Course Details

BSc (Hons) Financial Analysis

Sunway University




  • Description

    The BSc (Hons) Financial Analysis programme has been designed to meet the increasing demand for quality skills and expertise in the financial services industry.

    Focusing on the quantitative aspects of finance, you will learn about equities, fixed-incomes and derivatives markets. You will also explore the applications of mathematical and statistical knowledge to the fields of investment and risk management to meet the dynamic needs of the financial services industry in general.

    The solid foundation that we provide allows you to either venture directly into a career in finance and investment or to pursue further studies in quantitative finance. Through this programme, you are prepared for the quantitative aspects of all three levels of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) professional examinations. A CFA charter is the most recognised professional qualification in the finance world and this will set you up for a successful career in finance.

    Field of Study

    Accounting & Finance

    Duration (Years)


    Course Fees

    RM 73,800 (USD 17,571)

    MQA No.

    PA 4452

    Degree Type

    Internal Degree

  • Intake (Month)
    January; March; August

Entry Requirements

  • A-Level
    Minimum 14 points
  • UEC
    Maximum 24 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs including Mathematics)
    Average B- or CGPa 2.67 (Minimum 2 principals)
  • Matriculation/ Foundation
    Australian Matriculation ATAR 65; Canadian Matriculation 65%; Monash University Foundation Year 65%; Sunway Foundation in Arts CGPA 2.5; Sunway Foundation in Science Technology CGPA 2.5
  • Diploma
    Sunway Diploma CAVG 60% or CGPA 2.50 * Students may obtain advanced standing if credit transfer requirements are met.
  • Others
    International Baccalaureate Completed with minimum 26 points (excluding bonus points); Any other equivalent qualifications. Applicant with no standard qualification will be considered on a case-to-case basis; Mathematics Requirements SPM / O-Level: Credit
  • English Requirements
    IELTS or equivalent 6.0; MUET Band 4; SPM English B3 or B+; UEC English B4; Cambridge English (Advanced) Minimum 67; O-Level English (1119) Credit; Sunway Intensive English Programme (IEP) Pass Level 4 with minimum 65%; ESL/English Satisfactory level in Pre-University programmes, where the medium of instruction is English; MQA requires local students to possess a Muet or international english proficiency qualification in order to register for the accounting and finance programme.

Programme Structure

  • Year 1

    Principles of Financial Accounting

    Introductory Economics

    English for Business


    Linear Algebra & Applications

    Principles of Business Finance

    Introduction to Probability

    Advanced Calculus

    Theory of Interest

    Programming Principles

  • Year 2

    Financial Economics I

    Equity Valuation

    Introduction to Statistics

    Financial Management

    Communication Skills

    Bonds with Embedded Options & Structured Securities

    Financial Economics II

    Financial Accounting

    Portfolio Management

  • Year 3

    Portfolio Management for Institutional Investors

    Fixed Income Portfolio Management


    Business Ethics & Social Responsibilities

    Risk Management Applications of Derivatives

    Electives (choose any 4 in Year 3)

    Time Series & Forecasting

    Corporate Finance

    Regression Analysis

    Corporate Reporting Theory & Practice

    Discrete Mathematics

    Financial Planning

    International Financial Management

  • Others

    Additional MOHE compulsory General Studies Subjects:

    Malay Language for Communication 2

    Malay Studies 3

    Community Project

Additional Information

  • Fees
    RM 73,800 (USD 17,571)

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