BComm (Hons) Accounting and Finance
Approval Code N/340/6/0716
Accreditation Code MQA/PA 7629
Classification Bachelor of Commerce (Hons)
Subject Area Accounting & Finance
Course Mode Full-time
Course Duration 3 Years (17 weeks per semester, 9 weeks per short semester)
Course Location Kuching
Intakes January, May and September


This programme combines commerce with specialisations in accounting and finance which will allow graduates to pursue careers that require these complementary disciplines. Students will study accounting, business law, auditing and financial management as well as key business fundamentals that prepare them well to succeed in the global marketplace. Internship opportunities at the end of each academic year will also provide valuable exposure to real-world practices.

Qualification
Academic Requirements
 
STPM
Minimum 2 principals (C) (CGPA 2.0) in 2 subjects and pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level
 
A-levels
Minimum 2 principals (E)
 
UEC
Minimum 5 credits (B6) and pass (C8) in Mathematics and English
 
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Minimum score of 26/42 points in 6 subjects
 
South Australian Cert of Education (SAM), Australia
Tertiary Entrance Examinations (TEE), Australia
New South Wales: Higher School Certificate (HSC) (Yr 12), Australia
Northern Territory Cert of Education (NTCE) (Yr 12), Australia
Western Australia Cert of Education (WACE) (Yr 12), Australia
Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects
 
High School Certificate
Minimum average of 60%
 
High / Secondary School Diploma (Grade 12) / Canadian Grade 12 – according to provinces in Canada
Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects
 
Canadian Pre-University (CPU)
Canadian International Matriculation (CIMP)
Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects
 
Singapore Cambridge general Cert of Education Advanced level, Singapore
Pra U2, Singapore
UCSI Foundation programmes
Matriculation from local universities
Recognised Foundation from any IPTA & IPTS
Recognised Diplomas from any IPTA & IPTS in the related field
Minimum CGPA 2.0
 
Diploma/Advance Diploma/Degree/equivalent or other recognised equivalent qualifications
Case-by-case basis

 

English Language Requirements

For local student:

  • A distinction (A+, A, or A-) in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level. If the English Language requirement is not met, student may be required to take an additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate program based on the University’s decision.

For international student:

  • At least IELTS Band 5.5 or TOEFL 550 or its equivalent (as stipulated by the Ministry of Education of Malaysia).
 

Note / Legend:

Discretion is given to the Head of Department to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.

SPM Credit – 'A+' to 'C'
O-Level – 'A' to 'C'
UEC Credit – 'A1' to 'B6'
STPM principal – 'A' to 'C'
'A' Levels principal – 'A' to 'E'
  • Management consultant
  • Financial planner
  • Accountant
  • Financial analyst
  • Financial services planner
  • Stockbroker
Academic Year
Course Code
Course Name
Core / Elective
1

BB103s

Business Law

Basic Major

1

BA106s

Introductory Accounting

Basic Major

1

BB113s

Statistics and Its Applications

Basic Major

1

BB107s

Microeconomics

Basic Major

1

UL101s

University Life
[MPU-U2]

Compulsory

1

WJB301s

Hubungan Etnik
[MPU-U1] (Local student)

Compulsory

1

WJB303s

Malaysian Studies
[MPU-U1] (International student)

Compulsory

1

WJB303s

Malaysian Studies
[MPU-U1] (International student)

Compulsory

1

EAB100s

Extra-curricular Learning Experience 1
[MPU-U4]

Compulsory

1

BB106s

Macroeconomics

Basic Major

1

BM101s

Fundamentals of Marketing

Basic Major

1

BA105s

Financial Market and Institutions

Basic Major

1

BB112s

Fundamentals of Management

Basic Major

1

BB101s

Business Communication

Basic Major

1

BG201s

Business Law (Malaysian Perspective)
[MPU-U3]

Compulsory

1

WJB302s

Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia
[MPU-U1] (Local student)

Compulsory

1

WJB304s

Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3
[MPU-U1] (International student)

Compulsory

1

KAD1061s

Co-Operative Placement 1

Industrial Training

2

BA204s

Company Law

Basic Major

2

BA210s

Financial Reporting Standards

Core Major

2

BB207s

Management Science

Basic Major

2

BB212s

Financial Management

Core Major

2

BB102s

Business Information System

Basic Major

2

BB203s

Business Modelling and Spreadsheet

Basic Major

2

EAB200s

Extra-curricular Learning Experience 2
[MPU-U4]

Compulsory

2

BB204s

Business Research Methods

Basic Major

2

BA202s

Auditing 1

Core Major

2

BA214s

Corporate Accounts

Core Major

2

WJB305s

Bahasa Kebangsaan A
[MPU-U2] (Local student)

Optional (with no SPM BM credit)

2

BB218s

Internet in Practice

Elective

2

BFI204s

Basic Econometrics

Elective

2

BM207s

Entrepreneurship

Elective

2

KAD1062s

Co-Operative Placement 2

Industrial Training

3

BA309s

Financial Research Project A

Core Major

3

BA213s

Capital Financing and Investment

Core Major

3

BA312s

Advance Corporate Accounts

Core Major

3

BB301s

Contemporary Human Resource Management

Basic Major

3

BFI202s

Personal Wealth Management

Core Major

3

BA301s

Auditing 2

Core Major

3

EAB300s

Extra-curricular Learning Experience 3
[MPU-U4]

Compulsory

3

BA310s

Financial Research Project B

Core Major

3

BA303s

Corporate Finance

Core Major

3

BFE302s

International Economics

Basic Major

3

BB308s

Strategic Information Systems Management

Core Major

3

BA305s

Multinational Finance

Core Major

3

BM304s

Strategic Marketing

Elective

3

BB315s

Issues in Business

Elective

3

KAD1063s

Co-Operative Placement 3

Industrial Training

 

General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
U1
– For Malaysian students:
  1. Ethnic Relations
  2. Islamic Civilisation and Asian Civilisation
– For foreign students:
  1. Malaysian Studies
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3

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