Inspired by the challenges on complex issues of Geoengineering related to tropical climate, GEOTROPIK was established on February 2016. GEOTROPIK is envisioned as a dynamic multidisciplinary fields of geoengineering to face problems of practical importance for both industries and government agencies.

GEOTROPIK has an outstanding research facilities, dedicated technical and administrative staffs and fellows whose expertise in Geotechnics, Geology, Geohazard, Ground Water, Geoenvironment, Geomatics, Geospatial Information System (GIS), Geophysics, Instrumentation & Monitoring and Computational Geoengineering, which will promote internal and external networking and coordination, with sharing of resources and knowledge.

VISION : GEOTROPIK as a Leader in Tropical Geoengineering Nationally and Globally.

MISSION : GEOTROPIK as the World Academic Service center in Tropical Geoengineering field.


  • To deliver an intellectual discourse or training in tropical geoengineering field
  • To provide sustainable services to related industries and community in relations with tropical geoengineering.
  • To become an outstanding consultant center.



Research Ecosystem
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia UTM Nexus - Research & Innovation

Office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Innovation)

DVCRI Profile Johor Bahru Office Kuala Lumpur Office

Higher Institution Centre of Excellence (HI-COE)

Advance Membrane Technology Research Centre - AMTEC Institute of Noise & Vibration - INV Wireless Communication Centre - WCC

Research Institute

Centre of Excellence (COE)

Institute of High Voltage & High Current - IVAT UTM-MPRC Institue for Oil & Gas - IFOG Centre for Artificial Intelligence & Robotics - CAIRO Centre for Engineering Education - CEE Centre for Advanced Composite Materials - CACM Innovation Centre in Agritechnology for Advanced Bioprocessing - ICA Institute of Bioproduct Development - IBD

Service Entity

Research Management Centre - RMC Penerbit UTM Press Centre for Community & Industry Network - CCIN Innovation & Commercialisation Centre - ICC University Laboratory Management Centre - PPMU Institut Sultan Iskandar - UTM-ISI

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