Diploma in Economics and Finance

Duration: 3 Years (Form IV), 2 Years (Form VI)

Semesters: 6

This course is designed for students who aspire to careers in economics and finance, the course can help graduates to join an exciting industry or accelerate current work in these fields. Students on this route are predicted to benefit the financial reasoning, quantitative talents and institutional understanding required to resolve issues arising in finance and economics. This route will offer college students with scientific information of financial processes for improvement and in particular, to apply the information I evaluating economic and finance institutions. Students might be capable of analyzing numerous economic and finance issues and apprehend the bases for economic policy. During the route college students will expand the abilities required for the evaluation of different issues, and apprehend the interlink among information and economics, and increase knowledge on global exchange and trade price rules and associated monetary matters.


  • Elementary Microeconomics
  • Basic Book keeping and Accounts
  • Elements of Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Basic Computer Applications in Business
  • Basic Communication Skills
  • Basic Macroeconomics
  • Elements of Banking
  • Elementary Micro-Finance
  • Basics of Development Economics
  • Elements of Business Finance


  • Principles of Accounting
  • Communication Skills and Office Practice
  • Introduction to Information and Communication Technology
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Introduction to Financial Planning and Budgeting
  • Introductory Micro-Finance
  • Introduction to Taxation
  • Introduction to Business Finance
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Industrial Training


  • Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Banking Operations
  • Marketing of Financial Services
  • Principles of Public Economics
  • Fundamentals of Monetary and Financial Economics
  • Fundamentals of Project Planning and Management
  • Basic Econometrics
  • Principles of Cost Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Development Economics
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management

Minimum Entry Qualifications:

Form IV (3 Years Programme)

  • Certificate of Secondary Education with 4 Passes in Non- Religious Studies.

Form VI (2 Years Programme)

  • Advanced Certificate of Secondary Examination with One Principal Pass and One Subsidiary Pass.
  • Or any other equivalent qualification e.g. certificate of any recognized institution field of study.