Diploma in Accounting

Calling all SPM or STPM school leavers with a knack for figures! If you love counting numbers, this is the course for you! Upon completion, the Diploma in Accounting gives you direct access into the Bachelor of Accounting (Hons) degree course or the Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) degree course. You may also choose to start your career with the Diploma in Accounting qualification, which is recognised by employers in the government sectors, private companies, and non-profit organisations.

The Diploma in Accounting course is accredited by the Malaysia Qualification Agency (MQA) and recognised the Ministry of Higher Education. Through this course, you will have a good grasp, not only of Accounting, but also, how Accounting is interlinked with the other functions of business, and how the company is connected to the society at large, and subject to the governing laws. You will also be trained in critical thinking skills, language skills, communication skills, stress management and time management, which are the building blocks for the success of your future endeavours.


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  • May
  • September
  • Duration

  • 2 years

  • Campus

  • KL Campus

  • Subject

    • Business Mathematics
    • Principles of Management
    • Introduction to Financial Accounting
    • English for Academic Purposes
    • Microeconomics
    • Financial Accounting 1
    • Macroeconomics
    • Introduction to Statistics
    • Principles of Marketing
    • Business Law
    • Financial Accounting 2
    • Corporate Law
    • Taxation 1
    • Cost Accounting
    • Pengajian Malaysia 2
    • Accounting Information System
    • Taxation 2
    • Financial Management
    • Financial Accounting 3
    • Pemikiran Kritikal & Analitikal / Bahasa Melayu Kebangsaan A
    • Financial Accounting 4
    • Auditing
    • Spreadsheet Modelling Techniques
    • Business Communication
    • Khidmat Masyarakat
    • Management Accounting
    • Accounting Theory & Practice
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Corporate Finance
    • Pengurusan Masa & Tekanan Kerja yang Berkesan

    Accounting skill is one of the most highly sought-after skills in business. Whether you decide to chart your path as a business owner, or become an investor, or pursue an illustrious career as a full-fledged qualified Accountant, the ability to prepare and understand financial reports is one of the most essential skills to have. Accounting is critical for strategic management decisions and compliance with statutory requirements.

    • A pass in SPM or its equivalent with a minimum of 3 credits including Mathematics and a pass in English; OR
    • A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or its equivalent, with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR
    • A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Maqbul and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR
    • A pass in SKM Level 3 in a related field and a pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 credit in any subject with credits in Mathematics and a pass in English; OR
    • A certificate or its equivalent in a related field.

    Course duration

    The Diploma in Accounting is a 2 and a half year programme, with 6 semesters. This Accounting course covers a broad spectrum of subjects including Principles of Accounting, Economics, Mathematics, Auditing, Taxation, Business Law, Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Entrepreneurship, which are crucial to the functions of a company.

    You will be equipped with theory as well as practical knowledge and skills through our innovative approach of teaching that facilitates your learning. So much more than just rote learning, this course is based on an industry-driven syllabus, with an international standard of grading and assessment structure of coursework and exams. You will learn through lectures, tutorials, and online learning from highly experienced lecturers and tutors with outstanding credentials. Industry experts are frequently invited to share their knowledge and experience with you in seminars and workshops organised at the college. To give you hands-on experience, you will be given opportunities for industry placement for internships to learn how an organisation works, as well as participation in entrepreneurial modelling workshops to work on what you have learned. And that might just be the seed for your future business. There are also plenty of college activities, clubs, societies, and international competitions to develop your leadership skills and social skills.

    Diploma in Accounting
    Registration Fee  Tuition Fee
    RM1,000  RM15,000 RM20,000

    Why Choose Us​

    Surprisingly Affordable Fees

    We have made it possible for you to obtain a world-class qualification of high international standards at a much lower cost than ever before. Now it’s up to you to make the best of this opportunity to level-up your game in the real world.

    Award-Winning Institution

    In our tradition of distinction, ATC College has been awarded the University of London’s 150th-Anniversary Award for Excellence, and proudly holds the worldwide record as the private law school with the most London law awards. We are also recognized by the Cambridge International Examination as a registered centre for A-Level examinations.

    Strategic Campus Location

    Our campus is located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, where it is easily accessible via public transportation, and surrounded by public amenities such as banks, restaurants, shopping centres and hypermarkets.

    Over 3 Decades of Experience

    We have been making high quality education accessible to as many people as possible since ATC College was founded in 1988. Since then, ATC College has been held in high esteem as the hallmark of excellence in education.

    Over 9,000 Graduates

    Proven track record of stellar results. We are proud that over 9,000 students have graduated with prestigious degrees and they are prominent leaders in their chosen fields.

    Industry-Driven Methodologies

    Cutting-edge teaching-learning methodologies are used to facilitate learning through immersion by conducting mock court cases and business scenarios, and discussing real life case studies. You will develop analytical and critical thinking skills.

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