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BA Hons Accounting Fees Structure, Admission, Intake, Deadline

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Level UNDER-GRADUATE
  Duration 3 Years
  Intake JAN,MAY,SEP


Overview

Overview of BA Hons Accounting in UCSI University Malaysia

This Accounting degree is globally-recognised and encompasses a rigorous curriculum that provides future accountants with contemporary knowledge and practical skills in assisting organisations to make the best strategic decisions. The effective combination of examinations, projects and assignments in the programme’s courses, as well as placements with key industry partners, fosters student independence and enhances their learning experience.

Graduates will gain entry into the professional level of ACCA and CPA Australia. This course will also equip graduates to pursue further professional qualifications with CFA, CFP, CIMA, ICAEW, MIA and RFP, among others.

Assessments

The assessment includes a combination of examinations, projects and assignments, and finally a requirement to complete a dissertation in Independent Project in the final year. Students will acquire up-to-date vocational skills that are relevant and competitive. This reflects the complex and challenging nature of the accounting, finance and business realms.

Note:
For the latest issues in Accounting from MIA (Malaysian Institute of Accountants), please access their e-magazine, e-Accountants Today, at https://www.at-mia.my/


International Degree Pathway (IDP) via BA (Hons) Accounting

IDP Programme Pathway University Country Fee
B Commerce Major: Accounting / Business Information Systems / Finance 1.5+1.5 University of Queensland Australia AUD 38200
BSc (Hons) International Accounting (Top-up) 2+1 University of Northampton United Kingdom £ 11700
Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements of BA Hons Accounting in UCSI University Malaysia

Qualification

Academic Requirements

UCSI Foundation year

Minimum CGPA of 2.50, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level

STPM

Pass, with a minimum C+ grades (CGPA 2.33) in any two subjects, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level

A-levels

Minimum 2 D grades

UEC

Minimum 5 credits (B6) including Mathematics aand a Pass in English

National Matriculation

Minimum CGPA of 2.50, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level

International Baccalaureate (IB)

Minimum score of 26 points in 6 subjects

Canadian Pre-U

Minimum average of 60%

SAM / Australian Year 12

Minimum average of 60%

Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Minimum overall average of 60%

Diploma (business-related)

Minimum CGPA 2.50

Other equivalent qualifications

To be reviewed by the faculty on a case-to-case basis

Note (Source: Surat Pekeliling MQA Bil 1/2016):
The terms of credit in Mathematics at SPM level for the candidate with STPM, STAM or Matriculation/Foundation qualification can be exempted if the candidate obtained Mathematics and its achievement is equivalent or higher than the required credit of Mathematics at the SPM level.

Note / Legend:

Discretion is given to the Head of Department to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.

SPM Credit – 'A+' to 'C'
O-Level – 'A' to 'C'
UEC Credit – 'A1' to 'B6'

STPM principal – 'A' to 'C'
A-levels principal – 'A' to 'E'

English Language Requirements

For local student:

  • At least MUET Band 2 or IELTS Band 5.5 or TOEFL 550 (A compulsory requirement from MQA)
  • Note 2 (Source: JPT/BPP(K) 1000 – 753Jld3 (19)):
    English Language requirement for Malaysian candidate with O-level, A-Level, Matriculation/Foundation or Diploma (conducted fully in English) can be exempted.
  • A distinction (A+, A, or A-) in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level. If the English Language requirement is not met, student may be required to take an additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate program based on the University’s decision.

For international student:

  • IELTS minimum Band 5.5
  • TOEFL  (Internet-based) minimum 46
  • Cambridge English Qualification and Test minimum score of 160
  • Pearson Test of English minimum score 51
  • MUET minimum Band 3 


International Degree Pathway (IDP) via BA (Hons) Accounting

IDP Programme Pathway University Country Fee
B Commerce Major: Accounting / Business Information Systems / Finance 1.5+1.5 University of Queensland Australia AUD 38200
BSc (Hons) International Accounting (Top-up) 2+1 University of Northampton United Kingdom £ 11700
Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities of BA Hons Accounting in UCSI University Malaysia

Accounting is a specialised discipline that provides an ideal platform for a career in the field of Accountancy and Finance. Accountants and Auditors is ranked Top 10 as a recession proof jobs in the market. Accountants and auditors are expected to experience much faster than average employment growth in near future. Potential careers of graduates include the following sectors:

  • Audit
  • Financial Analysis
  • Taxation
  • Budget Analysis
  • Management Accounting
  • Banking
  • Accountancy
  • Strategic Business Consultancy


International Degree Pathway (IDP) via BA (Hons) Accounting

IDP Programme Pathway University Country Fee
B Commerce Major: Accounting / Business Information Systems / Finance 1.5+1.5 University of Queensland Australia AUD 38200
BSc (Hons) International Accounting (Top-up) 2+1 University of Northampton United Kingdom £ 11700
Courses Offered

Courses Offered of BA Hons Accounting in UCSI University Malaysia

Year 1

  • Fundamental of Management
  • Introductory Accounting
  • Statistics and Its Application
  • Microeconomics
  • Fundamental of Marketing
  • Management Accounting 1
  • Business Communication
  • Macroeconomics
  • Business Modelling and Spreadsheet
  • University Life (MPU-U2)
  • Business Law - Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
    Other MPU-U3 equivalent courses (MPU-U3)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 1

Year 2

  • Business Law
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Financial Management 1
  • Financial Accounting 1
  • Business Research Methods
  • Management Accounting 2
  • Taxation 1
  • Financial Accounting 2
  • Company Law
  • Financial Management 2
  • Management Ethics
  • Financial Accounting 3
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 2

Year 3

  • Auditing 1
  • Financial Research Project A
  • Taxation 2
  • International Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Research Project B
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Internet In Practice
  • Strategic Management
  • Accounting Theory and Practice
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Auditing 2
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 3

General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.

U1

– For Malaysian students:

  1. Ethnic Relations
  2. Islamic Civilisation and Asian Civilisation

– For foreign students:

  1. Malaysian Studies
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3

All information is correct at the time of upload and UCSI University reserves the right to make amendments without prior notice.


International Degree Pathway (IDP) via BA (Hons) Accounting

IDP Programme Pathway University Country Fee
B Commerce Major: Accounting / Business Information Systems / Finance 1.5+1.5 University of Queensland Australia AUD 38200
BSc (Hons) International Accounting (Top-up) 2+1 University of Northampton United Kingdom £ 11700
Professional Recognition

Professional Recognition of BA Hons Accounting in UCSI University Malaysia

Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia


Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia
Exempted from 7 papers out of 10 papers

 

Certified Practising Accountant

Certified Practising Accountant
Exempted from 6 papers out of 12 papers

 

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
Exempted from 7 papers out of 16 papers

 

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
Exempted from 4 papers out of 15 papers

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI)

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI)
Complete 6 levels to become a Chartered Fellow

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy
Exempted from 6 papers out of 12 papers

 

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Exempted from 9 papers out of 14 papers

ACCA accelerate programme
We are the first seven universities in Malaysia which has a partnership with ACCA Accelerated Programme (AAP). Our students are not only eligible for exemptions for all the 9 Foundation papers but also entitle to enjoy the AAP benefits mention below.

ACCA accelerate programme 


 

International Degree Pathway (IDP) via BA (Hons) Accounting

IDP Programme Pathway University Country Fee
B Commerce Major: Accounting / Business Information Systems / Finance 1.5+1.5 University of Queensland Australia AUD 38200
BSc (Hons) International Accounting (Top-up) 2+1 University of Northampton United Kingdom £ 11700

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