What will I learn?

Along with advancements in environmental health technology, this course is offered to fulfil the needs for skilled and trained environmental technologist to assist in the operation, management and enforcement of environmental health. Environmental Health Science Technologist plays a major role as a member of an interdisciplinary healthcare team.

They involve primarily in assisting environmental health officers to evaluate and control environmental hazards, maintaining a safe supply of food and drinking water, improving methods for treatment and disposal of waste and researching the environmental impact to overall human health. They also involve in assisting the enforcement of environmental health laws and regulations in order to maintain a safe and healthy environment to live in.

Career Path

Graduates of this diploma are qualified to work as Assistant Environmental Health Officer in:

Government sector (Local authorities and Ministry)

Private sector (Industry, Hotel)

Environmental consulting company

Which department am I in?

Universiti Kuala Lumpur Institute of Medical Science Technology (UniKL MESTECH)

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
RM14,700.00 (US$ 3,378) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

July 2020, January 2021


Universiti Kuala Lumpur Institute of Medical Science Technology (UniKL MESTECH)

A1-1 Jalan TKS 1,

Taman Kajang Sentral,



43000, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For international students

All international students must have completed at least 12 years of previous education and obtained a Higher Secondary School certificate equivalent to ‘A' Level. Entry requirements may vary from country to country.

Students need to meet the minimum English language proficiency requirements as follows:

IELTS - 5.0

TOEFL- 500 (PBT); 167 (CBT); 58 (IBT)


About this uni

UniKL’s chancellery is based in the KL city center and campuses in various locations of Malaysia- in closest proximity to its relevant industry.

  • One of Malaysia’s premier entrepreneurial universities
  • Ranked No. 301 of over 7000 universities (QS Asia Ranking)
  • Hands-on teaching approach with lots of practical work
  • More than 100 industry and university partners worldwide