Bachelor of Accountancy

General

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Program Description

The RUI 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 such as business operations, taxation, auditing and business environment. Before graduation, students will be able to participate in a professional attachment programme.

This degree programme also offers elective modules that will open up student’s understandings of a variety of subjects such as cross-cultural communications, Asian Financial Institutions, and 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 the RUI Bachelor of Accountancy programme will be eligible to receive 9 fundamental paper exemptions from ACCA. This means that they will have 9 fewer 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.

Programme Modules

Core Modules

  • Accounting Information Systems 1
  • Accounting Information Systems 2
  • Accounting Theory and Practice
  • Audit And Assurance 1 (Audit 1)
  • Audit And Assurance 2 (Audit 2)
  • Business Communication
  • Business Information Technology
  • Business Mathematics
  • Business Statistics
  • Commercial Law
  • Company Law
  • Ethics, and Organization
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 1
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 2
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 3
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 4
  • Financial Instrument, Institutions and Markets
  • Financial Management
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Integrated Case Study
  • International Business & Globalisation
  • Macroeconomics
  • Management Accounting 1
  • Management Accounting 2
  • Management Accounting 3
  • Marketing
  • Microeconomics
  • Organization Behaviour
  • Professional Attachment
  • Public Sector Accounting
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Strategic Management
  • Taxation 1
  • Taxation 2
  • Taxation 3

Elective Modules

(Choose THREE module from the following)

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

Compulsory Modules (MPU)

International Student Only

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (Malay Language Communication 2)
  • Pengajian Malaysia (Malaysian Studies)
  • Pemikiran Kreatif (Creative Thinking)
  • Inovasi Malaysia (Malaysian Innovation)
  • Khidmat Masyarakat (Community Service)

Malaysian Student Only

  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A atau Pemikiran Kreatif
  • Inovasi Malaysia
  • Khidmat Masyarakat

Career Opportunities

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

Last updated Nov 2019

About the School

Raffles University Iskandar is an Asian-based Malaysian university that prides itself as a practice-oriented university with intensive curricula and practical hands-on experiences that prepares studen ... Read More

Raffles University Iskandar is an Asian-based Malaysian university that prides itself as a practice-oriented university with intensive curricula and practical hands-on experiences that prepares students for their future careers. The University was formally approved by Malaysia’s Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) on 31st October 2011. Read less