BS (Hons) Accounting and Finance is a four-year degree program, which has intense Accounting and Finance Syllabus. The courses are designed keeping in view the needs of market and requirements of Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. There are 126 credit hours of the study program. The program is a mix of strong Accounting and Finance conceptual framework and soft skills needed to excel in these areas. This program also improves technical and interpersonal skills of students. The areas of emphasis are Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Auditing, Taxation, Corporate and Commercial Laws, Finance, and Investments.
Syllabus coverage of the courses allows the students not only to attain the BS (Hons.) degree but also to attempt ACCA (UK) papers, within the four years. At the end of this time period, a candidate may become a graduate and a professional qualification holder. ACCA offers exemption of first 9 papers to the graduates of UCP, BS (Hons) Accounting and Finance Program. This is the first degree in Pakistan provided by the University of Central Punjab that has been awarded with exemption of 9 papers of ACCA (UK). Under ‘Accelerate’ program ACCA exempts Registration Fee, First Annual Fee,and Exemption Fee of the 9 courses to the graduates
of BS Accounting and Finance. To complete ACCA qualification graduates just have to pass last 5 papers of ACCA.
This program has two semesters every year and there are total 8 semesters.