Bachelor of Accountancy with Information Technology

Duration: 3 years

Semesters:6
Learning about a degree in accountancy and information technology you will gain special skills on preparation, presentation and interpretation of financial information using information technology that enables investors, lenders, management, employees, government and others to make effective decisions You'll also learn how to read and interpret accounting information in the annual reports of businesses and the financial information within the public sector and become familiar with the principles and practice of presenting information to those who manage all types of organisations.

Given the modern environment we are living in today and transformation in accounting, technology has brought a great impact in the accounting career. The biggest impact IT has made on accounting is the ability of companies to develop and use computerized systems to track and record financial transactions. IT networks and computer systems have shortened the time needed by accountants to prepare and present financial information. This rapidly evolving relationship between accounting and information technology has brought a need to train our students to understand how technology impacts business, and how it can be used to improve operational efficiency, achieve regulatory compliance, support financial reporting and management and even increase revenues.Therefore, bachelor degree in accountancy with Information technology will enable students to integrate traditional accounting principles with software and information systems.

Minimum Entry Qualifications:

  • Form VI (six) with at least two principal passes in Accountancy, Economics, Mathematics and Commerce with total points not below 3.5 obtained from the scoring: A=5, B+ = 4, B=3, C=2, D=1, E=0.5, F=0 for those who completed studies in year 2014 onwards OR
  • Form VI (six) with at least two principle passes in Accountancy, Economics, Mathematics and commerce with total points not below 3.5 obtained from the scoring: A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1, S=0.5, F= 0 for those who completed studies before year 2014 OR
  • An appropriate Ordinary Diploma with second class or average of “B” pass OR,
  • An NTA Level 6 with at least Second Class equivalent qualification in the related subjects
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