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Our Vision

INOS aspires to achieve scientific excellence by providing ocean solution through scientific research that combines new technology and innovative approach that will leads to new understanding of the complex and constantly changing marine ecosystems.

Who we are?

We are a national HICoE (Higher Institution Centre of Excellence) in marine science. We work on holistic and integrated approach in addressing marine and oceanographic issues at both local and regional level via various research teams.

“We strategically position ourself with various partners to envision our marine future, for the benefits of science and providing positive impact towards the society”

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The ‘Beauty of Ocean Knowledge (BOOK)’

08 – 16 JUNE 2021


Theme: The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods

(Lautan: Kehidupan dan Kelestarian Hidup)

(in conjunction with the World Oceans Day (WOD) global celebration on 08th June every year)


Dive deep into the Beauty of Ocean Knowledge (BOOK) for a week, and get to know our ocean closer during “WOW”.

Find interesting facts, infographic and videos that will blow your mind. Join the QUIZ.


The BOOK provides you 7 chapters during WOW.

A Chapter A Day, 3 sub-chapters of interesting facts daily at @10.00am, @1.00pm and @5.00pm every days.


Let’s become more knowledgeable and responsible SEAtizen


#WOWUMT2021 #WorldOceansDay




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INOS Seminar Series



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Tel: +609-6683195 Fax: +609-6692166

Institute of Oceanography and Environment
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
21030 Kuala Nerus
Terengganu, MALAYSIA

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