Bachelor of Analytical Economics (Hons.) new-icon

Faculty of Management (FOM)

(R3/314/6/0002) 02/27 (A7921)

The Bachelor of Analytical Economics (Hons.) integrates economic theories, econometrics analysis and business analytics in decision making. Students in this programme will be able to construct various econometrics models for analysis and decision making. This is a degree that has significant hours for quantitative and programming subjects, hence making our graduates Big Data Ready. This programme is the first programme that achieved all criterion assessments by ASEAN-QAActual Quality Assessment since 2013. This three-year economics programme allows students to choose their track of study, either in development or financial economics. Students have the option to choose any four, out of five courses, from either track.


  • Entry Requirements
        1. Pass Foundation/ Matriculation studies with at least CGPA of 2.00 from a recognised institution; OR
        2. Pass STPM or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any two (2) subjects AND a Pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
        3. Pass A-Level with a minimum of Grade D in any two (2) subjects AND a Pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
        4. Pass STAM with a minimum of Grade Jayyid (Good) in two (2) subjects AND a Pass in Mathematic and English at SPM or its equivalent; OR
        5. Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of English OR a minimum of Grade C in SPM/O-Level English or equivalent;

      For Bachelor of Digital Enterprise Management (Hons) :

      Pass UEC with a minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of Mathematics and English OR a minimum of Grade C in SPM/O-Level Mathematics and English or equivalent; OR

      1. Any qualifications equivalent to Diploma or Advanced Diploma (Level 4 or 5, MQF) with at least CGPA of 2.00; OR
      2. 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.*


      The requirement to Pass Mathematics and English Subjects at SPM Level can be waived should the qualifications contain Mathematics and English subjects with equivalent/ higher achievement.

      Malaysian students using English as the medium of instruction in their previous study or with at least Band 2 in MUET or equivalent can be exempted from a pass in English requirement.

      Those without a pass in Mathematics and/or English at SPM level or equivalent can be admitted but are required to attend special enhancement course(s). These special enhancement courses should be SPM equivalent, remedial in nature. Students must pass the Mathematics and English enhancement courses as a prerequisite to related core courses taught in English.

      (English subject requirement does not apply to international students since they are required to meet certain scores of international English examination and privileged with certain exemptions)

      * DKM/DLKM/DVM candidates may be required to undergo Bridging Programme as an additional requirement.

  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • Critical Thinking and Applications in Management
          Principles of Accounting
          Econometrics I
          The Economy of Malaysia
          Principles of Finance
          Digital Transformation Technologies
      • Year 2
        • Entrepreneurship
          Intermediate Microeconomics
          Research Methodology
          International Economics
          Intermediate Macroeconomics
          Principles of Operation Research
          English for Business Communication
          Mathematics for Economics
          Money and Banking
          Environmental and Resource Economics
          Analytical Programming
      • Year 3
        • Econometrics Modelling and Forecasting
          Business Modelling and Simulation
          Seminar in Analytical Economics
          Multivariate Data Analysis
          Research Project I
          Research Project II
          Practical Training
          Business Analytics
    • Electives
      • Financial Economics
        International Finance
        Behavioural Finance
        Development Economics
        Labour Economics
        Comparative Economics Study
        Knowledge Economy
        Entrepreneurial Finance
        Urban Economics
    • University Subjects
      • Character Building
        Sustainable Society
        Fundamentals of Digital Competence with Basic Programming
      • U1, U2, U3, U4 (Refer program structure)
  • Career Prospects
    • Economic Analysts, Bankers/ Managers, Financial Consultants, Public Sector Roles, Researchers/ Academicians, Economic Development Advisors.