Excel in management studies with FAME International College
KUCHING: FAME International College (formerly known as FTMS International College) will be offering courses and degrees this year that will suit students with interests in business and management disciplines.
SPM leavers with excellent academic performance can look to the Foundation in Management course, which equips them with basic knowledge and principles of business and management while those looking to complete a degree can apply for FAME’s very first degree course offerings: Bachelor of Arts (Hons) International Business Management and Bachelor of Science (Hons) Business Management, Accounting and Finance. These programmes allow students to complete their studies locally and attain a bachelor’s degree from University of Cumbria, UK.
University of Cumbria is one of the leading business schools and ranked in the top three in the northwest of England for Business and Management studies.
– Foundation in Management
FAME’s Foundation in Management course will only take 12 months to complete as it is a fast-track programme for SPM leavers with excellent academic performance to continue their studies at the degree level in the field of academic and professional studies in Malaysia and overseas.
The programme will prepare students who are well-equipped with the basic knowledge to pursue a degree in business and management disciplines.
The intake for Foundation in Management opens in January, April and August.
– Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in International Business Management
The BA (Hons) in International Business Management is a 3-year course which will enable students to critically evaluate the relationships between international business strategy and operational needs, providing creative and innovative solutions through the essential attributes of management and leadership.
Plus, it allows students to contextualize business management and practice across a range of public, private and third stream organisations in local, regional, national, international and global contexts.
– Bachelor of Science (Hons) Business Management, Accounting and Finance
The BSc (Hons) Business Management, Accounting and Finance, is another three-year course which will empower students to critically evaluate the relationships between business strategies and operational needs providing creative and innovative solutions through the use of companies financial resources.
This is an applied course where students would enter an organisation as a generalist manager with advanced financial acumen.
These two degree programmes to be launched in September this year will fulfill Malaysian Qualification Agency and Ministry of Education’s terms and conditions and is relevant to FAME’s existing graduates and programmes.
For both degrees, students can opt for full time study (three years) or part time which will take four to six years to finish.
FAME Diploma graduates will be delighted to know that they have the opportunity to advance their studies locally in FAME and have a direct entry into a Year 2 Degree programme with University of Cumbria.
Besides these management courses, FAME is also offering a 12-week International English programme.
This intensive programme is designed for both Malaysian and international students who have an unconditional offer and would like to improve their English fluency in preparation for their academic studies.
It can also be taken towards preparation for an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) to develop skills and strategies for intermediate learners of English especially those preparing to take the IELTS test.
This programme is especially for students who did not a score a credit in SPM English.
FAME students are able to take International English programme concurrently with their diplomas and degrees.
For more information, call 082-285777 or visit FAME International College situated at Brighton Square, Jalan Song, log on to http://www.fame.edu.my/ or check out their Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/pages/FAME-International-College/1405444096351101).
Better yet, catch them at Borneo Post International Education Fair (BPIEF) at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) from March 21-22.