Gain Accounting and Finance demanded Skills at BERJAYA University CollegeJanuary 9, 2023 | Campus News
Master new skills needed to assist organisations in planning their business strategy.
The advancement of technology and the focus on corporate social responsibility are two pertinent factors that shape the future of the accounting and finance industry. With these changes, there is a great talent demand for new skills to avert risks and cyber threats. The newly demanded skills such as the power of critical enquiry, logical thought, creative thinking and independent judgment are critical for future accounting and finance professionals. These professionals must master the new skills to assist organisations in the planning of sustainability and growth in their future business strategy.
If you are interested in pursuing a career in accounting and finance and gaining these demanded skills, the 3-year Bachelor in Accounting and Finance (Hons) offered at Berjaya University College (BERJAYA UC) is just the right programme for you.
BERJAYA UC Bachelor in Accounting and Finance (Hons) is a well-structured programme comprising an industry experts input curriculum. The aim is to provide students with the appropriate knowledge and skills to manage effectively up to the management level before pursuing a higher level of financial reporting.
The accounting and finance degree addresses various key accounting techniques and practices with an emphasis on making today’s informed business decisions. Essential topics covered in the programme are financial accounting and reporting, cost and managerial accounting, audit and assurance, taxation, corporate finance, financial planning and wealth management, corporate restructuring and mergers and acquisitions.
The programme offers 16 weeks of internship experience with professional opportunities and personal growth. Students will be exposed to the real accountants’ world where their knowledge and skills are put into practice. Internship experience for BERJAYA UC accounting and finance students is often with reputable public audit firms as this will give an in-depth experience and exposure to various financial records of different industries.
For those aspiring to become accountancy professionals, a Berjaya UC accounting and finance degree offer graduates maximum exemptions for accounting professional accounting qualifications. Currently, the degree allows graduates to seek exemptions and qualify themselves as professional accountants by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and CPA Australia.
Additionally, high-achieving accounting and finance students will be allowed to sit for the CIMA A-Star Programme as students will only need to take the final paper of CIMA Strategic Case Study to become a Chartered Global Management Accountant (‘CGMA’) designation holder.
In the September 2019 sitting, one of our graduates Chow Yee Mei was awarded Top 50 in the CIMA A-Star programme and ranked no. 33 in the world ranking.
The Alumni record shows that BERJAYA UC accounting and finance graduates are able to gain employment within six months of graduation, with many gaining employment at Big 4 accounting firms or mid-tier international firms.
Enrol today for a flourishing career in the complex world of accounting and finance.
Other programmes offered under Berjaya UC's Faculty of Business are:
- Foundation in Commerce
- Diploma in Business Management
- Diploma in Retail Management
- Bachelor in Accounting and Finance (Hons)
- Bachelor of Business Management (Hons)
- Bachelor of Retail Management (Hons)
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
For more information, visit www.berjaya.edu.my .