BACHELOR OF BUSINESS (HONS) INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

KPT/JPS (R/340/6/0409) (A9966) 07/19
INTAKES : MARCH, AUGUST
 
The International Business degree programme is designed to equip students with essential knowledge and skills to conduct businesses in different environments, by exploring the dynamic interplay between organisations and business systems with culture, ethnicity, world trade and financial markets.

Our international Business degree students will gain insight into the latest management concepts and business strategies in domestic and international contexts. Students will be groomed for a successful global career in a complex and ever changing business world.
 
3-YEAR PROGRAMME

International Exposure
  • Participation in international field trips and industry visits to understand international business practices.
  • Opportunity to interact with students from abroad and work with an international team via cross-cultural projects.

Industry-relevant Curriculum
  • The Module Adoption Programme (MAP) links theory to practice by inviting industry specialists such as KPMG and CIMB Group to give lectures, share experiences, case studies and projects to enhance students’ learning.
  • Opportunity to embark on a fast-track employment programme (Exec Track Programme) with CIMA and KPMG.
 
PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
YEAR 1
Semester 1
  • Business Communication
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Management
  • Microeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods for Business
Semester 2
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Organisational Behavior
  • Principles of Marketing
  • MPU (U2)*
  • MPU (U3)*
 
YEAR 2
Semester 3
  • Business Law
  • Human Resource Management
  • Introduction to International Business
  • MPU (U1a)*
  • MPU (U1b)*
  • MPU (U4)*
Semester 4
  • Export Practices & Management
  • International Finance
  • Research Methods
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Elective I
 
YEAR 3
Semester 5
  • Business Ethics & Values
  • Business in Context: Case Study
  • Entreprenuership Accelerator Project
  • Transnational Management
  • Project
  • Elective II
Semester 6 (Short Semester)
Internship / Industry Immersion

Semester 7
  • Business in Context: Case Study
  • Entreprenuership Accelerator Project
  • International Business Issues & Policies
  • Strategic Management
  • Project
  • Elective III
  • Elective IV
 
ELECTIVES
Year 2 Electives
  • Intercultural Communication for Business
  • International Trade & Multinational Business
  • Management Accounting
  • Management Information Systems
  • Production & Operation Management
Year 3 Electives
  • Doing Business in Asia
  • Entrepreneurship & Small Business
  • International Economic Theory & Policy
  • International Human Resource Management
  • International Marketing
  • Islamic Finance
  • Organisational Studies
 
NOTE:
* The Ministry of Education (MOE) requires all students to take Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) (i.e. General Studies) which is categorised under U1, U2, U3 and U4 within the duration of their studies. U1 modules are prescribed by MOE whereas U2, U3 and U4 modules are from a list of University Core Modules (UCM) prescribed as per the Programme Guide.
 
CAREER OPTIONS
  • Business Consultant
  • Distribution & Logistics / Inventory Planning
  • Foreign Trade Consultant
  • Import & Export Manager
  • International Trader
  • International Shipping Specialist
  • Operations Manager
 
 
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