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BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (HONS.) TRANSPORT
Economic and industrial growth in Malaysia has led to an increase in demand and high growth in the transport infrastructure, especially in areas of port development, airports as well as the road and rail transport system. To fulfil this demand, a three-year programme known as Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) Transport was first offered by the Faculty of Business Management, UiTM, in year 2000. The curriculum covers areas such as Economics, Management, Marketing, Law, Logistics and Transport Planning. Issues in Transport, the role of the government and transport user bodies are also emphasized. In the final semester, students will undergo industrial training and will produce an academic paper.
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) UK recognizes this programme. Graduates are exempted from all CILT professional qualifying examination papers. Upon graduation, graduates are eligible to apply for Chartered Member of Institute of Logistics and Transport (CMILT) UK.
The opportunities at the middle management level cover areas of logistics, marketing of the transport industry, shipping and maritime, aviation, land transport (road and rail), manufacturing and production line, enforcement agencies and research and consultancy business.
BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (HONS.) MARKETING
The programme of Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) Marketing offered by the Faculty of Business management, UiTM, is designed to train and expose students to the critical marketing concepts and strategies. It is to also equip them with a broad knowledge of marketing through real case studies and networking with the industries. Graduates will be able to become marketing professionals and are marketable in both the domestic and global businesses.
This programme has obtained recognition by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). Graduates will only be required to take two out of ten courses required by the CIM to be awarded with the CIM Professional Post Graduate Certificate. This will open up more job opportunities for graduates to join international organizations.
Due to the well–designed programme structure, graduates will be highly demanded in marketing oriented organizations both in the government and public sectors, locally and internationally.
BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (HONS.) INSURANCE
The programme of Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) Insurance is offered at the Faculty of Business Administration, UiTM. It is specially designed for students who are interested to venture into the field of insurance. It aims to provide students with an understanding of the principles and practice of various classes of insurance and insurance-related activities, as well as knowledge of risk management, business management, business statistics and management information systems. The curriculum includes three months of practical training with an insurance company to equip students with practical knowledge of insurance company operations.
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) UK recognizes the BBA (Hons) Insurance. Graduates are given exemption of 7 subjects or 210 credits from 10 subjects or 290 credits to be awarded the Advance Diploma in Insurance of The CII. Once awarded with the Advance Diploma in Insurance, students can apply for membership of The CII and will be entitled to use the designation of ACII. Students can also apply for “Chartered Insurer” status and have the option to proceed towards the attainment of fellowship of the institute.
Job opportunities include supervisory and middle level management positions in insurance companies, insurance broking firms, insurance agencies, loss adjusting firms, financial institutions. Graduates from this programme may also have the opportunity to work in the risk management and insurance departments of multinational corporations, government bodies and public authorities.