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The 10 Best High-Paying Jobs in The Future

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The future potential job demand and salary is one of the criteria that students look for when choosing the course to study. With the rapidly changing technology landscape, the job market is so different from how it was many years ago. When it comes to choosing a career, you should consider the occupations that will be the most essential and relevant in 10 or 20 years, and try to avoid the ones that are likely to be replaced by automation or artificial intelligence. While we can’t predict the future, here are ten occupations and their related course of study where highly specialised and experienced individuals will be in great demand.

1. Software Developers

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As mentioned earlier, technology is constantly developing and improving. As new technologies are developed, they will require programs, lines of code, and instructions to work effectively. Therefore, getting a software engineering degree and being a software developer will be a great choice in the future. 

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 316,000

Median annual earnings in 2020: $110,140

Institution

Programme

Intake

INTI International University

Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Software Engineering

Jan, May & Aug

University of Nottingham Malaysia

Software Engineering BSc (Hons)

Sep

Taylor’s University

Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)

Mar & Aug

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation

BSc (Hons) in Software Engineering

Sep & Nov

UOW Malaysia KDU

Bachelor of Software Engineering (Hons)

Jan, Jun & Sep


For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

2. Registered Nurse

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Nursing is a job that will not be replaced by AI anytime soon, being a nurse requires you to have empathy and be understanding enough towards the patients’ mental and emotional health. It is more than just medical knowledge needed to be a nurse, it’s not an easy career because of the huge obligations, but it’s one for the future.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 221,900

Median annual earnings in 2020: $75,330

Institution

Programme

Intake

Sunway University

Diploma in Nursing

April & July

UCSI University

Bachelor of Nursing (Hons)

Jan & Jul

Nilai University

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Nursing

Jan & Jul

Mahsa University

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Nursing

Jan, Apr, Jul & Sep

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

3. Financial Managers

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Financial managers are in charge of the financial health of an organisation. Financial managers monitor a company’s finances, perform data analysis and advise senior management on profit-maximizing strategies. It is a great choice for you if you like to work with numbers and are interested in the study and management of money.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 108,100

Median annual earnings in 2020: $134,180

Institution

Programme

Intake

SEGi University

Bachelor of Accounting and Finance (Honours)

Jan, Apr, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct

Taylor’s University

  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Banking & Finance
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Finance & Economics

Jan, Mar & Aug

UCSI University

  • Bachelor of Financial Economics (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) Finance and Investment

Jan, May & Sep

University of Nottingham

Finance, Accounting and Management BSc (Hons)

Feb & Sep

INTI International University

Bachelor of Business (Honours) Finance

Jan, Jun & Aug

Bachelor of Banking and Finance (Honours)

Jan, May & Aug

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

4. Marketing Specialist

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Marketing is more than just dealing with sales and promotion, it is more about understanding customer behaviour and managing the image and reputation, it has also evolved to reach the digital world in recent years. The main role of a marketing specialist is being in charge of designing, creating, and overseeing a marketing campaign.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 130,300

Median annual earnings in 2020: $65,810

Institution

Programme

Intake

INTI International University

Bachelor of Business (Hons) Marketing

Jan, Jun & Aug

UCSI University

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Marketing

Jan, May & Sep

SEGi University 

BA (Hons) Business and Marketing Management 

Jan, Apr, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct

Help University

Bachelor of Business (Marketing) (Hons)

Jan, May & Aug

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

5. Accountants & Auditors

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Almost every industry and business needs accountants and specialists in areas such as taxation, payroll, auditing, and investments. An accountant’s job is to combine and finalise financial data into a complete financial statement that will be utilised by other stakeholders for business purposes.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 61,700

Median annual earnings in 2020: $73,560

Institution

Programme

Intake

University of Nottingham

Finance, Accounting and Management BSc (Hons)

Feb & Sep

Taylor’s University

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Mar & Aug

INTI International University

Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours)

Jan, May & Aug

SEGi University

Bachelor of Accounting and Finance (Honours)

Jan, Apr, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct

UCSI University

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting

Jan, May & Sep

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

6. Physiotherapist/ Physical Therapists

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Physical therapy is also known as physiotherapy, a physical therapist works with patients to help them regain and maintain their health, fitness, and general well-being. This profession stresses the ‘whole person’ approach by emphasising both physical health prevention and rehabilitation.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 47,000

Median annual earnings in 2020: $91,010

Institution

Programme

Intake

MAHSA University

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)

Apr & Oct

INTI International University

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)

Jan & Jul

University of Cyberjaya

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)

Feb & Sep

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

 

7. Lawyers

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Lawyers typically represent clients in civil or criminal cases and present evidence on their behalf. From a broader perspective, they do legal research and prepare legal documents, also advise their clients on their legal rights and duties, as well as the best method to proceed based on their legal circumstances.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 32,300

Median annual earnings in 2020: $126,930

Institution

Programme

Intake

Taylor’s University

Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

Mar & Aug

Multimedia University

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)

Mar, Jun & Oct

Help University

Bachelor of Law

Jan, May & Aug

University of Readings Malaysia

Bachelor of Laws, LL.B

July & Sep

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

 

8. Ophthalmologists

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Ophthalmology is a medical and surgical specialty that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of illness, diseases, injuries, and conditions that affect eyes. They can also conduct surgery, such as lasik surgery. Because ophthalmologists are medical doctors, they must first study medicine before specialising in ophthalmology.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 18,500

Median annual earnings in 2020: $208,000 and above

Institution

Programme

Intake

International Medical University (IMU)

Bachelor of Medicine, 

Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Feb & Sep

Taylor’s University

Bachelor of Medicine, 

Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Jan, Mar & Aug

Monash University Malaysia

Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor and Medicine (MD)

Feb

MAHSA University

Bachelor of Medicine, 

Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Apr & Oct

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

9. Mental Health Counselors

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Counselors are often patient and attentive listeners. They aid their customers in better knowing themselves and finding a means to cope with the challenges they are currently encountering and try to help them overcome their problems. While to become a counselor, one had a degree in a related field followed by postgraduate studies in counseling

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 79,000

Median annual earnings in 2020: $47,660

Institution

Programme

Intake

Help University

Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)

Jan, May & Aug

Master of Counselling

Jan

Monash University

Bachelor of Psychology Science

Feb, Jul & Oct

Master of Professional Counselling

Feb & Jul

UCSI University 

Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)

Jan, May & Aug

International Medical University (IMU)

Master of Counselling

Sep

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

10. Human Resources Specialist

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The human resource specialist is in charge of managing everything that relates to employees, such as recruitment, training, performance management, organisation development, workplace safety, and employee benefits. They enable workers to contribute effectively and productively to the firm.

Projected new positions between 2019 and 2029: 46,900

Median annual earnings in 2020: $63,490

Institution

Programme

Intake

Help University

Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)

Jan, May & Aug

Master of Counselling

Jan

Monash University

Bachelor of Psychology Science

Feb, Jul & Oct

Master of Professional Counselling

Feb & Jul

UCSI University 

Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)

Jan, May & Aug

International Medical University (IMU)

Master of Counselling

Sep

For more information on course specific entry requirements, intake and application process, contact Excel Education.

 

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Top 5 Emerging Careers in 2020

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An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. – Benjamin Franklin

Your actions today determine your future tomorrow. Therefore, it is very important for a student to do a lot of research before applying to university. You want to invest in a field that pays the best interest and earn a handsome salary in the future. According to New Straits Times, there are 5 jobs that are prominent in 2020. You definitely want to choose a course that is arising to ensure employability upon graduation. Therefore, the top 5 jobs are listed below together with the recommended university in Malaysia.

Top 5 Emerging Careers In 2020

Data scientist

Who is a data scientist?

Data scientists are part mathematician, part computer scientist and part trend spotter. They straddle both the business and Information Technology worlds. As you can see from the illustration below,they deal mostly with Big Data, analyze  the patterns of the data and make intelligent decisions from the data 

Examples of job scope of data scientists

  • Collect large amounts of unruly data and transform it into a more usable format
  • Solve business-related problems using data-driven techniques
  • Work with variety of programming languages such as SAS, R and Python
  • Look for order and patterns in data and spotting trends that can help a business’ bottom line

Recommended University to Study Data Science in Malaysia:

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

Undergraduate Program

BSc (Hons) in Computer Science with a Specialism in Data Analytics

Intakes

June, September & November

Entry Requirements 

English: IELTS 5.0

STPM/ A-Level: 

2 credits in Mathematics and Science/ ICT subject or 

2 credits in any subjects and C in SPM/O- Level Additional Mathematics or

2 credits in any subjects and C in SPM/O- Level Mathematics and Science/ICT subjects. Candidates need to do a Prerequisite module in Further Mathematics

UEC:

5B in any subject including Mathematics and Science/ICT subject or 

5B in any subject including Additional Mathematics/ Mathematics

Annual Indicative Fees

Malaysian Students: RM 29,000

International Students: RM30,000

 AND: 

Master Program

MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics

Intakes

January, June & September 

Entry Requirements

English: IELTS 6.0

GPA: 2.75

Annual Indicative Fees

Malaysian Students: RM 36,800

International Students: RM 42,400

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Robotics Engineer

Who is a robotics engineer?

This engineer is involved in a field of engineering which centres on building machines that replicate human actions. Robotic engineers create these applications or autonomous machines, also known as robots, for industries such as mining, manufacturing, automotive, services and more.  Often, the goal is to program machines to do repetitive, hazardous or unhealthy jobs.

Examples of robotics engineers job scope:

Recommended University to Study Robotic Engineering in Malaysia:

Swinburne University of Technology

Undergraduate Program

Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics and Mechatronics) Honours

Intakes

March, September & October

Entry Requirements 

English: IELTS 6.0

A-Level: 8

STPM: 2

UEC: 5B

Prerequisite in: Advanced Mathematics & Physics/Chemistry

Annual Indicative Fees

Malaysian Students: RM 31,952

International Students: RM40,000

For enquiries on other equivalent entry requirements that are not listed above, contact us 😃

Physiotherapist

Who is a physiotherapist?

Physiotherapy is a science-based profession and takes a ‘whole person’ approach to health and wellbeing, which includes the patient’s general lifestyle. Physiotherapists help people with back pain, sudden injury and long-term medical conditions such as asthma,  in preparing for childbirth or a sporting event through exercise, manual therapy, education and advice.

Examples of physiotherapists job scope:

Recommended University to Study Physiotherapy in Malaysia:

MAHSA University

Undergraduate Program

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)

Intakes

April & October

Entry Requirements 

English: IELTS 5.5

A-Level: 2Ds in Biology/Physics or Mathematics/Chemistry

STPM: GPA 2.33 in Biology/Physics or Mathematics/Chemistry

UEC: 5Bs in Chemistry, Biology & Physics/Mathematics and 3 more subjects

Annual Indicative Fees

RM 21,900

For enquiries on other equivalent entry requirements that are not listed above, contact us 😃

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Who is a CPA?

CPA is the title of an accountant and it varies according to the country. However, basically CPA is a qualified accountant. They are the trusted financial advisor who helps individuals, businesses and other organizations to plan and reach their financial goals. Bear in mind, a degree in accounting alone is not enough to make one a qualified accountant. You must take a board examination such as ACCA and ICAEW  to be certified as an accountant. 

Examples of CPAs job scope:

Recommended University to Study Accounting in Malaysia:

Taylor’s University

Undergraduate Program

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Intakes

March & August

Entry Requirements 

English: IELTS 5.0

A-Level: DD

STPM: GPA 2.33 

UEC: 5Bs 

*Prerequisites: 5 credits including Mathematics in SPM/O-Level

Annual Indicative Fees

Local Students: RM 33,300

International Students: US$ 9,739

For enquiries on other equivalent entry requirements that are not listed above, contact us 😃

To find out more on how to become a qualified accountant read: Is Acca the Right Course for You?

Digital Marketer

Who is a digital marketer?

Digital Marketing was first invented in the year 1990. However, this role has changed over the years and it is getting prominent especially this year due to the pandemic outbreak of Covid-19. More companies and institutions are heading towards online as they are able to communicate with their target customers. Digital marketers are responsible for generating leads and building brand awareness through company websites, social media and email marketing. 

Examples of digital marketers job scope:

Recommended University To Study Accounting in Malaysia:

Taylor’s University

Undergraduate Program

Bachelor of Business (Hons)  Specialisation in Digital Marketing and Analytics

Intakes

March & August

Entry Requirements 

English: IELTS 5.0

A-Level: EE

STPM: GPA 2.0 

UEC: 5Bs including Mathematics & English

Annual Indicative Fees

Malaysian Students: RM 25,625

International Students: US$ 7,421.75

For enquiries on other equivalent entry requirements that are not listed above, contact us 😃

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