Programme by Specialisation

Medical Science Technology

* All information are provided by CQA.
* All information is correct at the time of publication. UniKL reserves the right to make changes to the programmes offered and its content without prior notice. Programmes will be offered subject to MQA approval
Latest updates 

Medical Science Technology

« Back

Programme : Diploma of Medical Science Technology in Environmental Health Science

Diploma Teknologi Sains Perubatan dalam Sains Kesihatan Persekitaran

Programme Summary
Programme Code : JPT/BPP (R/725/4/0025) 06/18, MQA A 8825
Status Programme : Accredited
Institutes : Universiti Kuala Lumpur Institute of Medical Science Technology (UniKL MESTECH)
Specialisation : Medical Science Technology
Study Level : Diploma
Intake : Jan&June
Duration : three_years


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


Semester 1
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Instrumentation for Biomedical Science
  • Cell Biology
  • Introduction to Healthcare
  • Technical & Communication English
  • Mandarin I


Semester 2
  • Islamic/Moral Studies
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Human Biochemistry
  • Basic Medical Microbiology
  • Human Pharmacology
  • Technical & Communication English II
  • Mandarin II
  • Co-curriculum I


Semester 3
  • Human Immunology
  • Pathogenic Microbiology
  • Health Science Statistics
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Vector Control
  • Technical & Communication English II
  • Disease Control


Semester 4
  • Air Pollution Exposure
  • Water Quality, Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Microbiological
  • Food Protection
  • Introduction to Legal Procedure
  • Scientific Communication
  • Co-curriculum II
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship


Semester 5
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Environmental Waste Management
  • Environmental Evaluation & Analysis
  • Introduction to Industrial Safety and Health
  • Management & Quality Assurance
  • Final Year Project


Semester 6
  • Industrial Training

Entry Requirement


Contact Us

For further information please contact

Marketing & Student Recruitment Division
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Level 3, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur
(attn. Mdm Saralina Anuar)
Tel : +603 – 2175 4000
Fax : +603 – 2175 4446
email :