Foundation in Business

Programme Summary

The programme structure is designed to produce quality graduate who can apply their problem-solving skill using knowledge that they have acquired during the course. The 1-year foundation programme is intended to equip students with the knowledge and necessary skill relevant to prospective Bachelor degree programmes is business and management. It prepares the students for the various Bachelors of Business and Management programmes.

Entry Requirement


Passed SPM/ SPMV with at least a grade of five (5) in any subject.


Pass in O-Level with at least a grade C in 5 subjects;


Pass in Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least a grade B in 3 subjects;


Meet the minimum requirements of the Standard Program / requirements of the professional body / MQA recommendations in force for student intake during that period;


Any other equivalents qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.



Programme Structure


Semester 1 English 1 3
  Business Administration 1 3
  Introduction to Accounting 4
  Fundamental Mathematics 1 4
  U1 Malay Language for Communication 1 (optional) 3
  U2 Bahasa Kebangsaan A (optional) 3
  U2 Thinking Skills 2
  Total credit hours 16


Semester 2 Business Administration 2 3
  Principles of Economics 3
  Introduction to Marketing 3
  Computer Application for Business 2
  English 2 3
  Introduction to Management 3
  Total credit hours 17


Semester 3 U1 Pengajian Malaysia 3
  Introduction to Financial & Costing System 3
  Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3
  Fundamental Mathematics 2 3
  Business Computing 3
  U3 Constitution and Society 2
  Total credit hours 17

Career Prospect

It prepares the pathways for students onto the various Bachelors of Business programmes at DRB-HICOM U and other universities.