Professional Graduate Qualification (Level 4) in Human Capital Development

Course ID
Global Skill (GSC)
4 (Diploma)

Outstanding global competencies essential for business experience

The Professional Graduate Qualification (Level 4) in Human Capital Management is designed to provide comprehensive competencies for personnel working in / entering into Human Resources field.

The Professional Graduate Qualification (Level 4) in Human Capital Management programme focuses on core competencies, which integrates organisation development and human resource content with an emphasis on strategic human capital and development.

The programme offers combination of theory and practice, which enables students to evaluate the ideas and relate them to the activities that take place in organisations. The programme also will equip students with the necessary skills to enter the market in the area of commerce, major service based organisation , banking and manufacturing.

Not only does Riverbank Academy provide you the practical skills that is necessary to transition seamlessly into the workforce upon your graduation, but we also make sure that you will have a good sense of social justice so that you make the transition responsibly.

If you’re a working professional who are looking to progress into human capital development role, this is the best professional qualification for you.

Awarded by the Global School of Business University Sains Malaysia a public research university and one of the oldest in this region , this programme is available by blended learning, allowing you to study flexibly while balancing work and personal life. 

Most successful people will agree that a continuous thirst for knowledge is a key element in building a growing, thriving business. Continuous education and certification programs can be an investment of time and resources, they help provide recognition for your specialised knowledge or skill set, which can be a significant benefit when it comes to landing certain clients or projects. Here are five benefits to keep in mind when considering pursuing a professional certification.

Entry requirements

Candidate or applicants need to have either one of the requirements below : 

  • SPM pass with a minimum of three (3) credits and minimum 2 years of working experience;
  • SPM pass with a minimum of one (1) credit will require 4 years of working experience and shall be considered on a case-to-case basis.
  • Completed O Levels or secondary education with 21 years of age 

Note : 

Candidate may email to if you have question regarding the entry qualifications

Course structure and modules

  1. Management and Organization
  2. Marketing Fundamentals 
  3. Principles of Accounting 
  4. Human Resources Management 
  5. Economics and Society 
  6. Entrepreneurship 
  7. Compensation and Benefits 
  8. Training and Development 
  9. Labour Laws in Malaysia 
  10. Safety and Health Administration 

How you study

Provided by the Riverbank Academy, this program is available by distance learning, allowing you to study flexibly while balancing work and personal lives.

This online system delivers learning contents to participants based on their learning preference. This would enhance assimilation and understanding of what is taught, hence the improvement of the quality of products from Riverbank Academy.

We have named the initiatives as Global Skill Campus (GSC). , e-learning reaches a wider target audience by engaging learners who have difficulty attending conventional classroom training because they are:

  • Geographically dispersed with limited time and/or resources to travel.
  • Busy with work or family commitments which do not allow them to attend courses on specific dates with a fixed schedule.
  • Located in conflict and post-conflict areas and restricted in their mobility because of security reasons
  • Limited from participating in classroom sessions because of lack of motivation or work commitment
  • Facing difficulties with real- time communication (e.g. foreign language learners or very shy learners).

Why Study with us

Riverbank Academy Professional Graduate Qualification Level 4 program aim to empower working professionals and executives to obtain knowledge, skills , abilities and attributes that are required throughout their lifetime as an empowerment tools. Indeed , we are the best for professional development. 

At Riverbank Academy our programmes are designed and delivered by industry experts, professionals and practitioners. We operate our programmes using the blended action learning mode that will enhance learners creative and critical thinking and problem solving skills. Our online learning campus will make your learning at ease and comfortable without much hassle. Riverbank Academy is also an OTHM, HRDF and MBOT accredited learning center which makes our professional development programs are well accepted by industry players locally and internationally. 

Career Opportunities and Pathway

Upon completion of the Professional Graduate Qualification (Level 4) in Human Capital Development, learners can become or gain entry into various job scope related to Human Resources Development. 

  • Human Resource Executive
  • Training and Human Capital Development Executive
  • Payroll Executive 
  •  Compensation Personnel 
  • HRIS Executive 
  • Employee Relation Executive 
  • Benefits Executive 
  • Human Resource Manager 
  • Recruitment Executive

The Professional Graduate Qualification (Level 4) in Human Capital Development learners are able to pursue their Bachelor or Master degree program. Learners are requested to contact Riverbank Academy or email us at