The Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Development (FBESD) (Malay: Fakulti Perniagaan, Ekonomi dan Pembangunan Sosial (FPEPS)) is one of the schools at the University of Malaysia Terengganu. Formerly known as the School of Maritime, Business and Management, the Faculty offers undergraduate and postgraduate (coursework) and postgraduate research (PhD and MSc) courses in mainstream business fields, such as accounting, management, marketing and finance, as well as in the niche area of UMT, namely tourism. Our programmes are accredited and recognized by several local and international professional bodies. For more details, click the links above or visit our FAQ.


To be a leader in offering academic programmes, generating new knowledge through research and disseminating the new knowledge through publications and consultancy works which are internationally recognized in the field of accounting, business, finance and tourism.


To produce graduates who posses leadership qualities and marketable skills.
To produce graduates who are innovative and creative in applying knowledge towards nation building.
To carry out research to generate and disseminate new knowledge for the benefits of mankinds.
To integrate the disciplines in the School with the niche areas of the University.