This program has been designed for those students who wish to acquire career-oriented, market-driven four years specialized bachelor’s degree equal to sixteen years of education in the field of Accounting and Finance that would lead to rewarding careers. BS Accounting & Finance (BS-AF) program will provide an opportunity to acquire advanced knowledge and skills in the field of Accounting and Finance. The program will give students an understanding of the legal and regulatory environment that commercial organizations and accounting professionals must work within. They will be able to identify and evaluate ethical dilemmas and provide logical ways to resolve them. They will learn the concepts and processes needed to protect, validate and attest to the integrity and reliability of financial information. The graduates can also pursue further eighteen years of education like MBA or MS/M.Phil. This program will also provide an easy and fast-moving pathway towards professional certifications like Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Financial Risk Manager (FRM), Certified Risk Manager (CRM), Chartered Accountant (CA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Cost and Management Accountant (CMA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountant, and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) etc.

Career Prospects

  • The graduates of this program will be highly demanding in all domestic and multinationals
  • BS-AF graduates with strong knowledge and expertise of Accounting and Finance can further pursue towards financial planning, research and
  • The graduates of the program can pursue their career in capital markets like stockbrokers, stock analyst, risk manager and fund managers etc.
  • The graduates of the program will also be able to serve in various financial institutions especially in SBP, leading Commercial Banks, Investment Banks, and Non-Banking Financial Institution’s (NBFIs) etc.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  PEO-1 Graduates should be able to understand and apply the concepts & theories of Accounting & Finance in real world business environment.
  PEO-2 Graduates should be able to compete and exhibit the competency of professional accountants, financial analyst and financial consultants etc.
  PEO-3 Program Graduates should be able to serve excellently in domestic and multinational business environment in the field of Accounting, Finance & Auditing.
  PEO-4 Graduates should be able to demonstrate strong commitment in contributing the social wellbeing of society

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

   PLO-1

Know and understand the models and theories of Accounting & Finance.

  PLO-2

Identify and formulate the financial system in multiple setting.

  PLO-3

Apply management accounting practices in business and ensure sustainable practices.

  PLO-4

Know their role by following high ethical standards.

  PLO-5

Communicate financial information effectively to all stakeholders.

  PLO-6

Use information and communication technology (ICT), analytical, cognitive and innovative skills successfully.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

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

DURATION

  • This is a four-year degree program comprising of 8 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The summer session will be utilized for failed courses or to improve the CGPA. The maximum duration to complete degree is 07 years.

PROJECT

  • A student is required to register for the Business Project after the completion of 88 Credit hours and minimum of 2.0/4.0

INTERNSHIP

  • All students ideally undergo 4-8 weeks internship arranged by the placement office. The internship is normally taken after passing 72 Credit Hours. The internship is closely monitored by an internship coordinator. Successful completion of internship is an important requirement for graduation.

BUSINESS PROJECT

  • It is mandatory for every student to complete a Business Research Project following the 7th or 8th semester after the completion of 120 credit hours of coursework.

EXEMPTIONS IN PROFESSIONAL BODIES VIA BS ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE

  • BS-AF is an accredited ACCA program. On the completion of program, students will be able to get exemptions in eight papers.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum CGPA 2.0 / 4.0
  • Business Project 06 Credit
  • Completion of 133 credit

Elective Courses

1. Accounting

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs.
Analysis of Financial Statement FN3400 3
Corporate Reporting FN3410 3
Advanced Taxation (ACCA-F6) FN3420 3
Advanced Audit & Assurance (ACCA-F8) FN3430 3
Corporate Laws FN3440 3
Block-Chain in Accounting FN4440 3
Governance, Risk and Ethics FN4450 3
Advanced Financial Reporting FN4460 3
Performance Management (ACCA-F5) FN4480 3
Advanced Financial Accounting FN4490 3
E-Financials FN4590 3

2. Finance

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs.
International Banking FN3500 3
Investment Banking (ACCA-F9) FN3510 3
Retail Banking FN3520 3
Money & Banking FN3530 3
Treasury and fund management FN3540 3
Basic R for Finance FN4540 3
Portfolio Management FN4550 3
International Finance FN4560 3
Islamic Financial System FN4570 3
Financial Risk Management (ACCA-F9) FN4580 3
Security Analysis FN3330 3

3. Other

Course Title Course Code Cr. Hrs.
Islamic Banking FN3200 3
Financial Modeling FN4340 3
Introduction to Business Finance FN2300 3
Principles of Accounting I FN1100 3
Principles of Psychology SS2300 3
Principles of Management MG1100 3
Principles of Marketing MG2200 3
Strategic Business Leader FN4600 3

SCHEME OF STUDIES

Semester - 1

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
MT 1500 Business Mathematics 3 0 3
SS 1100 Freshman English 3 0 3
MG 1500 Computer Concept & Applications 3 0 3
MG 1100 Principles of Management 3 0 3
FN 1100 Principles of Accounting I 3 0 3
EC 1000 Microeconomics 3 0 3

Semester - 2

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
SS 1110 English Grammar 3 0 3
MG 1510 Management Information System 3 0 3
MT 1510 Business Statistics 3 0 3
SS 1200 Foreign Language: Arabic/ French/ Chinese 3 0 3
FN 1110 Principles of Accounting II 3 0 3
EC 1010 Macro Economics 3 0 3

Semester - 3

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
SS 2120 Oral Communication 3 0 3
SS/SS 2400/2410 Islamic Studies/ Ethics (for Non- Muslims) 2 0 2
MG 2200 Principles of Marketing 3 0 3
SS 2300 Principles of Psychology 3 0 3
FN 2120 Cost & Management Accounting 3 0 3
FN 2140 Audit & Assurance 3 0 3

Semester - 4

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
SS 3110 Business Communication 3 0 3
SS 2420 Pakistan Studies 2 0 2
MG 2210 Marketing Management 3 0 3
FN 2300 Introduction to Business Finance 3 0 3
MT 2320 Statistical Inference 3 0 3
FN 2130 Business & Corporate Law 3 0 3

Semester - 5

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
FN 3310 Financial Management 3 0 3
FN 3200 Islamic Banking 3 0 3
FN XXXX Finance Elective-I 3 0 3
FN 3150 Financial Reporting 3 0 3
FN XXXX Accounting Elective-I 3 0 3
FN XXXX Accounting Elective II 3 0 3

Semester - 6

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
FN 3320 Corporate Finance 3 0 3
FN XXXX Finance Elective-II 3 0 3
FN XXXX Accounting Elective-III 3 0 3
MG 4100 Business Research Methods 3 0 3
FN 3160 Advanced Managerial Accounting 3 0 3

Semester - 7

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
FN 4340 Financial Modeling 3 0 3
FN 4170 Laws of Taxation 3 0 3
FN XXXX Accounting Elective -IV 3 0 3
FN XXXX Finance Elective-III 3 0 3
FN 4190 Business Project – I 3 0 3

Semester - 8

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
FN XXXX Finance Elective -IV 3 0 3
FN XXXX Finance Elective -V 3 0 3
FN XXXX Accounting Elective-V 3 0 3
FN 4600 Strategic Business Leader 3 0 3
FN 4200 Business Project II 3 0 3
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