About MBA in Finance and Accounting

The MBA in  Finance and Accounting through the University of Zambia prepares you for a career in the new age of a global economy.. This 2-year intensive course will give you the combined knowledge of an economics and accounting degree, and the practical knowledge that global financial corporations demand.

You will emerge from the master’s degree in accounting and finance as a career-ready graduate, having learnt topics such as: financial and management accounting, auditing, taxation, business law, economics, risk management, critical thinking, communication, and leadership skills.

Our online degree in accounting and finance is designed to prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career in fields such as financial analysis, credit management, investment management, investment banking, financial advising and more. It can also qualify you for management consulting and corporate finance positions.



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The distance learning degree in finance and accounting with UNZA prepares graduates for careers in business and management. You’ll graduate career-ready – able to meet the demands of a global workplace.

Past graduates have progressed to positions such as a company auditor or finance manager, organizational accounting roles, and private consultants for corporate mergers and acquisitions.

Thanks to the combined knowledge in finance and accounting, this financial accounting degree is an ideal choice for those seeking to land a job in the world of finance and economics.

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Admission Requirements

Simply submit a copy of your transcripts with your application online:

• Online application

• A bachelors degree from a recognized institution

• 6 (Credit)- score or better in 5 subjects including English

Simply submit a copy of your transcripts. International Students Welcome:

  • International students must meet the same admissions requirements
  • Visa not required


This is a 2-year programme designed to prepare students to immediately apply the skills, knowledge and competencies.

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MBA - All Specializations

Zambian NationalsInternational Students
Application Fee200 ZMK40 USD
Semester 120,000 ZMK1800 USD
Semester 220,000 ZMK1800 USD
Semester 320,000 ZMK1800 USD
Thesis6,000 ZMK550 USD
Technology Fee (Per Year)400 ZMK40 USD
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E-Library FeeIncludedIncluded

Learn Online: MBA Finance and Accounting Distance Learning

If you are aspiring for career growth but need to maintain your current role, this online MBA with accounting concentration may be an ideal choice for you. MBA finance and accounting subjects are delivered as a complete 2-year program via a secure online portal with 24/7 access – all you need is an internet connection.

This is a popular learning method for those who are busy with work, family responsibilities, or are juggling multiple projects. With flexible learning arrangements that suit your circumstance and a year-round study option, You’ll be able to reward your enthusiasm to study with a transition to your chosen career, sooner.  

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What can I do with an MBA in finance and accounting

Taking classes in finance and accounting prepares graduates for careers in fields such as financial accounting, exploiting capital and managing risk, strategic analysis, leadership, strategic management, tax strategies and information technology.

What careers will a degree in finance and accounting prepare me for?

Potential career opportunities graduates can expect to qualify for include: Auditor, Accountant, Banker, Business Analyst, Business Consultant, Commercialisation Manager, Finance Manager, Financial Analyst, Financial Services Officer, Forensic Accountant, Taxation Officer, and Investment Consultant.