BS Accounting & Finance

BS Accounting and Finance degree is a modern course designed to boost your professional career in the fields of accounting and finance. The curriculum has been designed in a manner that promotes independent learning and nourishes your employability skills.

In the beginning, you are introduced to the fundamentals of accounting, finance, micromanagement, and marketing. Gradually, the focus shifts to developing a deeper understanding of complex topics involving in-depth knowledge about how big companies and corporations use finance and accounting to make performance reports and decisions.

The 8-semester BS Accounting and Finance is delivered in a collaborative learning environment with a real-world focus. Apart from learning face-to-face from highly-qualified and experienced faculty, you get additional support from online resources, case studies, and libraries.

Though the focus remains on accounting and finance, you shall also have a chance to learn about interdependencies between accounting and financial management, policy-making and change, sustainability and performance management, and accounting and risk management, among several other key fundamental concepts.

What opportunities might BS Accounting and Finance lead to?

Top career options after completion of BS Accounting and Finance include:

  • Financial Accountant
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Management Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Financial Advisor
  • Tax Specialist

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

PEO-1 The graduates will demonstrate the functional knowledge of Accounting and Finance.
PEO-2 The graduates will exhibit the ability to perform managerial tasks at operational and strategic level in specialized organizations.
PEO-3 The graduates will exhibit preparedness to respect diversity and work ethically.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

PLO-1 Cross functional Knowledge:

An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, economics, management, marketing and finance fundamentals, to the solution of complex business problems.

PLO-2 Problem Analysis:

An ability to identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze complex business problems reaching substantiated conclusions using principles of management.

PLO-3 Modern Tool Usage

An ability to create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and IT tools, to complex corporate activities, with an understanding of the limitations.

PLO-4 Business Solution:

An ability to design solutions for complex business problems and design systems, component or processes that meet specified needs while maintaining business standards, cultural, societal and environmental considerations.

PLO-5 Corporate Social Responsibility:

An ability to understand the impact of economics solutions in societal and environmental contexts by employing knowledge of societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues for sustainable development.

PLO-6 Entrepreneurial Skills:

An ability to exhibit entrepreneurial skills which are necessary to implement new business ideas in an innovative way.

PLO-7 Ethics:

Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of business practice.

PLO-8 Individual and Team Work:

An ability to work effectively, as an individual or in a team, on multifaceted and /or multidisciplinary settings.

PLO-9 Communication:

An ability to communicate effectively, orally as well as in writing, on complex corporate activities with the business community and with society at large, such as being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PLO-10 Management Skills:

An ability to demonstrate management skills and apply management principles to one’s own work, as a member and/or leader in a team, to manage projects in a multidisciplinary environment.

PLO-11 Lifelong Learning:

An ability to recognize importance of, and pursue lifelong learning in the broader context of innovation and development.

Admission Requirements

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate or Equivalent securing at least 45% marks in aggregate
  • Admission Test / HEC Approved Test

Degree Requirements

AREA Cr. Hrs.
Compulsory Requirments 29
General Requirements 24
Foundation Courses 27
Core Courses 15
Elective Courses 15
Specialization Courses 15
Project 06
Community Service 0

Compulsory Requirements (29 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
English I HMB1013 3
English II HMB1023 3
Verbal Communication Skills BCMB3033 3
Business Communications BCMB2033 3
Pakistan Studies HMB1002 3
Islamic Studies HMB1012 3
Business Mathematics MTHB2003 3
Principles of Macroeconomics ECOB1013 3
Statistics for Business MTHB3013 3
Introduction to Computing+Lab CSB1114 3+1

General Requirements (24 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Introduction to Psychology HMB2053 3
Introduction to Sociology HMB2063 3
Introduction to Logic HMB2123 3
Managerial Ethics MGTB3053 3
Personal Management & Grooming HMB1033 3
Language I HMB2xx3 3
Language II HMB2xx3 3
Major World Religions HMB2113 3

Foundation Courses (27 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Principles of Accounting I ACCB2003 3
Principles of Marketing MKTB1003 3
Business Finance FINB3003 3
Principle of Management MGTB1003 3
Business Information System MISB1003 3
Introduction to HRM HRMB2003 3
Legal Environment in Business LAWB3003 3
Business Research & Report Writing RCHB3003 3
Principles of Microeconomics ECOB1003 3

Discipline Specific Courses

(a) Core Courses (15 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Principles of Accounting II ACCB2013 3
Management Information System MISB4043 3
Financial Management FINB3013 3
Marketing Management MKTB2013 3
Cost Accounting ACCB3033 3

(b) Elective Courses (15 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Performance Management FINB4123 3
Financial Statement Analysis FINB4143 3
Corporate Finance FINB4103 3
Project Management MGTB4063 3
Financial Markets and Institutions FINB4133 3

(c) Specialization Courses (15 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Portfolio Management FINB4063 3
Financial Information Systems FINB4023 3
Financial Modeling FINB4113 3
Advanced Financial Reporting ACCB4083 3
Accounting Information System ACCB4053 3
Actuarial Accounting ACCB4063 3
Marketing of Financial Services FINB4033 3
Corporate Governance and Ethics FINB4043 3
Budgetary Policy and Control FINB4053 3
Business Analysis ACCB4093 3
Issues in Financial Reporting ACCB4073 3
Managerial Accounting ACCB4033 3
Money & Banking BNKB4033 3
Islamic Banking BNKB4043 3
Auditing and Assurance ACCB4023 3
Money and Capital Markets FINB4153 3
Risk Management FINB4173 3
Development Finance FINB4183 3
Taxation ACCB4043 3
Global Finance FINB4193 3
Project Finance FINB4233 3

Semester - 1

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs
HMB 1013 English I 3 0 3
HMB 1002 Pakistan Studies 3 0 3
CSB 1114 Introduction to Computing + Lab 3 3 4
MGTB 1003 Principle of Management 3 0 3
ECOB 1003 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 3

Semester - 2

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
HMB 1023 English II 3 0 3
HMB 1012 Islamic Studies 3 0 3
ECOB 1013 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 3
HMB 1033 Personal Management & Grooming 3 0 3
MKTB 1003 Principles of Marketing 3 0 3
MISB 1003 Business Information System 3 0 3

Semester - 3

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
MTHB 2003 Business Mathematics 3 0 3
HMB 2053 Introduction to Psychology 3 0 3
HMB 2xx3 Language I 3 0 3
HMB 2113 Major World Religions 3 0 3
ACCB 2003 Principles of Accounting I 3 0 3
HRMB 2003 Introduction to HRM 3 0 3

Semester - 4

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
BCMB 2033 Business Communications 3 0 3
HMB 2063 Introduction to Sociology 3 0 3
HMB 2123 Introduction to Logic 3 0 3
ACCB 2013 Principles of Accounting II 3 0 3
MKTB 2013 Marketing Management 3 0 3

Semester - 5

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
MTHB 3013 Statistics for Business 3 0 3
MGTB 3053 Managerial Ethics 3 0 3
HMB 3xx3 Language II 3 0 3
FINB 3003 Business Finance 3 0 3
RCHB 3003 Business Research & Report Writing 3 0 3

Semester - 6

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
BCMB 3083 Verbal Communication Skills 3 0 3
LAWB 3003 Legal Environment in Business 3 0 3
MISB 3043 Management Information System 3 0 3
FINB 3013 Financial Management 3 0 3
ACCB 3033 Cost Accounting 3 0 3

Semester - 7

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
FINB 4143 Financial Statement Analysis 3 0 3
FINB 4103 Corporate Finance 3 0 3
MGTB 4063 Project Management 3 0 3
XXXX 4xx3 Specialization I 3 0 3
XXXX 4xx3 Specialization II 3 0 3

Semester - 8

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
FINB 4133 Financial Market and Institutions 3 0 3
MGTB 4123 Performance Management 3 0 3
ACCB 4xx3 Specialization III 3 0 3
FINB 4xx3 Specialization IV 3 0 3
FINB 4xx3 Specialization V 3 0 3