Faculty Business
Department Accounting and Finance
Program Title /concentration (If any) Diploma in accounting
Total Credit Hours needed for completion of the program A total of 63 credit hours
Award (S) Granted On Completion Of The Program Diploma in Accounting

Program Mission

The Two Years Diploma program in Accounting is designed to provide students with both the conceptual and technical skills needed by the potential employers of accounting diploma graduates. In this 2-year Accounting Diploma program, students will study financial, managerial and cost accounting, as well as business, economics, statistics and a variety of other skills necessary to work in business today.

Program Goals

  • Enhance student’s awareness of societal values, integrity at work and professional excellence.
  • prepare student’s to involve in a cross-functional team based-work environment.
  • To offer students a high quality, innovative and market needed skills/competencies based 2-year Diploma Program in Accounting at affordable costs.
  • To provide the ECT students with the outcomes and skills-based education in the discipline of Accounting (ACC), deploy an effective mix of the best practice instructional methodologies and strategies, and prepare the students for successful careers in Accounting Profession.
  • To provide potential employers with competent graduates with professional ethics in the field of Accounting at entry-level.
  • To prepare students of the ECT for pursuing further studies at other senior colleges and universities within the UAE and abroad.
  • To demonstrate to the students how graduated students of ECT Diploma Program in Accounting relate to the world of accounting practice.
  • To develop and maintain close relationships between the ECT graduates and accounting professionals.
  • To prepare and encourage students of the ECT Diploma Program in accounting to become active members of the professional accounting community within the UAE and the region.

Core Program learning outcomes

  • Acquire general knowledge about self-environment and society.
  • Acquire the knowledge skills and motivate to make ethical decisions based on understanding the societal values.
  • Work effectively in teams.
  • Recognize basic accounting concepts.
  • Identify key issues in different areas of accounting.
  • Use mathematical techniques in accounting practice.
  • Employ various tools of accounting practice.
  • Use information technology in accounting practice.
  • Solve basic level accounting problems.
  • Prepare financial statements.
  • Evaluate accuracy of accounting system.

Accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs

Semester 1 Credits Semester 2 Credits
CIS 101 Information Technology Skills 3 MAN 101 Business organization and Management 3
MTH 100 College Mathematics 3 BAF 201 Principles of Finance 3
ENG 102 Communication 3 NSC 201 Natural Science 3
ECO 201 Microeconomics 3 ACC 101 Accounting Principles I 3
ISC 100 Islamic Culture 3 MTH 102 Business Mathematics 3
Total 15 Total 15
ACC 202 Cost accounting 3 GEN 301 Professional Ethics 3
ACC 104 Intermediate accounting 1 3 ACC 203 Bank accounting 3
ACC 103 Computerized accounting 3 MAN 202 Organizational behavior 3
STA 201 Business Statistics 3 ACC 205 ,,, Managerial accounting 3
SSR 101 Study Skills 3 Elective Course 3
ACC 102 Accounting Principles II 3
Total 18 Total 15

Employability Scope

Throughout your Diploma 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:

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Junior Accountant
  • Managerial Accountant Assistant
  • Book Keeper
  • Cashier
  • Auditor Assistant
  • Bank Teller
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