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Canadian University Dubai Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance
Canadian University Dubai

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

4 Years


Full time

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AED 68,387 / per year



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Do you want to play a critical role in the corporate world? The Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance program will equip you with the detailed knowledge and skills you need before taking up professional roles in this crucial business discipline. Accounting and finance is a dynamic field of study that offers opportunities for professional growth in a wide range of sectors. Finance forms the basis of any commercial venture and financial planning, while accounting remains an essential business function in any organization.

During the program, you will complete a series of challenging courses, which include banking, securities analysis, capital analysis, portfolio management, corporate finance, wealth management, international financial management, management accounting, management/accounting, accounting systems, and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

ACCA accreditation

ACCA is a global body for professional accountants with 219,000 members and 517,000 students in 179 countries, providing one of the most professional, global accounting qualifications in the world. Students who are going to graduate from CUD with a BBA in Accounting and Finance on or after January 1, 2021, and up to December 31, 2025, will receive a total of seven exemptions in the professional ACCA examination papers, particularly those related to applied knowledge and applied skills.

CIMA accreditation

The BBA in Accounting and Finance at CUD is accredited by CIMA, the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants. This means that as a graduate of the program, you can obtain exemptions from eight of the exams that lead to the CIMA Professional Qualification and the global professional designation of Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

Furthermore, you can start your professional accreditation while still studying for your BBA through the special early entry opportunity, which will allow you to sit the Operational Case Study Exam at the end of your second year. As a CUD student, you can register with CIMA at any point during your studies and get access to a wide range of preparatory resources.

CFA Affiliate Program

CUD is also an affiliated university with the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute University Affiliation Program. This affiliation indicates that the curriculum of our BBA in Accounting and Finance program is closely tied to the practice of investment management and is helpful to students preparing for the CFA® Program exams.


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