Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance
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Programme Overview

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The Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance prepares students for a successful career by harnessing their mathematical and strategic skills to propel growth in any organisation.

The programme prepares students with an in-depth understanding of how financial stocks and bonds, domestic and international finance issues and dimensions, and currency risks are managed. The modules will allow students to develop skills and knowledge in subjects such as corporate financial management, capital markets, and the principles and practices of risk management.

In lieu with our aim to be a global university the business programmes at IUMW are meticulously designed to produce high-performing individuals that can succeed in any context across the world. Students are transformed into career-progressive individuals with the tools required to advance as business professionals leading the way in today’s global business environment.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Malaysian Students
  • Pass in STPM, with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.00) in any two (2) subjects, and a pass in Mathematics and English at SPM level or any equivalent qualification; OR
  • Pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Jayyid, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR
  • Any qualifications equivalent to Diploma; OR
  • Matriculation/Foundation qualification with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 out of 4.00, or any equivalent qualification; OR
  • Pass UEC with minimum of Grade B in at least five (5) subjects; OR
  • Fulfil other entry requirements that are recognised by the University Senate; AND
  • Pass IUMW English Placement Test
International Students
  • A Level with 2 Principal passes or equivalent, recognised by Malaysian Government or fulfil any other entry requirements that are recognised by the University Senate; AND
  • Pass IELTS with minimum Band 5.5, or TOEFL with a minimum score of 550; AND
  • Pass IUMW English Placement Test
PROGRAMME MODULES
    • Principles of Management
    • Principles of Marketing
    • Principles of Accounting
    • Business Communication
    • Business Mathematics
    • Intro to Entrepreneurship
    • Fundamentals of Finance
    • Microeconomics
    • Management Information System
    • Organisational Behaviour
    • Introductory Business Statistics
    • Legal Environment of Business (Malaysian Environment)
    • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia
    • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Student)
    • Co-Curriculum 1
    • Macroeconomics
    • Company Law
    • Operation Management
    • International Business
    • Financial Management
    • Financial Markets and Institutions
    • Business Research Methods
    • Human Resource Management
    • Hubungan Etnik
    • Pengajian Malaysia (International Student)
    • Co-Curriculum 2
    Choose any FOUR (4) elective
    *Business Modelling and Spreadsheet
    *Introduction to Entrepreneurial Behaviour
    *Marketing Management
    *Consumer and Buyer Behaviour
    *Organisational Theory and Design
    • Strategic Management
    • Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics
    • Corporate Finance
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Fundamentals of Taxation
    • Financial Risk Management
    • International Finance
    • Investment Analysis
    • Money And Banking
    • International Trade Economy
    • Islamic Capital Markets
    • Islamic Financial Markets and Institutions
    Choose any ONE (1) elective
    *Industrial Training
    *Business Project
    *Compulsory for Dual Award students
ASSESSMENT

Assessments under the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Finance programme are varied; they are based on either full coursework (100%) or a combination of coursework and final examination. The most common combination to be found is 60% coursework and 40% for final examination. Classes are held face-to-face, and include lectures and tutorials (offline and online). Our students are expected to demonstrate their understanding through several forms of assessments, including but not limited to discussions, essays, reports, quizzes, projects and written tests.

Students are expected to undergo six (6) long semesters and three (3) short semesters, over a span of three years. In the final semester, students can opt to go for an 8-week Industrial training or undertake a research project. At the end of the programme, students will have completed 120 credits and graduate with a MQA-accredited Bachelor’s degree.

FEES
Malaysian Students

Total fees: RM45,960

International Students

Total fees: RM53,620

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
  • Accounting Technician
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Risk Manager
  • Stockbroker
  • Investment Banker
  • Finance Executive
  • Financial Controller
  • Credit Manager