Bachelor of Accounting and Finance

SUMMARY

Level
Bachelors Degree(MNQF Level 7)
Duration
3 years(6 Semesters)
Modes
Available Modes (Full-Time)

current Intake

current Intake
August Intake 2024
Campus
Male' (Full-Time (Evening)),Thinadhoo (Full-Time (Evening))

Overview

The Bachelor of Accounting and Finance course is a specialized accounting and Finance degree program aimed at higher secondary students and those students who have achieved prior knowledge at tertiary levels in the area of accounting and finance. The degree not only aims to develop students’ knowledge in accounting and finance discipline but also it allows students to gain skills necessary to perform accounting related tasks in the work environments. The degree has been benchmarked with international accounting degree programs offered in the UK, Australia and New Zealand and allows students from this course to progress to post graduate study in accounting or any other related field.

Entry Requirements

General Entry

  • i) Two passes at GCE AL/HSC including one GCE A Level subject AND English Language qualification or equivalent or satisfactory performance in a English Competency Test (ECT) given by MNU OR
  • ii) Pass in MNU certificate 4 Foundation Studies target program OR
  • iii) Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field of Business, Finance or accounting

General Notes

  • Entry requirements are indicative. Depending on the sequence and the number of applications received, all qualifying students may not gain entry.
  • Circumstances may require the University to defer or cancel some courses, especially when the minimum class size (10 for certificate & diploma courses, 15 for Degrees courses) is not achieved.
  • Passes at GCE OL/SSC and HSC is considered to be grades "C" or above and passes at GCE AL is considered to be the grades "E" or above.

Structure

Semester 1

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC101
Financial Accounting (CORE)
1,320
BUS103
Business Communications (CORE)
1,320
CPT105
Computer Applications (CORE)
1,245
STA117
Business Statistics (CORE)
1,245
Semester Total60
5,130

Semester 2

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC107
Management Accounting (CORE)
1,320
MGT115
Management and Organizations (CORE)
1,320
LAW121
Business and Corporate Law (CORE)
1,320
ECO109
Business Economics (CORE)
1,320
Semester Total60
5,280

Semester 3

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC227
Taxation (CORE)
1,320
BIS101
Information Systems (CORE)
1,245
ACC229
Financial Reporting (CORE)
1,320
ACC231
Performance Management (CORE)
1,320
Semester Total60
5,205

Semester 4

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC233
Audit and Assurance (CORE)
1,320
ACC305/ACC307
Islamic Finance / International Accounting (CORE)
1,320
ACC237
Computersied Accounting and Business Modelling (CORE)
1,320
ACC209
Financial Management (CORE)
1,320
Semester Total60
5,280

Semester 5

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC235
Contemporary Issues in Financial Accounting (CORE)
1,320
ACC311
Advanced Financial Accounting (CORE)
1,320
ACC313/MGT305
Advanced Management Accounting / Strategic Management (CORE)
1,320
BUS307
Business Research Methods (CORE)
1,320
Semester Total60
5,280

Semester 6

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC301/ACC303
Advanced Texation / Advanced Auditing (CORE)
1,320
ACC309
Corporate Governance & Professional Ethics (CORE)
1,320
Elective (Option A or Option B) (ELECTIVE)
2,640
Semester Total60
5,280
Course Total345
31,455

Option A

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC315
Research Project (CORE)
2,640

Option B

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
MGT215
Project Management (CORE)
1,320
Elective (ELECTIVE)

Elective

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC301
Advanced Texation (ELECTIVE)
1,320
ACC303
Advanced Auditing (ELECTIVE)
1,320
ACC307
International Accounting (ELECTIVE)
1,320
ACC315
Research Project (ELECTIVE)
1,320

Careers

Accountant Financial Analyst Auditor Tax Consultant Financial Planner Credit Analyst Investment Analyst Treasury Analyst Risk Manager Financial Controller Corporate Finance Analyst Financial Compliance Officer Cost Accountant Financial Operations Manager