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Faculty of Business (FOB)

(R3/345/4/1045) 08/27 (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
      1. Pass SPM/O-Level or its equivalent with a minimum of Credit in at least three (3) subjects, and at least a Pass in English; OR
      2. Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any subject AND a Pass in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
      3. Pass STAM with a minimum Grade of Maqbul (Pass) AND a Pass in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
      4. Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least three (3) subjects and at least a Pass in English; OR
      5. Pass SKM (Level 3, MQF) in a related field; OR
      6. A Certificate (Level 3, MQF) in the related field with at least CGPA of 2.00.
    • Note
    • Upon completing the diploma programme, students who intend to pursue their studies in MMU will need to meet the entry requirements of the bachelor’s degree programme of their choice.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Trimester 1
        • Business Mathematics
          Fundamentals of Business
          Financial Accounting
      • Trimester 2
        • Statistics and Probability
          Principles of Marketing
          Computer Applications
          Business Finance
      • Trimester 3
        • Business Management
          Introduction to Information Systems
          Introduction to Digital Marketing & Analytics
      • Trimester 4
        • Business Law
          Management Accounting
          Web Design
          Operations Management
          Elective 1
      • Trimester 5
        • Human Resource Management
          Business Communication in the Digital Age
          Organisational Behaviour
          Introduction to International Business
          Elective 2
      • Trimester 6
        • Industrial Training
          Elective 3 AND Elective 4
    • Elective Modules
      • TWO (2) or FOUR (4) courses should be taken from the following:
      • Company Law
        Introduction to Investment
        Innovation and Design Thinking
        Introduction to Event Management
        Digital Personal Branding & Professionalism
        Introduction to Multimedia and Creative Multimedia
    • University Subjects
      • U1 – Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Local) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
      • U2 – Basic Academic Writing / Grooming and Professional Etiquette / 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