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The Bachelor of Management (Policy Studies) (Hons.) offers a unique educational opportunity that includes a variety of disciplines such as public policy and administration, political science, sociology, community development, economics and environmental management.

It supports a multidisciplinary approach to teaching and learning to shape students to formulate and analyse policies. Students need to have a wealth of knowledge in various fields to understand the problems of society and how the government and the people address them. Thus, it can foster critical thinking, creative problem solving and research among students. Students can use problem-solving situations more creatively and quality in the real world to find answers to their learning.

In addition, graduates from this program will are suited for today’s global challenges. They can use various skills acquired during their study such as in quantitative and qualitative analysis, economics, administration and management in solving today’s social problems. There, the above are some of the advantages offered by this program to achieve a better social and international development environment.

A. PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES

  • To become a leading program in academic in the field of social and economic development with emphasis on human capital and the sustainability of national and international resources.
  • To generate and uphold a combination of knowledge based on reciprocal human and environmental relations through teaching and learning, research, publishing, consulting and community service in the context of human development to achieve the University’s vision.
  • To produce graduates trained in the field of social science and humanities who are competitive and knowledgeable.
  • To provide a dedicated professional workforce on environmental policy and management for sustainable national development

B. CAREER PROSPECTS

Students who enrol in the program are also provided with theoretical and practical guidance to pursue a good career in the public, private and community sectors. They could have various career opportunities such as are social entrepreneurs, policy analysts, government advisors and civil servants, administrative and diplomatic officers, academics, public relations officers and educators.

C. ADMISSION CRITERIA

University’s General Admission Requirements

i. Passed SPM/equivalent.

ii. Passed Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia with a credit at SPM level/ equivalent.

iii. Earned at least Level 1 (Band 1) in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET).

iv. Passed STPM examination with at least a grade of C (GPA 2.00) in GeneralStudies/General Paper, and a grade of C (GPA 2.00) in two (2) other subjects.

or Possess a diploma or other qualifications accredited by the Malaysian Government and approved by the University Senate.
or Passed the Ministry of Education’s Matriculation/Universiti Malaya’s Pre-University Science Programme with a CGPA of at least 2.00.

Programme’s Specific Requirements

i) Minimum qualifications for STPM/Matriculation/Pre-University candidates:

a) Acquired a grade of B- (GPA 2.67) in one of the following subjects at STPM level:Geography,  Economics,
Accounting, Mathematics or Business Studies.

b) A credit in Mathematics at SPM level or a grade of C (GPA 2.00) in Mathematics at STPM/Matriculation/Pre-University
level.

c) Passed English at SPM level.

ii) Equivalent Qualifications:

Diploma in related discipline from accredited institution.