KDU University College - Glenmarie Campus

Diploma in Business Administration

Fees (Malaysian students)
RM 36,000 RM 29,620 20% OFF *
Fees (International students)
USD 9,468 USD 7,575 20% OFF *
Course Length
2 years
January, March, May, September
About the course

Business is everywhere, virtually and physically. Get a head-start in learning how to manage a business with KDU’s Diploma in Business Administration. This programme provides students with the necessary foundation and knowledge of growing a business in today’s fast paced competitive work environment.

We also focus on developing students’ interpersonal and organisational skills to ensure an all-rounded individual. ACCA-hopefuls will be exempted of three 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 Passes in Mathematics and English);
  • UEC: Min. 3 Credits (Inclusive of Passes in Mathematics and 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

  • Business Law
  • Business Statistics
  • Company Law
  • Critical Thinking & Reading Skills
  • E-Commerce
  • Introduction to Business Communication
  • Introduction to Business
  • Management of Human Resources
  • Management Information System
  • Organisational Communication
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Services Marketing


  • 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).