Multimedia University | Bachelor of Financial Engineering (Hons.)

Bachelor of Financial Engineering (Hons.)

Faculty of Management (FOM)

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

The three-and-a-half-year programme equips students with the knowledge blend in IT, mathematics and finance as well as financial modelling skills crucial for the financial technology (FINTECH) industry. The programme will provide students with financial acumen and thorough understanding of strategic technology in business finance. Students will delve into fundamental financial subjects such as Principles of Finance, Investment, Financial Derivatives, Mathematics for Finance and others. The finance fundamentals are then supplemented with fintech-related subjects to produce tech-savvy and competitive graduates. The subjects included are Financial Modelling, Mathematical Programming, Digital Transformation Technologies, Analytical Programming, Monte Carlo Simulation Technique and Numerical Analysis. In addition, hands-on practice with finance-related software and database such as Datastream and Bloomberg for their Research Project greatly enhance their experience and resumes that will impress potential employers.


  • Entry Requirements
    • • Pass Foundation/Matriculation studies 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 its equivalent; OR
    • • Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum Grade C+ (GP 2.33) in 2 subjects AND a Credit in Mathematics and a Pass in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
    • • Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade D in 2 subjects AND a Credit in Mathematics and a Pass in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
    • • Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and English; OR
    • • Pass STAM with a minimum Grade Jayyid (Good) in 2 subjects AND a Credit in Mathematic and a Pass in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
    • • Any qualification equivalent to Diploma in Finance, Banking, Insurance or related field (Level 4, MQF) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00.
    • Note: The Credit requirement for Mathematics and Pass in English at SPM Level for candidate in category (i), (ii), (iii) and (v) can be waived should the qualifications contain Mathematics and English subjects with equivalent higher achievement.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • Management
          Mathematics for Finance
          Accounting for Decision Making
          Personal Finance
          Statistics for Finance
          Principles of Finance
          Fundamental of Marketing
          English for Business Studies
          Ethics and Governance
          Fundamental of Economics
          Corporate Finance
          Digital Transformation Technologies
      • Year 2
        • Elective 1
          Mathematical Programming
          Stochastic Processes and Applied Probability
          Entrepreneurial Finance
          International Finance
          Financial Markets and Institutions
          Financial Statistical Analysis
          English for Business Communication
          Financial Statement Analysis
          Analytical Programming
          Digital Media in Business
          Basic Econometrics
      • Year 3
        • Numerical Analysis
          Corporate Financial Strategies
          Time Series Analysis & Forecasting
          Monte Carlo Simulation Techniques
          Research Methodology
          Business Law
          Research Project
          Financial Modeling
          Financial Derivatives
          Behavioural Finance
          Business Analytics
          Elective 2
          Elective 3
          Elective 4
      • Year 4
        • Industrial Training
    • Elective Subjects
      • Bank Management
        Islamic Banking
        Financial Risk Management
        Retirement Planning
        Portfolio Management
    • University Subjects
      • U1 Hubungan Etnik
        U1 TITAS
        U3 Islamic Institutions in Malaysia, or Introduction to Multicultural Studies in Malaysia, or Stress and Well-Being Among Malaysian
        U4 Co-curriculum
        U2 Bahasa Malaysia/ Foreign Language
        U1 – Pengaijan Malaysia
        U1 – BM Komunikasi 2
        U2 Entrepreneurship in Cross Border E-commerce
  • Career Prospects
    • Finance Consultant, Financial Engineer, Researchers, Analysts, Executives and Finance Managers, Investment Bankers, Risk Manager, Hedge Fund Manager, Financial Planner, Trade Finance Officer, Risk Analyst and Academician.