This is an undergraduate degree programme in commerce with a specialisation in Actuarial Studies that will produce graduates capable of bringing in quantitative analytics from actuarial modelling tools to commercial operations. They should be able to perform in-depth business analysis to expand customer accessibility and design business models for enhancement of profitability, skills that are of high demand in any industry. It is a wise investment for younger students who want to have a promising career in this field in the future.
Minimum 2 principals (C) (CGPA 2.0) in 2 subjects and pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level
Minimum 5 credits (B6) including Mathematics and English
International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma
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
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 and Advance Diploma from any IPTA & IPTS in the related field
Minimum CGPA 2.0
Diploma/Advance Diploma/Degree/equivalent or other recognised equivalent qualifications
English Language Requirements
- A score of Band 5.5 in IELTS or its equivalent as stipulated by the Ministry of Education of Malaysia.
- In the event that the English Language Requirements are not met, student may be required to undertake additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate programme, based on the University’s decision.
- Applicants who have studied at least one year in a programme at an Institution of Higher Learning with minimum overall CGPA of 2.00 / average percentage of 50% where English is the medium of instruction. Applicants must produce a verification letter from the Institute of Higher Learning confirming the medium used in the delivery of the programme was in English.
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'
Graduates of our counterpart programme in the Kuala Lumpur campus find employment in insurance industries as actuarial executives. For those who prefer to work outside insurance businesses, they may pursue a career in the banking or investment sectors. Some of our graduates choose to build their career in business analysis or financial risk management.
Core / Elective
Statistics and Its Application
Risk Management and Insurance
University Life (MPU-U2)
Extracurricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
Business Law – Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
TITAS(Local) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi(Int'l) (MPU-U1) – 2nd
Cooperative Placement 1
Applied Statistical Models
Mathematics of Interest Rates
Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU-U4)
Introduction to Stochastic Process
Fundamentals of Management
Financial Derivatives I
Business Modelling with spreadsheet
Business Research Methods
Cooperative Placement 2
Hubungan Etnik(Local) / Malaysian Studies(Int'l) (MPU-U1) – 1st
Fundamentals of Marketing
Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU-U4)
Bahasa Kebangsaan A (MPU-U2)
Compulsory for students who do not have SPM credit in Bahasa Melayu.
Cooperative Placement 3
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