Bachelor of Management Honours in Accounting

Entry Requirements

  • Three (03) passes at GCE Advanced Level examination
    Equivalent qualification for international students

8 (4 Years)

The Bachelor of Management Honours in Accounting degree at KIU is for those who would like to build their career in the field of accounting and finance. This four-year degree awarded by KIU equips you for a successful career in the accounting profession in financial sector both locally and internationally.

The curriculum of this degree program has been designed in accordance with the Bachelor of Management Honours in Accounting curricula of other Sri Lankan universities and it complies with global standards for degree level management education. This degree program provides students with knowledge, skills, attitudes and training in the fields of accounting, auditing, taxation, financial analysis, working capital management, investment analysis, portfolio management and many more. We are facilitating an industrial placement in leading companies which will expose you to valuable industry and research experience. This accounting degree program is conducted in the English medium and covers 120 credits of academic exposure.


Year One

Semester One

  • Management Principles and Practices
  • Business & Environment
  • Business Mathematics
  • Micro Economics

Semester Two

  • Elements of Sociology and Psychology
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Macro Economics
  • Business Communication
  • Business Statistics

Year Two

Semester Three

  • Management Information System
  • Management Accounting
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resources Management

Semester Four

  • Organization Theory
  • Financial Management
  • Commercial and Industrial Law
  • Taxation
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibilities
  • Accounting Information System (Elective)

Year Three

Semester Five

  • Auditing
  • Computer Based Business Statistics
  • Personality Development
  • Entrepreneurship and SME
  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Advance Financial Accounting & Reporting (Elective)

Semester Six

  • Industrial Training
  • Strategic Management
  • Conflict Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Accounting and Finance Modeling (Elective)
  • Cooperate Governance, Risks and Ethics (Elective)

Year Four

Semester Seven

  • Research Methods and Academic Writing
  • Culture and Management
  • Working Capital Management
  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Financial Reporting and Regulations
  • Business Valuation Theory and Application (Elective)

Semester Eight

  • Research Project
  • Operation Management
  • Computer Based Accounting
  • Forensic Accounting (Elective)

The Faculty of Management, KIU consists of three academic departments that offer unique undergraduate degree programmes in Marketing Management, Human Resources Management and Accounting disciplines. The degree programmes have been designed in the aim of producing academically and professionally competent personnel to take up managerial positions in organizations, create an entrepreneurial culture, and broaden the horizon of knowledge pertaining to the discipline of Commerce & Management.