What will I learn?

Aim of the Programme

In line with Malaysia aspiration to bring knowledge and expertise to all walks of life, the Universiti Malaya (UM) through the UM Centre for Continuing Education (UMCCed) has begun offering diploma programmes since 2013.

Learning Outcomes of the Programme

This programme will equip students with the skills and knowledge required in management as well as exposes them to basic aspects of organizational 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.

Career Opportunity

Graduates of the Diploma in Management programme will have the opportunity to further their studies to a Bachelor Degree in related fields at local universities.

The graduates of this programme will be able to obtain positions such as Assistant Administrative Officers at government departments and statutory bodies subject to the prescribed conditions of the public service. The graduates will also be qualified to hold various posts in the private sector.

Which department am I in?

Universiti Malaya Centre for Continuing Education

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
RM15,345.00 (US$ 3,690) per year
Total fees: RM 30,690 (USD $7,425.60)

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected July, September 2022


Universiti Malaya

Jalan Universiti,


Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur,

50603, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For international students

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

Possess any of the following English qualifications:

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

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

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Universiti Malaya

UM is Malaysia’s oldest and best university and among the top 60 and top 1% of universities in the world.

  • Ranked 59th in the 2021 QS World University Rankings
  • Over 200 world-class programmes to choose from
  • UM’s alumni include former Malaysian Prime Ministers
  • 34 courses ranked in QS World’s Top 200 Subject Rankings