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Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) Risk Management Fees Structure, Admission, Intake, Deadline

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 3 years (Full-time)
  Intake January, May, October
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Overview of Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) Risk Management in Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman UTAR Malaysia

Risk is an uncertainty or potential threat to an organisation. It can be the potential factor materially affect the value and survival of a business. Hence, business must understand, evaluate and manage  the risks to achieve their primary objectives while keeping all the risks under reasonable control. In time of economic uncertainty, more corporations have added risk management function as one essential component to communicate risk policies and manage risk processes within the organisation. 

Risk Management job is one of well-respected professions yet a challenging career. If ones willing to take the challenge, it is indeed a rewarding career and the knowledge, skills and experience gained are transferable from one industry to another. In view of the strong focus on risk management and heighten control by central bank and local authority, there is need to install and impart risk awareness mind set among students. 

The UTAR's Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) Risk Management aims at providing students with comprehensive understanding of risk management for financial and non-financial corporations. Core curriculum of this programme involve analytical knowledge, operation management, legal framework and strategic planning. More importantly, the programme balance between the need of providing students with solid theoretical knowledge but include case studies that parallel to current ever shifting business environment.


  • Risk Analyst
  • Risk Control Consultant
  • Risk Management Executive/Manager/Specialist
  • Business Risk Manager
  • Compliance Analyst
  • Credit Risk Management Executive
  • Equity Analyst



Year 1  

Business Accounting 1  

Business Accounting 2



English for Business

English for Management

Introduction to Business Programming

Introduction to Probability and Statistic

Management Principles


National Language/Other Languages

Principles of Marketing

Principles of Risk Management and Insurance

Statistical Methods

Year 2  

Applied Regression Analysis

 Business Finance

Corporate Ethics, Fraud and Compliance in Risk Management

Credit and Market Risk Management

Crisis Communication in Public Relations

Elective I 

Financial Statement Analysis

Industrial Training

Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health

Operational Risk Management in Financial Institutions

Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies

Time Series Analysis

Year 3  

Business and Society

Elective I

Elective II

Elective III

Enterprise Risk Management

Financial Derivatives

Internal Auditing for Financial Institution

International Finance

Legal Framework of Banking and Financial Institutions


Research Project

Strategic Management and Project

Elective I - Choose 2 Course (s)  

Business Analytics

Confucianism and Modern Society

Digital Entrepreneurship

Fundamentals of Digital Media Technology

Interpersonal Communication

Introductions to Internet of Things and Its Application

Public Speaking and Oral Presentation

Elective II - Choose 1 Course (s)  

Applied E-Commerce

Business Taxation

Islamic Banking

Elective III - Choose 1 Course (s)  

Managerial Accounting

Money and Banking Management

Personal Financial Planning and Management

Portfolio Management

MPU1* - Choose 1 Course   

Hubungan Etnik - For Local Students

Malaysian Studies 3 - For International Students

MPU1** - Choose 1 Course   


  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 - For International Students
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS) - For Local Students

National Language/Other Languages - Choose 1 Course (s)  
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A - For Malaysian only, without SPM-BM Credit
  • Introduction to French
    Introduction to German Language
    Introduction to Japanese
    Introduction to Tamil Language

Co-Curriculum - Choose 1   Course (s)  
  • Arts and Cultural Performance
  • Art, Craft, and Design

Business Plan Writing and Preparation 

Community Project

Critical Thinking, Creative Thinking and Problem Solving

Language, Culture and Social Study Abroad

Leadership and Teambuilding 

Managing Personal Finance

Management of Sports Activity

Oral Communication

Social Entrepreneurship Project

Study Soft Skills and/or Life Skills Abroad

Team Work and Collaborative Project

Work Ethics and EQ



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