Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) Banking and Finance

Faculty of Business (FOB)

(R2/345/6/0001) 05/21 (MQA/FA1997)

This three-year programme prepares students with the skills necessary to meet the business demands of today and the future. The curriculum provides a solid business core that includes an extensive background in banking and finance and the functional business areas. It also equips students with skills in handling financial products, product development and working within the global banking and finance industry.


  • Entry Requirements
    • • Pass Foundation/Matriculation studies from a recognised institution; OR
    • • Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.00) in any 2 subjects AND a Pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
    • • Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade D in any 2 subjects AND a Pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
    • • Pass STAM with a minimum Grade Jayyid (Good) in 2 subjects AND a Pass in Mathematic and English at SPM or its equivalent; OR
    • • Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and English; OR
    • • Any qualifications equivalent to Diploma or Advanced Diploma (Level 4 or 5, MQF); OR
    • Note: The requirement to Pass Mathematics and English subjects at SPM Level for candidate in category STPM, A Level and STAM can be waived should the qualifications contain Mathematics and English subjects with equivalent/higher achievement.
    • • Pass DKM /DLKM/DVM with a minimum CGPA of 2.50. Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 MUST have at least two (2) years of work experience in the related field.
    • Note: DKM /DLKM/DVM candidates may be required to undergo Bridging Programme as an additional requirement.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • Financial Accounting for Managers
          Information systems Concepts
          Mathematics for Managers
          Fundamental of Marketing
          English for Business Studies
          English for Business Communication
          Introductory Macroeconomics
          Understanding Management
          Statistics for Managers
          Financial Management I
          Fundamental of Business and Entrepreneurship
          Managing Organisational Behaviour
      • Year 2
        • Management Accounting for Managers
          Introductory Microeconomics
          Financial Management II
          Bank Management
          Financial Markets and Institutions
          Business and Commercial Laws
          Business Information Systems
          Islamic Banking and Finance
          Offshore Banking and Finance
          Industrial Training
      • Year 3
        • Business Ethics
          Business Research Methods
          Analysis and Valuation of Financial Statements
          Credit Management
          International Finance
          Management of Strategy
          Quality and Operations Management
          Banking and Finance Research Project
          Corporate Financial
          Financial Derivatives
          Malaysian Economy
          Electronic Business
    • University Subjects
      • Year 1
        U1 – Hubungan Etnik OR Pengajian Malaysia 3
        U2 – Bahasa Kebangsaan A or Foreign Language
      • Year 2
        U3 – Introduction to Multicultural Studies in Malaysia/Stress and Well-Being among Malaysians / Islamic Institutions in Malaysia
        U1 – TITAS or Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
      • Year 3
        U4 – Co-curriculum
  • Career Prospects
    • Financial Manager, Credit Analyst, Loan Officer, Branch Manager, Trust Officer, Financial Analyst, Investment Advisor, Financial Planner, or even as a Business Owner.