Master of Science (M.S)

Field Of Study

  (a) Environmental Sciences  
 
  Environmental Quality Conservation
  Environmental Pollution Control Technology
  Environmental Analysis and Modeling
  Environmental Systems and Processes
  Marine and Fresh Water Ecosystem
  Environmental Hydrology and Hydrogeology
 

 

  (b) Environmental Management  
 
  Environmental Planning and Management
  Environmental Policy and Governance
  Environmental Economics
  Environmental Ethics
  Environmental Education
 

 

Introduction To The Programme

The program will equip students with knowledge and expertise through course work, research and exposure to advances in environmental sciences. The objective of the program is to produce graduates who are able to use their knowledge in science and technology as an application to overcome the environmental problem in order to achieve a sustainable administration and development. Graduates from this program will be competent to carry out research and teaching in related fields.

 

Admissions Requirements

Applicants should posses a bachelor degree recognized by in Environmental Studies or related fields with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent or 3 years experience in the related field.

 

Semester Offered

First Semester and Second Semester.

 

Programme Requirements

a. Credit Requirement for Graduation

The minimum coursework requirement forgraduation is 9 credits. Students are allowed to register for courses offered within or outside the faculty to support their field of study. The course will be determined by the Supervisory Comitte.

b. Other Requirements

i. SPS 5903 Seminar  
The candidate is required to register and must pass SPS 5903 Seminar (1 credit). This course must be registered by the second semester of the program.
   
ii.Thesis  
The candidate is required to register for SPS 5999 (Master Thesis) course. This is a research project whereby at the end of the study period the candidate will submit a thesis. The thesis will be examined and a viva voce will be condudted to determine the student's competency in the field of study.

 

Tuition Fees

   
  Basic Fee
 
Semester
Total (RM)
First Semester
1,600.00
Second Semester onwards
1,350.00
Final Semester
1,850.00
   
  Foreign students same as above with additonal RM 1000.00 per semester.
   

 

For further information contact:
Assoc. Prof. Dr Mohamad Pauzi Zakaria
Deputy Dean (Graduate,Research and Development)
Dean's Office
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Malaysia

+60-3-89466764/6751
mpauzi@env.upm.edu.my