Programme Structure

The Programme is designed with a four-fold structure with different course requirements as follows:

  • College-wide Requirements (CR) – providing foundation knowledge in humanities and social studies, in language and communication skills and culture, in history, and physical education
  • Faculty Requirements (FR) – emphasizing fundamental concepts in business, management and mathematics for preparation of advanced courses in the students’ chosen field within the Faculty of Commerce
  • Departmental Requirements (DR) – emphasizing more advanced knowledge and concepts in accounting and banking
  • Elective Courses (E) – including professional stream and general business studies that are provided to allow free choices across faculties and stream of specialisation.

Courses in the programme are grouped into major subject domains, designed to provide students with a diverse of specialization and give them systematic and progressive guidance to develop different career prospects and further enhance their academic achievements.

Domain (1) Account It provides student with a solid foundation of the conceptual framework in financial accounting, managerial accounting industry

Domain (2) Banking and Finance It provides students with specialized knowledge of the financial service sector.

Domain (3) Law and Ethics It equips students with a basic understanding of the current regulatory framework and professional ethics in the accounting and banking environment.

Domain (4) Business studies It includes a foundation core as well as specialized knowledge in modern management skills.

All these courses serve as a solid platform for students to develop their business skills, preparing them to pursue further postgraduate education and research.