MBA in Accounting and Finance
The Programme is designed to prepare successful applicants to strategically manage their organisations’ financial and other key resources. The aim is to develop the graduate students’ knowledge in key financial areas while developing their business and leadership skills, which can only be acquired by earning an advanced degree at UPSA. Accounting and Finance managers and leaders in all sectors, as well as aspiring graduate students who want to be more effective in today’s challenging business environment, are encouraged to apply.
The uniqueness of the Programme lies in its flexibility and practical emphasis without compromising academic research and rigour. The modern state-of-the-art lecture theatres and facilities coupled with electronic learning materials with wireless internet connectivity, as well as electronic library facilities provide students with an exclusive environment that facilitate advanced teaching and learning in a comfortable setting.
These include practising accountants, finance managers, and management accountants in all sectors, national and international organisations staff as well as students.
Duration of Programme: 24 months
Applicants seeking admission into the MBA Accounting and Finance programme must:
- Have a good first degree from a recognised and accredited university/institution preferably second class lower or better in accounting/ finance or,
- Have relevant recognized full professional qualification (Chartered level) eg.ICAG, ACCA, CIMA, CPA, CIB or,
- International applicants with a first-degree equivalent and English proficiency can apply for consideration.