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Bachelor of Economics (International Economics) (Hons)

Offered by: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration6 Sem
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees550/Sem
Fees (International Student)1650/Sem
FacultyFaculty of Economics and Business
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyBusiness Management & Administration
Stream RequirementsArts/Science Stream
Additional NotesUPU Code (for reference): PM01
Course Description

International Economics programme aims to produce paradigmatic professionals who yearn to be competitive in the economic and business fields at the international level. Emphasis is given to the evaluation of the impact and contribution of international business /trade on the economy and business environment in Malaysia. Students will be exposed and equipped with the knowledge and skills in international economics and business, management skills and the application of technology. The courses are designed to increase students' understanding of the business and trade theory and practices that emphasize on topics such as pricing, regulation, competition, financial aspects and investment strategies, business, and multinational corporations behaviors.

 
Entry Requirements

The minimum requirements for entry into most undergraduate programmes are as follows:

Good pass in the Sijil Peperiksaan Malaysia (SPM) with a credits in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia subject or a credits in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia July Paper and a pass in Sejarah subject (for SPM 2013 and above) in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

AND
 
A good pass in the Sijil Tinggi Peperiksaan Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum of:
  • Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in Pengajian Am; AND
  • Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in two (2) other subjects,

OR

A good pass in Sijil Matrikulasi KPM/Asasi Sains UM/ Asasi UiTM with a minimum

  • CGPA of 2.00

 OR

A recognised Diploma in relevant fields

 
AND
 
Malaysian University English Test (MUET)
  • At least Band 1
Good pass in the Sijil Peperiksaan Malaysia (SPM) with a credits in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia subject or a credits in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia July Paper and a pass in Sejarah subject (for SPM 2013 and above) in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
 
Notes:

1. Entry requirements into professional courses such as Medicine and Engineering are generally much higher. In addition there are also specific requirements for entry into certain programmes. Further details can be obtained from the relevant faculties.

2. For foreign students, the general requirement is a good pass in A level, Matriculation, Higher School Certificates or other equivalent pre-university examinations. Malaysian Government Policy states that admission into certain degree programmes are restricted to local students only.

 

 
Career Prospects

Attorney, Campaign staffer,Consultant,Creative writer,Development associate,Economist,Editorial assistant,Financial Analyst,Foreign Service officer,Intelligence officer,Journalist,Legislative assistant,Librarian,Military Services,News producer,Paralegal,Physician,Policy analyst,Production Coordinator,Professor,Program assistant,Reference researcher,Social worker,Speech writer,Student Services administrator,Teacher,University Admissions officer

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


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