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3.5 Years


Feb, July and Sept

Dual Award

UK Qualification

Bachelor in Accounting (Honours)

Programme Overview


With our Bachelor of Accounting (Hons), we shape our students into professionals that are integral to every business with the most competent skills in the industry. Professionally recognised by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), graduates will be exempt from 9 out of 13 modules to become qualified chartered accountants.

Accounting graduates are in global demand, and accounting has become a highly mobile career with endless job opportunities and career advancements. IUMW ensure students can maximise on these opportunities, transforming students into career-progressive individuals, ready to advance as global business leaders.
  • STPM or equivalent, Grade C+ (GPA 2.33) in any two (2) subjects, AND credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent
  • STAM Grade of Jayyid, AND credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent; OR
  • UEC Grade B in five (5) subjects including Mathematics
  • Diploma in accounting or related field, or its equivalent, CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00
  • Matriculation/Foundation or equivalent, CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00, AND credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent
  • A-LEVEL Pass with Grade C in two subjects, AND credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent; OR
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 65
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) 24 points across six subjects.
  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 2
  • Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM) / Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/ Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) with a minimum CGPA 2.75 out of 4.00, subject to passing the bridging programme
  • Other qualifications recognised as equivalent.

  • Note:
  • The credit requirement at SPM level can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM/STAM/Matriculation/Foundation level are equivalent/higher
  • Malaysian students are required to achieve a minimum score of Band 2 in MUET OR its equivalent
  • Students enrolling on a Dual Award programme will be subject to the English requirements of UWTSD/UK

  • English language competency requirements for international students:
  • See latest requirements here
  • English language requirements can be waived if the international student EITHER comes from a country that uses English as the official language OR the entry qualification use
Year 1
  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban
  • Communicative Malay (International Student)
  • Business Communication
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship OR Bahasa Kebangsaan A* 
  • Introductory Business Statistics
  • Microeconomics
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 1
  • Management Accounting 1
  • Legal Environment of Business (Malaysian Environment)
  • Integrity and Anti-Corruption
  • Falsafah dan Isu Semasa (Malaysian students)
  • Business Mathematics
  • Contemporary Challenges- Making a Difference**
*For Malaysian students who do not possess a credit in Bahasa Melayu subject at SPM level

Year 2
  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 2
  • Management Accounting 2
  • Company Law
  • Taxation
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Management Accounting 3
  • Financial Management
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 3
  • Auditing and Assurance
  • Business Research Methods
  • International Finance*
  • International Business*
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Sustainability and Innovation
  • Malaysian Studies 3 (International Students) 
  • Changemakers-Creativity and Value Creation**
*Choose any ONE (1) elective

Year 3
  • Business Project 
  • Corporate Governance and Ethics
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Strategic Business Analysis
  • Corporate Finance
  • Strategic Management
  • Accounting Theory and Practice
  • Public Sector Accounting
  • Industrial Training
  • Leading and Developing People**

Choose any THREE (3) electives:
  • *Advanced Financial Management
  • *Advanced Management Accounting
  • *Islamic Accounting
  • *Advanced Auditing
**Dual Award Module / Dual Award students only
Assessments under this programme are varied; they are based on either full coursework (100%) or a combination of coursework and final examination. The most common combination to be found is 60% coursework and 40% for final examination. Classes are held face-to-face, and include lectures and tutorials (offline and online). Our students are expected to demonstrate their understanding through several forms of assessments, including but not limited to discussions, essays, reports, quizzes, projects and written tests.

Students are expected to undergo six (6) long semesters and three (3) short semesters, over a span of three years. In the final semester, students can opt to go for an 8-week Industrial training or undertake a research project. At the end of the programme, students will have completed 120 credits and graduate with a MQA-accredited Bachelor’s degree.
Malaysian Students
Single Award: MYR66,750
International Students
Single Award: MYR73,850
Dual Award Fee: MYR18,000
  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Finance Executive
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Controller
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Investment Banker
  • Tax Consultant

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    • Accredited by MQA and recognised by JPA.
    • A Dual Award degree programme in collaboration with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD), UK. Students will receive certification from both IUMW and UWTSD upon completion of their degree.
    • Graduates will be eligible to receive exemptions from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), CPA Australia.
    • Opportunity to study in the UK at our partner university, UWTSD.

    Study Abroad for the experience of lifetime

    Sign up for a Dual Award programme and not only will you earn a UK degree, but you will have the opportunity to study at our partner university, the University of Wales Trinity Saint David.

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