Foundation in Business

(R2/010/3/0452) 03/22 (A7859)

This one-year foundation programme equips students with fundamental business knowledge and competency to pursue degrees in various fields of business prior to embarking in the business degree programme of their choice. Students will also be taught soft skills that include critical thinking, writing and presentation skills as well as tasked with hands-on entrepreneurship projects, industry-relevant field trips, and talks by representatives of the industry.

After completion of the foundation programme, you can opt for a related degree programme from either FOB or FOM*


  • Pass SPM / O-level or its equivalent with minimum of grade C in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of English; OR
  • Pass UEC with minimum of grade B in at least four (4) subjects inclusive of English; OR
  • Other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
  • English Entry Requirement for International Students: All undergraduate programmes offered by Faculty of Business require a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS or its equivalent.


Communicative English
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Basic Microeconomics
Group Dynamics

Essential English
Critical Thinking
Introduction to Probablity and Statistics
Introduction to Cost and Management Accounting
Fundamentals of Business Management
Computer System and Web Design

Academic English
Basic of Macroeconomics
Introduction to Personal Finance




Tay Lee Ying


Kerk Peck Hoon

Foundation Senior Lecturer

Lau Siok Hwa

Foundation Senior Lecturer

Ng Lik Neo

Foundation Senior Lecturer

Zalina Jaafar

Foundation Senior Lecturer

Arifah Hamzah

Foundation Lecturer 2

Kausar Binti Yaakup

Foundation Lecturer 1

Teo Kim Mui

Foundation Lecturer 1

Sarinah Suliman

Foundation Lecturer 2

Tay Cheng Lan

Foundation Lecturer 2

Cheryl Chan

Foundation Lecturer 1