Economics and Finance Degree in Malaysia

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Economics and Finance

This degree has been designed to provide the economics reasoning, quantitative skills and institutional knowledge required by financial economists to solve practical problems arising in finance. These skills should make graduates highly suited for further studies as well as for a career in investment banking or financial markets.

This degree offers you the opportunity to combine in-depth studies in economics and finance. It provides you with the analytical tools from the skills of mathematics, statistics, economics and econometrics together with the institutional knowledge required to work as a financial economist.

  • Programme Name : Bachelor of Science (Hons) Economics and Finance
    (KPT/JPS(PA2488)04/18)
    Duration of Study : 3 years
    Intakes : First Monday of every month until September
    Study Mode : Full Time
    Assessment : Examination
    Awarding Institution : University of London

    • HELP CAT has been awarded the Affiliate Centre status by the University of London for excellence in conducting their International Programmes.
    • You can obtain a prestigious UK Bachelor of Science degree, with honours, in 3 years.
    • The degree can be completed entirely at HELP CAT – with great savings in cost.
    • The degree certificate and academic transcripts are issued directly by the University of London.
    • Academic direction for the degree is provided by the world-renowned London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
    • Flexibility of transfer.
    • We have a proven track record of excellent results and First Class Honours graduates.
    • Scholarship awards from LSE are available for top-achievers.
    • Accredited by MQA.
    • Fast-track membership accreditation by professional bodies for accounting and finance.

  • Below are the entry requirements for Bachelor of Science (Hons) Accounting and Finance:

    All applicants must show proof of Proficiency in English in addition to one of the methods listed below.
    SPM/O-Levels credits or
    IELTS 6.0 (with minimum of 5.5 in each sub-test) or
    TOEFL 580 + TWE 4.5 or
    TOEFL computerized test score 237 + Writing
    Rating 4.5 in computerized test or
    Option 1
    2 A-Level/STPM passes and
    3 O-Level/SPM credits (including Mathematics)
    Option 2
    3 A-Level/STPM passes and
    O-Level/SPM credit in Mathematics
    Option 3
    Minimum grade B6 in 5 (academic) subjects at UEC level and
    3 (other subjects) O-Level/SPM credits (including Mathematics)
    Option 4
    5 O-Level/SPM credits (including Mathematics and English Language)
    Foundation Studies with GPA of 2.0 from HELP
    No exemptions granted for Foundation Economics, Mathematics and Statistics
    18 years of age before 31 December in the year of application
    Option 5
    3 A-Level passes (must include 1 pass with minimum grade D) or
    3 STPM passes (must include 1 pass with minimum grade D for examinations taken before 2003, or minimum grade C+ for examinations taken after 2003) and
    O-Level/SPM credit in Mathematics
    Option 6
    2 A-Level passes and
    3 STPM passes (must include 1 pass with minimum grade D for examinations taken before 2003, or minimum grade C+ for examinations taken after 2003) and
    O-Level/SPM credit in Mathematics
    Option 7
    International Baccalaureate or
    South Australian Matriculation (score at least 80) or
    Canadian Pre-University (score at least 70%) or
    other qualifications recognised by the University of London
    For Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry degree programmes, students need to have a minimum of 5 Bs in all Science and Mathematics subjects at SPM level or its equivalent

  • Year 1
    Introduction to Economics
    Statistics 1 + Statistics 1
    Mathematics 1 + Mathematics 2
    Principles of Banking and Finance
    Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
    Hubungan Etnik / Malaysian Studies
    Strategic Planning for Entrepreneurs
    Year 2
    Corporate Finance
    Microeconomics
    Macroeconomics
    Elements of Econometrics
    Malaysian Economy
    Community Services
    Year 3
    Quantitative Finance
    Monetary or Industrial Economics
    Optional Subject 1
    Optional Subject 2