fbpx Bachelor of Accounting & Finance ** | Africa Open Learning
Overview: 

We’ve designed this programme for anyone who is interested to pursue a career in the accounting and finance sector and become qualified accountants.

Trained professional management and business graduates are in increasing demand. Thus, accountants must grasp the knowledge of operating of a business in order to add value to the organisation. A strong commercial awareness while being able to manage and use financial system is an advantage. If you wish to acquire a wide-ranging finance and business qualification, this degree prepares you for these challenges.

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Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 


This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Discipline: 
Business & Accounting
Entry Requirements: 

IELTS 5.5 or it's equivalent

i. A pass in Senior High School or it's equivalent with a minimum Grade C+ (CGPA 2.33) in any 2 subjects, and a credit in Mathematics and pass English at O-Level or it's equivalent;  

OR
ii. A Level or its equivalent with a minimum Grade E in any 2 subjects, and a credit in Mathematics and pass English at O-Level or it's equivalent; 

OR
iii. A diploma in accounting or related field, or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at O level;
 
OR
iv. Matriculation/Foundation qualification or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at O level.

1) The English proficiency requirement is exempted for both local and international students if:-
2) The student has an academic qualification from an institution where English is used as a medium of instruction

OR
2) The international student is from a country where English is an official language

Programme Structure: 

Year 1

  • PDC2433 Personal Development & Communication Skills
  • ECO2423 Principles of Economics
  • BUS2043 Business Management
  • FIN2254 Financial Accounting 1
  • QSM2463 Quantitative and Statistical Methods
  • FIN2224 Financial Accounting 2
  • ENL4183 Entrepreneurship Development
  • LAW3034 Business Law
  • FIN3163 Cost Accounting

Year 2

  • FIN2434 Computerised Accounting Systems
  • FIN5344 Investment Decisions
  • FIN2254 Financial Management 1
  • FIN5324 International Finance: Markets & Management
  • FIN4284 Management Accounting
  • LAW3104 Company Law
  • FIN4354 Taxation 1
  • FIN4344 Taxation 2
  • FIN2424 Advanced Management Accounting
  • FIN3023 Accounting Information System

Year 3

  • FIN4034 Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting 1
  • FIN4054 Auditing & Assurance Services 1
  • FIN4136 Corporate Finance
  • FIN4044 Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting 2
  • FIN4054 Auditing & Assurance Services 2
  • MGT4514 Strategic and Change Management
  • BUS3054 Business Research Project
  • WPE5388 Workplace Experience
  • RME3484 Research Methodology
  • BUS4024 Business Ethics
  • FIN3344 Money & Banking

Note : Programme structure and modules are subject to change from time to time.

Continuing Education: 

* Upon completion of this programme the students are eligible to enroll into: 

  1. Master of Financial Planning 
  2. Master of Accountancy 
  3. Master of Business Administration (Global Business)
  4. Master of Business Administration (General Management) 
Career Opportunities: 

Typical examples of job positions include: Financial accountants, Financial analysts, Credit Risk Analysts, Budget Controllers, Tax Advisers, Internal Auditors. As graduates, you may also pursue relevant postgraduate qualifications such as master’s programmes in financial management, accounting and risk management, or undertake professional accountancy qualifications from accountancy bodies including Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).