M.Sc. in Accounting and Finance – The Copperbelt University – Ecampus

M.Sc. in Accounting and Finance

Program Overview

The 100% Online M.Sc. in Accounting and Finance from The Copperbelt University offers a unique opportunity to develop an appreciation of the causes and significance of current developments in the financial and corporate sectors and to study advanced theory and practice relating to accounting and finance. The programme aims to provide the potential students with the rare and unique knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a professional career in accounting, financial services or related sectors of the economy.

  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Admissions Requirements
  • Duration
  • Tuition and Fees
Overview


Understanding of the theoretical and practical issues in accounting and finance is critical for managers who often have to make rapid and far-reaching decisions about the short-term financial operations and long-term strategies of organizations. Learn the disciplines related to the functional and management aspects of accountancy & finance, develop insights of financial irregularities in organizations, and to highlight the importance of undertaking financial audits;


The 100% Online M.Sc. in Accounting and Finance with The Copperbelt University offers a unique knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a professional career in accounting, financial services or related sectors of the economy. Complete the program while on the Job without compromising on your daily commitments. Access hours of lectures from world class faculty which helps in completing your assignments effectively.


Courses

Stage I  Financial Reporting Issues and Corporate Finance Track

  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Reporting and Regulation
  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Statistics for Risk and Decision Making

Stage II Management Accounting and Auditing Track

  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Advanced Auditing
  • Taxation
  • International Financial Markets

Stage III Business and Investment strategies and Research Methods

  • Strategic Management
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Research Methods for Accounting and Finance

Electives

  • Project Finance
  • International Accounting
  • Management of Corporate Mergers, Acquisitions and Investments
  • Progression Rules
  • Thesis


Stage IV Dissertation

  • Dissertation


Admissions Requirements

A) Bachelor’s Degree from a  reputable / recognized  institution.

-Candidates with professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA and other related may be considered.

B) O'level results showcasing 5 passing marks of 6 or better (English and Math are required) (International equivalent may also be submitted).


Duration

The programme will be offered through eLearning under the Directorate of Distance Educationand Open Learning for duration of minimum 15 months.

Tuition and Fees

Disclaimer: When budgeting for college, you should consider both direct and indirect expenses. All fees are subject for review,

Approved Tuition and Fees
Fee Name Zambian Nationals International Students Frequency
Application Free 150 Kwacha 20 USD One Time
Tuition Fee 4000 Kwacha 400 USD Per Course
Thesis 5000 ZMW 500 USD One Time
Technology Fee Included Included
Instructional Materials Included Included
E- Library Included Included

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