Bachelor of Business (Honours) Accounting and Finance

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Programme Overview:

This programme aims to produce graduates who are equipped with the requisite knowledge, practical skills and attributes to pursue a career in the accountancy and finance profession. The curriculum covers key areas such as financial accounting & reporting, sustainability reporting, management accounting & control, management information systems, taxation, corporate governance, risk management and financial management.

February, June and November (November intake for year 1 applicable to all branch campuses while intake for year 2 only for Penang, Perak and Johor branch campuses)

3 years

Programme Outline:

IT Fundamentals and Applications
Business Communication
Quantitative Methods
Principles of Accounting
Financial Accounting
Principles of Management
Management Accounting
Principles of Finance
Business Strategy
Management Information Systems
Organisation Behaviour
Fundamentals of Auditing
Principles of Marketing
Financial Accounting Framework
Decision Management

Business & Corporate Law
Human Resource Management
Advanced Financial Accounting
Strategy Business Leader
Investment & Financial Analysis
Performance Management
Advanced Accounting Practice
Advanced Spreadsheet
Financial Management
Operation Management
Industrial Training
Strategic Financial Management
International Finance
Risk Management
Islamic Banking


Compulsory Courses:

English for Tertiary Studies, Academic English,  English for Career Preparation, Falsafah dan Isu Semasa, Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban, Integrity & Anti-Corruption, Critical Thinking, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Service Learning/Bahasa Kebangsaan A and Co-curricular.

Note: We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course modules may be updated, please contact us for the latest information.

Exemption and Progression:

Exemptions awarded by the following professional bodies:

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Graduates of Bachelor of Business (Honours) Accounting and Finance are able to advance to postgraduate studies in the relevant field.

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Minimum Entry Requirements:

Career Prospects:

Career prospects for graduates are wide and varied. Graduates can serve in the following areas:

Fees & Financial Aid:

Estimated Total Fees: RM38,400 (Malaysian Student), RM66,600 (International Student)

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%.

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Merit scholarship

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Other scholarship

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Financial Aid

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Cheng Ling Pei

Bachelor of Business (Honours) Accounting and Finance

Penang branch campus

Year Graduated: 2022

"The overall experience of studying at TAR UMT was terrific, as the syllabus is always up to date and delivered in a structured manner. In short, they were simple to absorb and comprehend. All the lecturers and tutors are more than willing to illustrate theoretical concepts in practical real-life examples whenever possible to assist students in imagining. This has intrigued me to learn consistently.

I also witnessed how agile the organization is from its speedy and flawless transition to online learning amidst Covid-19 without compromising the quality of education. A variety of virtual webinars also widen our horizons toward the job market trends, thus enhancing our employability. I am so proud to be a TARUCian. "

Soo Lai Yi Michelle

Bachelor of Business (Honours) Accounting and Finance 

Penang branch campus

Year Graduated: 2022

"I had a great and memorable experience studying at TAR UMT. Although academic life at TAR UMT is  challenging on some occasions from the deadlines of assignments to exams, it helps me to acquire time management skills and a positive mindset to resolve these challenges. I also have the opportunity to enhance my critical thinking and soft skills to advance in my professional development for exposure to the workforce.

TAR UMT has supportive and conscientious lecturers that go above and beyond to guide students, even outside of the regular class hours. The lecturers, staff and my peers have collectively made TAR UMT feel like my second home."

Yuen Hui Juan Flora

Bachelor of Business (Honours) Accounting and Finance 

Penang  branch campus

Year Graduated:2022

"Studying at TAR UMT was really an amazing experience and a memory to cherish for a lifetime. The valuable knowledge, personal growth and learning opportunities given have made me become a better version of myself.

Besides having a comprehensive learning environment, the lecturers here were professional, supportive and caring. They were willing to go the extra mile to provide guidance to the students. Choosing TAR UMT’s Bachelor’s Degree was definitely a well-made choice as the programme syllabus provided me with the essential knowledge to prepare for my ACCA examinations which allowed me to be one step closer to my professional development."