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Diploma in Accountancy R2/344/4/0055(MQA/A5756)
This programme aims to produce graduates with competitive accounting skills to either develop their career or gain advanced entry into a range of professional qualifications and universities' degrees locally and internationally. The students will master all the major essentials from basic skills in book-keeping to advanced accounting knowledge in preparing balance sheets, profit and loss accounts, trial balance, cash flow, bank reconciliation, adjustments and depreciation.
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Intake: January, April, June, September
Duration: 2 years
(i) A pass in SPM with a minimum of 3 credits including Mathematics or its equivalent; OR
(ii) A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
(iii) A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Maqbul and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
(iv) A pass in SKM Level 3 in a related field and a pass in SPM with a credit in Mathematics or its equivalent; OR
(v) A pass in Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least grade B in any 3 subjects including Mathematics or its equivalent; OR
(vi) A pass in NIIT certificate in Business or its equivalent.
Students must complete a total of 90 credits in order to be awarded the Diploma in Accountancy. They must pass all 27 courses prescribed as MPU Compulsory Courses, College Compulsory Courses, Programme Core Courses and Core Courses.
The graduates will be able to seek career opportunities such as accountant and audit assistants, administrative and tax assistants in professional firms as well as at government departments and statutory bodies. The graduates of this programme will also have the opportunity to further their studies to a Bachelor Degree in related fields at both local and private universities.