Diploma in Business Administration

Diploma in Business Administration

Programme Intakes
January, April and August


Sunway Diploma in Business Administration

The Diploma in Business Administration programme is designed to equip students with the business knowledge which will enable them to succeed in the challenging business environment both in a corporate setting or being an entrepreneur.

The programme is also constructed to provide a solid foundation for students who are planning to further their studies to any Business degree programme.


Programme Highlights

Theme-based teaching
Hands-on learning
Academic mentorship
Student engagement

Programme Details

Intakes January, April and August
Duration 2 Years
Assessments & Examinations 60% Coursework and 40% Final Examination


Entry Requirements

Pre-existing qualification


Pass with min. 3 credits


Pass with min. 3 Bs

Other Equivalent Qualifications

  • Pass in Certificate (Level 3, MQF) or equivalent in related fields
  • Must be accredited by MQA

English Language Requirement

*For International Students only

IELTS - Minimum Band 5.0 OR equivalent

Choice of Subjects

Year 1

Students will learn the following subjects in the first year
  • Introduction to Financial Management
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Business Finance I
  • Cost Accounting
  • Introduction to Business
  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Law
  • Business Law
  • Principles of Marketing

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Business Statistics
  • Business English I
  • Business Mathematics


Year 2

Students will learn the following subjects in the second year
  • Principles of Business Finance II
  • Introduction to International Business
  • Human Resources Management
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Integrated Marketing Communication
  • Organisation Behaviour
  • Digital Marketing
  • E-Commerce Theory & Application
  • Business English II
  • Internship


MOHE General Studies

Students must pass these MOHE General Studies

For Local Students

  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A (applicable to students who did not sit for SPM or did not obtain a Credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu) OR Creativity and Innovative Thinking Skills (for students who have a Credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu)
  • Moral Education OR Islamic Studies
  • Kursus Integriti dan Anti-Rasuah (KIAR)
  • Education for Sustainability Development
  • Community Service

For International Students

  • Malay Language for Communication 1 
  • Creativity & Innovative Thinking Skills
  • Moral Education 
  • Integrity and Anti-Corruption
  • Education for Sustainability Development
  • Community Service


Progression Pathway


Career Opportunities

The Diploma in Business Administration programme provides you with the fundamental knowledge in variety of business disciplines which includes Accounting, Finance, Economics, Marketing and Management. You will then have the expertise to excel in your career pursuit in the corporate world or as an entrepreneur. You will also be equipped with a strong fundamental knowledge which will be assist you in acing your subjects when furthering your studies in the degree programmes.

Become a highly sought after professional in various industries as a:

  • Accountant
  • Account Manager 
  • Advertising Manager
  • Business Development Associate
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Marketing Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Sales Administrator

Scholarship Scheme

Students who are interested in pursuing our Diploma Studies or degree programmes in Sunway College and are seeking financial aid can click here for more information.

Downloadable Materials

Detailed information about the Sunway Diploma programme can be found in the Sunway Diploma Studies brochure.

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