Colleges and Universities Offering Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting in Botswana

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting()
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Thе Bachеlor of Commеrcе in Accounting program еquips studеnts with a solid foundation in accounting principlеs, financial managеmеnt, taxation, auditing and businеss law. This rigorous program aims to dеvеlop studеnts' analytical, problеm-solving, and critical thinking skills, еssеntial for a succеssful carееr in thе accounting fiеld. Graduatеs of this program possеss a dееp undеrstanding of financial rеporting, budgеting and financial analysis.

Thеy arе еquippеd to еxcеl in various carееr opportunitiеs, including:
1. Cеrtifiеd Public Accountant (CPA)
2. Financial Analyst
3. Tax Consultant
4. Auditor
5. Budgеt Analyst
6. Invеstmеnt Bankеr
7. Financial Managеr
8. Managеmеnt Accountant
9. Forеnsic Accountant
10. Intеrnal Auditor
11. Compliancе Officеr
12. Financial Consultant
13. Bookkееpеr
14. Payroll Administrator
15. Entrеprеnеurial pursuits

Institutions Offering Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

  • Gaborone University College of Law and Professional Studies GUC Gaborone University College of Law and Professional Studies GUC, Gaborone  

    Course Structure:

    Year 1 - Semester 1
    ACC100 Accounting Concepts, Principles & Procedures
    BM101 Principles of Management
    EC101 Microeconomics
    IIT101 Introduction of Information technology
    CS101 Communication Skills

    Year 1 - Semester 2
    ACC101 Financial Accounting IA
    ACC103 Cost and management Accounting
    BS102 Business Statistics
    MEC102 Macroeconomics
    ACC102 Accounting Systems in a Computer Environment

    Year 2 - Semester 1
    ACC200 Financial Accounting IB
    ACC201 tax Law and Practice
    BL102 Business Law
    QM201 Quantitative Methods
    ACC202 Introduction to Auditing Theory & Practice

    Year 2 - Semester 2
    ACC203 Financial Accounting IIA
    ACC204 Accounting Information Systems
    BM200 Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
    ACC205 Finacial Management
    HRM202 Human Resources Management

    Year 3 - Semester 1
    ACC300 Financial Accounting IIB
    ACC301 Managerial Accounting
    ACC302 Corporate Law
    ACC303 Financial Institution & Markets
    BM300 Business Research Methods

    Year 3 - Semester 2
    PSC301 Academic Supervisor’s Report
    PSC302 Work Related Learning Report
    PSC303 Employer’s Assessment Report

    Year 4 - Semester 1
    ACC400 Financial Accounting III
    ACC401 Public Sector Accounting and Finance
    ACC402 Corporate Finance
    PR401 Public Relations

    Year 4 - Level 1 Semester 2
    ACC403 Accounting Theory
    ACC404 Financial Risk Management
    SM402 Strategic Management
    PSC402 Dissertation
  • London College of International Business Studies LCIBS Botswana Campus London College of International Business Studies LCIBS Botswana Campus, Gaborone  
    Course entry requirements:
    Applicants will be admitted to this qualification based on one of the following minimum benchmark qualifications:
    (i) Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) with 36 points and above including English language or equivalent.
    (ii) An appropriate Further Education and Training Certificate such as LCCI (Marketing Management) or equivalent.
    (iii) Any relevant qualification at NCQF Levels 5 or 6 may render the candidate eligible for exemptions or credit transfer in accordance with applicable University policies.

    In addition to the above admission criteria, the following will also be considered:
    -Relevant experience in the business sector
    -Employment experience
    -Prior learning

    Course duration: 3 years

    Mode of study: Full time
  • BA ISAGO University BA ISAGO University, Gaborone  
    Programme Duration : 4 Years

    Entry Requirements

    -Candidates must have obtained at least five (5) Credits at BGCSE (or equivalent) including a credit in Mathematics, Accounting, Business Studies or Commerce AND a pass in English language.


    -Candidates must have completed a relevant Diploma in Accounting or its equivalent.


    -Special Entry :Candidates who do not have the minimum academic qualifications stated above but have a minimum of five years relevant work experience will be considered upon satisfying the requirements of the Academic Affairs Board.
  • Botho University Botho University, Gaborone  
    Admissions Requirements:
    1) Applicants are expected to have successfully completed secondary schooling. The typical entry requirement is BGCSE or IGCSE (in Botswana), LGCSE (in Lesotho) or other equivalent secondary school qualification.
    2) BGCSE/equivalent with minimum Pass (D) in 5 subjects including English and minimum Credit (C) in Mathematics.
    3) Applicants in possession of a Diploma or Higher Diploma in related field may be given exemptions based on the credit point equivalency

    Course Duration: 4 years

    Mode of Study: Full time
  • ABM University College ABM University College, Gaborone  

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