Center for MBA Studies 


 (R2/345/7/0728)07/27 (A6339) Sungai Long Campus 


The Master of Business Administration (Corporate Governance) is a specialized business training programme that focuses on corporate governance, transparency and accountability. The programme provides candidates with sound theoretical and practical understanding of corporate governance particularly on social accountability and reporting. In addition, the programme gives candidates an understanding of behaviors and performance of different types of organization, an appreciation of strategic issues facing an organization and the policy formulation to address the challenges of business today. Candidates will be able to participate in enhancement courses such as Project Writing Workshops and attend Lecture Series by industrial experts. Candidates who successfully complete the MBA (Corporate Governance) will be admitted as Graduates of Malaysian Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (MAICSA), upon the fulfillment of MAICSA's membership requirement.


May and September


Full-Time : Min - 1 Year and Max - 4 Years Part-Time : Min - 2 Year and Max - 6 Years

Medium Of Instruction




  1.  A Bachelor’s Degree in the field or related fields with CGPA of 2.75 and above or equivalent as approved by the Senate; 
  2. or A Bachelor’s Degree in the field or related fields with CGPA of 2.00 and above but less than CGPA of 2.75, or equivalent as approved by the Senate subject to rigorous internal assessment
  3.  Candidates without a Bachelor’s degree in the related fields or relevant working experience must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by UTAR and meet the minimum CGPA set out in (1) to (2).



RM26,073 (Full-time)**

RM26,882 (Part-time)**


RM32,980 (Full-time)**


**For minimum duration of study

 **The minimum duration of study is 1 year (Full-time) and 2 years (Part-time) 

**After minimum duration of study the recurring Fee will be charged by yearly basis : RM809 for Malaysian and RM1200 for International Students

 **Fees are subject to change


IELTS Academic : 6.0/equivalent

Head of Programme

Dr Liew Ping Xin

 Faculty / Institute / Centre / Division : Faculty of Accountancy and Management 

 Telephone No : +603-90860288 

 Email Address :

Programme Structure

Major Courses  (46 Credit Hours)
  • Legal Environment of Business for Managers 
  •  Organisational Behaviour and Analysis 
  • Managerial Economics
  • Information Technology and Digital Commerce
  • Strategic Management for Corporations 
  • Business Research Methods 
  • Quantitative Methods 
  • Marketing Management 
  • Boardroom Dynamics 
  • Corporate Secretaryship
  • Corporate Governance 
  • Financial and Accounting Information 
  • Risk Management
Research Project (Pre-requisite for Research Project : Business Research  Methods and Quantitative Methods 
    Elective Courses ( 2 Credit Hours)
    (To choose any one course from the electives list)
    *Course offering is subject to availability
  • MKAG15202 Seminar in Digital Economy
  • MKAG15302 Seminar in Environment, Social and Governance 
  • MKFG15202 Seminar in Financial Management
  • MKMG15302 Seminar in Supply Chain and Logistics
  • MKMG15402 Seminar in International Business
  • MKMG15502 Seminar in Entrepreneurial Development and Business Innovation
  • MKMG16602 * Management Apprenticeship*
       *Condition to register apprenticeship At the time of registration, the student            shall not be under any full-time employment with any business entities

APEL C ( Credit Award)

Note: OPEN to all registered students of UTAR Master (by Coursework / Mixed Mode)  with relevant knowledge and skills acquired through non-formal work-related learning experience and informal training courses.
APEL(C) is applicable to all courses offered  (subject to the requirements by the relevant Professional Bodies, Ministry of Higher Education and University, if any) except for final year project-based courses and dissertation.

Know more on APEL C at APEL C CENTRE 

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