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.

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
Quantitative Studies 
Introduction to Organisation & Management 
Fundamentals of Accounting 
IT Fundamentals and Applications
Fundamentals of Finance 
Mathematics for Economics 
Principles of Investment 
Investment & Financial Analysis
Financial Accounting

Economic Statistics
Basic Taxation
Money & Capital Markets
Foreign Exchange, Derivatives & Commodity Market 
Islamic Finance 
Investment Industry Law 
Insurance Management
Personal Financial Planning 
Financial Economics 
Ethics for Business


Compulsory Courses:
English Language, Pengajian Malaysia 2, English for Communication, English for IELTS, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Public speaking/ Drama/ Social and Work Etiquette, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Co-curricular

Exemptions awarded by professional body:

  • Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (FPAM)

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of:

  • Bachelor of Finance and Investment (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Economics (Honours)

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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