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/FA 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


ATAR score 60% OR minimum 60% average 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
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
(i. B1 Preliminary, B2 First, C1 Advanced C2 Proficiency )
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
(ii. Linguiskill Online)
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
(iii. Occupational English Test (OET)(Conventional/Online))
Pearson Test of English
TOEFL Essentials (Online)
Band 4

  • 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
  • Basic Entrepreneurship
  • Microeconomics
  • Statistics and its Applications
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Business Communication
  • Macroeconomics
  • Business Accounting
  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Business Information System
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Co-Operative Placement I
  • Financial Management
Year 2
  • New Product Development
  • Family Business
  • Managing People
  • E-Commerce for Small Business
  • Business Research Methods
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Operations Management
  • Management Ethics
  • Co-Operative Placement II
Electives A (Choose two)
  • Management Science
  • Corporate Communication
  • Introduction to Advertising
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Sustainability in Business
Year 3
  • Developing Entrepreneurship Skills 1
  • Developing Entrepreneurship Skills 2
  • Entrepreneurship Project I
  • Entrepreneurship Project II
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Strategic Management
  • Franchising
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership
  • SME and Public Policy
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship
  • Co-Operative Placement III
Electives B (Choose two)
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Web Design
  • Basic Photography
  • Business Law
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
For Malaysian students:
  1. Appreciation of Ethics and Civilisations
    (Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban)
  2. Philosophy and Contemporary Issues
    (Falsafah dan Isu Semasa)
For foreign students:
  1. Philosophy and Contemporary Issues
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3
    (Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3)

Career Opportunities

Students can choose from a range of entrepreneurial career paths such as:

Entrepreneurial Roles

  • Start-up Entrepreneur
  • Enterprise Owner
  • Start-up Consultant
  • Corporate Entrepreneur
  • Franchise Owner
  • Social Entrepreneur
  • Family Business Entrepreneur
  • Business Consultant
  • E-commerce Entrepreneur
  • Investor in Start-ups/Businesses/Projects

Management Positions

  • Business Analyst
  • General Manager
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing Manager
  • Management Analyst
  • Business Development Manager


Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 78,125

International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 91,330

Note: This is an estimated fee, as different countries have different visa processing charges and administrative fees. For more information, kindly refer to your region’s counselor for the detailed fee breakdown.

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