Find & Compare Finance Degree Courses in Malaysia

Equip yourself with the arts and science of managing money with a Finance Degree. Learn more about each institution’s Finance Degree and find out which college / university suits you best.

  • Qualification
  • Campus
  • Intakes
  • Course Duration
  • Entry Requirements
  • Total Estimated Fees
  • Scholarships
  • Direct Transfer Universities
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  • University of Nottingham Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM110,500
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons) Finance, Accounting & Management
  • Campus
    Semenyih, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: BBB
    STPM: B+B+B+
    UEC: 2 As & 3 Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 86
    Foundation: CGPA 3.33
    Diploma: CGPA 3.33
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM110,500
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 25% waiver
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    University of Nottingham
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  • INTI International University
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM69,500
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Business (Hons) Finance
  • Campus
    Nilai, Negeri Sembilan
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Aug
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC
    STPM: CCC
    UEC: 5 Bs (incl. pass in Math & English)
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 55
    Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM69,500
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver for first year
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    N/A
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  • International University of Malaya-Wales
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Sep, Nov
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM40,000
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance
  • Campus
    Kuala Lumpur
  • Intakes
    Feb, Jul, Sep, Nov
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CC
    STPM: C+C+
    UEC: 5 Bs
    Foundation: CGPA 2.50
    Diploma: CGPA 2.50
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM40,000
  • Scholarships
    N/A
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    University of Wales
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  • Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM39,310
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Finance (Hons)
  • Campus
    Kampar, Perak
  • Intakes
    Jan, May, Oct
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: DD
    STPM: C+C+
    UEC: 5 Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 75
    Foundation: CGPA 2.50
    Diploma: CGPA 2.50
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM39,310
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    N/A
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  • Heriot-Watt University Malaysia
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM103,280
  • Qualification
    Master of Arts (Hons) in Business & Finance
  • Campus
    Putrajaya
  • Intakes
    Sep
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: CCC
    STPM: CCC
    UEC: 2 As & 3 Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 70
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM103,280
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 30% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 35% waiver
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    Heriot-Watt University
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  • Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation
  • Intakes
    May, Sep, Nov
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM75,300
  • Qualification
    Bachelor in Banking & Finance (Hons) Dual Award (Asia Pacific University & Staffordshire University, UK)
  • Campus
    Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur
  • Intakes
    May, Sep, Nov
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE
    STPM: CC
    UEC: 5 Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 60
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM75,300
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 50% waiver
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    Staffordshire University
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  • SEGi University
  • Intakes
    Feb, May, Jul, Sep, Oct
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM64,200
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Accounting & Finance (Hons) Dual Award (SEGi University & Abertay University)
  • Campus
    Kota Damansara, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Feb, May, Jul, Sep, Oct
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: DD
    STPM: C+C+
    UEC: 5 Bs
    Foundation: CGPA 2.50
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM64,200
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    Abertay University
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  • Taylor's University
  • Intakes
    Mar, Aug
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM99,430
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Business (Hons) in Banking & Finance
  • Campus
    Subang Jaya, Selangor
  • Intakes
    Mar, Aug
  • Course Duration
    3 years
  • Entry Requirements
    A-Level: EE
    STPM: CC
    UEC: 5 Bs
    SAM / AUSMAT: ATAR 55
    Foundation: CGPA 2.00
    Diploma: CGPA 2.00
  • Total Estimated Fees
    RM99,430
  • Scholarships
    Pre-University:
    Up to 100% waiver

    Foundation / Diploma:
    Up to 100% waiver
  • Direct Transfer Universities
    Queensland University of Technology
    The University of New South Wales
    The University of Western Australia
    University of Adelaide
    University of Tasmania
    University of Queensland

FAQs about Studying a Finance Degree in Malaysia

What is Finance?

Finance is the study of the procurement, allocation and management of financial resources.

Finance is an essential field as every individual, company, institution and government are involved in monetary transactions on a daily basis.This makes the capability of managing and using money efficiently extremely crucial to ensure financial sustainability, minimise risks and maximise returns.

Apart from understanding various financial products and instruments, you will also gain the necessary aptitude and knowledge of procuring, managing and dispensing funds in a Degree in Finance.

What are the minimum entry requirements for a Finance Degree?

To pursue a Degree in Finance, the typical entry requirements are:

Certain institutions may also require a pass in Mathematics at SPM, O-Level or equivalent.

That being said, the entry requirements can vary depending on the university, so be sure to do your research!

What is your education pathway if you study a Finance Degree?

To pursue a Degree in Finance, you need to have an SPM or an equivalent qualification and a Pre-U qualification. Alternatively, you can choose to enter a Finance Degree via a relevant Diploma. Naturally, you must meet the minimum entry requirements set by the university.

A Degree in Finance is usually 3 years long.

Upon completing a Degree in Finance, you will have several options:

  • Enter the workforce immediately; or
  • Enter the workforce and pursue professional qualifications, such as ACCA, ICAEW, CFA, etc.; or
  • Pursue postgraduate studies in the relevant fields

What are your career prospects with a Finance Degree?

Finance graduates are open to plenty of job opportunities from a wide range of industries.

Generally, upon completion of a Degree in Finance, you can consider the following job options:

  • Credit Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Income Auditor
  • Accounts Executive
  • Tax Analyst

What should you consider when choosing a university?

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

  • Is the institution’s Finance course accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)?
  • Will the institution’s Finance course provide you with relevant professional paper exemptions?
  • Does the institution’s Finance Degree give you any practical platforms to acquire extra knowledge and build professional networks, such as business competitions, conferences and workshops?
  • Do you understand the fees of the course, and are the costs affordable to you?
  • Are you comfortable with the location of the 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 university?

Should you study a Degree in Finance?

Can’t decide if you should study Finance, or not sure what specific area of Finance is suitable for you? Here are some articles that may help you:

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