Introduction

Bachelor of Administrative Science (Honours) was introduced in 2005 and it is a 3 year program for STPM qualification. On the other hand, it is a 2 year or 2 and a half year program for Diploma Public Administration or any other Diploma because they can get credit exemption based on terms and condition. The first graduates were about 26 students accomplished their studies in 2006. The program is a creative and unique blend of the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in these sectors. Strategic management, people management and technology management underpin the program. With a multidisciplinary focus, administration bias and a global orientation, the program provides the students with a healthy mix of knowledge base that is a sine qua non for employment in the new millennium. This program prepares graduates for employment in the public and private sectors. The students can further deepen their knowledge and hone their skills by choosing from a range of elective to match their own preferences and career plans. The program is also offered in Shah Alam, Sarawak, Melaka and Kedah.