Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and Financial Management (Double Major) - Africa International University |

4 years
On Campus


Course Overview

This Bachelor Degree is a four-year programme designed to equip learners with the necessary skills and practical knowledge to work successfully in any organisation. Distinctively, this on-campus programme offers a double major in Accounting and Financial Management, built on a strong Christian foundation as the basis of theory generation and critique. The intended graduates from this programme will emerge with strong leadership and managerial skills, as well as the ethical integrity and professional behaviour that will enhance their employability in their chosen business field. 

The career prospects in finance and its interdisciplinary domains including Banking, Stock Broking and Economics are extremely bright, allowing successful graduates to climb to high-standing and well-paid positions in both public and private organisations. In addition, given the ever-changing global scenario in the realm of economic activity, this path will offer you endless opportunities to grow and learn. If this sounds like the right job for you, this course is designed to develop your business acumen, financial literacy, and analytical skills so you will be well-prepared for a thriving career upon graduation. 

Upon completion of this course students will receive a Bachelor in Accounting and Financial Management (Double Major). 

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this programme, students will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge and understanding of the relevant principles required to practice in a dynamic and competitive business environment. 
  • Search for, locate, and assess accounting information to best align business processes, strategies, and internal capabilities with external opportunities. 
  • Draw upon relevant principles, perspectives, and theories to inform professional values, practices, and ethics. 
  • Communicate professionally and effectively with a range of audiences, for a variety of purposes, using appropriate communication tools.
  • Recognise and apply future-focused, socially and environmentally responsible business principles to generate sustainable economic value.
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Certification obtained

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and Financial Management 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This programme will give students the skills and knowledge they need to enter careers such as: 

  • Chartered Accountant 
  • Business Advisor
  • Actuarial Analyst 
  • Stockbroker 

Student Testimonial

"For anyone searching not only for academic excellency, but also character development, AIU is the place to be. God bless, expand, and prosper AIU.' Zipporah Muthiani 


On Campus, 4 years, January 2020


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When do I start?

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Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students must have either: 

  • KCSE C+ or above 
  • A relevant diploma from an institution recognised by the University Senate

How do I apply?

To apply for this programme, students must provide: 

  • A complete application form, along with a non-refundable application fee of 1500 KES. 
  • 2 recent passport photographs with their full name written on the reverse side of the pictures. 
  • Copies of secondary and post-secondary certificates and transcripts, including leaving certificates. 
  • A copy of National ID Card/Birth Certificate/Passport Bio-Data Page

Payment options

The fee for this course is 65,025 KES per semester.

At AIU, we make it easier for you to settle your fees by offering the following methods of payment:

  • Payments can be made by banker's cheque, payable to Africa International University. Please note that the university DOES NOT accept personal cheques. 
  • The university WILL NOT accept any case payments. Cash should be deposited in one of our bank accounts and the banking slip presented for issuance of a University receipt to the finance office. Kindly ensure the correct capturing of your name and registration number on the banking slip. 

Detailed course information

This programme is taken on campus at Africa International University. The course outline is as follows:

Year 1 
  • Bible Interpretation and Study Methods
  • Library Research and Information Competency 
  • Principles of Management
  • Essentials of Information and Communications Technology
  • Financial Accounting I
  • Principles Of Microeconomics
  • Business Statistics
  • English Writing and Communication
  • Business Finance
  • Financial Accounting 11Intermediate Financial Accounting 11
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Foundations of Life and Mission
  • Business Law and Governance
  • Auditing Assurance and Services

Year 2 
  • Fundamentals of Financial Management
  • Money and Banking Theory
  • Cost Management
  • Essentials of Taxation
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting I
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Psychology, Human Behaviour
  • Environment, Development & Stewardship
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • Quantitative Techniques & Methods
  • Financial Institution & Markets
  • Accounting for Cooperatives
  • Public Finance & Fiscal Policy
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Introduction to Philosophy

Year 3 
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Investment Analysis
  • Strategic Managerial Accounting
  • Forensic Accounting & Fraud
  • Introduction to Mathematics of Finance
  • Corporate Governance & Accountability
  • Research Methods 
  • Personal Finance & Wealth Management
  • Development Finance
  • Financial Information System
  • Treasury Management
  • Contemporary and Governmental Accounting
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Field Attachment/Internship
  • Comparative Study or Religions

Year 4
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • International Finance
  • Advanced Taxation
  • Financial Accounting Theory
  • Introduction to Financial Econometrics
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Research Project
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Advanced Auditing & Assurance
  • Applied Corporate Finance
  • Sustainability Accounting & Reporting
  • Corporate Accounting Issues
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Contemporary Issues in Finance
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Where and When


Africa International University - AIU

Dagoretti road , Nairobi, Karen, Kenya


Africa International University - AIU

Dagoretti road , Nairobi, Karen, Kenya


Africa International University - AIU

Dagoretti road , Nairobi, Karen, Kenya

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