This Accounting degree is globally recognised, and it encompasses a rigorous curriculum that provides future accountants with contemporary knowledge and practical skills in assisting organisations to make the best strategic decisions. The effective combination of examinations, projects and assignments in this programme together with the placements with key industry partners enhance the students' learning experience.

Graduates will gain entry into the professional level of ACCA and CPA Australia. This course will also equip graduates to pursue further professional qualifications with CFA, CFP, CIMA, ICAEW, MIA and RFP, among others.

Approval Code (R/344/6/0074)(01/22)(MQA/FA1421)
Intake Jan, May, Sep
Affiliation / Partner
Mode of Study Full Time
Duration of Study 3 Years
Assessments Examinations, Projects, Assignments, Final Year Project
Tuition Fee RM 47,460 (for Malaysian students)
  • MUET Band 2/ IELTS Band 5.5/ TOEFL 550 (for STPM and UEC students)
  • A pass in STPM with 2 Grade C+ (GP 2.33) and a credit in SPM Maths
  • UEC with 5Bs including Maths and a pass in English
  • A business related Diploma with CGPA 2.50 * (conducted fully in English)
  • A-Levels with 2 Grade D * (conducted fully in English)
  • A pass in Matriculation / Foundation with CGPA 2.50 and a credit in SPM Maths

  • English Language requirement for Malaysian candidate with O-level, A-Level, Matriculation/ Foundation or Diploma (conducted fully in English) can be exempted.

    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 programme based on the University’s decision.

Year 1
  • Business Communication
  • Business Law
  • Introductory Accounting
  • Statistics and Its Application
  • Microeconomics
  • Financial Management 1
  • Fundamental of Management
  • Fundamental of Marketing
  • Management Accounting 1
  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Management 2
  • University Life (MPU-U2)
  • Business Law - Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
  • Other MPU-U3 equivalent courses (MPU-U3)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 1
Year 2
  • Auditing 1
  • Company Law
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Business Modelling and Spreadsheet
  • Financial Accounting 1
  • Business Research Methods
  • Management Accounting 2
  • Taxation 1
  • Financial Accounting 2
  • Internet In Practice
  • Management Ethics
  • Financial Accounting 3
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 2
Year 3
  • Financial Research Project A
  • Taxation 2
  • International Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Research Project B
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Strategic Management
  • Accounting Theory and Practice
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Auditing 2
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 3
MPU Subjects
  • Hubungan Etnik/ Malaysian Studies*
  • TITAS/ Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3*
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A**
  • University Life
  • Business Law (Malaysian Perspective)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience I, II, III
*For international students only
**Malaysian students who do not have a credit in their SPM Bahasa Melayu are compulsory to take this as component of U2, only once.

Accounting is a specialised discipline that provides an ideal platform for a career in the field of Accountancy and Finance. Accountants and Auditors is ranked Top 10 as a recession proof jobs in the market. Accountants and auditors are expected to experience much faster than average employment growth in near future. Potential careers of graduates include the following sectors:

  • Audit
  • Financial Analysis
  • Taxation
  • Budget Analysis
  • Management Accounting
  • Banking
  • Accountancy
  • Strategic Business Consultancy
Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia
Exempted from 7 papers out of 10 papers
Certified Practising Accountant
Exempted from 6 papers out of 12 papers
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
Exempted from 7 papers out of 16 papers
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
Exempted from 4 papers out of 15 papers
 
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI)
Complete 6 levels to become a Chartered Fellow
The Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy
Exempted from 6 papers out of 12 papers

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Exempted from 9 papers out of 14 papers

ACCA accelerate programme
We are the first seven universities in Malaysia which has a partnership with ACCA Accelerated Programme (AAP). Our students are not only eligible for exemptions for all the 9 Foundation papers but also entitle to enjoy the AAP benefits mention below.