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The study of Commerce in Malaysia is the process of buying and selling that is designed to provide a wide range of managerial skills while building competence in a particular area.
Do you like the study of trade and business? Not just the economic side to it, but the whole process, from production to distribution to final consumer as well? Then perhaps studying Commerce might be for you, so read on as we enlighten you on the world of Commerce in Malaysia and what it entails.
Commerce is the very thing that drives business, trade and economic behaviour. All business activities fall under this field, even the transactions you do online all the way from the exchaMore details Less
Malaysia’s digital industry will continue to grow and compete globally. Hence, the professionals in the e-commerce sector with legal and IT experience will be high on the recruitment list.
With so many degree options out there, here are some top reasons why you should study Commerce:
There are countless job opportunities in this field as every company needs a manager, commerce specialist or at least an Accountant.
Transactions take place every single day, be it in Malaysia or between different countries and is moving in an even faster pace as globalisation happens more rapidly these days. This industry is able to take you to the international platform and if you’re lucky, you get to work overseas as well.
A commerce graduate is equipped with the necessary skills to record, summarise and interpret financial information about any business. With these vital skills, students can work in any company or industry.
“Commerce is a game of skill which everyone cannot play and few can play well.”
Important Note: If you opt to study a Diploma in Commerce and continue your degree at the same institution, you will most likely get a one-year exemption. This means that you can enter degree year 2 after diploma. .
It is not necessary for you to do your postgraduate but doing so would help you advance in your career and open up more job opportunities. You can opt to work straight after degree as well.
You’re the one who everyone wanted to ‘borrow’ add maths homework from, back in school (But of course you said no, because that wouldn’t be right!) While everyone else struggled with maths as they fumbled with fingers all out, slowly curving one by one into their palm, you already finished all the sums, checked the answer (A formality) and packed your bag to head home.
If you’re a detail-oriented person, you pay attention to the little things. That means you may like sharp creases in your jeans and crisp shirts, but it goes beyond attire or an obsession with making lists. It means you’re conscientious and focused on accuracy and precision. You pride yourself on being a perfectionist. You’re also patient and persistent in pursuing answers to challenging questions.
While your friends complain about how boring life is, and that there isn’t anything to do, you’re busy reading. Not magazines, but substantial books. Novels, autobiographies, the latest updates in politics, education, economy, even why Kim Kardashian went off Instagram for 2 weeks. You’re well read on every aspect possible, and you’re proud of it.
While there is quite a bit of theoretical information you are capable of consuming, you’re equally adept with hands-on work. You prefer to be front and centre, and right smack in the middle of any issues where you can deal with and fix, complicated and sometimes tedious issues, all for the good of a company.
Do note that all courses should be accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). Click here to check if the course you choose is accredited. For a start, here are some of the most popular Commerce schools in Malaysia.
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