I graduated from the National University of Malaysia with a BSc in Environmental Chemistry and continued my MSc at the Brandenburg Technical University of Cottbus, Germany for Process Engineering & Plant Design. Afterwards, he did my PhD in Atmospheric Science at The University Malaya, Malaysia. While in his PhD period, he distinguished himself as an atmospheric scientist due to his achievement in scientific research activities involving the University of Cambridge (UK), University of East Anglia (UK), University of York (UK), and University of Heidelberg (Germany). He was also awarded a PhD with distinction from UM in 2012. After finished his PhD, he joined The National University of Malaysia (UKM) as a senior lecturer at the Department of Earth Sciences & Environment and was appointed as the Head of Centre for Tropical System & Climate Change (IKLIM) at The Institute of Climate Change UKM from 2014 to 2018. He garnered various research grants including Antarctic Research Grant for Climate Change studies. He published more than 30 publications including refereed journals, chapters in books and proceedings.