Bachelor of Financial Engineering (Hons.)

Faculty of Management (FOM)

(R/343/6/0201) 07/21 (A7351)

The three-and- a-half-year programme emphasises on the key fundamentals of financial research and development framework, as well as on developing multimedia and ICT literacy to compete in today financial industry. The Programme will provide students with thorough understanding in financial supremacy and technological financial strategy in business. Students will be familiarised with financial subjects such as Mathematics for Finance, Principles of Finance, Differential Equations, and others.

The fundamentals of financial literacy is then supplemented with technologically related subjects, in a move to produce graduates with great financial efficiency and competitiveness. In doing so, students will be engaged in subjects such as Computer Networks and Internet Computing, Database Management Systems, Computer Programming, Database Management Systems, Computer Networks and Internet Computing, Mathematical Programming and Software Engineering.


  • 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 and a credit in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM/O Level or its equivalent;
    • • 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 Mathematic and a pass in English at SPM OR
    • • Pass Diploma in Finance, Banking, Insurance or related field from a recognised institution with minimum CGPA of 2.50, and a credit in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM/O Level or its equivalent.
    • 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
        • Management
          Mathematics for Finance
          Management Information Systems
          Accounting for Decision Making
          Personal Finance
          Statistics for Finance
          Principles of Finance
          Fundamental of Marketing
          English for Business Studies
          Financial Statistical Analysis
          Ethics and Governance
          Fundamental of Economics
          Financial Market and Institutions
      • Year 2
        • Security Analysis
          Financial Derivatives
          Elective 1
          Computer Programming
          Mathematical Programming
          Database Management System
          Software Engineering
          Financial Statement Analysis
          Stochastic Processes and Applied Probability
          Corporate Finance
          English for Business
          Entrepreneurial Finance
          International Finance
      • Year 3
        • Numerical Analysis
          Corporate Financial Strategies
          Time Series Analysis & Forecasting
          Monte Carlo Simulation Techniques
          Research Methodology
          Basic Econometics
          Business Law
          Research Project
          Financial Modeling
          Elective 2
          Elective 3
          Elective 4
      • Year 4
        • Practical Training
    • 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
    • Researchers, Analysts, Executives And Managers In Commercial Banking, Insurance, Unit Trusts, Investment Banking, Risk Management, Forex, Financial Derivatives, Capital And Equity Market.