• Duration: 2 Years


Approval Code KR 9514; 06/2019
Accreditation Code: A 9514
Classification: BA (Hons)
Subject Area: Business Administration
Course Mode: Full Time
Course Duration: 3 Years (14 weeks per semester, 7 weeks per short semester)
Course Location: ABChorizon Academy – Istanbul / Turkey
Intakes: January, May and September


UCSI University’s BA (Hons) Business Administration programme provides students with the necessary business skills vital in today’s competitive corporate sectors, integrating theory-based learning within classrooms with practical co-operative placements with industry partners. Assessments encompass a blend of examinations and assignments including a Final Year project to be completed during the last year of study. Dedicated academicians ensure that courses, namely Statistics and Its Applications, Business communication, Macroeconomics and Management Science, among others, remain relevant with changes in the industry.

With value-added learning as the programme’s driving force, early exposure to diverse contemporary business environments, as well as local and international issues, will undoubtedly prepare students for the many challenges in their future careers.

Entry Requirements

Qualifications Academic Requirements
Foundation year Pass, with a minimum CGPA of 2.0
STPM Minimum 2 principals (C) (CGPA 2.0) in 2 subjects and pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level
A-Level Minimum 2 principals (E)
UEC Minimum 5 credits (B6) and pass (C8) in Mathematics and English
National Matriculation Minimum CGPA of 2.0
International Baccalaureate (IB) Minimum score of 26 points in 6 subjects
Canadian Pre-U Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects
SAM Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects
Australian Year 12 ATAR 65%
Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency Minimum overall average of 60%
Diploma (business-related) Minimum CGPA of 2.0
Other equivalent qualifications To be reviewed by the faculty on a case-to-case basis

Note (Source: Surat Pekeliling MQA Bil 2/2016):

The terms of passing in Mathematics and English at SPM level for the candidate with STPM or STAM qualification can be exempted if the candidate obtained Mathematics and English and its achievement is equivalent or higher than the required pass of the aforesaid courses at the SPM level.

Courses Offered

Year 1 Year 2
Company Law Final Year Project A
Business Mathematics Corporate Finance
Business Modelling with Spreadsheet Contemporary Human Resource Management
Business Research Methods Independent Project A
Management Science Independent Project B
Managing People International Business
Corporate Communication Organizational Development & Change
Financial Management Strategic Information Systems Management
Managerial Accounting Strategic Management
Internet in Practice Issues in Business
Management Ethics Entrepreneurship
Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU – U4) Retail Marketing
Co-operative Placement II Services Marketing
  Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU – U4)
  Co-operative Placement III

Career Opportunities

Due to its multidisciplinary content, this programme offers a wide range of career options for graduates, comprising the following sectors:
Manufacturing: CEO, Director, General Manager, Human Resource Manager, Sales Manager, Administrative Executive and Purchasing Executive
Service: Academician, Business Consultant, CEO, Corporate Trainer, Credit Banking Executive, Director, Entrepreneur, Events Manager, Financial Advisor, General Manager, Human Resource Executive, Human Resource Manager, Investment Banking Executive, Management Consultant, Public Relations Executive, Public Relations Manager and Research Analyst
Retail: Business Support Manager, Customer Relations Manager, Entrepreneur, Human Resource Executive, Human Resource Manager, Purchasing Executive, Sales Manager, Service Manager, Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager and Store Supervisor Non-profit Organisations: Administrative Manager, Events Manager and Project Manager

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