Faculty Business
Department Accounting & Finance
Program Title /concentration (If any) Bachelor of Business Administration in Banking & Finance
Total Credit Hours needed for completion of the program 126 Credit Hours
Award (S) Granted On Completion Of The Program Bachelor of Business Administration in Banking & Finance

Program Mission

The mission of the department of banking and finance is to provide students with knowledge of fundamentals principles and theories of Finance and Banking and equip them with the most up-to-date financial applications.

It aims to teach students how to utilize their theoretical knowledge and apply it successfully and ethically in both business and public organizations.

Programs goals

  • Enhance students’ awareness of societal values, integrity at work and professional excellence.
  • Prepare students to evolve in a cross-functional, team-based work environment.
  • Instill within students the knowledge of the core fundamental principles and theories of finance and banking.
  • Strengthen the students’ practical knowledge of finance, banking and the financial services industry to prepare them for professional business challenges.
  • Provide students with the financial tools for problem solving and decision making that can be applied in a variety of business situations.
  • Strengthen the students’ ability to conduct research on and collect and analyze relevant economic and financial data.
  • Enable students to develop necessary skills to work effectively with others in a diverse team environment to make optimal financial decisions.

Core Program learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the fundamental business principles and practices that enables firms to operate in both domestic and global environments.
  • Understand human behavior in organizations, including the ability to lead and work in a team setting.
  • Demonstrate the ability to analyze complex, unstructured qualitative and quantitative business problems, using appropriate tools and technology.
  • Employ critical thinking and analytical skills to solve business problems in a real-world context and make effective business decisions.
  • Develop a business model with sustainable competitive advantage and an appropriate strategic plan.
  • Conduct basic research using scholarly sources to acquire new knowledge in the business domain.

Major Program learning outcomes

  • Think critically, solve problems creatively and make innovative decisions in an organizational setting.
  • Explain the theory, practice and emerging trends of finance and banking concepts, ideas, models and frameworks.
  • Acquire the knowledge and skills to make financial decisions.
  • Apply and critically evaluate the impact of finance decisions and evaluate their impact on firm value.
  • Conduct strategic financial analysis to identify the key financial problems and develop solutions.
  • Construct models that can be used to improve financial decision making within an organization.

Accredited from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs

Bachelor of Business Administration Major in Banking and Finance (2018/2019)- Study Plan

Semester 1 CH Semester 2 CH
YEAR 1
ENG 100 English I 3 GEN 102 Islamic Culture 3
MTH 100 College Mathematics 3 ENG 104 English II 3
GEN 104 Man & Environment 3 ENG 103 Study Skills 3
BIT 100 Introduction to Information Technology Skills 3 ACC 106 Accounting Principles I 3
BUS 100 Introduction to Management 3 BUS 201 Microeconomics 3
BIT 203 Management Information Systems 3
Total 15 Total 18
YEAR 2
ACC 200 Accounting Principles II 3 BUS 306 Quantitative Business Analysis 3
ENG 200 Business Communications 3 BAF 301 Introduction to Financial Management 3
BUS 203 Organizational Behavior 3 BUS  301 Macroeconomics 3
MTH  203 Business Statistics 3 GEN 301 Professional Ethics 3
HRM 201 Introduction to Human Resource Management 3 MKT 200 Introduction to  Marketing 3
GEN 201 General Psychology 3
Total 18 Total 15
YEAR 3
BUS 307 Research Methods 3 BAF 403 Financial Institutions & Markets 3
GEN 302 Fundamentals of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 3 BAF 413 Financial Derivatives 3
BAF 307 Investments 3 BAF 311 Risk Management and Insurance 3
BAF 305 Corporate Finance 3 BUS 409 Strategic Management 3
BUS 309 Operations Management 3 BAF 409 Advanced Corporate Finance 3
BAF 309 Quantitative Methods 3   Free Elective 3
Total 18   Total 18
YEAR 4
BAF 411 Entrepreneurial Finance 3 BAF 422 International Banking 3
BUS 417 International Business Management 3 BAF 415 Graduation Project “Banking & Finance Project” 3
BAF 421 Commercial Banking Management 3 ACC 401 Managerial Accounting 3
Major Elective 3 Major Elective 3
Total 12   Total 12

Employability Scope

Throughout your Bachelor Degree Programs, you will receive career guidance from our expert staff and Students Affairs Dept. You will gain valuable new skills which prepare you for work, graduate entry into management training programs, or further study.

Professional Occupations

Professional occupations for which graduates are prepared in the program:

  • Financial manager
  • Financial analyst
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Finance adviser
  • Controller
High School type Acceptance Average Subject score @ HS Foundation
General Track Direct 60% No
Advanced Track Direct 60% No
ADEC Track Direct 60% No
Industrial Technical Commercial Direct 65% No
British System GCSE/IGCSE (O-Level, As & A Levels) Direct 5 Subjects O-Level with a grade C or above including math, physics/biology and chemistry, Plus 2 Subjects AS Level with a grade of C or above, in mathematics plus biology/physics/chemistry. No
Indian Board Pakistani Board American H.S. International High School General Direct 60% No
Advanced Direct 60% No
IB Diploma Direct 24 points or above including 6 Subjects with a minimum of 2 at Higher Level including mathematics No