Vision & Mission



To be at the forefront in generating and disseminating scientific ideas and knowledge in marine and maritime research for sustainable utilization and management of the marine environment 


To seek scientific understanding and to promote best management practices in the utilization of the marine environment, ocean law and maritime affairs, through multidisciplinary research, education and training

Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences
C308, Institute of Advanced Studies Building,
University of Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur,

Tel: (+603) 7967 4640 / 6995
Fax: (+603) 7967 6994
Email: admin.ioes@um.edu.my

Office Hours 
Mon - Fri: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Sat, Sun and Public Holidays: Closed