Diploma in Environmental Management

SUMMARY

Level
Diploma(MNQF Level 5)
Duration
1 year(2 Semesters)
Modes
Available Modes (Full-Time)

current Intake

current Intake
August Intake 2024
Campus
Male' (Full-Time),Hithadhoo (Full-Time)

Overview

This is an exit of Bachelor of Environmental Management and not offered separately. Bachelor of Environmental Management is a general undergraduate degree giving a broad understanding of Environment. The degree is a Maldivian qualification that meets the international standards for a first degree. The degree structure and content have been developed as a collaborative effort between Maldives Environment Management Project (MEMP) funded by World Bank and Maldives National University. Bachelor of Environmental Management (BEM) course is designed to train skilled professionals in the area of environmental management so that Maldives continue to develop in a way that advances sustainable human development by providing the highest possible quality of life for our people through the wise use and development of natural resources.

Entry Requirements

General Entry

  • i) Two passes in GCE A' Level/HSC or equivalent OR,
  • ii) Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field OR,
  • iii) Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study target program

Language Requirements

  • i) Certified proficiency in English (GCE O' Level/ IGCSE English / MNU English Language Competency Test) or equivalent

General Notes

  • Entry requirements are indicative. Depending on the sequence and the number of applications received, all qualifying students may not gain entry.
  • Circumstances may require the University to defer or cancel some courses, especially when the minimum class size (10 for certificate & diploma courses, 15 for Degrees courses) is not achieved.
  • Passes at GCE OL/SSC and HSC is considered to be grades "C" or above and passes at GCE AL is considered to be the grades "E" or above.

Structure

Semester 1

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
BIO123
Life on Earth (CORE)
1,245
SCI107
Scientific and Analytical Skills (CORE)
1,245
ENV101
Global Environmental issues in a local context (CORE)
1,245
ENV105
Environment and Community Health (CORE)
1,245
DHI113
Dhivehi for Professional (CORE)
Semester Total60
4,980

Semester 2

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ENV111
Field Techniques (CORE)
1,245
ENV103
Introduction to earth and marine sciences (CORE)
1,245
ENV109
Sustainable Human Development (CORE)
1,245
BIO103
Plants and Ecology (CORE)
1,245
Semester Total60
4,980

Careers

Environmental Consultants Sustainability Managers Waste Management Specialists Environmental Policy Analysts Environmental Officers