BACHELOR OF ACCOUNTANCY (HONOURS)

MQA/FA 0540 | KPT/R/344/6/0094 | (04/2022)

    Intakes: January, May and September
    Duration: 1 year (Full-time)
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    Intakes: January, May and September
    Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

BACHELOR OF ACCOUNTANCY (HONOURS)

    Intakes: January, May and September
    Duration: 3 years (Full-time)
    Intakes: January, May and September
    Duration: 1 1/2 years (Full-time) | 2 1/2 years (Full-time)

COURSE OVERVIEW

4 Years (Full Time)

Malaysian Qualification Agency

MQA/FA 0527

 

ACCA

Students who graduate from RU’s Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) programme will be eligible to receive the maximum allowable 9 fundamental paper exemptions from ACCA exams

 

The RU Bachelor of Accountancy programme is a full-time four year degree based on all the professional and legal requirements of this profession. Students will learn all the necessary skills to develop into competent accountants specialising in business operations, taxation, auditing and business environment.

This degree programme also offers elective modules that will open up student’s understanding of a variety of subjects such as cross-cultural communications, Asian financial institutions, Entrepreneurship and Small Business.

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) offers professional certification to qualified candidates who have met the requirements set by the body. This includes sitting for exams as well as having relevant work experience. Students who graduate from RU’s Bachelor of Accountancy programme will be eligible to receive 9 fundamental paper exemptions from ACCA. This means that they will have 9 less papers to sit for if they choose to pursue ACCA qualification. An ACCA membership is recognizable by employers worldwide and may open new career progression opportunities.

COURSE MODULES

Semester 1
– Business Communication
– Marketing
– Business Statistics
– Fundamentals of Management
Semester 2
– Creative Thinking
– Business Mathematics
– Financial Accounting
– Business Information Technology
Semester 3
– Quantitative Methods
– Organisational Behaviour
– Microeconomics
– Commercial Law
Semester 1
– Ethic Relations / Malaysian Studies 3
– Macroeconomics
– Leadership and Innovations
– Financial Accounting and Reporting 1
– Management Accounting 1
Semester 2
– Malaysian Innovation
– Elective 1
– Strategic Management
– Company Law
Semester 3
– Community Service
– Financial Management
– Human Resource Management
– Financial Accounting and Reporting 2
Semester 1
– Financial Accounting and Reporting 3
– Management Accounting 2
– Taxation 1
– Accounting Information System 1
Semester 2
– Ethics and Organisation
– Elective 2
– Public Sector Accounting
– Audit and Assurance 1
Semester 3
– Management Accounting 3
– Taxation 2
– Accounting Information System 2
– Accounting Theory and Practice
Semester 1
– Islamic and Asian Civilisation / Malay Language Communications 2
– Audit and Assurance 2
– Financial Accounting and Reporting 4
Semester 2
– Elective 3
– Taxation 3
– Financial Instruments, Institutions & Markets
– Integrated Case Study
Semester 3
– Professional Attachment (6 months)

– Financial Modelling
– Investment Analysis
– Risk Management
– Operations Management
– Entrepreneurship and Small Business

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Public Accountants, Financial and Management Accountant, Finance managers, Financial Controllers, Investment and Portfolio Managers and Administrators, Auditor.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

STPM: Grade C+ (GPA 2.33) in 2 subjects; credit in Maths subject at SPM level
A-Level: Grade C in 2 subjects; credit in Maths subject in O-level or its equivalent
UEC: 5Bs; credit in Maths subject at SPM / UEC level
Foundation / Matriculation: min. CGPA 2.50 (with a credit in Math subject at SPM level
Diploma / Advance Diploma: min. CGPA 2.50 in related field
Others: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysia Government which will be considered on a case by case basis

Additional Requirement: Minimum MUET Band 2

IELTS: 5.0
TOEFL Paper: 410- 413
MUET: Band 3
GCE O Level /1119: Grade C
UEC: English B5

IELTS: 5.0-5.5
TOEFL Paper: 453
TOEFL iBT: 46
PTE: 42
CAE: 160
CPE: 180
MUET: Band 4

COURSE FEE

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Application Fee:

RM4,500

Indicative Tuition Fee:

Year 1: RM28,500
Year 2: RM16,500
Year 3: RM16,500
Year 4: RM16,500

TESTIMONIALS

The reason that I choose Raffles University to study Bachelor in Accounting (Honours) is because the number of exemption that I received for the professional accountancy examination like ACCA. BAC offer students many options for their career opportunities. BAC offers internship programme as it is a must for the student to complete their final year. This internship allows the student to gain experience and get some exposure on the working environment which related to the industry and study field.

The most enjoyable and memorable experience that I gain from this program is when we get the opportunity to meet and learn new things from the employer. It really helps us a lot in building relationship and networks. Moreover, it is also give us the view on what type of skill and knowledge the employer looking for when they recruit fresh graduates. The university also arranged a mock interview with the employer from SQM audit firm.

When I reflect on my four years in Raffles University Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours)  program, I conclude that the experience has prepared me in unpredictable ways for my career. With incredibly supportive friends and lecturers who were nothing short of champions, I was challenged to discover a voice and talent I didn’t know I had.

Having been shaped in part by the friendly, collegial and competitive yet creative, environment at RU, I found myself able to communicate and collaborate in ways that enabled me to build my confidence, sharpen my skills and to be more disciplined.

Raffles lecturers have vast knowledge and experience in their respective fields. My accounting classes are intense and filled with practical knowledge.

In RU (formerly known as RUI), we gain exposure from inter-varsity competitions, classes, assignments and projects. We are also able to enhance our soft skills through involvement in clubs and societies.

Raffles City Campus is a great location, with nearby food stall, cafes, and easy access to shopping malls.

Studying at Raffles University has truly been an invaluable learning experience for me as a student. What I have learnt in this programme is not solely what is in the textbook, but I managed to develop my interpersonal skills, teamwork, confidence in myself, spirit and much more. The lecturers and academic advisors have been supportive and helpful during my study journey.

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