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Forensic Accounting and Financial Criminology

18 months
1672 EUR/year
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The Forensic Accounting and Financial Criminology programme at the University Teknologi Mara aims at producing graduates with a broad-based introduction to the nature and purpose of forensic accounting. 


Students may register either for full-time or part-time study for the Master in Forensic Accounting and Financial Criminology at the University Teknologi Mara.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates are exposed to courses well beyond a 'legal' focus and provide an opportunity to study skills in investigative techniques and the collection of data as well as the skills necessary to not only identify poor management but also unethical and fraudulent activities.

Graduates are expected to acquire independent accounting expert witness skills including preparation for court appearance and cross examinations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Aspects of Forensic Accounting
  • Accounting Fraud Examination
  • Forensic Accounting in Public Sector
  • Audit and Investigation
  • Risk Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Commercial Crime Investigation
  • Tax Fraud and Investigation
  • Money Laundering and Specialized Fraud
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Data Analysis
  • Issues in Ethics and Governance
  • Advanced Corporate Reporting and Analysis
  • Seminar in Islamic Accounting and Reporting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy (Honours) from UiTM or any Institution of Higher Learning (recognized by UiTM Senate) with a minimum CGPA of 2.75; or
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Honours) in a relevant field from any Institution of Higher Learning (recognized by UiTM Senate) with a minimum CGPA of 2.75; or
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Honours) or Professional Degree from any Institution of Higher Learning (recognized by UiTM Senate) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 with a minimum of 3 years relevant working experience; or
  • Professional Accounting Qualification (ACCA, CPA (Australia), CIMA, MICPA, ICAEW, or equivalent) recognized by UiTM Senate.
  • Candidates must pass the interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1672 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 836 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM): 3,940 

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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