Practical Master of Technology (Environmental Management)
1
SHGD6180 Dissertation*
40
*Research Project/Dissertation
Candidates carry out research in the candidate's approved field of research over a minimum period of 2 semesters.

Elective courses (3 credits)
Please select one (1) subject only:
COURSE CODE
SUBJECT
CREDITS
SHGD6301 Environmental Economics
3
SHGD6304 Aquatic Resources and Management
3
SHGD6305 Remote Sensing and GIS
3
SHGD6306 Air Pollution and Noise Control Technologies
3
SHGD6307 Water Pollution Control Technologies
3
SHGD6308 Solid Waste Management
3
SHGD6309 Environmental Chemical Analysis
3
SHGD6310 Environmental Risk Analysis and Management
3
SHGD6312 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
3
SHGD6313 Cleaner Technology
3
SHGD6314 Environmental Health and Safety
3
SHGD6135 Agriculture and Environment
3

Language Requirement

The medium of instruction is in English. International students required to attend and pass a basic course in Bahasa Melayu before the degree can be conferred.

Entry Requirement

Applicants should possess one of following:

1. Bachelor’s degree with Hons (CGPA 3.00 and above) or its equivalent in the related field,or

2. Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in related field with a minimum of one (1) year of relevant working experience in the related field,or

3. Any other qualifications approved by the University of Malaya’s Senate time to time.

** International students are required to achieved at least band 6 IELTS or a score of 550 TOEFL if they had obtained their Bachelor’s degree from a university in which the medium of instruction is other than English.

Intake Schedule

First Semester / September Intake

Second Semester / February Intake

Fees
Last Update: July 18, 2017

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