BA (Hons) in Accounting

 
 
Majan University College’s BA (Hons) accounting graduates are entitled to seven exemptions from the ACCA prgoramme. Having being graduated from the college they will be exempted from the following ACCA modules;

 

F1 Accountant in Business (AB)
F2 Management Accounting (MA)
F3 Financial Accounting  (FA)
F4 Corporate and Business Law (CL)
F5 Performance Management (PM)
F7 Financial Reporting (FR)
F9 Financial Management  (FM)

 

This means that students will have to pass only seven remaining papers to get the ACCA certification which they can pass in one to two years.

These exemptions are the highest for any local degree being offered in Oman. Thus Majan University College offers a unique entry route to the ACCA programme thus making it easier and quicker to gain the ACCA certification.

 

 Programme overview

This degree programme is designed for students who are interested in following a career in accountancy or in obtaining further professional accounting qualifications. Students are provided with information on accounting principles, cost accounting, budget creation and control, tax accounting, auditing procedures and statement analysis measurement and disclosure, managerial accounting, business law, forensic accounting, and corporate finance. Knowledge of the above will give students the necessary edge that they need to find work in this highly competitive, very rewarding field.

This programme aims to develop a wide range of skills including technical, analytical, problem solving, tax and accounting research, teamwork, research, organising, technological, communication and interpersonal skills all of which are crucial to today's accounting profession. As a graduate of this programme, you will have career flexibility as you can work either for the government or private companies locally or internationally.

Exemptions by Professional Bodies: Graduates of the BA (Hons) in Accounting are allowed exemptions for seven papers by the ACCA

 Awards: (students must register for a particular award in order to qualify for that award)

  • Diploma in Higher Education
  • BA (Honours)

 Mode of delivery: Full time and Part time

 Programme Structure

Students are required to pass 8 modules totalling 120 credits in each year (level). In total students must satisfactorily complete 360 credits (24 modules) with a combination of core and specialisation modules to be eligible for the award of the BA (Honours).

Please note that:

Programme structures may be subject to change and modules may be offered in any of the semesters in an academic year

 Modules in Level 1 (first year)

#

Module name

Credits

1

Integrated Language Skills in Business

15

2

Academic Reading & Writing in Business

15

3

Introduction to Financial  Accounting

15

4

Principles of Management

15

5

Principles of Economics

15

6

Cost Accounting

15

7

Computerised Accounting

15

8

Business Mathematics and Statistics

15

 

Total Credits

120

 

 Modules in Level 2 (second year)

#

Module name

Credits

1

English for Professional Development and Communication in Business

15

2

Business Law and Taxation in Oman

15

3

Research Methods

15

4

Foundation to Business Strategy

15

5

Quantitative Techniques in Accounting & Finance

15

6

Management Accounting  

15 

7

Advanced Accounting 

15

8

Corporate Accounting   

15

 

Total Credits

120

 

 Modules in Level 3 (third year)

#

Module name

Credits

1

Advances in Accounting and Finance

30

2

Financial Statement Analysis

 15

3

Auditing

15

4

Corporate Finance

 15

5

Advanced Management Accounting  

15

6

Strategic Management

15

7

Small Business Finance /Islamic Banking and Finance

15

8

Forensic Accounting

15

 

Total Credits

120

Get in Touch

  • Tel: +968 2473 0400
  • Email: info@majancollege.edu.om
  • Mutrah | Way No. 2621 | Building No. 1986
  • P.O Box: 710, P.C: 112 | Ruwi | Sultanate of Oman
  • Hotline: +968 8007 1000
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