Certificate in Accountancy

Minimum Entry Requirements
The minimum entry requirement to the Certificate in Accountancy is:

1. Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least 3 passes

2. Qualifications equivalent to Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) as shall be determined by the National Council in consultation with the Uganda National Examinations Board

Duration of the Program
The minimum period to complete the Certificate in Accountancy is two years.

Year One Semester One

Code Name

LH

PH

CH

CU

CA 1101 Principles of Accounts

50

50

75

5

CA 1102 Business Calculations

40

40

60

4

CA 1103 Principles of Economics

50

20

60

4

CA 1104 Basic Communication Skills

40

40

60

4

CA 1105 Office Practice

45

30

60

4

CA 1106 Computer Applications I

20

50

45

3

CA 1107 Accounting Project I

10

130

75

5

Total

255

360

435

29

Year One Semester Two

Code Name

LH

PH

CH

CU

CA 1201 Financial Accounting

50

50

75

5

CA 1202 Basic Statistics

40

40

60

4

CA 1203 Principles of Cost Accounting

50

20

60

4

CA 1204 General Principles of Law

50

20

60

4

CA 1205 Computer Applications II

20

50

45

3

CA 1206 Accounting Project II

10

130

75

5

CA 1207 Fieldwork

10

130

75

5

Total

230

440

450

30

Program Load

To qualify for the award of the Certificate in Accountancy, a candidate must obtain 59 credit units distributed as follows:

Semester One 29
Semester Two 30
Total 59