Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

Programme Synopsis

The objectives of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) are to:

  • Enhance students managerial competencies and improve knowledge on current managerial practices and theory;
  • Sharpens students analytical, numerical and conceptual skills;
  • Improve students employability and managerial career development.

The MBA programme is designed to enhance student's managerial skills and capability in managing organisations efficiently and effectively. The OUM MBA provides the opportunity for the working adults to enhance their managerial skills and competencies as seminars classes are held only on weekends during the semester. As such working professionals can study without sacrificing their professional and career development.

The MBA programme provides both theoretical and practical knowledge for understanding the main processes and skills that links the management of resources in an organisation. The programme gives current organisational best practices which can be applied to attain higher productivity among the workforce, improved performance and increase profits.

Ultimately, the OUM MBA programme is to prepare professionals with the right business qualifications which will lead to exciting, diverse and interesting career opportunities.

Programme Director


Name : DR ZAHIR BIN OSMAN
Tel (Office) : 603 89135541
Email : zahir_osman@oum.edu.my

Normal Entry

Bachelor degree in any field with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as accepted by Senate; OR
Bachelor degree in any field with CGPA less than 2.50, can be accepted with a minimum of 5 years working experience.

OR

APEL Entry (Only for Malaysians)

The candidate should be more than 30 years of age in the year of application; AND
STPM / Recognised Diploma / A-Levels / Equivalent; AND
Relevant work experience / prior experiential learning; AND
Pass the APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test, Portfolio & Interview) conducted by OUM
  Year 1 Year 2
Sem 1 RM6,030 RM6,030
Sem 2 RM6,030 RM2,010
Sem 3 RM6,030 RM2,010
Total RM28,140
* Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.
* International students are required to pay registration fees of RM1,000 and an additional 20% for the tuition fees.
* The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.

Discount for the Physically Challenged Learners (OKU) and Senior Citizens

The University offers 50% discount for:

  • Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
  • Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.

These discounts are for subject fees only and are not applicable for research and other fees. The discounts are also not valid for second time registration and repeating of subjects.

Learners who receive this discount are not entitled to other discounts and promotions.



Note

♦ Processing fee:

  • RM50 (Malaysian) & RM100 (International Students)

♦ Re-registration fee of RM220 per semester is chargeable for extension of Masters Projects

♦ Financial options:

  • EPF (Account 2); or
  • Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; or
  • HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); or

♦ Payment Mode:

  • JomPAY; or
  • Internet Banking; or
  • Debit/Credit Card.
Core Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
Managerial Economics 3
Organization and Business Management 3
Accounting for Business Decision Making 3
Marketing Management 3
Managerial Finance 3
Business Law 3
Business Research Methods 3
Human Resource Management 3
Strategic Management 3
IT for Managers 3
TOTAL 30
Elective Courses and Master's Project
Any 2 of the following Elective Courses in the chosen specialisation 6
Master' Project in the chosen field of specialisation, with the exception of MBA (General) 6
TOTAL 12
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 42
Selection of Majoring (select any two courses listed under the selected majoring)
Major - Any 2 Electives courses (Choose one major)
Subject Name Credit Hours
A. Marketing
Consumer Behaviour 3
Service Marketing 3
 
B. Human Resource Management
Industrial Relations 3
Human Resource Development 3
 
C. Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship 3
Small Business Management 3
 
D. Conventional Finance
Investment Analysis 3
Corporate Finance 3
 
E. Islamic Finance
Basic Concept of Islamic Finance 3
Islamic Financial Management 3
 
F. Project Management
Principles of Project Management 3
Project Risk Management 3
 
G. General
Any 2 Elective courses from any specialisations of MBA 3+3

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