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Foundation in Business Administration
Foundation in Business Administration

The Foundation in Business Administration programme is a one year pre-university course specially designed to provide a strong foundation in business fundamentals and learning skills essential for undergraduate study in business related disciplines, hospitality, and mass communication.

Learning Outcome

• The Foundation in Business Administration programme teaches you how to execute a business venture, track the performance of the company, make key business decisions as well as theoretical and practical business solutions.
• Understand the key communication and interpersonal skills and develop an appreciation for business management practices.
• You will learn fundamental knowledge of economics, mathematics, statistics, marketing strategy, finance, operations management etc.
• Learn the professional skills to handle businesses and subordinates.
• Study independently

• Make appropriate responses to open-ended questions

• Apply theory to practical situations

• Understand and cope with consequences of change

• Be creative, enterprising and have initiative

• Have a solid education foundation in business studies that serves as a preparatory year for a full degree programme

Course Structure

• Business Mathematics
• Information Technology in Practice
• Principles of Accounting 1
• Microeconomics
• English

• Business Communication
• Introduction to Business Management
• Principles of Accounting 2
• Macroeconomics
• Introduction to Entrepreneurship Skills

• Principles of Marketing
• Introduction to Hospitality and Leisure*
• Foundation in Tourism*
• Tourism and Its Environment*
• Cost & Management Accounting**
• Business Statistics**
• Organisational Behaviour**


* Electives for degree in Hospitality Management

** Electives for other Business degrees

Jan 2020, Apr 2020, Jul 2020
1 Year
Study Mode
Career Outcome

This is a university preparatory course for students who are interested in a Business related career such as various functions of Business & Management, Hospitality & Mass Communication.

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Entry Requirement

Minimum 5 credits (including English)


Minimum 4Bs (including English)


Minimum 5 credits (including English)


Other equivalent qualifications which are recognized by the Malaysian government