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There are 39 colleges and universities offering 185 Diploma in Business Courses.


FAQs about Studying Diploma in Business in Malaysia

Business is the practice of providing goods and services in exchange for something of value (money).

Business is important because it affects our everyday lives and the way society functions. Without sound business practice, there will misuse of goods, services and resources that could otherwise have contributed greatly to the economy and made a positive impact in people’s lives.

A Diploma in Business will teach you the essentials of Business. You will be given a broad look at the knowledge of how businesses work, how to run and manage a business, as well as the functional areas of daily affairs and long-term planning.

A Diploma in Business requires at least 3 credits (C and above) at SPM, O-Level or equivalent, including a pass in SPM Bahasa Melayu and History.

For UEC students, you will need to have minimum of 3Bs.

To pursue a Diploma in Business, you need to have an SPM qualification or equivalent. You must also meet the minimum entry requirements of the college or university.

A Diploma in Business is typically 2 years long.

Upon completing a Diploma in Business, you will have several options:

  • Enter the workforce immediately; or
  • Pursue a Degree in Business, entering in Year 2; or
  • Pursue one of many professional business qualifications, such as a Financial Risk Manager (FRM)

Once you complete a Diploma in Business, you can consider the following job options:

  • Bank Executive
  • Financial Planner
  • Marketing Executive
  • Insurance Agent

Alternatively, you can also consider continuing your education by pursuing a Degree in Business, or a professional business qualification.

Different students may have different preferences when it comes to choosing the right college or university. Here are some questions to consider when making a decision.

  • Is the institution’s Diploma in Business accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)?
  • Do you understand the fees of the course, and are the costs affordable to you?
  • Are you comfortable with the location of the college or university?
  • Have you visited the campus, and do you like the campus environment and facilities?
  • What support services does the institution have to help you in and beyond college / university?

Struggling to make a decision? Check out these 5 steps to finding the college that suits you best.

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