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3 Years


Feb, July and Sept

Dual Award

UK Qualification

Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Finance

Programme Overview
(R2/0414/6/0314) (3/28) (MQA/FA3134)

The Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance prepares students for a successful career by harnessing their mathematical and strategic skills to propel growth in any organisation.

The programme prepares students with an in-depth understanding of how financial stocks and bonds, domestic and international finance issues and dimensions, and currency risks are managed. The modules will allow students to develop skills and knowledge in subjects such as corporate financial management, capital markets, and the principles and practices of risk management.
  • STPM or equivalent, Grade C (GPA 2.00) in any two (2) subjects, AND passes in Mathematics and English at SPM level or equivalent
  • STAM Grade of Jayyid, AND passes in Mathematics and English at SPM level or equivalent; OR
  • UEC Grade B in five (5) subjects and passes in Mathematics and English; OR
  • Matriculation/Foundation CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Diploma or Advanced Diploma, CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00; OR
  • A Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM) / Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/ Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00 AND subjected to Bridging programme; OR
  • A-LEVEL Pass with Grade D in two subjects, AND passes in Mathematics and English at SPM level or equivalent; OR
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 65; OR
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) 24 points across six subjects; OR
  • Other qualifications recognised as equivalent.

  • Note:
  • The credit requirement at SPM level can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM/STAM level are equivalent/higher
  • Students enrolling on a Dual Award programme will be subject to the English requirements of UWTSD/UK

  • English language competency requirements for international students:
  • International students are required to achieve a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS OR Band 3 in MUET OR 550 in TOEFL OR its equivalent
  • 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 uses English as the medium of instruction
Year 1
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Sustainability and Innovation
  • Digital Business
  • Business Communication
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship***
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Microeconomics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Introductory Business Statistics
  • Legal Environment of Business (Malaysian Environment)
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Communicative Malay 2 (International students)
  • Falsafah dan Isu Semasa (Malaysian Students)
  • Integrity and Anti-Corruption
  • Contemporary Challenges – Making a Difference**
Year 2
  • Macroeconomics
  • Company Law
  • Operation Management
  • International Business
  • Financial Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Research Methods
  • Business Plan
  • Marketing Management
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organisational Theory and Design
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurial Behaviour
  • Appreciation of Ethics and Civilisation
  • Changemakers – Creativity and Value Creation**
Year 3
  • Strategic Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Risk Management
  • International Finance
  • Investment Analysis
  • Money And Banking
  • Technology Management
  • Financial Modelling
  • Financial Technology (FinTech)
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Islamic Capital Markets
  • Leading and Developing People **
  • Business Project
*Malaysian students who did not get a credit for Bahasa Melayu in SPM and have not completed the module in any previous studies
**Dual Award Module / Dual Award students only
***Only for students who are not required to complete Bahasa Kebangsaan
Assessments under the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Finance 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: MYR50,180
International Students
Single Award: MYR59,660
Dual Award Fee: MYR18,000
Once you’ve successfully completed the Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance programme, you’ll be ready to start your career in these  careers, including:
  • Accounting Technician
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Risk Manager
  • Stockbroker
  • Investment Banker
  • Finance Executive
  • Financial Controller
  • Credit Manager

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    • Accredited by MQA and recognised by JPA.
    • Opportunity to study in the UK at our partner university, UWTSD.
    • Students are transformed into career-progressive individuals with the tools required to advance as business professionals leading the way in today’s global business environment.
    • Robustly created syllabus to produce skilled students who have the potential to become key experts of the future.

    Study Aboard for the experience of lifetime

    Sign up for the Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance Dual Award 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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