Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Accounting & Finance(R/344/6/0172) (08/25) (MQA/FA 2849)


The Bachelor of Science (Hons) Accounting and Finance degree offered at AIMST University is a 3 ½ year programme. The programme provides a solid grounding in all principal areas of accountancy and finance including conventional areas of financial accounting and reporting, managerial accounting, investment analysis and portfolio management, auditing, taxation, law and ethics, corporate finance, managerial economics and business statistics.

This undergraduate honours degree programme was specially designed in line with industry trend and demands from employers and by the accounting profession. The course curriculum is expected to offer a balance of academic theory and real-life problem solving skills using case studies that would be proved attractive to a wide range of industries.


CoursesMinimum Entry RequirementsCareer Opportunity

Programme Outline

Year 1
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Introduction to Business Economics
  • Principles of Management
  • Elements of Accounting
  • Essential of Business Communications
  • Business Statistics
  • Principles of Auditing
  • Principles of Finance
  • Financial Accounting
  • English for Specific Academic Purpose
Year 2
  • Business Law
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Ethics
  • English For Professional Purposes
  • Credit Management
  • Management Science
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Principles of Corporate Finance
  • Company Law
  • Accounting Information System
  • Principles of Taxation
Year 3
  • Financial Market & Institutions
  • Business Research Method
  • Bank Management
  • Financial Analysis
  • Managerial Economics
  • Financial Reporting
  • Strategic Management
  • Financial Regulations in Malaysia
  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • International Financial Management
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Restructurings.
  • Project Management
  • Management Decision Making
Year 4
  • Forensic Accounting and Financial Criminology
  • Seminar in Accounting and Finance / Project
  • Corporate Governance
  • Industrial Training


STPM/STAM or equivalent Pass with grade C+ in any 2 subjects and credit in Mathematics in SPM
Foundation in Science
/Foundation in
CGPA ≥  2.5 and credit in Mathematics at SPM level.
Diploma in Accounting (related field) CGPA ≥  2.5
CPU/SAM/MUFY Pass at SPM level and must have obtained a credit in Mathematics
UEC Full pass in 5 subjects with grade B including Mathematics

Career Opportunity

  • Financial Controller
  • Tax Consultant
  • Financial Services including investment banking & insurance
  • Investigating Fraud & Forensic Auditor
  • Management Accountant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Accountant of large Multinational Corporations
  • Accountant of Small to Medium-sized Enterprises
  • Auditor