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
          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
          Computer Programming
      • Year 2
        • Elective 1
          Mathematical Programming
          Software Engineering
          Stochastic Processes and Applied Probability
          English for Business
          Entrepreneurial Finance
          International Finance
          Financial Markets and Institutions
          Management Information Systems
          Financial Statistical Analysis
      • Year 3
        • Numerical Analysis
          Corporate Financial Strategies
          Time Series Analysis & Forecasting
          Monte Carlo Simulation Techniques
          Research Methodology
          Business Law
          Research Project
          Financial Modeling
          Security Analysis
          Financial Derivatives
          Database Management System
          Elective 2
          Elective 3
          Elective 4
      • Year 4
        • Practical Training
    • Elective Subjects
      • Bank Management
        Islamic Banking
        Financial Risk Management
        Retirement Planning
        Portfolio Management
    • University Subjects
      • Year 1
        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
      • Year 2
        U2 Bahasa Malaysia/ Foreign Language
  • Career Prospects
    • Researchers, Analysts, Executives And Managers In Commercial Banking, Insurance, Unit Trusts, Investment Banking, Risk Management, Forex, Financial Derivatives, Capital And Equity Market.