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Diploma In Accounting
KPT/JPS (R/344/4/0084) 06/17


Programme is designed to provide basic professional understanding in the area of accounting, auditing, taxation and finance. It acts tailored for students with little or no background in accounting or finance, such as students with undergraduate degrees in arts, economics, law, business, science, or engineering. It also provides students with some background in accounting and finance the opportunity to extend their knowledge and understanding in areas of special interest within a flexible programme.

Who is this For?

It is for students seeking appropriate knowledge and skills in accounting, primarily you will investigate software applications, study accounting principles and accounting practices. They will also gain a thorough grounding in financial and management accounting with options to specialise in other aspects of business.

Programme Description

The Diploma in Accounting equip students with the knowledge, skills and ability needed to function as entry level accounting professionals in business organisations. The students will be able to apply knowledge required to fulfill an accounting-support role and participate in financial discussions and decision-making in any organisation. Graduates develop professional understanding in the area of accounting, auditing, taxation and finance.

Programme Aims

It is aimed to equip students with both practical and theoretical understanding of accounting to be able to perform various accounting functions.

Career Prospects

The programme prepare students not just for a job but a career and leads them to become the best-in-class accounting professionals. Upon completion of this programme, a graduate can work as an account assistant, a financial advisor, loan officer, audit assistant and tax advisor in the financial industry; or as an officer and supervisor in financial and commercial institutions.

Entry Requirements

  • SPM with 3 credits in any subjects including Mathematics
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least Grade B in 3 subjects including Mathematics
  • Other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution of Government of Malaysia

Semester Duration

8 semesters

Key Subjects

  • Reading, Vocabulary & Grammar 1 & 2
  • PC Competency
  • Critical & Creative Thinking
  • Financial Accounting 1 – 5
  • Business Mathematics
  • Principles of Management
  • Contemporary Business
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Statistics
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Drama & Role Play In English
  • Principles of Finance
  • Cost Accounting
  • Principles of Economics
  • Basic Academic Reading & Writing
  • Business Law
  • Computerised Accounting System
  • Accounting Theories & Practices
  • Taxation 1 & 2
  • Introduction To Partnership &Company Law
  • Effective Communications Skills
  • Essential Business
  • Communication Skills
  • Auditing Principles
  • Management Accounting


Janet Liew Mei Ling
Class of 2014
Programme: Diploma In Accounting

“It is the lecturers/ teachers that made week students good and the good students even better – KLMUC has done exactly that!”

Niveta A/P Venugopal
Class of 2014
Programme: Diploma In Accounting

“KLMUC provided me with great education which helps open up my career path”