Study Accounting Course in Malaysia at Top Private Universities

Study the Best Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting course in Malaysia

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Accounting is the study of how businesses track their income and assets over time. Accountants complete many tasks besides

1st Runner Up in the 2014 Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA) GLOBAL Business Challenge Malaysia - Ali Atiq, Nikita Arabel Pironti, Kasimova Shafia and Veeresh Roy Joggesser, who are all third year BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance students from APU

1st Runner Up in the 2014 Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA) GLOBAL Business Challenge Malaysia – Ali Atiq, Nikita Arabel Pironti, Kasimova Shafia and Veeresh Roy Joggesser, who are all third year BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance students from APU

preparing financial statements and recording business transactions including computing costs and efficiency gains from new technologies, participate in the set up for acquisitions and mergers, quality management, developing and using information systems to track financial performance, tax strategy, and health care benefits management.

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Types of Accounting related jobs in Malaysia

Accounting jobs can be categorized into the following four major areas:

Audit.

Audit involves checking accounting ledgers and financial statements to verify its accuracy and detect fraud and inconsistency. Public listed firms are required by law to do yearly to verify its financial reports in order to safeguard publics’ money. Budget Analysis. Budget analysts are responsible for developing and managing an organizations financial plans.

Financial Accounting.

Financial accountants prepare financial statements based on general ledgers and participate in important financial decisions involving mergers & acquisitions, benefits/ERISA planning and long-term financial projections.

Management Accounting.

Curtin University Sarawak is a top ranking university in Malaysia with a 300-acre campus

Curtin University Sarawak is a top ranking university in Malaysia with a 300-acre campus

Management accountants work in companies and participate in decisions about capital budgeting and line of business analysis. Major functions include cost analysis, analysis of new contracts and participation in efforts to control expenses efficiently.

Tax Accounting.

Tax accountants prepare corporate and personal income tax statements and formulate tax strategies involving issues such as financial choice, how to best treat a merger or acquisition, deferral of taxes, when to expense items and the like.

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Where Accountants work in Malaysia?

Essentially, an accountant can find himself or herself working for any one of the following places:

KDU College Penang Campus is strategically located in the city area

KDU College Penang Campus is strategically located in the city area

  • Public Accounting Firms. These firms provide accounting, taxation and auditing services to individuals, businesses and government.
  • Corporations. Businesses of all sizes usually have an accountant or accounting department that prepares financial statements, tracks costs, handles tax returns, and works on major transactions.
  • Independent. Working as a self-employed accountant means generating your own business.

Skills required to be successful in the Accounting Job in Malaysia

Below are some skills you need to have in order to be successful in the field:

  • Communication skills in English
  • Analytical skill
  • Problem solving skills
  • Computer skills
  • Aptitude for mathematics
  • Good business ethics

What you will study in an Accounting degree in Malaysia?

Some common subjects found in most Bachelor Accounting Degree are as follows:

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HELP University

  • Cost accounting
  • Financial accounting
  • Managerial accounting
  • Organizational behavior
  • Database management
  • Budget control
  • Economics
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Taxation
  • Marketing
  • Information system
  • Audit
  • Business law

Study at the Best Universities in Malaysia for Accounting

In order to succeed in the competitive field of accounting, students must choose the best universities in Malaysia to study. The

School of Business at Curtin University Sarawak

School of Business at Curtin University Sarawak

best university doesn’t necessarily mean the most expensive. Students should choose the right university that fits them which has a good reputation for business programs, excellent facilities, top lecturers and an English-speaking student environment.

Curtin Sarawak is one of the few Universities in Malaysia that offers a variety of double major options which includes Accounting & Banking, Accounting & Finance, and Accounting & Entrepreneurship.

Graduates of the Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Finance), Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Entrepreneurship) and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Marketing) programmes at Curtin Sarawak are now eligible to sit MIA’s Qualifying Examinations and, on completion, will qualify as Chartered Accountants (Malaysia).

Through its Qualifying Examination, MIA provides an avenue for membership admission for those who do not currently possess a qualification recognised under Part I and Part II of the First Schedule to the Malaysian Accountants Act 1967.

Students can consider studying the accounting degree at Asia Pacific University where they offer various specialisations in

UCSI University is ranked Tier 5 or Excellent in the SETARA 2013 offers state-of-the-art facilities at their strategically located campus in Cheras, KL

UCSI University is ranked Tier 5 or Excellent in the SETARA 2013 offers state-of-the-art facilities at their strategically located campus in Cheras, KL

Forensic Accounting, Taxation, Forex & Investments for students to choose from. Students at APU will get a degree awarded by APU as well as Staffordshire University, UK.

For affordable universities with excellent facilities, students can consider UCSI University or HELP University, both with more than 20 years of experience in higher education in Malaysia.

Students after SPM or O-Levels in Sarawak can study the Foundation at UCSI University’s Kuching campus first before continuing on to the degree at their campus in Kuala Lumpur.

The fastest way to obtain a degree and complete the ACCA at the same time is at KDU University College Utropolis Glenmarie with their Bachelor of Accounting (Hons) degree programme. Students at HELP University can go for the Accounting  degree courses which is awarded by the prestigious University of London.

Top colleges offering finance degree programs in Malaysia are First City University College  and HELP College of Arts & Technology. Graduates from both colleges are awarded degrees by their UK University partners.

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"I attended EduSpiral's Education Fair at KInta Riverfront after my SPM exam in December and obtained great information there. Although Asia Pacific University is famous for IT but I found out that they have a solid accounting programme and I can get a UK degree. I got a scholarship as well from APU." Julian Hum, from SMK St. Michael Institution, Ipoh studying Business at Asia Pacific University.

“I attended EduSpiral’s Education Fair at KInta Riverfront after my SPM exam in December and obtained great information there. Although Asia Pacific University is famous for IT but I found out that they have a solid accounting programme and I can get a UK degree. I got a scholarship as well from APU.”
Julian Hum, from SMK St. Michael Institution, Ipoh studying Business at Asia Pacific University.

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