The Bachelor of Science of Accounting and Finance (BSAF) programme is designed to equip students with thorough working knowledge, skills, professional values, ethics, attitudes and the need to integrate these elements to perform the role required in the field of accounting and finance. It has strong emphasis on the application of accounting and financial expertise with ethically informed judgment into the complex contexts of the modern world.
Programme Educational Objectives
Demonstrate technical competence, professional skills, and professional values, ethics and attitude that enable them to make positive contribution to the profession and throughout their professional lives.
Employ technology as a business tool in capturing financial and non-financial information, generating reports and decision making.
Promote professionalism and high ethical standards in the field of accounting and finance disciplines that recognizes personal, corporate, and professional responsibility in global financial arena.
Programme Intended Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of several of the major contexts within which accounting operates, based on a critical evaluation of related theoretical and conceptual frameworks and of empirical evidence as to its effects.
Demonstrate detailed knowledge and understanding of theories and the empirical evidence related to finance and other key functional areas of business.
Use specialised-level skills to apply principles, standards, concepts, facts, and procedures at a given point in time in preparing financial and/other related reports.
Use specialised-level skills to relate and adapt theories, concepts, principles, tools, techniques, and emerging technologies to provide in-depth and creative business solutions to different aspects of business operations, public policy domains, and ethical standards.
Use range of approaches to critically evaluate information from variety of sources and perspective through research, analysis and integrations when making decisions.
Use technology, analytical tools, and quantitative skills to manipulate data, evaluate, estimate, interpret, and model business problems, functions, and phenomena to solve complex problems, measure progress or establish targets.
Communicate information, ideas, problems, and problems related to accounting, finance, and professional values with high degree of proficiency verbally and/or in writing for the intended audience.
Demonstrate a capacity to lead a group and/or manage projects with significant responsibility in variable contexts in some unpredictability and complex areas.
- Students will gain a wide range of transferrable skills relevant to employability and personal development.
- The duration of the programme is three (3) years and one (1) trimester.
- The medium of instruction in all courses is English.
- The number of credits required to graduate is 540 credit units.
The BSAF graduates can have work along accounting, auditing, financial controls, investment analysis, risk management, Sharia compliant accounting standards, public practice accounting, tax and regulatory services, compliance services, cost management, corporate management, data analytics, and financial services. In addition, they can pursue postgraduate degrees in MBA and DBA or PhD in Accounting, and obtain professional qualifications such as such as CIMA, ACCA, CPA, CA, CFA, and CIA.
BHD 25.000 (non-refundable, payable one time)
BHD 50.000 (non-refundable, payable every term)
BHD 30.000 (non-refundable, payable per term)
BHD 75.000 per credit unit
BHD 150.000 (non-refundable, payable one time)