June 2014 Intake



Application must be made through the prescribed form, which may be obtained from UMCCed office or can be downloaded here.


All enclosed academic records and other supporting documents must be certified true copies.

A complete application should consist of the following items:

A complete, signed application form
1 copy of Mykad / Identification Card
1 copy of SPM/ MCE or GCE 'O' Level Certificate or equivalent
2 copies of passport size photograph

Additional Requirements :

Processing fees of RM25.00 (postal order/money order) payable to UMCCed.(Non-refundable)

Closing Date : April 26, 2014

Please send the application form, processing fees and related documents to the address below either by hand or mail to:

Business Development & Corporate Relations Department,
University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education (UMCCed),
Level 7, Wisma R&D University of Malaya, Jalan Pantai Baharu, 59990 Kuala Lumpur.

Tel :03-2246 3612 / 3604 / 3607 / 3606
E-mail : umcced@um.edu.my 

HP :
Balqis  019-359 5952 
Iftitah  019-386 8967
Shamsul 012-524 7207


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Diploma in Business Management
(Course Code : UCB)

The Diploma in Business Management programme is offered specially for school leavers interested to pursue a career in business management. This programme will provide students with the skills and knowledge in total and integrated aspects of business management, and is suitable for those wishing to acquire a sound understanding of all aspects of business. Students will be trained in all functional areas of management of a business such as accounting, management, marketing, and human resource management that can be beneficial for career development and organisational development, and foster a spirit of entrepreneurship among the students.


After completing this programme, students are able to:
  • identify and understand the basic principles of business management in a competitive and dynamic environment
  • apply the principles of business management and plan the operations of a business unit
  • think creatively and critically, and understand the risks in making business decisions and identify business opportunities
  • improve the planning and monitoring of business strategies for long-term survival

Career and Academic Path
Graduates of the Diploma in Business Management programme have the opportunity to further their studies to pursue a Bachelor Degree in a related field at local universities.

Graduates of the programme are qualified to apply for the post of Assistant Business Development officers at private companies and government-linked companies (GLCs). Graduates are also qualified to hold various positions such as Executive Assistants up to management levels in an organisation.

Course Structure
Students must complete a total of 92 credit hours in order to be awarded the Diploma in Management.

They must take and pass all 25 courses/subjects prescribed as Institution Compulsory Courses, Core Courses and Programme Courses.

Institution Compulsory Courses


Subject Credit Hours
Fundamental of Entrepreneurial Acculturation 3
Negotiations Skills 3
English  Language Proficiency 4
Critical Thinking and Effective Presentation Skills 4
Introduction to Business and Professional Writing 4
Personal Development Programme I 2
Personal Development Programme II 2
Personal Development Programme III 2



Core Courses


Subject Credit Hours
Introduction to Management 4
Principles of Marketing 4
Principles of Economics 4
Organisational Behaviour 4
Business Law and Ethics 4
Small Business and Entrepreneurship 4
Corporate Communication Management 4
Business Research  4
Management Information Systems 4
Project Management 4
Business Strategy 4
Principles of Accounting 4


Programme Courses


Subject Credit Hours
Accounting and Financial Management 4
Services Management 4
International Business 4
Islamic Finance 4
E-business 4

Entry Requirements

i. Pass SPM/equivalent with a Credit in Malay Language, English Language and 3 (three) other subjects or
ii. Have other qualifications recognised by Senate

Medium of Instruction
The course is conducted in English.

Class Location

  • University of Malaya Main Campus, Lembah Pantai

  • Wisma R&D, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur.

Intake Schedule


  • Course Fees
    The total Course Fee is RM17,890
    The course fee is inclusive of registration, notes, examination, insurance and other services fees.
    (Not inclusive of accommodation and transportation)
  • Payment Method
    Fees can be paid either in lump sum or by instalment.

  • Financing of Studies
    Students are eligible to apply for PTPTN education loans. Additionally, parents of applicants are also eligible to withdraw their EPF savings (Account 2) to finance the course fee.




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