Diploma in Finance(N/343/4/0286) (08/28) (MQA/PA 14826)

diploma in finance


Diploma in Finance at the Faculty of Business and Management, AIMST University employs the notions of Finance which serve the disciplines concerned with determining value and financial decision. It covers a collection of services provided by individuals or financial institutions.

This programme aims to provide candidates with literacy skills within the specific areas of Finance in all industries. Candidates are geared up with communication skills, numeracy skills, digital skills, and leadership skills to generate smart financial decisions effectively and ethically.

The career opportunities for our graduate including junior finance executives, financial planners, financial analyst, and tax associate; graduates can also further study to obtain professional qualification in finance field.

Diploma in Finance programme offers rich student experience with co and extracurricular activities with campus boasting of an Olympic standard swimming pool, sporting facilities, with excellent IT and residential facilities.

Diploma in Finance at AIMST University is offered as full-time study and part-time study with affordable study fees.

The curriculum is innovative and comprehensive which incorporates collaborative learning activities, assessments, projects, and internships. Faculty of Business and Management, AIMST University has four bachelor programme and two postgraduate prorgame, namely Bachelor (Honours) in Business Marketing, Bachelor (Honours) in Finance and Management, Bachelor of Science (Honours) Accounting and Finance, and Bachelor of Science (Honours) Management Information Systems; Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Management.

CoursesMinimum Entry Requirements

Programme Outline

Year 1
Semester 1,2&3

  • Essentials of Business Communication
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Management I
  • Business Ethics
  • Introduction to Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Cost Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Investing
  • Introduction to Business Analytics
  • Introduction to Risk and Insurance Management
  • Credit Management
Year 2
Semester 4,5&6

  • Financial Management II
  • Management Accounting
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Introduction to Business Statistics
  • Foundation of Business Law
  • Fundamentals of Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Research Methods
  • Islamic Banking and Finance
  • Fundamentals of Auditing
  • Introduction to E-Commerce
  • Introduction to Business Sustainability
  • Industrial Training 


SPM (Or Any Equivalent Qualification) with At least Credits in 3 Subjects including Mathematics and pass in English
STPM (Or Any Equivalent Qualification), with a Minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any Subject; and pass SPM (Or Any Equivalent Qualification) with Credit in Mathematics and pass in English;
STAM With Minimum Grade of Maqbul
SKM Level 3 in a Related Field; and pass SPM (Or Any Equivalent Qualification) with Credit in Mathematics and pass in English
UEC With at least Grad B in Any three Subjects
O-Level With 3 Credits including a pass in Mathematics and English
Any Other Qualification Any Certificate in Finance, Banking, Insurance or related field (Level 3, MQF) with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 out of 4.00.
International students are required to achieve a score of 5.0 for Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or score of 5.0 for International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or any equivalent.