Graduate Diploma in Business Management

The Graduate Diploma in Business Management is offered by Asia e University (AeU), approved by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency. This programme is recognised as equivalent to a bachelor’s degree. Upon completion, students may continue to pursue their Bachelor of Business Administration or a master’s programme at local universities.

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  • Comprehend and apply the basics of management, business, and marketing in the competitive world of global businesses.
  • Use pertinent knowledge, skills and competencies in effective communication and problem-solving situations in competitive business challenges.
  • Think critically and reflect creatively on opportunities, challenges and innovations for self-development and professional advancement.


  • Possess a minimum of 2 principals in STPM or equivalent qualifications OR
  • Open Entry Qualifications recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia : at least 21 years old and above possess at least PMR/SRP/LCE or equivalent OR
  • Other qualifications recognised by the AeU Senate.


Modes of Study

Part Time

Blended Learning

Duration 2 years
No. of Semesters 6 (1 semester = 17 weeks. 1 module = 5 weeks)
No. of Subjects 20 subjects
Frequency of Tutorials 2 x a month on weekends with 10 hours of direct contact hours

Assignment 1 = 30%

Assignment 2 = 30%

Final Examination = 40%

MQA Accreditation PA 0762
Advertisement Code (N/345/4/0079)08/16
EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only) Yes


  • Demonstrate integrative knowledge and comprehension on key concepts/ principles and practices in the field of business management and related fields.
  • Apply the knowledge acquired in the work place to demonstrate a competent degree of professionalism.
  • Demonstrate evidences of the ability to identify, analyse and solve problems in the workplace and contribute to organizational improvement.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use and apply information search skills involving data retrieval, analysis and formulation of appropriate measures to make correct decisions in solving business related issues and problems.
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills both verbally and in written communication to convey ideas, issues, problems and solutions to both experts and non expert in business related field.
  • Demonstrate ability to work in teams and acquire the right attitudes and skills to socialize and work in a group or team environment in the workplace.
  • Acquire ethical values in the workplace.
  • Acquire the ability to undertake a high degree of independent learning, reflection, self management, development and lifelong learning.



  •     Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  •     Malaysian Studies
  •     Islamic Studies  / Moral Studies
  •     Ethics in Asia
  •     Professional Communication
  •     Work Based Portfolio
  •     Reflective Learning Log
  •     Principles of Management
  •     Organisational Behaviour
  •     Introduction to Finance
  •     Management Information System
  •     Principles of Marketing
  •     Operations Management
  •     Strategic Management
  •     Business Statistics
  •     Introduction to Financial Accounting
  •     Principles of Economics
List of Electives (Choose 3 electives which contains 3 subjects each):
  •     Marketing Management
  •     Consumer Behaviour
  •     Internet Marketing
  •     Fundamentals of Manufacturing Management
  •     Production Planning and Control
  •     Inventory Control
  •     Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  •     Purchasing Supply Management
List of Specialisations (Choose 1 specialisation which contains 3 subjects each):
  •     Business Management
  •     Marketing
  •     Manufacturing Management
  •     Supply Chain Management


Last updated: 4/8/2015