B.Eng. On Campus

Environmental Engineering (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

48 months
3877 USD/year
2913 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Environmental Engineering (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman is an interdisciplinary discipline with a combination of civil engineering and chemical engineering. The programme aims to produce environmental engineer who will be successful in modern engineering practice, intergrate into the local and global workforce, and contribute to the economy of Malaysia and nation. 


The basic mission of the Environmental Engineering (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman is to provide the fundamental intellectual knowledge, when supplemented by professional experience that will provide the technical and interpersonal skills required to conceive, plan, design, and implement the systems needed to provide and ensure environmental protection for human health and the sustainability of our natural ecosystem.

Environmental engineers possess a strong commitment to the environment and they enjoy a career that allows them to improve it. The most successful environmental engineers have background in mathematics and science and are detail-oriented. Environmental engineers make significant contributions in the areas of civil, structural and waste resource engineering. Upon graduation environmental engineers will know how to communicate with engineering knowledge in a variety of problem areas in the engineering industry.

Professional in this fled work on issue like wastewater treatment, toxic materials control and air quality control. Duties vary by project and can include collecting and analysing data, performing quality control checks, evaluating and devising solution for environmental hazards. Environmental engineers will be communicating with municipalities, urban and rural communities and even be involved with water resource management in agriculture. They even will be an industry leader in implementing engineering and environmental policies and procedures.

Career Prospects

  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Planner and Designer
  • Environmental Researchers
  • EIA Consultant
  • An Operator of Pollution Control Facilities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Materials
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • English for Engineering
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Health and Sanitation
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Mathematics for Engineering I
  • Microbiology for Environmental Engineers

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Malaysian Stu: You are advised to apply for admission as early as possible
  • International Stu: You are advised to apply for admission 3 months in advance


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to UTAR is on purely meritocratic basis. You are expected to satisfy the academic qualification and English Language requirement set by the University. Some programmes may have additional requirements such as the submission of a drawing portfolio, and an interview before the University decides on the admission.
  • For admission into undergraduate programmes, the University will accept the applications from students with the standard list of foreign qualifications. 
  • For your information that the University has its minimum entry requirement (MER) for each qualification and each programme. Should you do not fulfill the MER, you will be required to undertake a one-year Foundation studies. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3877 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15509 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    2913 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11652 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • RM49,250 (Malaysian); 
  • RM65,550 (International)


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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