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Diploma In Accounting

2 years
January, April and August
MQA Code

The Diploma in Accounting (DACC) at Sunway College is designed to prepare students with the competencies that are functional, personal and provides a broad accounting, finance and business perspective relating to the needs of the industries in Malaysia.

DACC graduates can choose to progress into the following programmes at Sunway University and Sunway College:

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) 
  • The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
  • BSc (Hons) in Accounting and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Business Studies
  • BA (Hons) Entrepreneurship
  • BSc (Hons) in International Business
  • BSc (Hons) Marketing
  • Bachelor of Business, Victoria University, and other degree programmes 

Accredited by ACCA & ICAEW with 6 papers exemptions.


Your pathway to a brighter future starts here

Entry Requirements

SPM / O-Level
Pass with minimum 3 credits including Mathematics and Pass in English
Pass with minimum 3 Bs including Mathematics and English
LCCI Level 3 Diploma
Pass with minimum 3 credits including Mathematics and Pass in English
Other Qualifications
Any other equivalent qualifications accredited by MQA


Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • English for Business Communication
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Financial Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Communication II
  • Introduction to Financial Management
  • Financial Accounting Application
  • Business Law

Year 2

  • Cost Management Accounting
  • Computerised Accounting System
  • Management Accounting Techniques
  • Company Law
  • Business Organisation
  • Introduction to Auditing
  • Introduction to Performance Management
  • Principles of Taxation
  • Public Sector Accounting
  • Principles of Performance Management
  • Auditing and Assurance
  • Malaysian Taxation

General Studies Subjects

Malaysian and International students are required to pass the MOHE General Studies subjects

For Local students:

  • Malaysian Studies 2
  • Creativity & Innovative Thinking Skills
  • Moral Education / Islamic Education
  • Community Service
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A (applicable to students who did not sit for SPM or did not obtain a Credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu)

For International students:

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Creativity & Innovative Thinking Skills
  • Moral Education / Islamic Studies
  • Community Service

Compulsory Subject

  • Employability Skills

Progression Pathway

Career Prospects

Upon successful completion of this programme a variety of job options could include;

  • Auditor
  • Business Development Manager
  • Chartered Accountant
  • Commercial Banker
  • Entrepreneur
  • Finance Manager
  • Investment Banker
  • Marketing Manager
  • Tax Consultant


Scholarships and Bursaries

The following scholarships & bursaries are available for this programme:

  • Sin Chew Education Fund
  • Jeffrey Cheah Foundation Scholarship
  • Jeffrey Cheah Entrance Scholarship

Student can also apply for the following financial aids:

  • PTPTN Loan
  • EPF Withdrawal
What's Next?

For admissions enquiry, contact our education counsellors

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