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Bachelor of Economics (Hons)

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Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration3 Yrs
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FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Accounting
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudySocial Services
Credit Hours46 hrs (6 weeks per semester)
Course Description

The Bachelor of Economics (Hons) is an excellent starting point for a career in the accounting, finance and banking professions. Organised in terms of modules that emphasise both theory and relevant applications, the programme offers a systematic exposure to tools with which to analyse financial markets, banking operations, corporate financial decision making and accounting reports.

On completion of the programme, graduates will have an understanding of fundamental issues, debates and problems related to the operations of financial systems at both the micro and macro levels, in the context of national and global economies. They will be ready for a career in various accounting, finance and banking professions.


  • 3-year honours programme
  • 31 subjects including a graduation project
  • 14 weeks for full semester; 7 weeks for half semester


Year 1

7 compulsory subjects

ACC155 Elements of Accounting & Finance I

ECO155 Microeconomics I

ECO157 Macroeconomics I

ECO158 History of Economics Thought

QBM153  Mathematics I

QBM154  Statistics I?

QBM175 Mathematics II


Choose 2 Elective Subjects

ACC177 Elements of Accounting & Finance II

ECO173  International Relations ?

ECO174  Human Geography ?

MGT101 Principles of Management

QBM176 Statistics II



?6 compulsory subjects

?ECO203 International Economics

ECO255  Malaysian Economy ?

ECO256  Research Methods ?

ECO260 Econometrics I

ECO286  Microeconomics II ?

ECO287  Macroeconomics II


Choose 3 Elective Subjects from the following

ECO257  Regional Studies ?

ECO258  Public Finance ?

ECO293 Advanced Principles of Management

QBM276  Management Science Methods I

QBM277  Management Science Methods II

QBM278  Management Mathematics I ?

QBM279  Management Mathematics II ?

MGT212 Business Analytics for Decision Making (strongly recommended)

Economics Research Project

All students are required to complete a research project related to their field under supervision.


  • ECO353 Fiscal & Monetary Policy
  • ECO355 Econometrics II
  • ECO372 Development Economics
  • ECO373 Monetary Economics
  • ECO400 Economics Research Project


  • MGT305 Business Ethics & Social Responsibility
  • ECO387 Labour Economics
  • ECO388 Economics of Industry
  • QBM372 Further Mathematics I
  • QBM373 Further Mathematics II

5 Compulsory MPU Subjects?

MPU1 (to do 2 subjects)?

MPU3123 Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (Malaysian students)?

MPU3173 Pengajian Malaysia 3 (international students)

MPU3113 Hubungan etnik (Malaysian students)

MPU3143 Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (international students)


MPU2 (choose 1)

MPU3233 Leadership in Business

MPU3213 Bahasa Kebangsaan A*

*for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu

MPU3234 Personal Branding and Career Management

MPU3 (choose 1)

MPU3313 Comparative ethics for Malaysia

MPU3323 Malaysian Constitution?

MPU3333 Malaysian digital transformation

MPU3343 Career Pathways in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia?

MPU3353 Personal Financial Planning in Malaysia

MPU3373 Goods & Services Tax in Malaysia

MPU4 (choose 1)

MPU3412 Co-curriculum – Sports 2?

MPU3422 Co-curriculum – Community Service 2

MPU3432 Co-curriculum – event Management 2



Most subjects follow the assessment pattern below:

Continuous assessment – 50%?

Final examination – 50%?total – 100%



Entry Requirements

Any one of the following:

  • HELP Foundation in Arts / Foundation in ScienceMinimum CGPA score of 2.0 out of 4.0
  • HELP Diploma in BusinessMinimum CGPA score of 2.0 out of 4.0
  • STPM2 C's
  • A-Level2 passes
  • Senior Middle 3 (UEC)5 B's including Mathematics and English
  • CPU5 passes with a minimum average of 50%
  • Australian Matriculation ProgrammesUniversity Aggregate of 50% or ATAR score of at least 50 for various programmes
  • Equivalent qualification
***The stated qualifications need to be supported with a pass in Mathematics, English, Sejarah and Bahasa Melayu at SPM level
Intake Months

January, May, August

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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