BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance

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This programme has been designed to develop the skills you need for a high-level career in accountancy, finance, banking, insurance, the public sector or general management.

You will benefit from exemptions in the following professional exams:

  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) with ACCA Accelerate*
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW)
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance Accountants (CIPFA)

*ACCA Accelerate is a special arrangement between ACCA and the college which gives you an opportunity to register early with ACCA and accelerate your career in finance. With this special recognition of your commitment to your future, you can combine your studies with your ACCA registration and get an accelerated start to your professional career through access to ACCA’s network.


This program is awarded by the University of Salford, U.K.


  • January
  • June
  • August
Entry RequirementProgramme StructureCareer OpportunitiesLearning Outcome
  • MUET Band 2 and credit in Mathematics and pass in English in SPM and
  • Any one of the following:
    • 2 C+ (CGPA 2.33) in STPM; or
    • 2 A-level full passes (CGPA 2.33); or
    • 5 Bs (including Mathematics & English) in UEC; or
    • Diploma (Level 4, KKM) in Accounting or related field (CGPA 2.50); or
    • Matriculation / Foundation (CGPA 2.50); or
    • Other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Government
Year 1
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Data Analysis for Business
  • Academic English
  • Economic Analysis
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Financial & Management Accounting
  • Digital & Business Skills
  • Principles of Finance
  • Business & the Accountant
  • Accounting Information Systems
Year 2
  • Youth Development
  • Intercultural Management
  • Legal Aspects of Business
  • Financial & Management Information Systems
  • Professional Development
  • Environmental Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Accounting & Reporting
  • Financial Planning & Software Applications
  • International Regulatory & Economic Environment
  • Elective 1
Year 3
  • Socio-Economic Engagement
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Business Taxation
  • Elective 2
  • Business Finance
  • Audit & Assurance
  • Advanced Financial Reporting
  • The Professional Accountant
  • Elective 3
  • Industrial Training
Elective Subject Cluster


  • Psychology of Marketing
  • Strategic Brand Management
  • Integrated Marketing Communication

Enterprise System

  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Business Intelligence
  • Strategic IS Management

Human Resource

  • Training & Development
  • Safety & Health Administration
  • Employment & Industrial Relation

Graduates are well-prepared with theoretical as well as practical knowledge and skills to take up a host of graduate entry jobs such as:

  • Accountant
  • Taxation agent
  • Auditor
  • Consultants
  • Corporate financial officer
  • Financial adviser

Accounting programme at the bachelor’s degree level, aims to provide graduates with accounting knowledge and skills which enable graduates to become potential professional accountants and to provide a dynamic and innovative leadership with integrity and high ethical values. Graduates from the programme should be:

PEO 1: Knowledgeable to prepare accounting records and financial statements for internal and external reporting purposes.

PEO 2: Critically analyse accounting issues, taking into consideration financial and non-financial information and communicate effectively for decision making purposes.

PEO 3: Are ethical and professional in managerial decision making while providing services.

PEO 4: Are able to apply ICT effectively in managing information for advancement in knowledge and can engage in entrepreneurial activities.

  • Analyse knowledge in the accounting industry.
  • Demonstrate comprehensively practical skills in the accounting industry.
  • Correlate humane responsibility and social skills within the accounting industry.
  • Apply issues professionally and ethically in line with the accounting code of conduct.
  • Communicate effectively in teams, with the capability to be a leader in both written and spoken forms.
  • Evaluate solutions critically and scientifically to solve problems in the accounting industry.
  • Justify the needs for information management and life-long learning in the accounting careers.
  • Recommend managerial and entrepreneurial skills in the accounting industry.

SENTRAL College Penang: Why Accounting & Finance Bachelor’s Degree Course In Malaysia?

As the only Platinum Approved Learning Partner by ACCA in the Northern region, SENTRAL College offers a distinguished Bachelor Degree of Accounting & Finance (Hons) Course, designed to equip students with essential skills for successful accounting and finance careers in Malaysia. The program, awarded by the University of Salford, U.K., provides exemptions for renowned professional exams such as CIMA, ACCA with ACCA Accelerate, ICAEW, and CIPFA, enabling students to fast-track their finance careers. With comprehensive learning outcomes, including ethical decision-making, entrepreneurial skills, and practical knowledge, our college institution stands out as the premier choice for pursuing a degree in accounting and finance in Malaysia.