Knowledge of finance and economics is regarded as an essential component in managing a business. Economics provides the general theoretical framework in which a business operates while finance provides students with the necessary knowledge and skills on how to effectively and efficiently handle business decisions. The Department of Finance and Economics is responsible for the Bachelor of Finance (Hons.)

The programme intends to create knowledgeable, competent and well-sought-after professionals with a high degree of aptitude to meet the challenges of the ever-changing business world. Students are exposed to various courses in finance, banking, investment, behavioural sciences, information technology and quantitative skills in mathematics, statistics and research methodology. This programme has also been accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).