Dip. In Business Studies (UiTM)

  • Highlights
  • Pathway
  • Programme Structure
  • Entry Requirements

HIGHLIGHTS

Business today is complex, and it calls for minds that are trained in the broad fundamentals of business. This programme, which started in July 1963 and remains as one of the highly seek programmes among students undertaking diploma programme, gives students a good background of business facts and knowledge upon which they build a career in business. This programme also prepares students for the Bachelor programme in the various specialized field of business. This 3-year programme of 6 semesters covers a wide range of courses.  It includes the study of accounting, economics, marketing, management, math and statistics, language and communication, information technology and legal foundations.

PATHWAY

Opportunities for Further Studies

Holders of this diploma can proceed directly into third semester of the Bachelor of Business Administration Programme level at the Faculty of Business Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). Graduates can also further their studies at any local or foreign universities.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can hold supervisory, managerial as well as assisting officer jobs in any public or private sectors.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Semester 1

  • Integrated Language Skills: Listening
  • Fundamentals of Islam
  • National Kesatria 1
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Third Language I

Semester 2

  • Integrated Language Skills: Reading
  • Islamic Thought Civilization
  • Public Speaking I
  • Introduction to Cost Accounting
  • Microeconomics
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Business Communication
  • Third Language I

Semester 3

  • Fundamental of Islamic Economics
  • Public Speaking II
  • Integrated Language Skills: Writing
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Information Technology in Business
  • Creative and Critical Thinking

Semester  4

  • Business Law
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Operations Management
  • Fundamentals of Transport
  • Principles of Public Relations
  • Organizational Behaviour

Semester  5

  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship
  • Malaysian Economics
  • Risk and Insurance
  • Human Resources Management
  • Investment Management
  • Introduction to International Business

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Passed Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with at least five (5) credits including Bahasa Malaysia, English Language AND Mathematics / Additional Mathematics and passed Sejarah.
  • Passed Pre-Diploma in Commerce (PD003) UiTM OR other relevant qualifications recognised by the Malaysian government.

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