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1.5 years


Jan, Jun, Sept

Professional Accreditation

Accredited by the CMI (UK)

Master of Business Administration

Programme Overview
(R2/0414/7/0327) (4/28) (MQA/FA3159)

Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute, the Master of Business Administration is a stepping stone to an advanced career that can reach great heights. With a finely detailed curriculum tailored for professional competency, students can transform into individuals who are highly sought after in the business world.

The programme comprises modules that emphasise the most important qualities every business leader needs. 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.

It is the gateway to a network of global professionals which will build upon the foundations of a student’s individuality and career. At the end of the programme, students will acquire the knowledge, techniques and ethics to become business experts equipped with skills customised towards the competitive business environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent as accepted by the Senate, CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00, subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in relevant field

    English language competency requirements for international students:
  • Minimum IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 or equivalent
  • English language requirements can be waived if the international student EITHER comes from a country that uses English as the official language OR the entry qualification uses English as the medium of instruction
Semester 1
  • Financial Management
  • Business Management in Asia
  • International Marketing Management
  • Managing Information
Semester 2
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Research Methodology
  • Human Capital Management
  • Post Graduate Research Project 1
Semester 3
  • Strategic Management
  • Financial Analysis and Reporting
  • Post Graduate Research Project 2
  • *Global Finance
  • *Corporate Risk Management
  • *Islamic Perspective in Business
  • *Corporate Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • *Business Ethics & Corporate Responsibility
  • *Global Economics
*Choose any ONE (1) elective
Assessments under the Masters of Business Administration 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% for coursework, 10 % mid-term test and 30% 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, presentation, projects and written tests.

Students are expected to undergo a minimum of three (3) long semesters over a span of 1.5 years. In the final semester, students must submit a complete research project. At the end of the programme, students will have completed 42 credits.
Malaysian Students: MYR33,570
International Students: MYR45,240

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    • Quality assurance: All IUMW programmes are accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
    • Gain a competitive edge in your career to propel further with access to industry leaders and subject matter experts. 
    • Professional Recognition: Upon completion of this programme you will obtain the highest level of CMI qualification and will be eligible to obtain Chartered Manager* status from the CMI.
    • Build Your Network: Opportunities to attend industry talks and conferences to expand your professional network

    Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Accreditation

    Our MBA is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute. This means that when you graduate, you can also receive the CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership and apply for Chartered Manager Status (CMgr).

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