Message from the Dean

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Welcome to the Faculty of Business and Accountancy (FBA), University of Malaya.

The Faculty of Business and Accountancy at the University of Malaya is one of the leading institutions for business education and research in Asia. We have developed an outstanding reputation, locally and internationally, for the quality of our teaching and research. Our aim is to produce well rounded graduates who are inspired and motivated to achieve their fullest potential for both professional and personal growth. 

Currently, we offer six highly demanded and successful programmes including Bachelor of Accounting (BAcc), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Finance (BoF), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Management (MM) and PhD. Admission to these programmes are highly competitive and attract the most able students from around Malaysia and overseas. We have an enviable record of attracting the highest achievers from across the region. We are very proud that a significant number of alumni are now holding leading positions in their organizations. In the near future, we are preparing to introduce more doctoral and master programmes to meet the evolving needs of the industry. In addition, we also offer a wide range of courses in our executive education unit, Centre of Management Enhancement (CME). 
Our faculty members, who excel in both research and teaching, are committed to providing students with a top-rate business education. With the concerted efforts of our faculty members, we have achieved international accreditations from the AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business) in February 2016 and the Association of MBA, UK (AMBA) since 2007. We are now working towards obtaining the international recognition European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) from the European Foundation for Management Development.

In addition, our Bachelor of Accounting program is recognized by both local professional bodies the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA), and the top international professional accounting bodies such as ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA and CPA (Australia). As a school accepted into the Internal Auditing Education Partnership Program (IAEP), our MBA Internal Audit specialization and internal auditing courses at the undergraduate level are endorsed by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA, USA).

I invite you to explore the Faculty’s website to find out more about our teaching and research activities and events open to both students and public throughout the year.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Faculty of Business and Accountancy at University of Malaya.


Professor Dr. Che Ruhana Isa
Faculty of Business and Accountancy
University of Malaya

Last Update: May 17, 2017