KDU University College - Glenmarie Campus

Diploma in Accountancy

Fees (Malaysian students)
RM 36,000 RM 25,200 30% OFF *
Fees (International students)
USD 9,468 USD 7,575 20% OFF *
Course Length
2 years
January, March, May, September
About the course

Students start their journey into the professional world of accounting by getting familiar with various disciplines such as taxation and commercial law. In this programme, students learn the ropes and gain the foundation necessary to continue onward with their choice of bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or even a professional accounting qualification.

Students are also able to fast-track into obtaining the ACCA qualification, as this programme qualifies for an exemption of four papers.

Upon successful completion of this programme, students will be able to articulate seamlessly into a KDU business degree programme, or to Griffith University (Australia), the University of Northampton (UK) and Glasgow Caledonian University (UK).

*The 20% bursary is applicable to the tuition fee component only.
Entry Requirements
  • SPM / GCE 'O' Level : Pass with min. 3 Credits (Inclusive of a Credit in Mathematics and a Pass in English);
  • UEC: Min. 3 Credits (Inclusive of a Credit in Mathematics and a Pass in English);
  • Any other qualifications deemed equivalent by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia (or as stated in the Document Senarai Nilai Taraf Kelayakan Akademik, Malaysian Qualifications Agency): Pass (Subject to review and approval of certified transcripts);

English Language Requirement

  • Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination)
  • Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 196 (computer-based) or 69 (internet-based); or 525 (paper-based) in TOEFL


  • Academic English for Business 1 & 2
  • Business Mathematics
  • Financial Accounting 1 & 2
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Money & Banking
  • Macroeconomics
  • Management Accounting 1 & 2
  • Microeconomics
  • Principles of Management

Year 2

  • Accounting for Partnership & Special Accounting Procedures
  • Accounting Information System
  • Accounting Theory & Practice
  • Auditing
  • Business Statistics
  • Commercial Law
  • Company Law
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Critical Thinking & Reading Skills
  • Management of Human Resources
  • Taxation


  • Co-Curricular Activities and Community
  • Malaysia Culture and Life
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Malaysian Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Personal Development Planning

*Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students:

  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programmes).