Sunway University Accounting

By | June 6, 2017

Sunway University Accounting

Sunway University Accounting programme is offered under the business school of Sunway University. Below are the two options one can consider in applying for an accounting course in Sunway University


Diploma in Professional Accounting programme is the first step towards being a professional accountant.
The Sunway University Accounting diploma programme is practical yet comprehensive, is designed to meet the need for training in fundamental business practices with an emphasis on general accounting and finance principles. In addition, graduates will be able to communicate effectively with other management professionals and business stakeholders simulating real life issues in accounting and finance operations, marketing, people and organisations.
The programme syllabus is mapped closely to ACCA and ICAEW syllabus. Both professional awarding bodies grant up to 6 papers exemptions to the Diploma graduates on progression to Professional level qualifications offered by Sunway TES Centre for Accountancy Excellence.
Besides professional qualifications, the programme offers progression to other accounting and finance or business related degrees programmes in Sunway University or the Bachelor of Business with Victoria University with paper exemptions.
Additional pathways for students to study at University of Essex in United Kingdom as well as Nottingham University Malaysia have also been established.
The programme is delivered in English, on a full time basis. Examination papers are moderated by other faculties in ensuring assessments standards and assignments are maintained at a standard to local or overseas higher educational institution and requirement of workforce in accounting professions.
All subjects has a balanced continuous assessment of 40% on the Coursework and 60% on the final examination. The Coursework covering quizzes, assignments and a mid-term test is expected to be completed and passed to be eligible to sit the semester’s final examination.
Students have the opportunity to go on study trips as part of their practical exposure and insights to the real working environment during their course of study.
There are 3 academic intakes per year:
* January
* March
* July

BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Validated by:
January, March & August
3 Years (full-time)
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About The Sunway University Accounting Programme

Our Sunway University Accounting degree provides you with an in-depth understanding of how accounting and finance fits into the broader context of business and management. You will be equipped with the critical thinking and problem solving skills needed to succeed in today’s fast moving business world.

Emphasis is on work-based learning by capable and competent teaching staff. Research-led teaching and holistic, all-rounded education complete the traits of a truly good course to pursue.

This programme is industry-relevant and recognised by renowned professional bodies. Graduates are highly sought after by top employers around the world.

 Recognition & Exemptions from Professional Bodies:-

Career Prospects

  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Investment Banker
  • Commercial Banker
  • Financial Controller
  • Internal & External Auditor
  • Management Consultant
  • Tax Consultant
  • Finance Analyst
  • Fund Manager
  • Financial Planner
  • Corporate Treasurer

Entry Requirement

STPM Average B- or CGPA 2.67 (minimum 2 Principals)
A Level BC / CDD (minimum 14 points)
Australian Matriculation ATAR 65
Canadian Matriculation 65%
MUFY 260 (65%)
Sunway Foundation in Arts CGPA 2.5
Sunway Foundation in Science and Technology CGPA 2.5
UEC Maximum 24 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs including Mathematics)
IB Completed with minimum 26 points (excluding bonus points)

Other Qualifications
Any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to-case basis
Mathematics Requirements:
SPM / O-Level: Credit
Sunway University Diploma in Business Administration graduates may enrol into Year 2 of the BSc (Hons) in Accounting & Finance, subject to meeting entry requirements.

English Language Requirements

TOEFL 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), 80 (internet-based)
PTE Acedemic 50 overall (minimum 46 in each skill)
MUET Band 4
SPM English B3 or B+
UEC English B4
O-Level English (1119) Credit
Sunway Intensive English Programme Pass Level 4 with minimum 65%
ESL/ English Satisfactory level in English in Pre-University programmes where the medium of instruction is English