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Graduate Diploma in Business Management

The Graduate Diploma in Business Management is a well-recognised undergraduate programme designed to give a broad, encompassing overview of all sides of business. Students will gain the understanding of the theories and analysis learned to help them make informed decisions and apply management strategies in real life settings. Graduates have the option to progress to higher levels into the Master of Administration programme

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • At the end of the programme, students will be able to: 
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  • 1. Comprehend and apply the basics of management, business, and marketing in the competitive world of global businesses
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  • 2. Use pertinent knowledge, skills and competencies in effective communication and problem-solving situations in competitive business challenges
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  • 3. Think critically and reflect creatively on opportunities, challenges and innovations for self-development and professional advancement

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Normal Entry

  • STPM/ 'A' Level or equivalent qualifications with minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in two (2) subjects AND Pass in Mathematics and English Language at SPM / 'O' Level or equivalent; OR
  • STAM with minimum Grade Jayyid AND Pass in Mathematics and English Language at SPM level or equivalent; OR
  • A Diploma (MQP Level 4) / Advanced Diploma (MQF Level 5) or equivalent qualifications; OR
  • A Matriculation / Foundation Programme or equivalent qualifications with minimum CGPA of 2.00; OR
  • UEC with minimum Grade B in five (5) subjects AND Pass in Mathematics and English Language; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised

English Language Competency Requirements (for International Students) 

  • Minimum score of 5.0 for IELTS or its equivalent.
  • Any international student from countries using English as an official medium of instruction or from an academic institution using English as a medium of instruction, shall normally be exempted from the above requirement.

Alternative Entry

Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) Entry Requirements:

  • Minimum 21 years of age as of 1st January in the year of application
  • Possess relevant work experience
  • Passed the APEL assessment

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FAST FACTS

Modes of Study

Part-Time

  • Fully Online
  • Blended Learning
Duration 2 years 4 Months
Frequency of Tutorials Once a month on weekends with 3 meeting per subject (total of 10 hours)
Grading

Assignment 1 = 60%

Final Examination = 40%

MQA Accreditation PA 0762
Advertisement Code (R-DL/345/6/0956) 8/21
EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only) Yes

SUBJECTS

Core

  • Principles of Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Management Information System
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Principles of Economics
  • Intro to Financial Accounting
  • Business Statistics
  • Business Law

General

Applicable to Malaysian Students only

  • Islamic and Asian Civilisations
  • Ethnic Relations
  • Academic Writing
  • Comparative Ethics
  • Social Responsibility Project

Applicable to International Students (in Malaysia) only

  • Malay Language and Communication 2
  • Malaysian Studies 3
  • Academic Writing
  • Comparative Ethics
  • Social Responsibility Project

Applicable to International Students (Abroad)

  • Fundamentals of English Grammar
  • The Web Economy
  • Academic Writing
  • Comparative Ethics
  • Social Responsibility Project

University Compulsory Subjects

  • Information Literacy and Research Skills 2
  • Entrepreneurship in Asia 

SPECIALISATION (Choose 1 Subject only)

Marketing

  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Internet Marketing
  • Marketing Management

Manufacturing Management

  • Production Planning and Control
  • Inventory Control
  • Fundamental of Manufacturing Management

Supply Chain Management

  • Production Planning and Control
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Purchasing Supply Management

General with 3 Specialisation

  • Marketing
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Supply Chain Management

 

Last updated: 21/06/2018