BBA (Hons) Specializing in Accounting & Finance


BBA (Hons) Specialising in Accounting & Finance

The programme offers a well-rounded mix of modules covering all aspects of accounting and financial management that blends an understanding of the financial world and the topical issues affecting it. The content of this programme is reviewed periodically to ensure it is kept up-to-date and in line with industry needs.

Students are provided with a thorough grounding of the theory and practice of accounting and finance embedded with IT not only in preparation for employment, but also for further academic and professional advancement.

This programme is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Srilanka (CMA), who are the Members of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), and CMA being a Member of the South Asian Federations of Accountants (SAFA) and the Confederation of Asian and Pacific Accountants (CAPA).

Moreover, the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments (CISI) has recognized this degree by exempting foundation level completely.

Career Opportunities

  • Financial Analyst
  • Tax Consultant
  • Management Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Financial Planner
  • Investment Banker
  • Risk Manager
  • Corporate Treasurer

Entry Requirements

Minimum 3 “S” passes in G.C.E A/L (Sri Lanka) or Minimum 3 ”D” passes in G.C.E A/L Cambridge or Edexcel (in any subject stream) in a single sitting and Pass the Aptitude Test conducted by NORTHERN UNI.

Why Accounting and Finance?

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the financial landscape and explore the latest industry trends that shape the global economy.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Our programme offers a well-rounded mix of modules that cover all aspects of accounting and financial management.
  • Practical Application: We provide students with a thorough grounding in both the theory and practise of accounting and finance.
  • Professional Accreditation: Our programme is accredited by prestigious institutions such as the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA).
  • Exemptions and Recognition: As a testament to the quality of our programme, the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments (CISI) has granted exemptions at the foundation level.

Programme Outcomes

  • Proficiency in financial reporting and analysis
  • Understanding of taxation laws and practises
  • Ability to conduct effective risk management
  • Skill in using financial software and tools
  • Knowledge of corporate governance and ethics
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM1011 Learning and Study Skills 01
BM1012 Principles of Management 03
BM1030 Microeconomics 03
BM1014 Business Mathematics 03
BM1015 Information Technology for Business 03
BM1016 English Language Skills 02
Semester 2
BM1041 Self Management 01
BM1042 Macroeconomics 03
BM1043 Financial Accounting 03
BM1044 Legal & Political Environment in Business 03
BM1045 Human Resources Management 03
BM1046 Business Communication 02
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM2011 Personal Development Planning 01
BM2012 Organizational Behavior 03
BM2013 Business Information Systems 02
BM2014 Principles of Marketing 03
BM2015 Business Statistics 03
BM2016 Operations Management 03
Semester 2
BM2071 Leadership and Teamwork 01
BM2072 Business Negotiation 02
BM2373 Financial Management 03
BM2374 Advanced Financial Accounting 03
BM2375 Application Software in Accounting 03
BM2376 Management Accounting 03
Code Module Credit
BM3011 Career Readiness and Business Etiquettes 01
BM3012 Business Ethics & Values 02
BM3373 Advanced Management Accounting 03
BM3374 Financial Reporting 03
BM3375 Corporate Finance 03
1 Elective:
BM3013 Project Management 03
BM3514 Business Law 03
Semester 2
BM3061 Business Research Methods 03
BM3031 Business Internship 06
BM3311 Financial Analysis for Business 03
BM3312 Contemporary Issues in Accounting and Finance 03
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM4011 Comprehensive Research Project 09
BM4012 Strategic Management 03
BM4311 Taxation 03
BM4312 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management 03
1 Elective:
BM4313 Forensic Accounting 02
BM4314 Data Analytics and Visualization for Accounting 04
Semester 2
BM4321 Strategic Finance 02
BM4322 International Financial Management 03
BM4323 Audit and Assurance 02
BM4324 Financial Modeling 03

Course Fee

We are committed to providing high-quality education that is both accessible and affordable. Here are the details of our fee structure for completing the degree in Sri Lanka:
  • First two years: The fee for each semester during the first two years is currently LKR 290,000. This fee covers a comprehensive curriculum, expert faculty guidance, and access to state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Final two years: As you progress towards the completion of your degree, the fee for each semester is LKR 320,000.
  • To ensure a smooth learning experience, we kindly request that fees for each subsequent semester be paid prior to the commencement of the semester.