Bachelor Of Arts (Hons) Entrepreneurship

January, May and September
Course Duration
3 years (9 semesters)
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
Course Mode
Approval Code
N/340/6/0788, 11/2024
Accreditation Code
MQA/PA 11342


This programme prepares students to acquire an entrepreneurial mind-set, and act in more creative, innovative, opportunistic and proactive ways. Be equipped with in-depth knowledge and competent skill sets to analyse and interpret the current business environment in context of entrepreneurial development and management. Build a life on your own terms and make a change in the world. 

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

​UCSI Foundation year

CGPA 2.0


A-Level with at least Grade D in TWO subjects


Minimum 5 credits (B6) and pass (C8) in Mathematics and English


Minimum score of 26 points in 6 subjects

Canadian Pre-U

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects


Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects

​Other STPM equivalent qualifications

Minimum overall average of 60%


Pass with minimum grade C (GPA 2.0) in any 2 subjects and pass in Mathematics and English at SPM level, or equivalent


Pass with minimum grade of Jayyid and pass in Mathematics or English at SPM level

Diploma or Advanced Diploma

(Level 4, MQF) with at least CGPA of 2.0

Matriculation/ Foundation

Minimum CGPA 2.0 or equivalent

Other qualification deemed equivalent by Government of Malaysia.

Note / Legend:

The requirement to pass Mathematics and English at SPM level in the first and second items can be waived should the qualifications contain Mathematics and English subjects with equivalent/higher achievement.

English Language Requirements

For Local Students
Band 3
SPM English Language
Grade B+
SPM English Language 1119/O-Level/IGCSE
Grade C
UEC English Language
Grade A2
Band 5.5

  • Applicants who have an academic qualification from a higher learning institution which uses English Language as a medium of instruction can be granted an exemption from the University English requirements and MQA requirement.
For International Students
Band 5.5
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
Pearson Test of English

  • International applicants who do not meet the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirements will need to improve their proficiency by enrolling into the English for Tertiary Education programme (R/KJP/00920-00929).

  • Placement into the various levels of the English for Tertiary Education programme depends on the English Language qualification students have at the point of admission and/or the outcome of the English Placement Test.
  • The applicants who have met the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement may be advised by Faculty to improve their proficiency by undertaking additional English proficiency courses.

Courses Offered

Year 1
  • University Life
  • Hubungan Etnik (Local)/ Pengajian Malaysia (International)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1
  • Basic Entrepreneurship
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Statistics and its Applications
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Business Communication
  • Business Accounting
  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Business Information System
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Cooperative Placement I
Year 2
  • Tamadun Islam and Tamadun Asia (Local) / Bahasa Komunikasi 3 (International)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 2
  • Business Research Methods
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Operations Management
  • Business Law – Malaysian Perspective
  • New Product Development
  • Family Business
  • Managing People
  • Cooperative Placement II
Electives One(Choose two courses
  • Management Science
  • Corporate Communication
  • Introduction to Advertising
  • Introduction to Multimedia
Year 3
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3
  • Developing Entrepreneurship Skills 1
  • Developing Entrepreneurship Skills 2
  • Entrepreneurship Project I
  • Entrepreneurship Project II
  • Strategic Management
  • Franchising
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership
  • SME and Public Policy
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship
  • Cooperative Placement III
Electives Two(Choose two courses
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Web Design
  • Basic Photography

Career Opportunities

  • Retail Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Start-up Consultant
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Planner
  • Business Owner

Programme Learning Outcomes

Apply substantive knowledge gained in the chosen area of specialisation and to critically evaluate and analyse literature in business. (MQF1)
Apply the skills pertaining to management of job functions within the domain of Entrepreneurship. (MQF2)
Demonstrate effective social skills with ability to work within diverse groups and be capable to manage individual and group behavioural perspectives. (MQF3)
Display professional and ethical business code of conduct. (MQF4)
Communicate effectively and efficiently both in written and oral forms. (MQF5)
Perform systematic and critical analysis of problems pertaining to entrepreneurial job functions. (MQF6)
Apply the skills and principles of lifelong learning in academic and career development. (MQF7)
Show leadership and entrepreneurial skills as a domain of choice in addressing business issues. (MQF8)

Tuition Fees

Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 71,690

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International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 82,060

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