Diploma in Business Administration

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Programme Overview:

This programme is designed for students to acquire the basic understanding of business administration and to develop the requisite administrative skills required in the job market. It provides opportunities to school leavers who wish to obtain a business administration qualification to embark on a business-related career. It also enables them to proceed to higher level of studies.

June and November (June intake for all campuses, while November intake for all except Penang Branch Campus)

2 years

Programme Outline:

Principles of Accounting 


Quantitative Studies 

Introduction to Business

Introduction to E-Commerce

IT Fundamentals and Applications

Fundamentals of Marketing 

Organisational Behaviour

Workplace Communication

Principles of Management

Introduction to HRM 

Principles of Supply Chain Management

Business Finance 

Commercial Law of Malaysia

Business Economics 

Company Law

Business Accounting 


Social Media Marketing 

Fundamentals of Corporate Administration

Digital and Business Transformation

Ethics for Business

Leadership Development

International Business


Compulsory Courses:

English for Tertiary Studies, Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban, Academic English, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism/Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Intergrity and Anti-Corruption, Co-curricular.


Graduates of Diploma in Business Administration can proceed to Year 2 of the TAR UMT Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) or Bachelor of Corporate Administration (Honours) programme on credit transfer.

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

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Minimum Entry Requirements:

Career Prospects:

Graduates of Diploma in Business Administration can seek employment at the sub-professional level in a wide variety of management and administrative positions both in the private and public sectors in the following areas:

Fees & Financial Aid:

Estimated Total Fees: RM19,100 (Malaysian Student), RM36,200 (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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