diploma In Management 


The Diploma in Management programme is offered to school leavers interested in pursuing a career in organisational management and administration. This programme will equip students with the skills and knowledge required in management as well as expose them to basic aspects of organisational management including management, marketing, finance, management information systems, human resource management and strategy implementation. Curriculum, course content, academic standards and course evaluation are specifically designed to enable students to gain and develop the skills and knowledge relevant for a career in management.

Entry Requirement

Malaysian Applicants

1.  Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/equivalent with a minimum of three (3) credits in any subjects; or

2.  Pass Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM)/ equivalent, with a minimum of Grade C in any subject; or

3.  Pass Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum of Grade Maqbul; or

4.  Pass Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 in the relevant field and Pass SPM with a minimum of 1 credit in any subject; or

5.  Certificate (MQF Level 3)/Equivalent; or

6.  Pass APEL (Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning) Certificate; or

7.  Other qualifications recognised by the senate of UM; and

8.  Obtained at least a Pass in English Language at the SPM level

Non-Malaysian Applicants

1.  Pass O Level with at least a Full Pass in three (3) subjects or other qualifications recognised by the Senate of UM; and

2.  Possess any of the following English qualifications:

1.  Score of 500 or above for the Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT); or

2.  Score of 5.0 or above for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Program Modules

Students must complete a total of 92 credits in order to qualify for the award of Diploma. They must pass all courses prescribed as Institution Compulsory CoursesCore Courses and Programme Courses.

Institution Compulsory Courses


Fundamental of Entrepreneurial Acculturation

Negotiation Skills

English Language Proficiency  

Critical Thinking and Effective Presentation Skills

Introduction to Business and Professional Writing

Personal Development Programme I

Personal Development Programme II

Personal Development Programme III

Core Courses


Introduction to Management  

Principles of Marketing

Principles of Accounting

Principles of Economics

Organisational Behaviour

Business Law and Ethics

Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Psychology of Work Behaviour

Business Research

Management Information Systems

Accounting and Financial Management  

Operations Management

Programme Course


Corporate Communication Management

Human Resources Management

Project Management

Crafting and Executing Strategy

Quality Management

Program Fee

Fee for local student


Fee *

  • Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur 
  • UM Bachok, Kelantan 

*RM 17,750

* fee is not inclusive of accommodation
* subject to changes

Fee for international student


Tuition Fee*

Processing Fee** 

Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur 

RM 30,690

RM 6,000

*  Tuition fee is not inclusive of accommodation.
** Processing fee is for Visa, Immigration, EMGS & Personal Bond.

Payment Method
Fees can be paid either in a total or by installment.

Financial Support

1.   National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN), Students are eligible to apply for PTPTN loan subject to the terms and conditions stipulated by PTPTN. (Please refer to

2.   Employess Provident Fund (EPF)
Applicants are eligible to withdraw from their EPF (Account 2).

3.   Education Financing/ Loans:

§  Affin Education Financing-i

§  Bank Rakyat Education Financing-i

§  Pembiayaan Pendidikan Boleh Ubah (PPBU), Bank Rakyat

4.   State foundation / Yayasan Negeri

Other Info ( Duration of Study/Medium of Instruction)

Programme Duration
The duration of the programme is six (6) semesters which can be completed within 2 years.

Medium of Instruction
The programme is conducted in English as well as in Bahasa Malaysia.

Program Location

§  UM Campus, Kuala Lumpur

§  UM, Nilam Puri - Kelantan

§  UMCCed Learning Centre (PPU): Off-Campus Programmes at these locations:

§  PPU Kulim

§  PPU Alor Setar 

§  PPU Kuantan

§  PPU Johor Bahru

§  PPU Bayan Lepas

For more information, call/WhatsApp us at:-

Miss Sandra/ Mr Simon Kee

03 - 9221 7789/012- 579 3789