Why study the Certificate in Business?
Major concern of firms operating in Malaysia is the shortage of skilled labour. A with a large number of SPM school leavers without the minimum requirement to pursue a diploma programme are restricted in pursuing a tertiary education to gain the knowledge and skills that are needed in the industry.
The Certificate in Business provides the pathway to the above mentioned school leavers to further their studies and gain the necessary knowledge and skills to enhance their career and job prospects. Upon completion of the Certificate in Business, students can pursue the Diploma in Business Administration, Diploma in Retail Management and Diploma in Tourism Management.
The aim of the qualification is to equip one with a sound knowledge and the practical skills in business. Graduates will be able to demonstrate competencies in basic areas of business; management, marketing, economics, accounting, human resource and IT. Among the specific objectives of the Certificate in Business are;
- To produce graduates who can relate theories to practices to complete basic business tasks, functions and operations of an organisation.
- To produce graduates who understand basic management skills, interpret accounts as well as market & sell products.
- To produce balanced graduates in terms of knowledge, skills, values, patriotism and discipline.
- To enable graduates to further their studies in various business programme at a higher level.
Those with a minimum of 1 credit in SPM/O’level can enter to do this program.
Upon successful completion of the programme, you may progress to a diploma and hence to degree level studies. Career opportunities such as:
- Human resource