Cavendish Uganda

Bachelor of Business Administration - Banking & Finance

Everybody wants to be a banker, because they believe that if you spend all that time around money, some of it will rub off on you. Getting into the bank is easy. Making your way to the top of the financial hierarchy needs skill, ambition, and expertise. A Cavendish University Uganda finance degree is an excellent place to start.

The Bachelor of Business Administration is a three-year, full time, day, evening and weekend programme. It’s an appropriate goal for students who want to acquire extensive skills in business and management. Students are transformed into graduates with a formidable capacity to solve complex business problems with enormous creativity and innovation.

Course Overview

Course objectives

The packaging of the programme is in keeping with Cavendish University Uganda's devotion to offer "British education with a local touch" – enabling its graduates to be well rounded in shaping their business environments to their unique advantage. Students are empowered to possess integrated skills and knowledge in, inter alia, Accounting, Marketing, Procurement and Logistics Management, Human Resource Management, Business Computing, Commerce, Banking and Finance. Degree classes are scheduled for daytime, evening and weekend programmes to allow students to either further their education while maintaining current employment or study full-time.

The BBA programme is designed to enable the student to:

  • Acquire knowledge of the nature and structure of the modern business organisation, the nature of enterprise, the role of profit and the critical managerial functions that contribute to the total operation of a business.
  • Acquire knowledge, understanding and skills necessary for the planning and development of an organisation's human resources (HR); and how they contribute to organisational objectives and requirements.
  • Understand and discuss the major decisions areas and the important concepts used in financial accounting and management.
  • Internalise the principal concepts, frameworks and techniques of strategic management as a backbone for generating options for strategic business judgment.
  • Acquire sufficient capacity to satisfy strategic planning needs of enterprises to achieve their marketing objectives.
  • Understand micro and macro-economic principles and theories and apply them to solve complex real life situations.

Program structure

COURSE CODECOURSE NAME
YEAR ISEMESTER I
BBA 113 Business administration
BBA 112 Micro economics
BMC 111 Business communication skills
BIT 110 Information systems and technologies
BBA 115 Financial Accounting
BBA 116 Business Statistics
YEAR ISEMESTER II
BBA 121 Cost Accounting and Budgeting
BBA 122 Quantitative Methods for Business
BBA 123 Business Environment
BBA 124 Principles of Marketing
BBA 125 Business Law
BDA 126 Macroeconomics
BBA 127 English II
YEAR IISEMESTER I
BBF 211 Financial reporting and analysis
BBF 212 Banking operations
BBA 213 Entrepreneurship skills development
BAC 215 Advanced accounting I
BBF 214 International finance: theory and practice
BBA 215 Human resource management
YEAR IISEMESTER II
BBA 221 Auditing I
BBA 223 Taxation I
BBA 317 Taxation II
BBF 225 Regulatory framework
BBA 225 International business
BRSC 001 Research methodology
BBF 226 Banking law
YEAR IIISEMESTER I
BBF 315 Corporate and merchant banking
BBF 316 Public finance
BAC 316 Computerized accounting
BBA 314 Investment analysis
BBA 313 Operations management
BBF 311 Banking technologies and systems mgt
YEAR IIISEMESTER II
BBA 321 Auditing II
BBA 322 Strategic Management
BBA 324 Managing Change in Organizations
BBA 325 Business Ethics
BSF 323 Treasury Management
BBA 326 Research Project

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