BACHELOR OF PHILOSOPHY, LAW AND BUSINESS (HONOURS)[BPLB(HONS)]

INTRODUCTION

The current government emphasizes on the development of human capital. Human capital with academic excellence has a large impact on a country’s economic growth and social stability. Thus as a first step, a plan will be carried out so that students who excel at secondary level would be selected and trained as a skilled human capital.

Outstanding students will also be given the opportunity to join an academic program that focuses on the intellectual concept, the ability to think and make observations and analytical reasoning. The program is a synthesis of several branches of study such as the history of philosophy, philosophy of science, mathematics and logic, combined with the law and business. Hence, Universiti Utara Malaysia feels for a need for academic program at undergraduate level to produce a more focused individual who can be an effective leader in all disciplines.

This desire can be achieved with the establishment of Bachelor of Philosophy, Law and Business. The program is closely designed to provide students with strong research skills.

 

COURSE INFORMATION

The Bachelor of Philosophy, Law and Business programme consists of three major disciplines namely philosophy, law and business. The philosophy component consists of various courses such as History of Philosophy, Epistemology, Metaphysics and Ethics. The law component covers the area of business law, administrative law as well as criminal law. The business component combines the area of business, accounting and economy. Apart from undergoing these courses, the final year students are required to conduct a Thinker’s Project which consists of two components. Firstly, student attachment programme where they will be placed at any selected organization. Secondly, students are required to complete a project paper supervised by both the organization and university.

Bachelor of Philosophy, Law and Business (Honours)[BPLB(Hons)] Official Website: http://www.solbplb.uum.edu.my/

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

 

STPM CANDIDATE

1. STPM with at least CGPA 3.50

2. MUET with Band 3

3. Undergo and fulfill the interview requirements

 

SIJIL TINGGI AGAMA MALAYSIA (STAM) CANDIDATE

1. STAM with at least Jayyid Jiddan level

2. MUET with Band 3

3. Undergo and fulfill the interview requirements

 

KPM MATRICULATION / FOUNDATION UM AND UITM CANDIDATE

1. SPM with distinction in Bahasa Melayu or any other recognised equivalent qualifications

2. KPM Matriculation / Foundation UM and UITM with CGPA 3.50 and above

3. MUET with Band 3

4. Undergo and fulfill the interview requirements

 

DIPLOMA (UA, POLITEKNIK, IPTS)

1. In possession of a Diploma or any other qualification recognized as equivalent by the Malaysian Government and as thereby

    approved by the University's Senate with a minumam CGPA of 3.50

2. MUET with Band 3

3. Undergo and fulfill the interview requirements

 

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAMME?

The Bachelor of Philosophy, Law and Business aims to prepare students to be broad-minded, knowledgeable and skillful graduates. The students would be capable of observing and mastering certain issues related to society, business, and nation accurately and rationally through scientific methods.

As such, students are being prepared to be knowledgeable and competent in the area of Philosophy, Law and Business where they are able to put into practice the knowledge skills acquired. Students are also trained to be innovative and having very high cognitive and communication skills. At the end of the programme, students should be able to inculcate good values, accept accountability, and assume responsibility in the work environment and society.

 

CAREER PROSPECTS

BPLB program aims to prepare the best leaders of tomorrow, such as ;

  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Corporate / Political Strategists
  • Ambassadors / Diplomats
  • Strategic Negotiators
  • Decision Analysts
  • Future Professors
  • Potential Legislators
  • Literary Figures
  • Social Activists
  • Career in Journalism
  • Political Analysts
  • Newscasters / Broadcasters

CONTACT US

School of Law                                          UUM College of Law, Government and International Studies (COLGIS)                  Universiti Utara Malaysia                            06010 Sintok, Kedah                              Malaysia

  • dummy+604-928 8101/ 8103/ 8109/ 8110

  • dummy+604-928 8107

  • dummy sol@uum.edu.my

OFFICE HOURS

Sun - Wed : 8.00am to 5.00pm    Thursday: 8.00am to 3.30pm                Lunch Time: 1.00pm to 2.00pm          Weekend (Friday & Saturday): Closed 

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