“I want how to advance marketing and managerial skills to succeed in the industry”

“I want how to advance marketing and managerial skills to succeed in the industry”

Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

R3/0415/6/0048 | MQA/SWA0007 (27.12.2029)

Marketing professionals need to understand their markets, research customers’ needs and wants and appreciate internal capabilities and objectives. In this course, students will explore the significance of marketing in the wider business context and how business results are achieved through the development and endorsement of a customer focus. Areas of study include market research, buyer behaviour, marketing metrics, marketing planning, advertising and promotion.

February, September

3 years

Course details

Course objectives

The Bachelor of Business (Marketing) allows students to develop advanced marketing and managerial skills essential for a career in the area of marketing. The marketing major is designed to prepare individuals to understand their markets, research customers’ needs and wants, and appreciate internal capabilities and objectives.

Upon successfully completing the Bachelor of Business (Marketing) students will be able to:

  • Define and integrate theoretical principles applicable to business and apply those principles in a range of practices
  • Systematically review and critically evaluate research from a variety of sources in order to make informed judgements on options for innovatively solving a range of problems that arise in business contexts
  • Formulate creative solutions that are fit for purpose and demonstrate cognisance of the impact of business decisions on the triple bottom line
  • Coherently articulate a line of reasoning demonstrating cultural sensitivity and apply a framework to analyse and offer solutions to ethical dilemmas
  • Communicate a range of business arguments by evaluating and implementing alternative communication strategies as appropriate to the audience
  • Build on and continuously develop the intellectual independence to be critical and reflective learners, cognisant of new technologies
  • Work collaboratively in diverse groups

Course structure

For the completion of the Bachelor of Business (Marketing) students are required to complete a total of 24 units (300 credit points) consisting of:

  • Eight [8] prescribed Bachelor of Business core units (100 credit points)
  • Eight [8] units of study from the Marketing discipline major (100 credit points)
  • Eight [8] units of Secondary studies (100 credit points) comprising of a second major, co-major, minor/s, or electives

Units of study

Fees & scholarships


Malaysian students
RM27,240 (annual)
International students
RM34,504 (annual)

* The indicative course fees shown here applies to students studying on-campus in Malaysia for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student’s study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.


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Entry requirements

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English Requirements

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Application process

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Career opportunities

Graduates may find rewarding work in international trade, finance, marketing, tourism, hospitality, multinational firms, financial institutions and government departments requiring a marketing function.

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