Diploma Programmes

Diploma in Business Studies (Finance & Investment)

This programme focuses on the operations and management of financial institutions and intermediaries in particular their response to global business trends and contemporary issues that impact the financial services industry.

Programme:
Diploma in Business Studies (Finance & Investment)

Career Prospects:
Graduates of Diploma in Business Studies (Finance & Investment) can secure employment in financial institutions and intermediaries in the area of fund management, wealth management, treasury management, financial analysis, foreign exchange and derivatives at the sub-professional level.

Introduction to Accounting
Microeconomics 
Quantitative Studies 
Introduction to Organisation & Management 
Fundamentals of Accounting 
Information Technology & Systems 
Macroeconomics 
Fundamentals of Finance 
Mathematics for Economics 
Principles of Investment 
Investment & Financial Analysis
Financial Accounting

Economic Statistics
Basic Taxation
Money & Capital Markets
Foreign Exchange, Derivatives and continuity market 
Islamic Finance 
Investment Industry Law 
Insurance Management
Personal Financial Planning 
Financial Economics 
Marketing
Entrepreneurship
Ethics for Business

 

Compulsory Courses:
English Language, English for Communication, English for IELTS, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Public speaking/ Drama/ Social and Work Etiquette.

Exemptions awarded by professional bodies:

  • Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (FPAM)
  • Malaysian Financial Planning Council (MFPC)

Graduates of Diploma in Business Studies (Finance & Investment) can proceed to Year 2 of the TAR UC Bachelor of Finance and Investment (Hons.) programme on credit transfer.

Graduates of this programme can also apply for admission into relevant bachelor degree programmes at TAR UC or other universities on credit transfer.

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