The B.Sc Accounting at Atiba University prepares the undergraduate students for the award of B.Sc Accounting at the end of a four-year full time programme. The course is designed to provide intellectual foundation in the theory and practice of accounting to enable students, on graduation, pursue further studies at the post graduate and professional levels.
It is also designed to provide the students with practical orientation and exposure required of high-level accounting personnel in both the private and public sectors that will enable our graduates to contribute to the development of accounting profession and national economic development.
The objectives of the programme are to:
- Produce high-level accounting personnel that can contribute to the development of accounting practice. The product of this programme should be able to design accounting systems to suit changing accounting requirements.
- Improve the students’ ability to learn and to adapt to changing situations; to be creative and to communicate effectively with others.
- Provide efficient intellectual motivation for the academically minded students as a platform to pursue further studies in accounting.
Contribute to the supply of modern academic and professional accountants, conversant with contemporary developments in different areas of accounting, auditing, taxation, financial management, information and communication technology application
Accounting skills are widely valued by a variety of employers as there is no organization where an accountant is not needed. Job roles for accountants include
- Business Analyst
- HR Manager
- Marketing Executive
- Production Manager
- Auditor etc.