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BA (Hons) Professional Accounting

Department
Business
Campus
Colombo
Level
Degree
Method
Full Time
Duration
3 Years
Commencement
Colombo - 27.02.2020

This detailed BA (Hons) Professional Accounting degree, awarded by Coventry University focuses on giving you the foundational knowledge needed for a successful career within accounting.

For a variety of industries, we will provide you with theoretical insights and the practical knowledge needed to effectively deliver financial services. This course covers a comprehensive range of themes including taxation, financial reporting, budget management and business operations.

The ability to produce quality financial data is integral to strategic decision-making and could ultimately be the reason a business thrives or dissolves. Consequently, studying accountancy and finance can lead to an exciting career in a variety of organisations from public sector to private sector as well as charities. 

Upon completion of this degree, you will receive a qualification awarded by Coventry University.

Entry requirements

For entry into year 1: Advanced Diploma in Financial Management and Accounting
For after A/L Students – Full time path
Those who have sat for GCE Advanced Level and qualified with minimum Three (03) simple passes are eligible for the first year of the degree program
AND
Those who have sat for GCE Advanced Level and absence of Three (03) simple passes should need to follow Certification in Business Management (CBM) during the First year of the degree program.
OR
Those who have completed their GCE Ordinary level will have to follow Foundation Course in Business Management and after successful completion are eligible for the first year of the degree program.

For professionals – Part time path
Those who have qualified in GCE Advanced Level with Three (03) Years of work experience
OR
Those who have qualified in GCE Ordinary Level with Five Year (05) work experience
OR
Those who have successfully completed Advanced Certificate in Financial & Management Accounting (ACFMA) are
OR
Part qualification of professional qualifications such as AAT, CA, ACCA, CIMA, CMA with the approval of the course director also eligible for the first year of degree program on Part Time basis.

For entry into year 2: BA (Hons) Professional Accounting
Those who have successfully qualified in Advanced Diploma in Financial and Management Accounting are eligible for the second year.

For entry into year 3: BA (Hons) Professional Accounting
Those who have successfully qualified in Higher National Diploma in Professional Accounting are eligible for the final year.

Course structure and modules

Advanced Diploma in Financial Management and Accounting –Year 1
• Simple Financial Statement
• Major Financial Statements
• Management Process and Practices
• Cost Accounting
• Management Accounting
• Business Statistics
• Financial Reporting
• Corporate taxation and auditing
• Strategic Financial Management
• Accounting Information System
• Independent project

BA (Hons) Professional Accounting – Year 2
(awarded by Coventry University)
• Management Information
• Financial Reporting
• Law for Accounting
• Business Finance

BA (Hons) Professional Accounting – Year 3
(awarded by Coventry University)
• Assurance
• Advanced Taxation
• Business Strategy Analysis
• Financial Management

We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course modules may be updated, please contact us for the latest information

Benefits for Students

The main aim of the course is to provide a credible accounting qualification that will enable students to be equipped with the necessary skills and competences and for them to be able to make a valid contribution to the accounting functions of any organisation such as sole traders, firms of partnerships, private and public companies and charitable organisations.

The course will provide fundamental professional and transferable skills such as team working, communication, problem solving (financial and accounting), time management and digital fluency that are required to work successfully in the industry.

On completion students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding and knowledge of the theoretical, analytical and practical aspects of policies, strategies and processes within a changing environment, to meet stakeholder interests.
  • Critically appraise theories related to the development of a successful budgeting and financial strategy including the risk factors that need to be considered including country, currency and competitor risk.
  • Be proficient in developing management level strategy.
  • Develop appropriate research and analysis techniques, alongside the ability to undertake reliable market research activities.
  • Operate, lead and collaborate in a team to solve problems of a practical (experimental) nature and to provide appropriate solutions.
  • Apply appropriate presentation and evaluation tools to establish the significance of research data produced.
  • To equip students with the required knowledge and skills necessary to secure graduate level employment in the logistics sector.

Programme Fees

Full Time
Advanced Diploma in Business Management (with additional accounting modules) – Full Time – 200,000 LKR
Higher National Diploma in Professional Accounting – Part Time 550,000 LKR
BA (Hons) Professional Accounting –Part Time 650,000 LKR

Part Time
Advanced Diploma in Financial and Management Accounting – Part Time – 130,000 LKR
Higher National Diploma in Professional Accounting – Part Time 550,000 LKR
BA (Hons) Professional Accounting –Part Time 650,000 LKR

Student loan facilities are available from BOC, NSB & NDB banks. Send us an inquiry to ask about payment plans and loan facilities.

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