The Executive MBA in Public Sector Accounting programme is structured under the philosophy that incomes or revenues and expenditures of government are critical to the economy and overall wellbeing of the citizenry and therefore must be accounted for. Government is the major employer of labor. In addition, the government is responsible for carrying out extensive infrastructural development of facilities. The Executive MBA Public Sector Accounting is designed to sharpen the skills of employees in Senior Management Positions in Government and Public Sector establishments. It exposes students to various aspects of accounting in the Public Sector in line with pronouncements of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) especially in relation to the new Accrual Basis Accounting for Public Sector Entities.
The MBA programme in Public Sector Accounting trains students to fill middle and senior-level management positions in government organizations as well as private sector establishments such as banks. With their education and training, they can work as professional consultants or set up their own businesses since the programme also emphasizes self-employment and consultancy.
- Managerial Economics
- Strategic Management and Planning
- Accounting Practice
- Business Communication
- Finance Management
- Marketing Process and Practice
- Business Ethics
- Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility
- Business Law
- Leadership in Business Organizations
- Seminar on Human Resource Management
- Research Methodology
Third Semester (Seminar)
During the third semester, MBA students who specialize in Public Sector Accounting will make the following seminar presentations as final coursework:
Seminar Presentations in Logistics and Operation of Public Sector
Seminar Presentations in Sustainability Public Sector
Seminar Presentations in Global Public Sector Establishment
Seminar Presentations in Government Budgeting
Seminar Presentations in Government Financial Regulations.
- Lectures 10
- Quizzes 0
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 65
- Assessments Yes
Economics and Decision-Making Process; Understanding the Micro and Macro Environment of Business (specifically the Macroeconomic Variables); Demand and Supply; Types of Market Models; Theory of Games
Strategic Management and Planning
Concept of Management and Planning; Principles of Strategic Management; Professionalism in Management; issues in strategic planning.
Understanding the principles of business ethics; Types of Business Ethics; Corporate Culture; Decision-Making; Data Privacy; Ethical Due Diligence; Trust.
Core Topics in Accounting Practice; Core Topics in Management Accounting Practice; Core Topics in Auditing; Core Topics in Accounting Theory and Corporate Reporting.
Money and its Relevance to Business and the Economy; Sources of Business Finance; Bank Lending and its Implications for Business; Aspects of Financial Management/Corporate Finance; Monetary and Fiscal Policies
Marketing Process and Practice
General Marketing Principles, Marketing Communications Systems; Consumer and Buyer Behaviour Analysis; Professionalism in Marketing Practice; Ethical Issues in Marketing.
Understanding important topics in business communication; Business meetings; Social Media; Corporate Emails; Business Letters; Blog Communication
Topics in Business Law; Contracts; The law of Corporations and the other Business Organizations; Security Law; Intellectual Property; Antitrust; Commercial Paper; Pension and Benefits; Secured Transactions; Trust and Estates; The Legal Environment of Business.
Application of Scientific Methods in the Study and Analysis of Business Activities; Research Designs; Data Collection Methods; Sampling Techniques; Data Analysis Methods, Measurement Scales; Interpretation and Presentation of Business Research Results; Applications of Research in Business Problem-Solving.