The Diploma in Applied Business Administration – Accounting is a two-year diploma program designed to produce graduates who are ready to join the workforce as entry-level accounting professionals.
The program is aligned to local labour market needs as identified by the School of Business Management and Information Technology stakeholders. In their first years of studies, students learn core academic competencies, practice functional skills related to subject knowledge, and develop critical thinking skills related to the world of work. In the second year of studies, students specialize in gaining the technical skills relating to their field of studies, such as financial accounting, managerial accounting, internal audit, and taxation.
The on-the-job work placement component of the program will allow students to gain real work experience in the field of business administration.