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Tuition Fees:$677 /year
Applications Begin:January 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Business Studies (Banking and Finance)
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Business School
Campus:Main Campus
Specialisations:Banking and Finance
Application Deadline: August 2020
Programme Overview

The Bachelor of Arts Business Studies, Banking and Finance programme provides specialist in-depth understanding of core areas in economics, banking and finance.

The programme prepares students to work in various roles in financial markets and institutions.

The BA Business Studies, Banking and Finance programme also provides a solid foundation for postgraduate study or further qualification with professional bodies e.g. Chartered Institute of Bankers.

Benefits of this Course:
A Bachelor’s degree in Business Studies teaches you on how to manage and run businesses. Topics such as Strategic Management, Financial Management, Management Accounting, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Business Mathematics and Statistics, Banking, Commercial Law, Information Technology among others will be taught along the way. In the end, you’ll learn the ropes of how to become a successful business person.

Your passion may be dancing, creating computer programmes, or playing basketball. Whatever your skill set and interests, there’s a business side to the equation! Think about it — business is part of the language we use when we talk about the entertainment industry, project financing, and sports marketing. Everything has a “business” side to it — every industry needs accountants, marketers, managers, financial analysts, and technology support staff … in other words, business majors!

Study Options:
– Regular
– Evening
– Weekend

Curriculum

Courses Offered Include:
– Money & Banking
– Credit Management
– Commercial Banking
– E-banking
– Micro Finance
– International Finance
– Corporate Finance
– Principles of Insurance

Admission Requirements

Eligibility
WASSCE & SSSCE
Candidates must have six credits (A1-C6) in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science (Biology or Agricultural Science for Nigerian applicants) or Social Studies, and three elective subjects, making an aggregate of no more than 36. For SSSCE, candidates must have six credits (A-D) in the three Core Subjects and three electives, making an aggregate of no more than 24.

Mature Students
Candidates must be at least 25 years old and must write and pass an entrance examination in English, Mathematics, IT and General Business. They may also be required to attend an interview.

Others
Applicants with GCE, ICGSE, GBCE, ABCE, Baccalaureate, Professional Courses (ICA, ACCA, CIM etc) and HND, among others may contact us for levels of placement.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian Students: $26
Application Fees for International Students: $50

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply online, purchase an OSN (Online Serial number) using one of the following options:
Option 1
Via Interpay (Mobile Money, Credit Card)
Click here to purchase the OSN using Mobile Money or Credit Card.

As soon as you’re done making the payment, you’ll instantly receive the OSN via email.
Once you have the OSN, click here to apply.

Option 2
Go to any of the following bank branches to purchase OSN (Online Serial number) ADB,Ecobank,Consolidated Bank, Golden Link Savings & Loans, Access Bank  (Please insist to speak with the  branch manager if voucher not available or subsequently email info@wiuc-ghana.edu.gh with any complaints)

Career Opportunities

Career options for this programme can be found in areas like:
– Accountancy
– Advertising
– Banking, Investment and Financial services
– General Management
– HR/Personnel
– Management consultancy
– Public relations
– Retail Management.

Some jobs for graduates therefore include:
– Credit Officer
– Customer Relations Manager
– Bank Manager
– Financial Analyst/Officer/Planner
– Risk/Insurance Manager
– Corporate Controller
– Asset Manager
– Stockbroker

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian Students: $677
Tuition Fees for International Students: $1,367

Tuition Fees per year for Ghanaian Students = GHS.3,900
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = GHS.7872

Fee Payment Options:

**Local students – They can either pay at any branch of Access Bank, CBG Bank, and  ADB bank or at the bank on campus. You’re required to present your Fullname, Student ID, Programme to the teller.
**International Students – All international students are advised to pay their fees from their home countries. Please have your Student ID. Number to hand to the Branch Staff.

NB:
– The University will bear the application cost for the non-citizen ID Card and the Immigration permit for all international students after he/she has paid, 75% (for freshers) or 50% (for continuing students) of the total school fees and registered for the semester. Students are encouraged to submit completed application forms together with all their relevant documents to the International Relations Office for processing. Students are also to note that late registration penalty still stands as the University policy and are requested to settle any outstanding immigration penalties, if any, to be in good standing and enjoy this privilege. Please contact the International Relations Office at aroland@wiuc-ghana.edu.gh for questions or concerns.
– Nigerian students can pay naira into Zenith Bank and Access Bank in Nigeria

Lecturers

Lecturers of the Business School:

– PROFESSOR KOFI A OSEI
HOD (Accounting & Finance) / Lecturer

– DR. KWASI ADDEI MENSAH
HOD(General Business) / Lecturer

– DR. EMELIA AMOAKO-ASIEDU
HOD(Management and Marketing) / Lecturer

– DR. CHARLES ACHEAMPONG
HOD (Extra Mural Studies) / Lecturer

– MRS. LORETTA SYLVIA TETTEH
Lecturer

– MRS. AMA GAINES
Lecturer

– MR. ALEX KWAME ABASI
Lecturer

– MR. ERIC BENJAMIN HAYFRON
Lecturer

– MS. EVELYN MAAME AMA ASSAN
Lecturer

– MR. FRANCIS ABLORDE
Lecturer

– MR. HARRY SIAW BAMPOE
Lecturer

– REV. ISAAC KWAFO YAWSON
Lecturer

– MRS. IVY ADJEI-NKETIAH
Lecturer

– MR. THOMAS ACHUMBE
Lecturer

– MRS. VIDA ASANTE BOATENG
Lecturer

– MR. KOJO AKUOKOH FRIMPONG
Lecturer

– MR. OSCAR KWADZODE
Lecturer

Relevant Contact

 
School Office
General Enquiries
 
International Relations Office
Responsible for Enquiries from International Students