Bachelor of Accounting (B.Acc)

Introduction

This qualification is designed to produce competent personnel in accounting and auditing field to work at middle and senior level positions in public and private sectors and as entrepreneurs.

Programme Objectives

 The holder of this qualification will be able to

i. Apply knowledge, skills and understanding in broad range of complex technical activities in accounting, auditing and related fields.

ii. Apply appropriate skills, knowledge, techniques and principles of preparing financial statements of various entities.

iii. Work independently in financial accounting, auditing and other related fields.

Programme Duration

The Programme runs for three (3) years.

Tuition Fee Structure

i) For Tanzanians is Tshs. 1,500,000 payable in two installments.

ii) For Foreign Students is US$ 1,800 payable in two installments.

Entry Qualifications

Entry Requirement and Eligibility

Direct Entry: Two principal passes. Those without a principal pass or subsidiary pass in Mathematics must have a credit at O-level

Equivalent qualification: Diploma in Accounting, Business Administration, Procurement and Supplies Management, Tax Administration, Economics or Banking and Finance with an average of “B” or GPA of 3.0, with at least four passes (excluding religious subjects) at O- level.

 

Modules

Curriculum Structure

Year I  Semester I

Subject Code   

Subject Name
BFU 07101 Principles of Commerce
GSU 07103 Business Law
MTU 07101 Business Mathematics
GSU 07102 Development Studies
ECU 07101 Micro Economics
AFU 07101 Principles of Accounting
 Semester II
GSU 07204 Business Communication
MTU 07203 Business Statistics I
ITU 07205 Introduction to Computers
ECU 07202 Macro Economics
AFU 07202 Introduction to Financial Accounting
MSU 07201 Principles of Management
AFU 07311 Practical Fieldwork Report4
Year II Semester III  
ITU 07305 Computer Applications Package
AFU 07303 Corporate Finance
AFU 07304 I Intermediate Financial Accounting
TMU 07308 Taxation
AFU 07305 Auditing
AFU 07306 Government Accounting(Elective)
MSU 07301 Principles of Marketing(Elective)
ECU 07306 Managerial Economics(Elective)
Semester IV  
AFU 07407 Financial Reporting
AFU 07408 Cost Accounting
MTU 07404 Business Statistics II
MSU 07401 Research Methodology
TMU 07409 Taxation II
BFU 07407 Credit and Lending(Elective)
AFU 07409 Investment Analysis and Capital Markets(Elective)
Year III  Semester V  
AFU 08501 Advanced Financial Reporting I
AFU 08503 Management Accounting
AFU 08504 International Finance
MSU 08502 Entrepreneurship
MSU 08501 Strategic Management
ITU 08505 Electronic Business(Elective)
MTU 08501 Operations Research(Elective)
BFU 08501 Corporate Governance(Elective)
Semester VI  
AFU 08605 Advanced Financial Accounting
AFU 08606 Contemporary Issues in Accounting
AFU 08607 Performance Management
AFU 08602 Auditing and Assurance Services
AFU 08608 Project Management(Elective)
TMU 08606 International Taxation(Elective)
AFU 08609 Treasury Management(Elective)
MSU 08603 Business Planning and Management(Elective)

Careers

Carrier Opportunities

The programme is geared towards producing innovative and flexible graduates in the field of accounting and auditing.