Finance & Economics Degree Programme

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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Economics and Finance

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Campus: Kajang

Intakes: March, June, September / October

Duration: 3 years

STPM A pass with a minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in any 2 subjects
STAM A pass with a minimum grade of jayyid
A-Level Minimum 2 Principal Passes pass in Mathematics in O-Level
UEC Minimum 5Bs (pass in Mathematics)
Diploma / HND Any qualifications equivalent to Diploma or Advanced Diploma (Level 4 or 5, MQF)
Foundation / Matriculation A minimum CGPA of 2.00 out of 4.00
SAM / HSC / AUSMAT TER / UAI: average 50% including Mathematics
CPU / CIMP Average of 50% including Mathematics
IB 24 points or highter based on 6 subjects (minimum level 4 for each subject)
Year 1
  • Mata Pelajaran Umum (General Subject)
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Microeconomics, Macroeconomics
  • Organizational Management
  • Business Mathematics
  • Basic Marketing
  • Business Ethics
  • Report Writing
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Management Information System
  • Mathematical Economics I
Year 2
  • Business Law
  • Financial Management
  • Cost Accounting
  • Professional Communication
  • Quantitative Methods & Statistics
  • Basic Econometrics
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • International Economics
  • History of Economics Thought
  • Corporate Finance Public Economics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • 2 Electives
Year 3
  • Security Investment & Portfolio Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Public Finance
  • 2 Electives
  • Financial Derivatives
  • International Finance
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Industrial Training

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Economics with Banking, UOG

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Campus: Subang Jaya

Intakes: February, June, September

Duration: 3 years

Foundation in Commerce
STPM 2 principles
Pre-University / A-Level / SAM or any equivalent qualification
Year 1
  • Personal and Professional Development Part 1
  • Quantitative Methods for Economics Part 1
  • Macroeconomics 1 (Part 1)
  • Microeconomics 1 (Part 1)
  • English 1
  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Malaysian Studies (Pengajian Malaysia)
  • Banking and Finance in a Global Context
  • Quantitative Methods for Economics Part 2
  • Macroeconomics 1 (Part 2)
  • Microeconomics 1 (Part 2)
  • English 2
Year 2
  • Professional Practice in International Business & Economics
  • Quantitative Methods for Economics Part 2 (Part 1)
  • Macroeconomics 2 (Part 1)
  • Microeconomics 2 (Part 1)
  • English 3
  • Islamic Studies (Pengajian Islam)
  • Moral Studies (Pengajian Moral)
  • Banking and Finance in a Global Context 2
  • Quantitative Methods for Economics Part 2 (Part 2)
  • Macroeconomics 2 (Part 2)
  • Microeconomics 2 (Part 2)
Year 3
  • Project (Part 1 – Proposal)
  • Applied Econometrics (Part 1)
  • Economics of Finance and Investment (Part 1)
  • Monetary Economics
  • Business Placement (Internship)
  • Project (Part 2 – Report)
  • Applied Econometrics (Part 2)
  • Economics of Finance and Investment (Part 2)
  • Managerial Economics

Bachelor of Business (Hons) Finance & Economics

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Campus: Subang Jaya

Intakes: March, August

Duration: 3 years

Taylor’s Business Foundation (TBF) / Taylor’s Foundation in Arts (FIA) / Taylor’s Diploma in Business (DIB)
Pass with min. CGPA 2.00
STPM Min. CCC with CGPA 2.00
UEC Pass with min. 5Bs, max. 24 points
A Levels Min. CDD or equivalent of min. 200 points
South Australian Matriculation (SAM)/SACE International Min. ATAR 65
Canadian Pre-University (CPU) Min. average of 65% in 6 subjects
International Baccalaureate (IB) Min. 24 points in 6 subjects
Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)
Min. 255 / 400
Year 1
  • Business Communication
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Management
  • Microeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods for Business
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Organisational Behavior
  • Principles of Marketing
  • 2 MPU
Year 2
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Trade & Multinational Business
  • Modelling & Estimation
  • 3 MPU
  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets
  • Investment Management
  • Research Methods
  • Internship I
Year 3
  • Applied Econometrics
  • International Economic: Theory & Policy
  • Project
  • 2 electives
  • Credit Management
  • Futures & Options
  • Islamic Finance
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Internship II

Business Economics and Finance BSc (Hons)

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Campus: Semenyih

Intakes: September

Duration: 3 years

A level

BBB, excluding general studies

IB Diploma

30 points with 5,5,5 at Higher Level and 5 points in mathematics at Standard or Higher Level

STPM

B+B+B+, excluding Pengajian Am

UEC

5 As, exluding Bahasa Malaysia and Chinese language but may include English. 

SAM or other Australian matriculations

ATAR 86 (consideration to be made based on relevant subjects) 
Canadian (CIMP/ICPU) 88% average based on 6 subjects with at least 80% in mathematics of data management 
The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus Foundation Successful completion of any foundation programme and meeting the mathematics requirements
Year 1
  • Computers in Business
  • Consumers and Markets
  • Economics of Corporate Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship and Business
  • Financial Accounting
  • Macroeconomics for Business
  • Microeconomics for Business A 
  • Microeconomics for Business B1
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Quantitative Methods 1B
Year 2
  • Computational Finance
  • Economics of Innovation
  • Economics of Organisation
  • Economics of Pricing and Decision Making
  • Financial Management
  • Macroeconomic Policy and Analysis
  • Monetary Theory and Policy
  • International Firms
  • Introductory Econometrics
  • Quantitative Methods 2A 
Year 3
  • Behavioural Economics and Finance
  • Business Ethics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Restructuring and Governance
  • Economics of Regulation and Competition Policy
  • Financial Economics
  • Financial Markets
  • Industrial Economics A: Structure, Conduct and Performance 
  • Industrial Economics B: Games and Strategies
  • International Finance

Bachelor of Financial Economics (Hons)

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Campus: Kuala Lumpur

Intakes: January, May, September

Duration: 3 years

UCSI Foundation year Pass, with a minimum CGPA of 2.0
STPM Minimum 2 principals (C) (CGPA 2.0) in 2 subjects
A-Level Minimum 2 principals (E)
UEC Minimum 5 credits (B6) including in Mathematics and English
National Matriculation Minimum CGPA of 2.0
International Baccalaureate (IB) Minimum score of 26 points in 6 subjects
Canadian Pre-U Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects
SAM Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects
Australian Year 12 ATAR 65%
Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency Minimum overall average of 60%
Diploma (business-related) Minimum CGPA of 2.0
Other equivalent qualifications To be reviewed by the faculty on a case-to-case basis
Year 1
  • Business Accounting
  • Financial Markets and institutions
  • Business Communication
  • Business Law
  • Statistics and Its Applications
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Business Law – Malaysian Perspective
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1
  • University Life
  • Co-operative Placement 1
Year 2
  • Financial Management 1
  • Financial Management 2
  • Corporate Finance
  • Business Research Methods
  • Management Ethics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Economics for Financial Analysis
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Principles of Banking
  • Basic Econometrics
  • Introduction to Internet Technologies
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 2
  • Co-operative Placement 2
Year 3
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Monetary Economics 1
  • International Economics
  • Investment Analysis
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Portfolio Management (Elective)
  • Treasure Management (Elective)
  • Financial Economics (Elective)
  • Issues in Global Economy (Elective)
  • Research Project 1
  • Research Project 2
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3
  • Co-operative Placement 3