Programs

UnderGraduate

B.Sc. (Hons) in Accounting, Auditing and Finance

Department

Department of Undergraduate Studies

Description

The College of Banking and Financial Studies offers an Undergraduate Degree in B.Sc (Honours) in Accounting and Finance run in collaboration with the University of Bradford .The programme of study combines academic rigour with practice and relevance for Accounting and Finance in the Banking and Finance sectors. The programme will give students an opportunity to gain detailed knowledge of Accounting and Finance and broader knowledge of Business and Management. In the first year, students will study the basic disciplines involved in Management. From the second year, students will be introduced to topics such as the use of spreadsheets and databases in accounting, business finance and taxation. Final year modules focus on strategic, international and contemporary issues in Accounting and Finance. B.Sc. (Accounting and Finance) Degree is a comprehensive degree with special focus on accounting and finance.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Pre-Degree Foundation programme of the University of Bradford.

  • A-Levels of 320 points (ABB)
  • Indian Year XII 75%
  • An International Baccalaureate score of 27
  • A Polytechnic Diploma from a UK approved Institution with B grade average (or a GPA average of 2.8)

English Language Criteria

All applicants must meet the required level of English Language ability. The University will accept the following indicators of English Language attainment:

A GCSE English at Grade C. Or a Grade C in O-Level English Language and Maths (or equivalent approved qualification).
Applicants for whom English is not their first language, must have a minimum overall score of 6.0 in IELTS (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component).
Cambridge Advanced English – grade C or above Cambridge Proficiency in English – grade C or above

Mathematics Criteria

All applicants must meet the required level of Mathematics ability. The University will accept the following indicators of Mathematics attainment:

A GCSE/GCE Mathematics at Grade C or above

All non-standard applications will be considered on a case by case basis by the University of Bradford

Examining Authorities

College of Banking and Financial Studies
University of Bradford, UK

Duration

It will take 3 years to complete the programme on a full-time mode, assuming the student has met the entry requirements

Programme Content

Year 1 Modules *

  • Introduction to Accounting (linked)
  • Introduction to finance (linked)
  • Foundations of Marketing (linked)
  • Business Economics (linked)
  • People, Work and Organisations (linked)
  • Operations and Information Systems Management (linked)
  • Quantitative Methods in Information Management
  • Student Self Development

Year 2 Modules

(12 modules out of the following) *

  • Financial Management
  • Capital Markets, Investment and Finance
  • Economics of Industry
  • Econometrics and Business Forecasting
  • Practice of Management Skills
  • Management Accounting (linked)
  • Quantitative Methods for Managers
  • Marketing Management and Strategy
  • Organisational Design
  • The Firm and Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Psychology at Work
  • Resource Planning
  • Company Law and Administration
  • Financial Accounting (linked)
  • The Transformation of Work
  • Management of Service Operations
  • Management Accounting (linked)

Year 3 Modules

(12 modules out of the following) *

  • Global Business Environment
  • Understanding Strategic Management
  • International Marketing
  • Human Resource Management (linked)
  • European Employment Policy
  • Corporate Reporting
  • International Finance
  • Decision Support A
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Retail Marketing
  • Ethics in Business and Society
  • World Class Operations
  • Managing Business in Europe
  • Taxation (linked)
  • Brand Management
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • International Business Strategy
  • Applied Strategic Management
  • Marketing and Entrepreneurship
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting
  • International ComparativeEmployment Relations
  • Human Resource Development
  • Organisational Change
  • Decision Support B
  • Strategic Information Systems
  • Services Marketing
  • Corporate Marketing
  • Sustainable Operations Management
  • International Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Enterprise and Innovation in Practice (double)

* Modules offerings might change depending on advice of university

Registration

May - August

Contact Details
  • Mr. Sayyed Mohammed Danish - Director of Undergraduate Department
    danish@cbfs.edu.om
    Office lines: 24502288, ext:416