Bachelor of Business (Hons) in Management

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The programme gives special focus to contemporary managerial challenges and issues, providing knowledge and skills essential in managing organisations, operationally and strategically, in the current global business environment. It is designed to enhance all levels of managerial functions in a highly competitive business world.

You will gain in-depth understanding of the concepts and applications of all functional areas of management, and the necessary skills to perform a leadership role. You will learn to manage and oversee business activities including account management, employee supervision and tax return preparation.

  • Fully accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
  • Recognised by the Public Service Department (JPA)

Enhanced Competency

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Your Future & Be Employable In Any Industry

“The expert in anything was once a beginner.”
Helen Hayes

Top Core Courses

Fundamentals that will build you up to stay relevant and excellent today, tomorrow and beyond.

Effective Leadership

Learn how to bring out the leader in you

Business Analytics

Learn to make sense of all the data in your organisation and help your organization make informed plans and decisions.

Service Marketing

Learn how to understand the kind of service experience your customers want and deliver it in style to their satisfaction.

International Human Resource Management

Find out what it takes to manage human resource in a global scale

Business Project

Solve a business problem by researching it, anaylsing it and coming up with a unique solution that will make you valuable in any organisation you work in.

Learning Path

Students will grasp important workplace communication skills and acquire knowledge of basic management principles.

Students will learn highly useful principles in many areas such as business law, business ethics, HR, accounting and economics.

Students will study specialised courses that equip them with a host of skills in specialised areas of management.

Students will continue to study specialised courses that further refine their skills in specialised areas of management.

Students will learn basic research skills and be able to work on a real research project.

Studying business management leads to a variety of job opportunities. You can seek administrative and management positions in any business, government or non-profit organisation. You can be part of

  • Human Resource Team
  • Operation Management
  • General Management
  • Business Consulting Service

You can start as an account executive or office manager and develop your career as a business analyst or business development specialist.



No.Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours



Hubungan Etnik (for Malaysian students); OR

Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (for foreign students only)




Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (for Malaysian students); OR

Malaysian Studies 3 (for foreign students only)


Bahasa Kebangsaan A (for students without SPM credit in BM); OR

Decision Making Skills (for students with SPM credit in BM and foreign students)


Comparative Religions; OR
Family and Society; OR

Human Rights

Subtotal Credit Hours 14
1.WUC107/03Workplace Communication Skills   [APEL(C)]3
2.WUC203/03Writing Skills for University Studies   [APEL(C)]3
3.BBM102/03Microeconomics   [APEL(C)]3
4.BBM103/03Principles and Practice of Management   [APEL(C)]3
5.BBM104/03Principles of Marketing   [APEL(C)]3
6.BBM202/03Macroeconomics   [APEL(C)]3
7.BBM203/03Business Statistics3
8.BBM204/03Business Law3
9.BBM205/03Basic Accounting   [APEL(C)]3
10.BBM206/03Accounting and Costing   [APEL(C)]3
11.BBM207/03Human Resource Management   [APEL(C)]3
12.BBM208/03Business Ethics3
13.BBM210/03Entrepreneurship Development3
14.BBF201/03Introduction to Financial Management3
15.BMG303/03Strategic Management3
16.BMG302/03Organisational  Behaviour3
17.BMG306/03Introduction to International Business3
18.BLC301/03Operations Management   [APEL(C)]3
19.BIS303/03Management Information Systems3
Subtotal Credit Hours 57
1.BBM209/03Effective Leadership3
2.BMG307/03Managing International Business3
3.BMK302/03Services Marketing   [APEL(C)]3
4.BMG319/03Organisational Management3
5.BMG320/03Organisational Theory and Design3
6.BMG323/03Business Analytics3
7.BMG314/03Performance Management   [APEL(C)]3
8.BMG311/03Employment  Law and Industrial Relations3
9BMG312/03International Human Resource Management3
10BCS302/03Corporate Governance3
11BMG318/03Research Methods3
12BMG322/04Business Project4
Subtotal Credit Hours 37
ELECTIVE COURSES* (Choose any 4 courses)










Consumer Behaviour; OR

Marketing Communications; OR   [APEL(C)]

Investment and Portfolio Management; OR

Retailing; OR

Taxation in Malaysia; OR

Corporate Finance: OR

Strategic Human Resource Management; OR

Human Resource Development   [APEL(C)]

Subtotal Credit Hours 12
Total Credit Hours 120


APEL(C) Courses

The maximum credit transfer through APEL(C) is 30% of the total graduating credits for a specific programme of study. This requirement shall be read together with MQA Policies on Credit Transfer, Guidelines on Credit Transfer for MOOC, Micro-credentials and other relevant conditions stipulated by the MQA and MOHE from time to time. The maximum credit transfer allowed for a Diploma-to-Bachelor’s Degree study (based on formal qualifications) is 50% of the total credits for the degree programme, while the existing 60% maximum credit transfer allowable for a combination of formal qualifications with Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning [APEL(C)], Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and Micro-Credentials (MCs) remains the same.

For courses that you intend to apply for APEL(C) but are not listed above, please contact Ms. Quah Phaik Luan at  plquah@wou.edu.my.

Kindly contact your nearest Regional Centre if you need further clarification.




Candidates with the following criteria will be eligible to be considered for admission into the undergraduate programme:

(1) Regular Entry

Candidates must fulfil one of the following criteria:

With a pass in English and Mathematics at SPM / UEC Senior Middle III and

• Grade C (SGP 2.0) in at least two (2) subjects / two (2) Principals in STPM / HSC / A-Level

• Five (5) Grade Bs in UEC Senior Middle III

Other eligible qualifications

• An approved / accredited Diploma / Advanced Diploma

•An approved Foundation / Matriculation (minimum CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00) qualification from other private and public universities in Malaysia

• Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

(2) Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)

Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) provides an opportunity for individuals with working experience but lack of formal academic qualifications to pursue their tertiary studies. APEL involves the identification, documentation and assessment of prior experiential learning to determine the extent to which an individual has achieved the desired learning outcomes, for access to a programme of study

Applicants should comply with the following admission criteria stipulated by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA):

• The candidate should be at least 21 years of age in the year of application and possess relevant work experience.

Fee Schedule

(Effective May 2022 Semester)

Wawasan Open University uses a unique model of delivering education to both Open Distance Learning (ODL) and On-Campus Learning (OCL) students with tuition fees for the following level of programmes that can be worked out as follows: 


Total Number of Courses

  Total Number of Credits

 Tuition Fees  (RM)





12,250 – 13,950

Bachelor’s Degree

26 – 39

  120 – 126

27,880 – 43,520


Postgraduate Diploma




Master’s Programme

8 – 13

  41 – 46

25,800 – 29,700

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)





  • A one-off payment Processing and Administration fee is chargeable for new students and varies according to programme.
  • Open Distance Learning Study Resource and Services fee is chargeable every semester and varies according to programme.
  • On Campus Learning Study Resource and Services fee is chargeable every semester and varies according to programme.
  • All totals are merely indicative and fees are subject to change without notice.

All of the University’s courses are classified into three categories, i.e., lower level, middle level or higher level. Lower-level courses are basic, introductory or foundation courses designed for freshmen. Middle-level courses may require some knowledge of previous study or a certain amount of intellectual maturity. Higher level courses are specialised courses usually designed for those majoring in a particular discipline. The level of a course is indicated by the first digit of the course code, i.e., lower level courses are indicated by the code 1XX/XX, middle level courses by 2XX/XX and higher level courses by 3XX/XX or 4XX/XX. The 2 digits after the slash indicate the credit value of the course. i.e., WLA101/03 is a lower level course of 3 credits while BBM203/05 is a middle level course of 5 credits and TEC305/10 is a higher level course of 10 credits.

Please click on the below links to download the courses.

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