MSc Banking And Finance

MSc Banking And Finance

If you are highly motivated, intelligent, career-oriented, dedicated and ambitious person who wish to pursue your career in Banking, our BS Banking and Finance (Hons) programme is designed for you.

The degree provides students with a strong foundation in quantitative, economic, accounting and finance subjects. The finance units provide students with an understanding of the way in which financial intermediaries and institutions operate and structure and functioning of financial markets. Students will learn about the pricing of financial assets and why and how corporations choose and issue various types of assets.

The banking units provide information on precisely how financial intermediaries operate, both on a domestic level and in the international arena. The degree allows students to choose optional units in related areas which complement the core units to give well rounded coverage of the major issues of modern financial theory and practice.

Each degree programme requires 84 credits (27 courses) of which 12 credits (four courses) are covered in zero semester. Suggested concentrations within the degree include information systems, audit, taxation, financial accounting, communication, laws, marketing and management.

Through these programme, you will experience an integrative learning environment unlike any other-one that is aimed to add tremendous value and help you to pursue highly successful career in banking sector.

Stand out in the crowd and become a graduate of a top-ranked Institute and Pakistan’s premier School of Accountancy & Finance-the kind of graduate that organizations demand when they hire LEADERS- not employees.

Mission Statement

The mission of the BRAINS School of Accountancy and Finance (BSAF) is to become recognized globally as top-tier institution within our chosen strategic focus.

Vision Statement

As we make strategic decisions in the BSAF, we aspire to see our investment pay off in the lives of our students. When our students graduate, they will be prepared to add immediate value to the organizations where they work and be prepared for increasing leadership roles in the organizations and communities where they choose to serve.

Program Objective

A strong commitment to ethical leadership A sense of purpose and place engendered by their global vision An ability to create and leverage value through their understanding of entrepreneurial processes A mastery of applied and conceptual analytical frameworks

PURPOSE

Our purpose is to be a career accelerator for our students and an engine of growth for our communities, the nation and the world. The banking units provide information on precisely how financial intermediaries operate, both on a domestic level and in the international arena.

Eligibility

Professional Accountancy members/Students with BSc/BA/B.Com/BBa or equivalent degree from a Chartered University with a minimum of 2nd division.

Duration
MSc. Banking & Finance 2 Years consisting of 4 half yearly semesters with 84 credit hours.
COURSE CODE

COURES NAME 

 Credit Hours

SEMESTER 0

ECO 511

Introduction to Economics

03

MAT 511

Quantitative Method

03

LAW 511

Corporate and Business Law

03

ACC 511

Recording financial Transaction

03

 

 SEMESTER 1

 

ACC 521

Principles of financial Accounting

03

FIN 521

Business and Finance

03

CSC 521

Information System

03

FIN 522

Understanding and Managing Finance Role

03

RES 521

Advance Research Methodology

03

ACC 522

Cost Accounting

03

 

 SEMESTER 2

 

CGL 531

Corporate Governance and Law

03

BKG 531

Retail Banking Product & Process

03

BKG 532

Regulatory Environment & Banking Practice

03

ACC532

Financial Reporting

03

BKG 533

Financial Product & Services

03

FIN 539

Advanced Financial Management

03

 

 SEMESTER 3

 

BKG 541

Customer Service Skills

03

BKG 542

Insurance & Risk Management

03

COM 541

Managerial Communication

03

SPA 801

Specialization I

03

SPA 801

Specialization II

03

FIN 601

Corporate Finance

03

 

 SEMESTER 4

 

MGT 551

Strategic Business Management

03

MGT 551

Strategic Business Management

03

SPA 803

Specialization III

03

SPA 804

Specialization IV

03

MGT 670

Dissertation/Thesis

06


Total Credit Hours:

Commerce 72

Non Commerce 84

 

Specializations:

Banking

Finance

Risk Management