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3 Years


Jan, Jun, Sept

Dual Award

UK Qualification

Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Islamic Finance

Programme Overview

(R2/0414/6/0382) (6/28) (MQA/FA3138)

Our Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Islamic Finance allows you to acquire the knowledge, skills, techniques, and ethics that are relevant to the Islamic finance industry. The modules are designed relevant to today’s industry needs, allowing you to combine knowledge of Islamic jurisprudence together with expertise in financial products.
Our programme also focuses on understanding the nature of business and its role in the wider business sector. Programmes at the IUMW Business School are created with industry input, ensuring we produce high-performing individuals who are ready for the workplace and can walk confidently into a variety of different career paths.
  • STPM or equivalent, Grade C (GPA 2.00) in any two (2) subjects, AND passes in Mathematics and English at SPM level or equivalent
  • STAM Grade of Jayyid, AND passes in Mathematics and English at SPM level or equivalent
  • Diploma/Advanced Diploma, CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00
  • Matriculation/Foundation CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00
  • UEC Grade B in five (5) subjects and passes in Mathematics and English
  • A-LEVEL Pass with Grade D in two subjects
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 65
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) 24 points across six subjects
  • Other qualifications recognised as equivalent

  • The credit requirement at SPM level can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM/STAM level are equivalent/higher
  • Students enrolling on a Dual Award programme will be subject to the English requirements of UWTSD/UK

    English language competency requirements for international students:
  • International students are required to achieve a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS OR Band 3 in MUET OR 550 in TOEFL OR its equivalent
  • English language requirements can be waived if the international student EITHER comes from a country that uses English as the official language OR the entry qualification uses English as the medium of instruction
Year 1
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Business Communication
  • Business Mathematics
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Microeconomics
  • Management Information System
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Introductory Business Statistics
  • Legal Environment of Business (Malaysian Environment)
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (Malaysian Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Students)
  • Co-Curriculum 1
  • Contemporary Challenges – Making a Difference**
Year 2
  • Macroeconomics
  • Operation Management
  • International Business
  • Usul Al-Fiqh
  • Aqidah Islamiyyah
  • Qawa’id Al-Fiqh
  • Business Research Methods
  • Human Resource Management
  • Hubungan Etnik (Malaysn Students)
  • Malaysian Studies 3 (International Students)
  • Co-Curriculum 2
  • Changemakers – Creativity and Value Creation**
*Choose FOUR (4) electives from finance and business related areas
Year 3
  • Strategic Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Fiqh Al-Muamalat
  • Shariah Aspects of Business and Finance
  • Islamic Commercial Law
  • Islamic Capital Markets
  • Islamic Financial Institutions and Markets
  • Islamic Accounting
  • Islamic Investment Analysis
  • Islamic Risk Management
  • Principles of Islamic Economics
  • Leading and Developing People**
  • Business Project OR Industrial Training***
**Dual Award Module / Dual Award students only
***Business Project compulsory for Dual Award students
Assessments under the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Islamic Finance programme are varied; they are based on either full coursework (100%) or a combination of coursework and final examination. The most common combination to be found is 60% coursework and 40% for final examination. Classes are held face-to-face, and include lectures and tutorials (offline and online). Our students are expected to demonstrate their understanding through several forms of assessments, including but not limited to discussions, essays, reports, quizzes, projects and written tests.

Students are expected to undergo six (6) long semesters and three (3) short semesters, over a span of three years. In the final semester, students can opt to go for an 8-week Industrial training or undertake a research project. At the end of the programme, students will have completed 120 credits and graduate with a MQA-accredited Bachelor’s degree.
Malaysian Students
Single Award: MYR50,180
International Students
Single Award: MYR59,660
Dual Award Fee: MYR18,000
  • Islamic Market Stock Broker
  • Islamic Merchant Banker
  • Islamic Finance Director
  • Islamic Finance Officer
  • Islamic Finance Advisor
  • Islamic Finance Strategist
  • Islamic Product Manager
  • Shariah Manager

Programme Enquiry Form

    • Accredited by MQA & recognised by JPA.
    • Opportunity to study in the UK at our partner university, UWTSD.
    • A Dual Award degree programme in collaboration with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD), UK. Students will receive certification from both IUMW and UWTSD upon completion of their degree.
    • Robustly created syllabus to produce skilled students who have the potential to become key experts of the future.

    Study Abroad for the experience of lifetime

    Sign up for a Dual Award programme and not only will you earn a UK degree, but you will have the opportunity to study at our partner university, the University of Wales Trinity Saint David.

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