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BSc Economics (Hons)

  Institution: HELP University

Field Of Study:
Business Administration & Management
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Course Intake:
March, May, September
  • The degree builds on a good foundation in economic theory together with the necessary elements of mathematics and statistics.
  • The study of economics gives students a greater understanding of monetary and industrial economics as well as a broad perspective of world economics.
  • A wide range of international economics issues is incorporated to develop a global view of economics.
  • Because it’s a world class degree, its combination of rigorous study and powerful mathematical and quantitative skills equips students for top positions in public and private sector employment anywhere in the world.

Subject Listing

Year 1 

Code Unit Name Pre-requisite
02 Introduction to Economics Nil
04a Statistics 1 (half unit) & Nil
04b Statistics 2 (half unit) Nil
05a Mathematics 1 (half unit) & Nil
05b Mathematics 2 (half unit) Nil
21 Principles of Sociology Nil
25 Principles of Accounting Nil

Year 2 

Code Unit Name Pre-requisite
20 Elements of Econometrics 02+04a/04b + 05a/05b
66 Microeconomics 02+05a
65 Macroeconomics 02+05a
32 Management Science Methods 02+05a
91 Financial Reporting 25
97 Management Accounting 25
93 Auditing & Assurance 25

Year 3 

Code Unit Name Pre-requisite
92 Corporate Finance 02+05a
95 Further Mathematics for Economists 05a+05b
115 Monetary Economics 65
99 Industrial Economics 66/28
16 (External) Economics 65+66/28

Entry Requirements

Students with any of the following qualifications/certificates are eligible for admission to the UOL International Programmes:

STPM – 2 Principals (excluding General Paper) for admission to Year 1
A-Levels – 2 Passes for admission to Year 1
SAM – 5 Passes with score of 80% or above in each of the five best subjects for admission to Year 1
Ontario – 6 Ontario CPU acceptable passes, provided that at least 70% is achieved in each of those subjects
HELP Foundation – Admission to UOL (External) Programmes Year 1 (pass 4 UOL highly recommended subjects: Calculus, Accounting, Microeconomics, and Macroeconomics). Foundation certificates from other institutions in Malaysia may be considered, subject to approval from UOL)
BA Management (HELP) – Admission to Year 2 may be considered upon completing Year 1 at HELP University College (must complete four UOL-required subjects: Introduction to Economics, Maths 1, Statistics 1, Principles of Sociology or Principles of Accounting)
UEC – (a) 5 Bs plus 3 SPM subjects (non-overlapping) with credits (inclusive of English and Maths),
(b) 8 UEC subjects with credit but without SPM certificate.
All UEC applicants without SPM certificate must score TOP in English language such as IELTS (6.0 or above) or TOEFL (580 or above) with TWE (4.5 or above) or pass HELP’s Advanced English course in the Foundation Programme to qualify for admission to the UOL International Programmes Year 1

Other qualification/certificates to be considered:

(a) Achieved a minimum grade level of 70% in each of the 5 best subjects taken in the senior high examinations in their country of origin
(b) Attended at least 12 years of education in their country of origin and are 19 years in age or above at the time of enrolment with the UOL International Programmes
(c) Complete and pass 3 UOL-required subjects at HELP’s Foundation Programme: Advanced English, Calculus, and Critical Thinking Skills

Every March, May & September