Take your business acumen and communication skills to the whole new executive level!

Being in the business world can be daunting as you will need to be able to deliver clear and convincing messages to your customers, employees and others who are around you. A Certificate in Business Communication at Glenmarie, Selangor campus can help you to gain confidence and sharpen your communication skills, giving you an advantage in the business world. 


What will I gain with a Certificate in Business Communication?

This is a valuable program that will help you to grow and advance in your workplace whether you’re an employee or running your own business. You will learn how to:

  • Compose concise and effective business communications for presentations, proposals as well as reports. 
  • Develop and deliver a message with confidence, both orally and in writing. 
  • Apply key communication methods to meet specific objectives, including conflict management, negotiations and informal briefings. 

This certificate also shows potential employers that you have experience in communication, which is a very important skill in the business world and thus, enhancing your chances of gaining employment. 

Whether you are working for governments, in the private sector or for non-profit organisations, the skills that you learn in a Certificate in Business Communication program can be applied. 


Why get your Certificate in Business Communication at UOW Malaysia?

This program enhances your communication skills to attract, garner attention from the audience and simultaneously strengthens your business acumen skills as a future leader.

You will learn to deliver accurate, persuasive messaging to advance your ideas, earn support, reduce conflicts and improve negotiation skills.

You will also be exposed to the most current business concepts and strategies to sharpen your business expertise.

This program is definitely your passport to better and more convincing business and communication skills. This program provides the fundamentals for you to continue to your tertiary studies and ultimately will gain you an added advantage in the workplace.


University Award:

Program information


  • Grooming Business Leaders for the Future
  • Choose UOW Malaysia to Develop Entrepreneurial Skills
  • Students Today, Entrepreneurs Tomorrow
  • Real World Education With Industry



When students graduate from UOW Malaysia with a business degree, they are ready to compete and succeed anywhere in the world. At UOW Malaysia, we ensure that our students are armed with the knowledge, insights and skills, and empowered with experience, so that they stand out in our ever-evolving globalised economy and help create an economically prosperous tomorrow. The academic experience at UOW Malaysia is designed for students who not only desire to study business, but also to build the characteristics and confidence necessary for a real world experience. Our focus on communication skills, emotional intelligence, identifying strengths and pursuing passions prepare them to become driven and intuitive leaders.



UOW Malaysia’s School of Business drive a strong focus on offering real world and experiential learning for, as well as developing entrepreneurial skills in students. Students are given opportunities to understand business organisations, systems and processes from a simulated model, learn from captains of industry, and work with industrial partners on real-world projects – giving them a head start in honing their business sense and sharpening their skills. Our focus on communication skills, emotional intelligence, identifying strengths and pursuing passion prepare them to become driven and intuitive leader.

  • Obtained desired job, run own business, further study
  • Over 100 companies for student internships
  • Diverse student population from over 18 countries
  • A purpose-built Entrepreneurialism Center
  • Industry-Aligned Curriculum with input from Industry Advisory Panels
  • 45% of faculty members are with industry experience
  • Programs accredited by Professional Bodies
  • Faculty members are active in Industry Research, Corporate Training, and Consultancy



At UOW Malaysia, students are encouraged to cultivate an entrepreneurial mind – to be bold, innovative and adaptable. All students that are taking business studies are required to undergo the Entrepreneurship module, anchored by the School of Business.

In the pursuit of nurturing budding entrepreneurs, the School of Business set up its own Enterprise Centre and partnered with Malaysia Practice Enterprise Centre (MyPEC) for its business simulator program. Under the Entrepreneurship module, students work in teams to run a business and solve its problems and issues in a virtual environment. The simulated set-up allows students to use various web-based applications including the SKOLA trading platform, human resources, administration and marketing platforms; providing students with the opportunity to experience different scenarios that occur in a real-world business environment. This teaches students the various methods of facing different situations, taking calculated risks and learning from failures.

Besides the simulated environment, students also go through the process of conceptualising, developing and fine-tuning business ideas, which will be pitched to angel investors. The module is taught by lecturers who have had vast industry experience and who are members of the Malaysian Business Angels Network (MBAN).



Students at UOW Malaysia’s School of Business are driven to be industry-ready. Essential to their academic learning and experience are our collaborations with industry partners, all designed to ensure our students get an edge above others even before they graduate.



Revolutionary Business Simulation

As the world of business transforms rapidly with the adoption of digital economy, the paradigm shift has resulted in greater demand for organisation with soft skills and entrepreneurial mindset. Students’ adaptability of this new era would enhance their innovativeness and productivity, hence contributing in the society development.

At UOW Malaysia’s School of Business, students are put into business simulated environment at our very own Entrepreneurialism Centre, guided by certified EuroPEN-PEN International trainers and are led by experienced Malaysia Business Angel Network (MBAN) investor. The simulated set-up allows students to use various web-based applications including the Simplified Business System (SBS) trading platform, human resources, administration and marketing platforms, teaches them various methods in facing the VUCA (Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity) world, taking calculated risks and learning from failures.

1 year 4 months
Program Location
UOW Malaysia KDU College, Utropolis Glenmarie

4 Semesters

  • Basic Information Technology
  • Introduction to Communication Studies
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Personal Development Planning
  • Elementary English
  • Introduction to Office & Media Software
  • Higher Elementary English
  • Introduction to Writing for Digital Media
  • Basic Business Communication
  • Introduction to Branding
  • Business Ethics
  • Fundamental of Social Media
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Media Communication
  • Pengajian Malaysia 1 (Malaysian Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Cultural Studies
  • Study Skills
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*

Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students

  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programs)

Intake dates


12 January 4 March 17 May 15 July 17 September 21 October
Estimated fees
Local students


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*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available

Academic Qualification

SPM / GCE O Level:
Min. 1 Credit (1C)


Min. 1 Credit (1B)

English Requirement

Local Student :
Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination)


International Student :
Band 4.0 in IELTS; or a min score of 30 (IBT) or 5 (Essentials-Online) in TOEFL; or Cambridge English (140); or PTE Academic (36)



If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at UOW Malaysia.