Bachelor Program

UCSI University Foundation in Arts And Bachelor Of Arts in Business Administration

Duration: 4 years

Course Objectives

UCSI University’s BA (Hons) Business Administration programme provides students with the necessary business skills vital in today’s competitive corporate sectors, integrating theory based learning within classrooms with practical co-operative placements with industry partners. Assessments encompass a blend of examinations and assignments including a Final Year project to be completed during the last year of study. Dedicated academicians ensure that courses, namely Statistics and Its Applications, Business communication, Macroeconomics and Management Science, among others, remain relevant with changes in the industry.

With value-added learning as the programme’s driving force, early exposure to diverse contemporary business environments, as well as local and international issues, will undoubtedly prepare students for the many challenges in their future careers.


Year 1
  • Business Accounting
  • Business Communication
  • Business Information Systems
  • Business Law
  • Statistics and Its Applications
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • University Life (MPU – U2)
  • Business Law – Malaysian Perspective (MPU – U3)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU – U4)
  • Co-operative Placement 1
Year 2
  • Company Law
  • Business Mathematics
  • Business Modelling with Spreadsheet
  • Business Research Methods
  • Management Science
  • Managing People
  • Corporate Communication
  • Financial Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Internet in Practice
  • Management Ethics
  • Extracurriculan Learning Experience 2 (MPU – U4)
  • Co-operative Placement II
Year 3
  • Final Year Project A
  • Corporate Finance
  • Contemporary Human Resource Management
  • Independent Project A
  • Independent Project B
  • International Business
  • Organisational Development & Change
  • Strategic Information Systems Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Issues in Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Retail Marketing
  • Services Marketing
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU – U4)
  • Co-operative Placement III

Career Opportunities

Due to its multidisciplinary content, this programme offers a wide range of career options for graduates,comprising the following sectors: Manufacturing: CEO, Director, General Manager, Human Resource Manager, Sales Manager, Administrative Executive and Purchasing Executive. Service: Academician, Business Consultant, CEO, Corporate Trainer, Credit Banking Executive, Director, Entrepreneur, Events Manager, Financial Advisor, General Manager, Human Resource Executive, Human Resource Manager, Investment Banking Executive, Management Consultant, Public Relations Executive, Public Relations Manager and Research Analyst. Retail: Business Support Manager, Customer Relations Manager, Entrepreneur, Human Resource Executive, Human Resource Manager, Purchasing Executive, Sales Manager, Service Manager, Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager and Store Supervisor Non-profit Organisations: Administrative Manager, Events Manager and Project Manager. •