The Foundation in Business Administration programme provides pathways to pursue business related disciplines (Accounting & Finance, Business Management and Marketing) and social sciences programmes (Hospitality & Tourism Management and Mass Communication).
During the one-year programme, students study the principles of business to acquire basic knowledge and skills they can expand on during further studies at undergraduate level. Once they complete the course, they would be able to start Year 1 of the degree programme of their choice.
Students who have passed this foundation programme may also pursue Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons) in Business Management offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Computing.
1 year (3 semesters)
January, April and July
Minimum 5 credits (inclusive of English and at least a pass in Malay Language and History)
Minimum 4 Bs (inclusive of English)
GCE O Level:
Minimum 5 credits (inclusive of English)
• Business Mathematics
• Information Technology in Practice
• Principles of Accounting 1
• Business Communication
• Introduction to Business Management
• Principles of Accounting 2
• Principles of Marketing
• Cost & Management Accounting*
• Business Statistics*
• Organisational Behaviour*
• Introduction to Hospitality and Leisure**
• Foundation in Tourism**
• Tourism and Its Environment**
*Students who wish to specialise in Business are required to take these elective modules.
**Students who wish to specialise in Hospitality and Tourism Management are required to take these elective modules.
Students who have passed the Foundation in Business Administration programme may also enter the Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons) in Business Management.