Diploma In Accountancy (UiTM)

  • Highlights
  • Pathway
  • Programme Structure
  • Entry Requirements


The Diploma in Accountancy (DIA) programme has been designed with the objective of training Bumiputera in the field of accountancy at a sub professional level.


Opportunities for Further Studies

Diploma in Accountancy (DIA) graduates with good academic result may further their studies at any local or foreign institution of higher learning. Among the courses available are:

  • Bachelor in Accountancy (Hons) (UiTM)
  • Bachelor in Accountancy (local/Foreign Universities)
  • Professional course (MICPA, ACCA and CIMA) 

The DIA qualification has been recognized by Government of Malaysia as a sub-professional qualification.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme can hold positions like account executives, account officers, credit-control officers, cost officers as well as financial analysts.


Semester 1

  • Financial Accounting 1
  • Micro Economics
  • Business Mathematics
  • Introduction to Business
  • Integrated Language Skills: Listening
  • Fundamentals of Islam
  • National Kesatria 1

Semester 2

  • Financial Accounting 2
  • Fundamental Cost Accounting
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Principles of Management
  • Integrated Language Skills: Reading
  • Islamic Thought Civilization
  • Public Speaking I

Semester 3

  • Financial Accounting 3
  • Cost and Management Accounting 1
  • Computerised Accounting
  • Introduction to Commercial Law
  • Fundamental of Islamic Accounting
  • Public Speaking II

Semester  4

  • Financial Accounting 4
  • Cost and Management Accounting 2
  • Fundamental Financial Management
  • Taxation 1
  • Introduction to Partnership and Company Law
  • Macro Economics


Semester  5

  • Financial Accounting 5
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Auditing
  • Taxation 2
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship


  • Passed Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or recognized equivalent by the Malaysia Government with at lease FIVE (5) credit including Bahasa Melayu,English,Matematik/Additional Mathematics
  • OR Passed Pre-Diploma Trade Program (PD003) from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) with at least CGPA 3.50
  • OR Passed MARA Polytechnic / MARA Skill Institution Certificate or other Institution recognized equivalent by the Malaysia Government in accounting field with at least CGPA 3.50
  • AND Passed Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / equivalent recognized by the Malaysia Government with at least FOUR (4) credits including English, Mathematics / Additional Amathematics.