Faculty of Business Management

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  • Introduction
  • Diploma - BM111
  • Diploma - BM112/119
  • Diploma - BM118
  • Degree - BM220/240
  • Degree - BM222/242
  • Degree - BM226/246
  • Degree - BM229/249
  • Degree - BM230/250

Dr. Abdul Majeed Ahmad
Head of Faculty
Faculty of Business Management
Universiti Teknologi MARA Kedah
Tel : 04-456 2181
Fax : 04-456 2234
Email : majeed054@kedah.uitm.edu.my

Ramli Saad
Coordinator
Department of Business Management
Faculty of Business Management
Universiti Teknologi MARA Kedah
Tel : 04-456 2184
Fax : 04-456 2234
Email : ramli107@kedah.uitm.edu.my
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Anita Abu Hassan
Coordinator
Department of Banking
Faculty of Business Management
Universiti Teknologi MARA Kedah
Tel : 04-456 2475
Fax : 04-456 2234
Email : anita397@kedah.uitm.edu.my

Elias Jaafar
Coordinator
Department of Economics
Faculty of Business Management
Universiti Teknologi MARA Kedah
Tel : 04-456 2177
Fax : 04-456 2234
Email : elias223@kedah.uitm.edu.my

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Norfaizah Md Nasir
Coordinator
Department of Office Management
Faculty of Business Management
Universiti Teknologi MARA Kedah
Tel : 04-456 2177
Fax : 04-456 2234
Email : norfa30@kedah.uitm.edu.my

Introduction
The programme is designed to develop and train students in the area of banking management and finance. This programme also prepares students for the Bachelor programme in the field of finance, banking and investment. This 3-year programme (6 semesters) covers a wide range of courses. It includes the study of Banking Management, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Marketing, Management, Mathematics and Statistics, Language and Communication, Information Technology and Legal Foundations. This wide range of courses provides students with the basis needed in facing challenges in the banking industry.
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BM111 - Diploma in Business Studies
Programme Information
Diploma in Business Studies (BM 111) is one of programmes offered by Faculty of Business Studies.  This programme exposes  students on many aspects of Business Management, Marketing, Finance, Operation, and etc. Students will be exposed from various business management theories in classroom until practical aspects via simulation programmes, seminar, academic  field trips and club activities.
Entry Requirements
Passed SPM or equivalent qualifications by Malaysian government with credits in 5 subjects including:- 
     - Bahasa Melayu (Malay Language)
     - Mathematics
     - English Language
Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA
Duration
This programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years). 
Opportunities for Further Studies
Holders of Diploma in Business Studies have the oppourtunity  to pursue their study in Bachelor level in Faculty of Business Studies which offers  various business courses or in other faculties in UiTM.  Excellent  graduates can also pursue their study in any local or foreign higher learning institutions.
Career Prospects
DBS graduates are offered with various job opportunities in any category B positions at government or private sectors.
BM112/ BM119 - Diploma in Banking
Programme Information
Diploma in Bank Management is one of the programme offered by Faculty of Business Management with objectives:
     - produce well-trained and discipline executives
     - generate business and management skills to potential students
     - produce young entrepreneurs and develop business as community’s activities among Bumis.
Entry Requirements
Passed SPM or equivalent qualifications by Malaysian government with credits in 5 subjects including Bahasa Melayu.  
     - Bahasa Melayu (Malay Language)
     - Mathematics
     - English Language
Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA
Duration
This Programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years).  
Opportunities for Further Studies
Graduates have the opportunity to pursue their study in Bachelor level in UiTM or other higher learning institutions.
Career Prospects
DIB graduates are offered with various job opportunities in any positions category B at government or private sector.
BM118 - Diploma in Office Management & Technology
Programme Information
This programme focuses on Office Administration, Office Technology, Office Operating Procedures, Office Management, Communication and Language Competencies, Personality Development, Event Management, and other professional courses. Students enrolling in this programme will acquire a great learning experience since they will be trained and guided in a conducive and sustainable environment. The programme has been recognized by various local industries and stakeholders since it was first offered, and this reflects the importance of office administration and management in all types of organizations.
Entry Requirements
1. Passed SPM/SPM (v) with 5 credit inclusive of
-  Bahasa Melayu 
-  English
-  Any other 3 subjects
2. Obtained pass Mathematics or Additional Mathematics OR
3. A certificate holder in Office Management (OM009) with a minimum CGPA of 2.70
Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA
Duration
This programme is divided into 5 semesters (2.5 years)
Opportunities for Further Studies
After obtaining Diploma in Office Management and Technology, students are able to apply to further their studies to other courses offered in UiTM or other universities. Courses applicable include Bachelor in Office Systems Management, Bachelor of Customers Service Management, Bachelor of Health Administration and Bachelor of Event Management, all under the Department of Office Management and Technology. They can also pursue their study in Bachelor level in Faculty of Business Management which offers various Business and Management courses or in other faculties in UiTM.
Career Prospects
Students graduating from the programme may pursue promising careers in any organizations with excellent opportunities.  Well-prepared graduates may apply positions such as Executive Officer, Personal Assistant and Executive Secretary.
BM220/ BM240 - BBA (Hons) Marketing
Programme Information
This programme is designed to train and expose students to the critical marketing concepts and strategies. It also equips them with a broad knowledge of marketing through real case studies and networking with the industries. Graduates will be able to become marketing professionals and they can be marketable in both the domestic and global businesses.

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements for STPM candidates:
Passed SPM or equivalent qualifications with credit in English, Mathematics, and Malay LanguageSTPM; passed in General Paper or passed other two (2) subjects with minimum CGPA of 2.67 including Accountancy/Economy/Business.
Have taken MUET (Malaysia University English Test)

Specific requirements:
Passed Diploma from UiTM or any institutions accepted by government with minimum CGPA of 2.60.
Have taken MUET (Malaysia University English Test)
Credit in Bahasa Melayu (Malay Language)

Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: -
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA

Duration
This programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years).
Career Prospects
Due to the well–designed programme, graduates will be highly demanded in marketing oriented organizations both in the government and public sectors, locally and internationally. 
BM222/ BM242 - BBA (Hons) in Finance
Programme Information
This programme is designed to equip students with a broad knowledge in the field of finance to enable them to either find employment at various organisations or to pursue higher tertiary qualification. Graduates in this discipline will be exposed to the critical finance concepts and strategies and apply them to real world situations through case studies and cooperation with outside organisations.

Entry Requirements

Minimum qualification for STPM candidates:
1. Passed SPM or its equivalent with credits in English, Mathematics and Bahasa Malaysia / Bahasa Melayu.
2. STPM, passed in General Paper and a pass in two (2) other subjects with a CGPA of 2.67 including Accountancy/ Economics/Business.
3. Have taken MUET.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
1. Passed with a Diploma from UiTM or other institutions recognised as its equivalent by the government with a minimum CGPA of 2.60. Candidates who do not comply would with the above requirement would need to have at least 2 years working experience.
2. Have taken MUET.
3. Credits in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia

Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA

Duration
This programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years).
BM226/ BM246 - BBA (Hons) International Business
Programme Information
This three–year programme is specially designed for students who are interested to venture into the field of international business. The programme equips students with a diverse range of knowledge on how industries and government operate in the global marketplace, as well as practical skills to prepare graduates for the demands of tomorrow’s business world.

Entry Requirements

Minimum qualification for STPM candidates:
1. Passed SPM or its equivalent with credits in English and Mathematics, as well as a pass in Bahasa Melayu/Malaysia
2. STPM, passed in General Paper and a pass in two (2) other subjects with a CGPA of 2.67 including Accountancy/Economics/Business.
3. Have taken the MUET
Specific requirements:
1. Possess a Diploma from UiTM or other institutions recognized by the Malaysian government with a minimum CGPA of 2.60. Candidates who do not comply would need to have at least two (2) years working experience
2. Have taken the MUET
3. Credits in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia

Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA

Duration
This programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years).
Career Prospects
Graduates may apply job opportunities at managerial and executive levels in any public and private organizations. They can also become Economic Analysts, Business And Investment Analysts, Researchers And Entrepreneurs.
BM229/ BM249 - BBA (Hons) in Islamic Banking
Programme Information
This three–year degree programme is designed to produce trained and disciplined professionals in the field of Islamic Banking.

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements for STPM candidates:  
1. Passed SPM or its equivalent with credits in English and Mathematics, as well as a pass in Bahasa Melayu/Malaysia  
2. STPM, passed in General Paper and a pass in two (2) other subjects with a CGPA of 2.67 including Accountancy/ Economics/ Business  
3. Have taken the MUET  
Specific requirements:  
1. Passed Diploma from UiTM or any institutions accepted by government with minimum CGPA of 2.60  
2. Have taken MUET (Malaysia University English Test)  
3. Credit in Bahasa Melayu (Malay Language)  
Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA
Duration
This programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years).
Career Prospects
Graduates of this programme have a wide choice of job opportunities. They could work as middle Managers or Executives in banking institutions or other institutions dealing with finance, insurance and property.
BM230/ BM250 - BBA (Hons) Business Economics

Programme Information
The programme has the following objectives:

- To produce graduates who are dynamic, competent and competitive in the field of business, economics and management in order to meet the current industrial demand.
- To equip students with ICT skills in order to enable them to effectively involve in business, economics and entrepreneurial activities especially e-business.

Entry Requirements

A. Diploma Holders
Any diplomas from UiTM or other recognized institutions with a CGPA of at least 2.60
- Candidates with a CGPA of less than 2.60 but have at least two years of related working experience will also be considered.
(Candidates may be considered for some credit exemptions.)
- Have taken MUET
B. STPM Certificate Holders
- STPM with a pass in General Paper and a pass in two (2) other subjects with a CGPA of 2.67 including Accountancy/ Economics/ Business
C. Matriculation Certificate Holders
- Passed four (4) matriculation subjects including Mathematics

Intake
Intake will be carried out twice a year: - 
     - July – Students Enrollment Management of Department (UPU)
     - December – Universiti Teknologi MARA

Duration
This programme is divided into 6 semesters (3 years).
Career Prospects
Graduates can have job opportunities at managerial and executive levels in any public and private organizations. They can also become Economic, Business and Investment Analysts, Researchers and Entrepreneurs.