MBA in Accounting and Finance

About MBA in Accounting and Finance

The MBA in accounting and finance 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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Great East Rd
Lusaka, 10101 Zambia


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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Admission Requirements
Tuition and Fees

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




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

• Online application

• A bachelors degree from a recognized institution

• 5 O’Level results including English with a Satisfactory score

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.







MBA - All Specializations

 Zambian NationalsInternational Students
Application Fee200 ZMK40 USD
Fee Per Subject5,000 ZMK450 USD
Thesis6,000 ZMK550 USD
E-Library FeeIncludedIncluded
Technology FeeIncludedIncluded

Learn Online: MBA Accounting and Finance 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.  

MBA in accounting and finance male student


What can I do with an MBA in accounting and finance

Taking classes in accounting and finance 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 accounting and finance 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.