Diploma in Business |

Diploma in Business

R/340/4/0376 07/19 (A9867)

Overview
Studying business is concerned with the way organisations functions operationally, and financially. The diploma programme prepares a solid foundation for students wishing to gain an insight into business and business services. Our students generally study on the diploma programme as a platform pathway into higher degrees.

This diploma programme provides a pathway to:
  • Dual Award degree programme in Accountancy
  • Dual Award degree programme in Business studies
*Students who opt to study a degree in accountancy must complete a number of additional accounting subjects.
Programme Structure
DURATION
2 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
YEAR 1
  • Academic English for Business I
  • Introduction to Business
  • Microeconomics
  • Business Statistics
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Academic English for Business 2
  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Personal Development & Leadership Skills
YEAR 2
  • Introduction to Business Communication
  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Management
  • Business Law
  • Management of Human Resource
  • E-Commerce
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Introduction to Finance & Banking
MPU SUBJECTS
Local
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Oral Communication 2/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Foreign
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Oral Communication 2
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 1 SPECIALISATION BELOW) 
Accounting & Finance Electives
  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Ethics
  • Accounting Information System
Management Electives
  • Business Ethics
  • Service Marketing
  • International Business
  • Operations Management
Marketing Electives (Coming Soon)
  • Business Ethics
  • Service Marketing
  • Global Marketing Strategy
  • Marketing Research
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 14 Jan
  • 8 Apr
  • 26 Aug
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM30,300
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM36,550
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
 ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM :
3 Credits
  • STPM :
1 Principal Pass 
  • GCE O Level :
3 Credits 
  • UEC
3 Credits (Min B6) 
  • Certificate in related field
Recognised Certificate from the government
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM)
Pass Level 3 in a related field, and Pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 Credit in any subject
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local StudentPass English at SPM level or equivalent
 
If English language is not fulfilled, students are required to take an additional module.
International Student
  • IELTS Band 5; or
  • TOEFL PBT (410) / IBT (34); or
  • Cambridge English CAE (160); or
  • Cambridge English CPE (180); or
  • PTE Academic 36; or
  • MUET Band 3
**If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU Penang University College