Master of Business Administration (Fully Online)

Programme Synopsis

The objectives of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) are to:

  • Enhance students managerial competencies and add value on current managerial knowledge;
  • Sharpen students analytical and conceptual skills; and
  • Improve students employability and managerial career development.

The MBA programme is designed to enhance the managerial skills and capability in managing organisations efficiently and effectively. The OUM MBA provides the opportunity for the working adults to enhance their managerial skills and competencies without sacrificing their professional and career development.

The MBA programme contributes both theoretical and practical foundations for understanding the main roles, principles, processes and skills that linkage with the management of resources and issues in an organisation/ country. It grants the knowledge of business best concepts and practices which can be implemented by the organisation to attain high-productivity performance and profits.

Ultimately, the MBA programme is to prepare professionals with business qualifications which will in turn give them diverse and interesting career opportunities in any industries.

Normal Entry

Bachelor degree in any field with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as accepted by Senate; OR
Bachelor degree in any field with CGPA less than 2.50, can be accepted with a minimum of 5 years working experience.


APEL Admission

More than 30 years of age on 1 January in the year of application; AND
STPM / Recognised Diploma / A-Levels / Equivalent; AND
Relevant work experience / prior experiential learning; AND
Pass the APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test, Portfolio & Interview) conducted by OUM

* Registration Fee and Matric Card included into 1st semester

Item Year 1 Year 2 Grand Total
Sem 1 Sem 2 Sem 3 Sem 4 Sem 5
Online (Local) RM 5,168 RM 5,168 RM 5,168 RM 5,168 RM 3,445 RM 24,117
Online Foreign (OLF) RM 6,201 RM 6,201 RM 6,201 RM 6,201 RM 4,134 RM 28,938


  • Minimum payment: RM1000 for Any Postgraduate Programmes
  • The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.
  • Administrative charges of RM250 per semester is applicable for extension of Masters Project.
  • Financial Options: EPF (account 2), Study Loan from commercial banks, Easy and Flexible Installment Scheme (0% interest) , HRDF Fund.
  • Repeat candidate (regardless the status) will have to pay 100% fee per credit except cash discount for early settlement.
  • Payment Modes: Internet Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card, Postal/Money Order.
  • Repeat candidate (regardless the status) will have to pay 100% fee per credit.
  • The total fees quoted are based on the minimum expected period to successfully complete the programme.
Core Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
Managerial Economics 3
Organization and Business Management 3
Accounting for Business Decision Making 3
Marketing Management 3
Managerial Finance 3
Business Law 3
Business Research Methods 3
Human Resource Management 3
Strategic Management 3
IT for Managers 3
OPTION 1: With Major - 4 Electives courses (Choose one major)
Subject Name Credit Hours
A. Marketing
Consumer Behaviour 3
Marketing Research 3
Service Marketing 3
Marketing Strategy 3
B. Human Resource Management
Human Resource Planning, Recruitment & Selection 3
Industrial Relations 3
Human Resource Development 3
Compensation Management 3
C. Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship 3
Enterprise Development 3
Small Business Management 3
New Venture Development 3
OPTION 2: General
Any 4 Elective courses from the above specilisations (A, B or C). 12
OPTION 3: Elective Courses/ Master's Project
Any 2 Elective Courses from the above specilisations (A, B or C). 6
Master' Project in the chosen field of speciailisation, with the exception of MBA (General) 6

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