Diploma in Business Administration

Faculty of Business (FOB)

(R2/345/4/1045) 08/22 (A7819)

The programme is designed to equip students with knowledge of updated business concepts and techniques including IT application in real life. The ultimate objective of this programme is to produce quality graduates who can form valuable manpower teams for organisation and institutions in both private and government sectors. The core courses in this programme cover various fields, i.e. business, management, economics, finance, accounting, law and IT. At the end of the programme, students are inspired and developed to be innovative graduates, who are competent to meet the challenges in a highly competitive global environment.

After completion of the diploma programme you can opt for a related degree programme from either FOB or FOM, except for the Bachelor of Financial Engineering (Hons.)


  • Entry Requirements
    • • Pass SPM / O-level or its equivalent with minimum of grade C in at least three (3) subjects, and at least a pass in English and Mathematics; OR
    • • Pass UEC with minimum of grade B in at least three (3) subjects and at least a pass in English and Mathematics; OR
    • • Pass Certificate in the related field from a recognised institution.
    • English Entry Requirement for International Students:
      All undergraduate programmes offered by Faculty of Management and Faculty of Business 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.
    • •Other programmes require a minimum score of 5.0 in IELTS or its equivalent.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Trimester 1
        • Business Mathematics
          Fundamentals of Business
          Financial Accounting
      • Trimester 2
        • Introduction to Probability & Statistics
          Principles of Marketing
          Computer Applications
          Effective Communications Skills
      • Trimester 3
        • Business Management
      • Trimester 4
        • Business Law
          Management Accounting
          Web Design
          Business Finance
      • Trimester 5
        Human Resource Management
        Organisational Behaviour
        Introduction to International Business
        Introduction to Information Systems
        Elective 1
      • Trimester 6
        • Industrial Training
      • Trimester 7
        • Operational Management
          Elective 2
          Elective 3
    • Elective Modules
      • THREE(3) subjects should be taken from the following:
      • Company Law
        Introduction to Investment
        Introduction to Multimedia
        Organisational Theory
    • University Subjects
      • U1 – Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Local) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
      • U2 – Basic Academic Writing / Grooming and Professional Etiquette / Chinese for Basic Communication / Korean for Basic Communication / French for Basic Communication / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
      • U3 – Introduction to Cultural Practices in Malaysia / Fundamental of Islamic Leadership in Malaysia / Family and Society in Malaysia
      • U4 – Personal Social Responsibility