SBP Academia (SBPA) in Association with Pine Academy Offers a pathway to a Recognized Accounting Degree of a Higher Education Institution of Malaysia.
Institut Prima Bestari (IPB), established since 1988, is registered and licensed under the Private Higher Education Institutions Act, 1996, of Malaysia and wholly owned by Pine Academy Group Sdn Bhd (551351-P), to offer degree programs in Malaysia. The main academic training centre is situated at Kota Kinabalu, the State capital of Sabah, covering over 400 students from post secondary school level in the areas of arts, accountancy, business management, legal studies, languages and other professional trainings. The Pine Academy Group has total of over 2,000 students studying in various learning centres located in Hong Kong, Singapore, Philippines, Nigeria and Ghana.
Advanced Diploma in Accounting Leading to The BSc (Hons) in Accounting & Finance
The Society of Business Practitioners (SBP UK) Advanced Diploma in Accounting (ADA) programme is a professional training course to equip those who wish to be professionals in the field of accountancy.
After completion of the SBP’s Advanced Diploma in Accounting (ADA), students will qualify to enter and then undertake studies at final year degree leading to the IPB BSc Honours in Accounting & Finance.
INSTITUT PRIMA BESTARI (IPB)
The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Accounting & Finance
The Bachelor of Science in Accounting & Finance final year with Honours would normally be completed over one year (two semesters).
AF 304 Financial Reporting & Regulatory Framework
AF 316 Advanced Financial Management
AF 303 Cost & Management Accounting
AF 301 Advanced Financial Accounting
AF 302 Auditing
AF 305 Taxation
LS 303 Company Law
AF 314 Financial Analysis
+ PAP 300 Business Ethics
In order to enter the Institute’s BSc in Accounting & Finance, candidates must
- Be a registered candidate with Institut Prima Bestari, and
- have completed the SBPA Advanced Diploma in Accounting OR Pine Academy’s Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Management, or
- have completed an approved equivalent qualification Course & Subject Outline:
Graduates of this Advanced Diploma program may take further study of the top-up final year Bachelor of Science with Honours in Accounting & Finance from Institut Prima Bestari of Malaysia via SBP Academia. Graduates of this degree program with appropriate working experience are eligible to apply for professional membership status of ASSOCIATESHIP (AFA) from the Instutute of Financial Accountants and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL CONSULTANT (CFC) from the Institute of Financial Consultants (IFC). Applications for CFC will be processed by the IFC's Asia Regional office.
1. Accounting I
2. Business Organisation
4. Economics for Business
5. Computer Appreciation & Applications
6. Accounting II
7. Numeracy & Statistics
8. Legal Framework
9. Cost Accounting
10. Management Theory & Practice
11. Accounting III
14. Business Finance
15. Business Strategy & Planning