Diploma in Accounting


The Diploma in Accountancy (DIA) is an undergraduate academic program that leverages on a unique learning opportunity in the combined disciplines of Law, Finance and management. Students pursuing the program will be exposed to both the rich tradition and rigour of the accounting and audit, as well as to the state-of-the-art technologies used in the fields of economics, management, marketing, finance and insurance. As such, graduates of the program are expected to be competent to handle not only the everyday accounting transnational matters but as well to assist the accountant in managing accounting reports.

G.C.E / London / Edexcel O/L

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Semester 1

  • Micro Economics
  • Managerial Mathematics
  • Financial Accounting I
  • Introduction to Cost Accounting

Semester 2

  • Financial Accounting II
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Macro Economics
  • Financial Accounting III


Semester 3

  • Basic Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Taxation I
  • Financial Statement Aanalysis

Semester 4

  • Auditing
  • Financial Accounting 4
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Taxation II

Full time: 16 months
Part time: 20 months

February / May / September

Four months industrial placement upon successful completion.

Students will find ample opportunity in not only availing themselves to the traditional careers in accounting and audit practice, government services, administrative and diplomatic services, academia, and industry, commerce and finance but as well career as an internationally recognized professional in accounting and audit. Students will qualify for careers as an accounts assistant, tax assistant, assistant financial controllers, bankers and financial planners. Accounting students are prepared to assume responsibility, in assisting the managerial positions in accounting or finance.

12 to 24 months of further study to complete the Bachelor (Hons) Degree in Accounting / Finance at Management & Science University – Malaysia / Colombo or at over 40 leading universities worldwide.

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