The Department of Foundation and Diploma Studies (COBA-FDS) offers Diploma in Accounting. The courses offered are being specifically structured to equip students with a strong foundation in Basic Accounting, Basic Business Administration, Basic Finance as well as other related courses before they embark on the Bachelor of Accounting (Hons), Bachelor in Business Administration programmes such as BBA (Hons) in Human Resource Management/Marketing/Entrepreneurship & Venture Management/International Business and the Bachelor of Finance (Hons) programme.
90 credit hours of subjects are being taught in seven semesters. This Diploma in Accounting programme can be completed in 2 ¼ years.
This programme can be completed in Full Time: 2 ¼ years.
- English for Business
- Islamic / Moral Studies
- Principles of Finance
- Info. Tech. & Accounting Application I
- Business Mathematics
- Financial Accounting I
- Public Speaking and Presentation
- Business Law
- Business Statistics
- Computerised Accounting
- Malaysian Studies
- Intermediate Financial Accounting
- Principles of Management
- Business Communication
- Financial Accounting II
- Company Accounts I
- Cost Accounting
- Kepimpinan dan Keusahawanan
- Management Science
- Financial Management
- Taxation I
- Principles of Macroeconomics
- Accounting Theory
- Management Accounting
- Taxation II
- Investment Analysis
- Company Accounts II
- Principle of Microeconomics
- Industrial Training
For Malaysian Students:
- SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia) / SPMV
Pass SPM / SPMV or equivalent with minimum credits (grade C) in 3 subjects including Mathematics.
Pass O-Level with minimum credit (grade C) in 3 subjects including Mathematics from institution recognised by Government of Malaysia.
- IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)
Pass IGCSE with minimum credit (grade C) in 3 subjects including Mathematics from institution recognised by Government of Malaysia.
- UEC (Unified Examination Certificate)
Pass UEC with minimum Grade B in 3 subjects including Mathematics and any Science / Technical / Vocational and Pass English.
- STPM (Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia)
Pass STPM with minimum Grade C in 1 subject and credit (grade C) in Mathematics in SPM.
- STAM (Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia)
Pass STAM with minimum Grade of MAQBUL and credit (grade C) in Mathematics in SPM.
- Sijil Kemahiran MARA (Level 3)
Pass SKM Level 3 in related field and pass SPM with minimum credit (grade C) in Mathematics.
- Certificate in Community College
Pass with MQF Level 3 in related field and pass SPM with minimum credit (grade C) in Mathematics.
Other equivalent qualifications recognised by Government of Malaysia.
For Malaysian Students:
No additional English requirement for this programme.
For International Students:
International students are required to have English one of the proficiency score stated below to enrol in UNITEN. Diploma students who do not fulfill this English requirement are required to sit for the Intensive English Programme (IEP) and pass the requirement below before starting their Diploma programme.
- MUET – Malaysia University English Test
Achieve Band 3
- IELTS – International English Language Testing System
- TOEFL - Test of English as a Foreign Language
Achieve 550 (TOEFL) or 46 (TOEFL Internet Based Test)
These are popular career choices after graduation for this programme. There are also many other career choices beyond Accounting, which are proven adaptable by UNITEN students due to holistic personal and professional skills development during the study.
- Junior Accountant
- Account Supervisor
- Real Estate
- Tax Agent