Bachelor of Finance (Hons.)

Faculty of Management (FOM)

(R/343/6/0105) 06/19 (A10480)

Finance professionals help organisations find and manage the resources needed to grow, make investments and acquisitions, plan for the future, and manage existing assets. This three-year programme is taught by lecturers with industry experience and professional qualifications e.g. CFA. Teaching is further enhanced with case studies and the active use of finance-related software and database e.g Datastream and Bloomberg. There are TWO specialisations offered; Investment and Banking.


  • Entry Requirements
    • • Pass Foundation / Matriculation from a recognised institution with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, and a credit in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR
    • • Pass STPM / A level or its equivalent with minimum Grade (C+) in 2 subjects inclusive of Mathematics / Economics / Accounting / Business Studies and a credit in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR
    • • Pass UEC with minimum of grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and English; OR
    • • Pass STAM with minimum grade Jayyid in 2 subjects and a credit in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM; OR
    • • Pass Diploma in Finance, Banking, Insurance or the related field from a recognised institution with minimum CGPA of 2.50, and a credit in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level.
    • English Entry Requirement for International Students:
      All undergraduate programmes offered by Faculty of Management require a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS or its equivalent, except for Bachelor of Finance (Hons.) and Bachelor of Financial Engineering (Hons.), which require higher minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS or its equivalent.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • English for Business Studies
          Mathematics for Finance
          Accounting for Decision Making
          Fundamental of Economics
          English for Business Communication
          Financial Management
          Statistics for Finance
          Fundamental of Marketing
          Critical Thinking and Applications in Management
          Financial Market and Institution
      • Year 2
        • Business Law
          Corporate Finance
          Research Methodology
          Management Information Systems
          Financial Statement Analysis
          Ethics and Governance
          Entrepreneurship Finance
          Basic Economathics
          Elective 1
          Practical Training
          Personal Finance
      • Year 3
        • Corporate Financial Strategies
          Financial Derivatives
          International Finance
          Financial Modelling
          Security Analysis
          Real Estate Finance
          Public Finance
          Behavioural Finance
          Financial Statistical Analysis
          Elective 2
          Elective 3
          Elective 4
    • Elective Modules
      • Choose any of the 3 subjects listed below:
      • Personal Finance
      • Tax Planning
      • Technical Analysis
      • Merger and Aquisition
    • University Subjects
      • Year 1
        U1 – Hubungan Etnik OR Pengajian Malaysia 3
      • Year 2
        U2 – Bahasa Kebangsaan A or Foreign Language
        U4 – Co-Curriculum
        U3 – Introduction to Multicultural Studies in Malaysia / Stress and Well-Being among Malaysians / Islamic Institutions in Malaysia
      • Year 3
        U1 – TITAS or Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • Career Prospects
    • Executives and managers for banking, insurance, finance, investment sector, manufacturing, education, consultancy, financial analyst, planners, adjustors and international trade.