Diploma in Business Economics

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Programme Overview:

This programme is designed to provide a thorough and rigorous learning of principles of economics and their applications in the context of business organisations. It enables students to develop and be able to justify their own views on significant ideas and concepts in the field of economics.

June and November (November intake only for KL main campus)

2 years

Programme Outline:

Principles of Accounting 

Economics I

Quantitative Studies 

Introduction to Business 

IT Fundamentals and Applications

Workplace Communication 

Fundamentals of Finance 

Mathematics of Economics 

Fundamentals of Marketing

Principles of Investment

Introduction to Econometrics

Digital Economics

Economic II 

Economics for Business

Organisation & Business Management 

Business & Corporate Law 

Economics & the Business Environment

Economics of Industry 


Economics of Money & Financial Institutions

Ethics for Business

International Economics

Managing People 

Economic Issues and Policies

Digital and Business Transformation 


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 Economics can proceed to Year 2 of the TAR UMT Bachelor of Economics (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 Economics can seek employment such as:

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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