The MS (Accounting and Finance) program is designed to provide students with a rigorous academic grounding in their area of Accounting and Finance and the skills required to undertake original research that contribute significantly to knowledge. The program prepares graduates, who can analyze and evaluate financial information for efficient decision. This program emphasizes qualitative and empirical approach to deal with trade-off problems in financial decision making. Student not only study financial theory and corporate policies but also get opportunity to link finance with technology through course based on financial modeling and analytics. Students also learn empirical, methodological and theoretical skills required to conduct original research that creates profound insights and that answers interesting and relevant research questions

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • a) A minimum of 16 years of education in relevant field (BBA/ BS Accounting & Finance/BS Economics and Finance, MBA or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2.00/4.00 CGPA or 50% marks
  • Admission Test / HEC Approved Test

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

A student admitted in this program will have to complete the degree requirements by following any one of the options given below:

AREA Cr. Hrs.
24 Cr. Hrs. Course Work and 06 Cr. Hrs. Thesis 30
Course work only (10 Courses) 30

DURATION

This is normally a two years program comprising of 4 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The maximum duration to complete MS in Management Sciences is 4 years.

CGPA REQUIREMENT

A student is required to earn a minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA on the completion of his degree requirements.

Core Courses

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Advance Research Methods MAF6003 3
Management Decision and Control MAF6013 3
Advance Corporate Reporting MAF6023 3
Strategic Finance MAF6033 3

Elective Courses (12 Cr. Hrs.)

Students are required to take 12 Cr. Hrs. from the list of elective courses given below:

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Advance Portfolio Management MAF6103 3
Case Studies in Corporate Finance MAF6113 3
Financial Risk Management MAF6123 3
Behavioral Finance MAF6133 3
Financial Modeling MAF6143 3
Financial Analytics MAF6153 3
Financial Reporting Analysis MAF6203 3
Issues in Financial Reporting MAF6213 3
Advanced Cost Management MAF6223 3
Advanced Corporate Taxation MAF6233 3
Forensic Accounting MAF6243 3
Research Methods for Accounting and Finance MAF6303 3

Research Thesis

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Research Thesis RCH6056 6