Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance

JPT/BPP(R3/0414/6/0039) 08/28, (MQA/A9107)
Duration of Study
3 Years
9 Semesters
Intake Period

Financial decisions are critical to the economic well-being of both individuals and organizations. The B.B.A. (Hons) in Finance programme provides you with the essential aspects of financial knowledge. You will learn methodological tools and be equipped with a solid background and professional knowledge of corporate finance and the interrelation of its major concepts of money, time and risks. The programme helps you to learn economics and accounting fundamentals, and be armed with the analytical abilities to handle financial and investment activities in business organizations. With the relevant knowledge and experience, you will learn to make competent financial decisions, thereby contributing significantly to the success of your business organizations.

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Professional Certificate

B.B.A. (Hons) in Finance is an accredited program by CIMA and MFPC

CIMA logo Graduates will be able to obtain exemptions for 4 papers from Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
MFPC logo Graduates will be able to obtain exemptions of 6 modules from Malaysian Financial Planning Council (MFPC).


Entry Requirements


Pass with minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) in any two (2) subjects, and a pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level; or

A-Level Pass with minimum Grade D in any two (2) subjects and a pass in Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent; or
STAM Pass with minimum Grade of Jayyid and pass in Mathematics and English at the SPM level; or
UEC Pass with minimum Grade B in five (5) subjects and pass in Mathematics and English; or
Foundation / Matriculation Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.00; or
Diploma or Advanced Diploma (Level 4 or 5, MQF) Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.00


*The requirement to pass Mathematics at the SPM level can be waived when the qualifications contain Mathematics with an equivalent/ higher achievement.

*Malaysian students using English as the medium of instruction in their previous study or at least with Band 2 in MUET or equivalent can be exempted from a pass in English requirement.

*Those without a pass in Mathematics and/ or English at the SPM level or equivalent can be admitted but are required to attend special enhancement courses, which should be an SPM equivalent.


English Language Requirements* (for international student)

MUET 4.0
TOEFL 8 Ess (OL) / 46 (iBT)
Pearson 51
Linguaskill 160
OET 200
ELS 108

*International students with qualifications from educational systems where English language is the main medium of instruction are exempted from this requirement.

International students who do not fulfil the English Language Requirements may join the Intensive English Programme at Nilai University which builds their skills in the language and prepares them for the IELTS examination.

Programme Module


  • Foundation of Business

Core and Disciplinary

  • Accounting Information System
  • Advance Taxation
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Communication
  • Business Economics for Financial Markets
  • Business Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • Business Research Methods
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Law, Governance and Estate Planning
  • Developing Business
  • Digital Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Essentials of Information Skills
  • Financial Derivative
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Financial Technology
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business
  • International Finance
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Investments
  • Islamic Banking & Finance
  • Law for Business
  • Organisation Behaviour
  • Personal Finance
  • Personal Taxation
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Quantitative Methods for Business
  • Retirement Planning and Financial Management
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Strategic Management


  • Business Synoptic in Accounting and Finance

Mata Pelajaran Umum

  • MPU1A
    • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban (Malaysian Students) OR
    • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Students)
  • MPU1B
    • Philosophy and Current Issue (Malaysian and International Students)
  • MPU2A
    • Graduate Preparatory Course
  • MPU2B-F (Choose 3 University Courses)
    • B
      • Entrepreneurship
    • C
      • Public Speaking
    • D
      • Critical Thinking
    • E
      • Professional Development
    • F
      • Introduction to French
      • Introduction to Golf
      • Outward Bound
  • MPU3
    • Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • MPU4
    • Co-Curriculum

Malay Language (Only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A

Industrial Training

  • Internship

Programme Pathway

accounting pathway

Career Prospects

Here are some career options after you’ve graduated in Accounting & Finance:

  • Chartered accountant
  • Finance controller
  • Company secretary
  • External auditor
  • Forensic accountant
  • Stockbroker


Nilai University offers scholarships for students from various backgrounds, with the goal of helping students grow to be well-rounded and ambitious individuals and allowing them to reach their goals through quality education. We achieve this by combining academic excellence with a growth mindset for life-long learning.