SLTC

BBM (Hons) in Accounting and Finance

Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) in Accounting and Finance degree programme will enhance your knowledge on how organizations finance their activities and how they keep track of what happens to their money. Our curriculum has been designed to meet the objectives of students who are willing to seek a career in the functional discipline of Accounting and Finance. It aims at creating knowledgeable and skilled graduates with positive attitudes for employment in Accounting and Finance-based positions across multiple sectors. BBM Accounting and Finance Degree holders will be granted exemptions by local and international professional accounting bodies, enabling them to pursue professional careers in Accounting and Finance, whilst holding a sound academic qualification. This is one of the best accounting and finance degrees in Sri Lanka.
DURATION 4 Year(s)
LANGUAGE English
LOCATION
MODE OF STUDY Full - Time
FORMAT In - Person
INTAKE March - September
PROGRAMME LEAD Dr. Damith Gangodawilage
CONTACT DETAILS damithg@sltc.ac.lk

In addition to an in-depth theoretical and a practical understanding of issues in Accounting and Finance, students will also develop important skills in the areas of information technology, and communication, whilst the importance of maintaining high ethical and professional standards will be emphasized.

To graduate with BBM in Accounting and Finance, you need to obtain a minimum of 30 credits of third-year options and along with 30 credits of final-year options (half of your studies) from the accounting and finance subject areas. Students graduating with the SLTC accounting and finance degree in Sri Lanka created top quality accounting professionals in the industry.

Accounting plays a critical role in society and provides a strategic function in all organizations. It’s an integral part of any business, and spreads across different organizational functions in senior management level.

In a Bachelor of Accounting & Finance you’ll discover what makes accounting & Finance so vital to business success, and why it’s more than just a numbers game.

This degree will give you a solid technical skill set across key areas such as information systems, corporate finance, auditing and assurance, financial reporting and data analysis etc. You’ll learn to interpret data and develop insights that will help organizations effectively allocate resources and make better business decisions.

Career Opportunities

This degree will prepare you for a career in professional accountancy, investment banking, investment analysis and management, management consultancy and financial management, and will also create a foundation for advanced academic studies in these professional disciplines. This degree, will help you to question and analyze information, develop arguments, and boost your analytical and communication skills – all of which are valued in management roles in the global employment market.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

  • 3 ordinary passes (S) in approved subjects in any stream at GCE A/L examinations in one sitting, And
  • A minimum mark of 30% for the Common General Paper in the same sitting.

Foreign Student → Equivalent Sri Lankan GCE (A/L)

Total Duration 4 years

1 & 2 years Common Programme which covered overall Management subjects such as Accounting, Finance, Marketing HRM, IT, Business Mathematic & Statistic, Economics, English, Management etc. Further this 2-year Common Programme prepares students for a career that uses basic business education combined with information systems, critical thinking, and structured solution skills.

3 & 4 years Specialized in Accounting & Finance

Internship

Six months in reputed Organization such as DFCC, NDB, JKH, Heleys, MAS Holding, etc.

What Can I Do with This Major? Job Opportunities

We provide you with opportunities to integrate academic learning with workplace experience. Incorporating professional experience in your studies helps you develop employability skills, including communication, teamwork, leadership, negotiation and problem-solving.