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Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Islamic Finance

Sarjana Muda Pentadbiran Perniagaan (Kepujian) Kewangan Islam

Under Bachelor of Business Administrations (Hons) in Islamic Finance programme, students will be facilitated to become industry experts through an exposure to a broad range of courses available in the area of Islamic Finance fields. This program aims to produce competent graduates who is well-versed in the principles and concepts of Islamic Finance, functional management skills, exemplary leadership skills, high commitment towards pursuit of knowledge and excellence, innovative, socially responsible and good team players who are nationalistic yet global in outlook and behaviour.

Professional Certifications

The program is specifically designed to meet Islamic financial industry needs and standards. Students who have completed the program and meet the requirements will be awarded IBFIM’s Islamic Finance Qualifications, namely:

    • Associate Qualification in Islamic Finance (AQIF)
    • Intermediate Qualification in Islamic Finance (IQIF)
    • Certified Qualification in Islamic Finance (CQIF): Banking
    • Islamic Financial Planner (IFP)

These qualifications are valuable in increasing student value and marketability in the job force

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

  • PEO 1:
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative in applying Shariah principles in business management, finance, banking and Takaful operations;
  • PEO 2:  
    UniKL graduates who are effective leaders with teamwork skills, as well as verbal and non-verbal interpersonal communication skills;
  • PEO 3: 
    UniKL graduates who are committed towards the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement;
  • PEO 4: 
    UniKL graduates who are professional, ethical, and socially responsible; and
  • PEO 5: 
    UniKL graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO)

  • PLO 1:
    Apply the Finance and Islamic Finance concepts and principles, and principles of lifelong learning in their academic and career development.
  • PLO 2:
    Communicate effectively and writing ideas and knowledge relating to the application and theories of Finance/Islamic Finance with peers, clients, superiors and society at large;
  • PLO 3:
    Demonstrate teamwork, leadership, interpersonal and social skills in analysing current issues and challenges in inter-disciplinary, national and international financial markets specifically related to Finance/Islamic Finance.
  • PLO 4:
    Utilise relevant knowledge and demonstrate analytical and critical thinking skills in problem solving in Islamic Finance;
  • PLO 5:
    Demonstrate professionalism and social and ethical considerations in accordance with ethical and legal principles of Finance/Islamic finance to achieve sustainability in practice;
  • PLO 6:
    Apply broad business, finance/Islamic finance and real-world perspectives daily and demonstrate entrepreneurial skills in Islamic financial markets;

Graduates may find employment as:

  • Finance/Islamic Finance Executive
  • Finance/Islamic Finance Analyst
  • Finance/Islamic Financial Advisor
  • Finance/Islamic Financial Planner
  • Finance/Islamic Wealth Planner
  • Islamic/Sharia ’Compliance Banker
  • Islamic/Sharia’ Research Executive
  • Islamic/Sharia’ Risk Executive
  • Islamic/Sharia’ Auditor
  • Takaful and Re-takaful Executive
  • Zakat and Waqf Advisor
  • Lecturer in Islamic Finance

Graduates will also be able to pursue further studies in finance or Islamic finance or any related fields.

Semester 1
  • Writing for Academic Purposes
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Foreign Languages 1
  • Principles of Economics
  • Business Mathematics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Management

Semester 2
  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (TITAS) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2**
  • Isu-isu Kontemporari Muslim di Malaysia/Culture and Lifestyle in Malaysia*
  • Technopreneurship

Semester 3
  • Islamic Economics
  • Foreign Languages 2
  • Business Communication
  • Managerial Finance
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Usul Fiqh and Qawaid Fiqhiyyah
  • Business Law

Semester 4
  • Islamic Law of Contracts
  • Elective 1
  • Management Information System
  • Islamic Finance
  • Islamic Banking Operations
  • Co-Curriculum

Semester 5
  • Hubungan Etnik / Pengajian Malaysia 3
  • Fiqh Muamalat
  • Innovation Management

Semester 6
  • Strategic Management
  • Elective 2
  • Islamic Financial Products and Services
  • Risk Management in Islamic Financial Institutions
  • Islamic Wealth Planning and Management
  • Business Statistics

Semester 7
  • Business Research Methods
  • Elective 3
  • Corporate Finance
  • Islamic Capital Market
  • Takaful & Retakaful Operations & Products
  • Islamic Accounting Practices

Semester 8
  • Shariah Audit
  • Elective 4

Semester 9


  • Human Resource Management
  • Waqaf
  • Investment Management
  • Financial Modelling
  • International Finance
  • Management Accounting
  • Islamic International Trade Financing
  • Introduction to Taxation
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Islamic Financial Plan Construction & Professional Responsibilities

  • Fees:
    Local Student
    International Student

  • Entry Requirement:
    Local Student
    • A recognized Certificate in Matriculation or Foundation with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 and a pass in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent;
    • OR

    • A pass in STPM with TWO (2) full passes with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 or its equivalent and a pass in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent;
    • OR

    • A pass in STAM with a minimum grade of Jayyid and a pass in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent;
    • OR

    • A Diploma (Level 4, MQF) in MIF or related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 or equivalent; (Candidates with CGPA below 2.5 but above 2.0 may be admitted subject to an internal assessment process)
    • OR

    • Any other Diploma (Level 4, MQF) with a minimum CGPA of 2.5;
    • OR

    • Other relevant equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.
    • Note:
        I. The pass in Mathematics at SPM level for a candidate (i), (ii) and (iii) can be waived should the qualification contains Mathematics with equivalent / higher achievement.
        II. Students must undergo an Arabic language enhancement course at the beginning of the programme except for candidates with a pass in the Arabic language at STPM/ STAM/ Matriculation/ Foundation/ Diploma or equivalent/ higher.
        III. Students must pass the Arabic enhancement course as a prerequisite to related core courses. However, this still allows students to take core and non-core courses that do not require an Arabic language enhancement course.
        IV. Credit for the Arabic language enhancement course is additional to the programme and can be considered for the graduating credit.
    • OR

    • Pass A-Level with minimum Grade D in TWO (2) subjects and a pass in Mathematics and English at O level, or any equivalent qualification;
    • OR

    • Pass in International Baccalaureate (IB) with at least 24 points;
    • OR

    • Pass Higher National Diploma (HND) UK (MQF Level 4) in related area and recognized government of Malaysia and according to approval by UniKL Senate;
    • OR

    • Qualification of 12 years of schooling with the following conditions:
        1. It is the highest school qualification in the country of origin;
        2. It can be used as entry qualification for bachelor’s degree programme in the country of origin.
    • Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/ Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/ Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) Qualification

    • Pass Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/ Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/ Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 subject to the approval of the Senate / Academic Board of the relevant institution;
    • OR

    • Pass the DKM/DLKM/DVM with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 AND have at least two (2) years of work experience in the related field.

    International Student

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UniKL Business School

Status Programme:

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP(R2/343/6/0004)01/28 (MQA/FA0243)

Finance, Banking and Insurance

Study Level:
Bachelor Degree

Jan / July / Sept.

3 years

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