Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Bachelor of Economics (Hons) Financial Economics

This programme aims to provide students with the understanding of economic and finance theories and applications as well as to expose them to the real life economic happening around the world.

Students are trained to think critically and to develop their analytical skills on both domestic and global issues such as the Malaysian monetary and fiscal policies, the East Asian financial crisis, the phenomenon of the bubble economy, and the impact of terrorism on economies. 

Bachelor of Economics (Hons) Financial Economics emphasize hugely on the ability of the Undergraduates to comprehend the fundamentals concepts of economics, and to scientifically apply the theories of economics and finance in understanding real-world economic issues. To attain this goal, the curriculum is thus designed to motivate active participation of students in teaching-learning interaction, and in independent academic writing. 

Programme Details:


Bachelor of Economics (Hons) Financial Economics

Accreditation Status:   

Fully accredited   


3 years (Full-time) 


January, May, October   

Total Programmee Fees:   

RM39,300 (Malaysian)

RM53,400 (International)   

Medium of Instruction:   





Faculty of Business and Finance (FBF)   

Career Prospects:

  • Financial Economist
  • Financial Controller
  • Consumer Loan Officer
  • Investment Strategies Researcher
  • Derivator
  • Economy Analyst

Professional Recognition/Accreditation:

The UTAR Bachelor of Economics (Hons) Financial Economics is recognised by the following organisations.