Cavendish Uganda

Master of Business Administration - Accounting & Finance

The backbone of any institution is its bookkeepers. They make financial decisions and steer the organization towards security, stability, and profitability. And it’s not just about making the numbers add up. It’s also about smart fiscal thinking. Acquire the skills and commercial acumen to lead your team to the next level.

This Program is a specialization taught under the Master’s qualification in Business that emphasizes accounting and finance skills, competencies and knowledge required by the industry as necessary for successful strategic business management within a global economy.

The programme will improve students’ ability to translate business knowledge into concrete actions suitable for the business environment.

Course Overview

Career objective

The MBA seeks to develop students into leaders ready to tackle the accounting and finance challenges of today's global business environment. This is accomplished through the following learning goals and objectives:

  • To Integrate experience and experiential learning
  • To analyse social, legal and ethical responsibilities of organizations and society of global business practice.
  • To demonstrate ability of employing effective cross cultural communication and commonalities of global environment on business
  • To develop Strategic and innovative thinking skills to enable effective decision-making and problem solving.
  • To integrate functional business knowledge of marketing, operations, information technology, finance, accounting, statistics and quantitative analysis

Program structure

Stage 1Term 1
Course CodeCourse Name
MBA 710 Management Theory and Practice
MBA 711 Financial Management
MBA712 Marketing Management
MBA 713 Managing Operations and Projects
MBA 714 Management Research: Presentations and Projects
Stage 1Term 2
Course CodeCourse Name
MBA 720 Human Resource Planning and Development
MBA 721 Strategic Management
MBA 722 Corporate Finance
MBA 725 Financial Reporting and Analysis
RSC 002 Research Methodology
Stage 2Term 1
Course CodeCourse Name
MBA 810 Financial Markets
MBA 811 Quantitative Methods
MBA 815 Managerial Accounting
MBA 813 Business Ethics
MBA 814 Auditing
Stage 2Term 2
Course CodeCourse Name
MBA 820 Dissertation

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