Diploma in Accountancy
Course Title: Accountancy, Diploma
Course Code: DIA
What the course will give you
MSU’s diploma programme in accountancy combines studies in accounting with those of law, finance, and management. You will graduate with the expected ability to assist the accountant in managing accounting reports. Your subjects of study include financial accounting, microeconomics, business law, taxation, audit, and financial management.
Your lecturers are industry professionals, and the learning opportunities and experiences we provide you will add depth and breadth to your understanding and develop both your trade and life skills. An internship or industry project at the end of your studies ensures your industry-readiness for a career in accountancy.
How long it will take you
2 ½ years
Where the qualification may lead you to
You will be sufficiently equipped to apply for assistant managerial positions in accounting or finance, and will find many opportunities in public and private service; with organisations, corporations, firms, agencies, banks, and even academia. Industry positions that you may fill include account assistant, tax assistant, and assistant financial controller or planner, among others.
Who may enrol
You will need THREE (3) Credits at SPM level including in Mathematics; OR a PTPL Certificate in Business Management with a Pass in all subjects; OR an equivalent qualification recognized by MSU Senate.
Diploma in Accounting (DIA) is a two-and-a-half-year career-focused industry-developed programme by the Department of Accounting and Finance at MSU’s Faculty of Business Management and Professional Studies (FBMP).
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