Bachelor of in Business Administration in Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting ( BBA in Accounting program ) at ALDAR University College will provide students with skills and competencies in the areas of accountancy. It will prepare students to apply the core concepts of accounting in the fields of Financial Accounting, Financial Analysis, Auditing and Attestation as well as Managerial Accounting.

Career Opportunities:

Bachelor of Business Administration  in Accounting ( BBA in Accounting program ) is designed to enable students to qualify for managerial level positions and have competency to take up professional responsibilities to assess financial health of a company, assess risks and audit financial statements.  This program is intended for students who desire to target jobs in the fields of:

Accounting, Auditing, Bookkeeping and Payrolls.

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting ( BBA in Accounting program ) will equip the students’ with skills and competencies in the areas of accountancy. It prepares graduates to take up professional responsibilities in the fields of financial accountancy, financial analyst, auditing, credit and risk analysis and also as consultant in financial matters.

Accounting services are critical to the success of any organization. A strong foundation of accounting principles guides businesses to create, analyze and manage financial records to enable effective decision making in present and planning for sustainability in the future which is the focal point of Bachelor of Business Administration program in Accounting.

BBA in Accounting is designed to enable students to qualify for managerial level positions having competency to prepare and analyse company's financial statements. It will prepare the students to apply the core concepts to assess financial health of a company, assess risks and audit the cash flows . BBA in Accounting program is intended for students who desire to target jobs in the fields of Accounting, Auditing, Bookkeeping, Payrolls in government or private sector organizations.

In additional to general and core courses the students will study the following compulsory and elective courses in Bachelor Degree of Business Administration (Accounting) program:

    1. Intermediate Accounting I
    2. Intermediate Accounting II
    3. Auditing I
    4. Auditing II
    5. Accounting Information Systems
    6. Internship

Hold a UAE High School Certificate or its equivalent ( Pass )
Original High school certificate for the 12th grade with average minimum of 60% or its
equivalent (Pass)
For Students holding American Secondary Degree (High School Diploma) or The International/French Baccalaureate:
  • Must have completed 12 years of studies upon obtaining the High School Certificate
  • Submit a certified copy of grades 10, 11, and 12 transcript certificates
  • Must have completed at least (6) courses successfully within at least four of the following study areas: Mathematics, Sciences, Social Studies, and languages
For Students holding a British Secondary Certificate (IGCSE, GCSE, GCE):
  • A total of 7 O-Level or GCSE/IGCSE subjects are required or alternatively, a combination of O-Level and AS/A-Levels, provided that the subjects cover at least four of the following fields: Math, Science, Languages, Humanities and Social Sciences and/or Arts and Design.
  • The minimum required grades for the above accepted subjects are “C” for the O level, “D” for AS level, and “E” for the A level.
High school average for the 12th grade of minimum 70%
Have succeeded in advanced math and Physics (level 3)
One of the Following English Proficiency Requirements(Applies for all levels Above)
TOFEL IBT: Score 61TOFEL ITP: Score 500IELTS (Academic) Score: 5.0
Pearson Score: between 36 to 44EMSAT Score:  1100Cambridge (Advanced) Score: 41
Documents Required to Apply
Application Form, completed and signed by the applicant;
A non-refundable application fee of AED 400;
Original High School Certificate or Equivalent
IELTS/TOEFL (or equivalent) score certificate in original
Official Academic Transcripts and Course Description
Four Passport size photographs
Copy of Passport, Visa Page and Emirates ID Card
CNo objection letter from NATIONAL MILITARY SERVICE for UAE Nationals

Bachelor of Business Administration Program : 4 Major Learning Blocks
Learning BlocksCredit Hours
General Education30 Credit Hours
Business Core69 Credit Hours
Concentration Electives06 Credit Hours
Concentration Courses18 Credit Hours
Total123 Credit Hours
General Education Courses
SNCourseIDCourseTitleCreditHours
1GED101Computer Applications3
2GED102English Writing Skills3
3GED103Advanced English Writing Skills3
4GED104Islamic Culture3
5GED 105Environmental Studies3
6GED 106Business Mathematics3
7GED 107UAE Society & Culture3
8GED 108Introduction to Arts3
9GED 109Critical Thinking3
10GED 110Innovation and Entrepreneurship3
Business Core
SNCourse IDCourse TitleCredit Hours
1ECON 201Microeconomics3
2BULW 305Business Law3
3ECON 204Macroeconomics3
4STAT 201Business Statistics3
5BUSN 203Business Communication3
6MGMT 208Principles of Management3
7MKTG 201Principles of Marketing3
8RESM 202Research Methodology3
9ORGB 309Organizational Behavior3
10ECON 206The Global Economy3
11ACCT 202Introduction to Financial Accounting3
12ECON 207The GCC Economies3
13FINA 204Financial Management3
14ACCT 203Managerial Accounting3
15MGMT 308International Business3
16MGMT 307Operations Management3
17MGMT 403Leadership3
18MGMT 209Career Preparation and Planning3
19MGMT 404Management of Change3
20MGMT 401Project Management3
21STRT 405Strategic Management3
22MISM 402Management Information Systems3
23ETIC 306Business Ethics3
Electives ... 2 courses (6 Credit Hours)
Electives consist of two courses to be chosen from any concentration other than the student’s chosen field.
SNCourse IDCourse TitleCredit Hours
1-Free Elective 13
2-Free Elective 23
Accounting  Concentration ... ( 6 Courses ) 18 Credit Hours
SNCourse IDCourse Title 
1ACCT 401Intermediate Accounting I3
2ACCT 402Intermediate Accounting II3
3ACCT 403Auditing I3
4ACCT 404Auditing II3
5ACCT 405Accounting Information Systems3
6INT 406Internship3