Diploma In Green Building

The course aims to create professionals that are competent in transforming and managing building designs and construction with green considerations.

Graduates will be equipped with professionalism, knowledge and skills to cater for the lucrative market demands from the perspective of architecture and engineering. The course emphasizes on green building delivery and life cycle which includes strategic planning needs analysis, design review and post-occupancy evaluation.


By completing this course the students will be able to:

  • Introduce the new energy management standard ISO 50001
  • Provide technical knowledge and skills in sustainable Building Services
  • Explain principles of building design, implementation, operation and commissioning
  • Understand the principles and the use of renewable energy sources
  • Understand the fundamental concepts of sustainable design and green building practices

ENTRY RWQUIREMENTS:  Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / O Levels / UEC (5 credits) or equivalent (3 credits)

DURATION:  2 1/2 years

INTAKES:  Jan, April,  August & October


First Year :

  • Business English
  • Fundamental Physics
  • Fundamental of Engineering Economy
  • Fundamental Chemistry
  • Basic Engineering Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Engineering Economy
  • Fundamental Chemistry
  • Basic Engineering Mathematics
  • Introduction to Environmental Policy
  • Introduction to Green Buillding
  • Waste Management: Theory and Policy
  • Sustainable Building Design
  • Introduction to Building Performance
  • Fundamental of Drafting & CAD
  • Fundamental of Indoor Air Quality
  • Ethics for Built Environment

Second Year :

  • Building Services and Sustainability
  • Introduction to Energy Management
  • Basic Construction Materials &Sustainability
  • 3D Modelling & Construction
  • Fundamental of Geotechnics andGeotechnology
  • Introduction to Value Management iConstruction
  • Fundamentals of Structural System and Design
  • Sustainable Facility Management
  • Basic Occupational Safety and Health
  • Project Management
  • Building Control System
  • HVAC Fundamentals
  • Final Year Project
  • Sanitation Services for Buildings
  • Introduction to Urban Design and Development

Third Year:

  • Industrial Attachment





  • Bahasa Kebangsaan
  • Pengajian Moral/Islam
  • Pengajian Malaysia


  • Green building rating tools developers or accreditation members
  • Green building consultants or facilitators
  • Urban or town planners
  • Sustainability system developers
  • Environmental and renewable energy consultants
  • Campaign and event managers
  • Green products managers
  • Landsaping specialists or consultants
  • Holistic passive solar building designers
  • Solar energy engineers or consultants
  • Green buildings architects and engineers
  • Eco-technology specialist and consultants
  • Green construction & building specialists or inspectors
  • Civil engineers