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Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in International Business (ODL)

Programme Overview

(N-DL/0414/6/0028) (2/28) (MQA/PA 16078)

Gain extensive knowledge of international markets and explore the world of cross-border transactions with this online Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in International Business (ODL). You will develop a comprehensive understanding of international business principles, have expertise in functional areas such as marketing and finance in an international environment, and have an appreciation and awareness of foreign cultures and practices.  

The online programme will give you an in-depth understanding of current and future global business trends. You will develop an awareness of the sustainability issues pertinent to business in the wider global context.
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
  • Diploma/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 DKM/ DLKM/ DVM CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00 with 2 years of relevant working experience AND subjected to Bridging programme; OR
  • Matriculation/Foundation CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00
  • UEC Grade B in five (5) subjects and passes in Mathematics and English
  • A-LEVEL Pass with Grade D in two subjects
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 65
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) 24 points across six subjects
  • Other qualifications recognised as equivalent
  • 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:
    • Proof of English proficiency certification will be required e.g. IELTS, MUET, TOEFL. See the website for the minimum qualifying score 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
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Sustainability and Innovation
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Communication
  • Introductory Business Statistics
  • Legal Environment of Business (Malaysian Environment)
  • Digital Business
  • Integrity and Anti-Corruption
  • Communicative Malay 2 (International Students)
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Microeconomics
  • Management Information System
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Falsafah dan Isu Semasa (Malaysian students)
  • Contemporary Challenges – Making a Difference**
Year 2
  • Macroeconomics
  • Company Law
  • International Business
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Export and Logistics Management
  • Appreciation of Ethics and Civilisation
  • Operations Management
  • Business Research Methods
  • Human Resource Management
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Financial Management
  • Organizational Theory and Design
  • Marketing Management
  • Changemakers – Creativity and Value Creation**
Year 3
  • Strategic Management
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • International Entrepreneurship
  • International Marketing
  • International Human Resource Management
  • International Finance
  • Business Project
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics
  • Technology Management
  • International Management
  • International Trade Economics
  • Technopreneurship
  • Global Trading System and Policy
  • Leading and Developing People**
*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
Modes of Assessments
  • Examination: Closed/open book, mid-term exam, final exam, tests
  • Coursework: Assignments, reports, laboratory practical
  • Projects: Reports individual/ group
  • Others: Class participation, attendance, group activities
Malaysian Students
MYR 40,140
International Students
MYR 40,140
Once you’ve successfully completed the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in International Business (ODL) programme, you’ll be ready to start your career in these  careers, including:
  • Consultant Foreign Exchange Trader
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Trade Specialist
  • Import/Export Coordinator
  • International Accountant
  • Customs Compliance Specialist
  • International Economist
  • International Banker

Programme Enquiry Form

    • Value for Money: The programme provides an affordable way to pursue a degree and invest in your future
    • Collaborative Learning: Remain connected by interacting with fellow students and staff through our online learning system
    • Online Resources: You will have all the resources you need to complete your degree remotely including online tutorials, videos, webinar sessions, and recorded lectures
    • Quality Assurance: This programme is accredited by MQA

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